Wilson Center Experts

John Peter Ziker

Research Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Assistant Professor, Boise State University
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Dolgan and Nganasan of Northern Siberia: Rapid Social Change, Community Viability and Land Tenure
Term:
Jul 01, 1999
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Dec 01, 1999

Project Summary

Integrates archival and field investigations conducted in the Taimyr Autonomous Region from 1995 through 1997. Tracks the ways that indigenous peoples are dealing with the dissolution of state socialism and subsequent economic collapse in terms of current political, social and economic change in regional Russia.