Wilson Center Experts

Alexander Duka

Fulbright-Research Scholar, Kennan Institute
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Chair, Department of Sociology of Authorities, Power Structures and Civil Society, Institute of Sociology, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg
Wilson Center Project(s):
Institutionalization of Power Elites in Post-Communist Countries
Feb 29, 2008
Sep 01, 2008

Subjects: Political Science,Postcommunism

Project Summary

The research project examined from the following points of view: creation of the new formal norms and frames in order to control the main resources of society; process of occupation of the members of definite social groups; and the process of emergence and maintenance of sustainable patterns of practices of upper strata in public and private life.