Wilson Center Experts

Leila Agayevna Aliyeva

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
President, Center for National and International Studies
Wilson Center Project(s):
Ethnic Identity in the Post Soviet Era
Jul 01, 1995
Nov 30, 1995

Project Summary

Study of the ethnic, cultural and religious identities - their hierarchy, interdependence, level of multiplicity, in ethnic groups which will serve as one of the indicators of the level of ethnic sensitivity; investigation of the content of the historical memory, correlation between the days of glory and chosen traumas, existence of the enemy image; investigation of the time prospective of ethnic groups: study of the dominating type of personality in each of the ethnic groups with future orientation past orientation or present one; study of the value systems of the ethnic groups