Wilson Center Experts

Darima D Amogolonova

Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Senior Researcher, Institute for Mongolian, Budihist and Tibetian Studies Affiliation: Senior Researcher, Institute for Mongolian, Buddhist and Tibetan Studies of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Ulan-Ude, Russia
Wilson Center Project(s):
Siberian Ethnic Alites Versus Challenges of GlobalizationSiberian Ethnic Elites and the Challenges of Globalization
Sep 01, 2008
Feb 28, 2009

Project Summary

The post-soviet realities are characterized by huge rise of ethnopolitical mobilization. Displays of ethnic nationalism and its influence on public minding have both similar and important specific features that are connected with traditional mentality and functioning of social institutes. The Project is aimed at revealing of pricipal and secondary idologems that constitute modern social mythological constants among Buryats, Tuvinians, Khakasses, and Yakuts, as well as mechanisms and ways of such impact.