American Yearbook 2020

Contents

RUSSIA AND THE USA. U.S. FOREIGN POLICY
PAPERS
V.O. Pechatnov
On Some Continuities of Mutual Perceptions of Russia/USSR and the United States………13
D.V. Kuznetsov
USSR, USA, Propaganda and Counter-Propaganda During the Vietnam War, 1964–1973…………………………………………………………………………………………..21
I.K. Lapshina
Dynamics of Russia Perception in the U.S. Public Opinion According to the Gallup Polls, 2014–2019……………………………………………………………………………………38
N.A. Tsvetkova
U.S. Public Diplomacy and Digitalization: New Approaches to Studies…………………….53
N.S. Ivanov
Anti-Americanism in Russia and in Latin America…………………………………………..71
REPORTS
V.K. Shatsillo
About the History of the Failed Alliance. (German Diplomacy and Attempts to Create an American-German-Chinese Alliance in the Far East in the Beginning of the 20th Century)…83
S.V. Listikov
Alliances, Woodrow Wilson, and Russian Socialists, 1918–1919…………………………...99
N.V. Kurkov
The Kedrov Quartet in America, 1920s–1930s. (Russian Twentieth Century in the Cultural and Historical Context)……………………………………………………………………...117
D.A. Ilyin
«Red Threat» in 1917–1918 in the U.S. Press Estimates……………………………………123
I.V. Bystrova
Government Purchasing Commission of the USSR in the USA: Historical Experience of Realization of Lend Lease Program………………………………………………………..131
R.Z. Almaev
American School in Highlighting of the Soviet Authors of the 1940s–1980s………………142
S.N. Belevtseva
Domestic Historiography of American-Soviet/Russian Relations in the Second Half of the 1980s – the First Half of the 1990s…………………………………………………………150
S.Yu. Shenin
The Genesis and Forming of the Modern Foreign Policy Decision-Making Mechanism in the U.S.: Role of Interest Groups, 1940–1950s…………………………………………………159
O.G. Lekarenko
Johnson Administration’s Attitude towards the Great Britain’s Intention to Join the EEC...167
I.V. Mikhailov
NATO Enlargement Problem in Russian-American Relations……………………………...176
B.A. Shiryaev
USA – Russia: Cooperation and Confrontation……………………………………………..184
S.G. Malkin
British Colonial Experience and Chinese Model of the People’s War in the Estimates of the Experts of the RAND Corporation…………………………………………………………..191
A.Yu. Petrov, Yu.S. Egorova
The Origins of the Development of Russian America and Its Perception in the Modern State of Alaska…………………………………………………………………………………….198
Y.G. Akimov
Aleutian and Alaskan Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church, Russian Authorities, and the Propagation of Orthodoxy in North America in the Late 19th Century …………………………...206
A.V. Borzov
American Historiography of the History of the Orthodox Christian Church in the U.S.A. (Case-Study: Journals «St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly» and «Greek Orthodox Theological Review»)……………………………………………………………………….217

THE U.S. HISTORY. DOMESTIC POLITICS
PAPERS
V.V. Sogrin
New in American Revolutions Studies……………………………………………………...224
A.S. Khodnev
Social-Cultural Practices of Public History in the USA…………………………………….249
T.V. Alentieva
The Human Rights Problem in the Context of the American Civil War……………………265
Z.S. Chertina
Ethnic Factor in the USA. Lessons for Russia………………………………………………281
I.A. Tsvetkov
The Profession of History in the U.S. in Trump’s Era………………………………………295
REPORTS
V.V. Prilutskii
Anti-Mormon Political Party in Illinois, 1841–1844………………………………………..310
N.I. Osipov
Unionist Nature of the Compromise Bills of 1850………………………………………….319
M.M. Sirotinskaya
Discourse of Rights of Man in the Context of Discussion in the USA of the Right to Intervention in Europe: View by American Contemporaries (Early 1850s)………………..333
Y.A. Levin
Cold War and Decolonization in the FBI Activities: An Investigation of «Irgun Zvai Leumi»………………………………………………………………………………………340
I.K. Koryakova
Neoliberal Approach in the Interpretation of the U.S. Labor History………………………348
L.M. Troitskaia
Excerpts on the History of Russian-American Relations in Early 19th Century: Some Out-of-the-Way Items of Information and Andrei and Evgeniia Dashkoffs’ Archival Documents…………………………………………………………………………………..354
ACADEMIC EVENTS
L.M. Troitskaia
Scientific Conference «The USA and Russia. Mutual Relations. Mutual Perceptions. Studies» (Moscow, November 20–21, 2019)………………………...................................................364.
ANNIVERSARIES
V.L. Mal’kov – Ninetieth Anniversary……………………………………………………366
A.Yu. Petrov
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences N.N. Bolkhovitinov (90th Anniversary) October 26, 1930 – October 1, 2008………………………………………………………369
V.V. Sogrin – Seventy-Fifth Anniversary…………………………………………………375
IN MEMORIAM
G.P. Kuropiatnik (1924–2019) ……………………………………………………………387
BIBLIOGRAPHY
Russian Publications on the U.S. and Canadian History, 2019–2020 (comp. T.Yu. Lavrent’eva)…………………………………………………………………………………389
Authors………………………………………………………………………………………411