Wilson Center Experts

Shoshana Keller

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Assistant Professor, Hamilton College
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Struggle Against Islam in Uzbekistan, 1917 - 1941
Oct 01, 1994
Nov 01, 1994

Project Summary

the Soviet attempt to destroy Islam in Uzbekistan before World War II; how policy toward Islam was developed, executed, and by whom; the vast gulf between policy as it was designed in Moscow and as it was executed in Uzbekistan