Wilson Center Experts

Nicholas Breyfogle

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Assistant Professor, Ohio State University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Of Heretics and Colonizers: Religious Dissent and Russian Settlement on the Transcaucasian Frontier 1830 - 1880
Term:
Jun 01, 1997
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Jun 01, 1997

Project Summary

a new historical perspective on the dual processes of colonial expansion and internal migration thoughout he settlement of Russian religious sectarians in Transcaucasia, 1830-1880 Exploration of Russian colonization through the migrants’ eyes at their interactions with state authorities, indigenous peoples and among themselves. Imperialization