Wilson Center Experts

Alexander Duka

Fulbright-Research Scholar, Kennan Institute
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
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
Term:
Feb 29, 2008
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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.