Download e-book for kindle: Anti-Americanism: A Perfect Addition to a Russian by U.S. Government,U.S. Military,Department of Defense (DoD)

By U.S. Government,U.S. Military,Department of Defense (DoD)

ISBN-10: 1520873751

ISBN-13: 9781520873756

This record has been professionally switched over for actual flowing-text publication layout copy. This learn analyzes anti-Americanism in Russia throughout the period of Vladimir Putin. the target is to judge Vladimir Putin's anti-Americanism and the political implications of Putinist anti-Americanism inside of Russia.

The important questions that this examine strives to respond to are: (1) What are the roots of Vladimir Putin's anti-Americanism and the anti-American developments of segments of the Russian population from the Nineties to the current day; (2) what's the courting among the development of Putin's anti-Americanism and the anti-American sympathies of the Russian public; and (3) What are the aptitude household political advantages garnered through Putin's hybrid authoritarian regime because of his anti-American rhetoric and coverage positions? This examine concludes that Vladimir Putin is inherently anti-American and the Russian populace's anti-American temper is without delay manipulated through Putin. Putin employs the mechanics of his country to propagate anti-Americanism inside of Russia for household political reasons.

I. PUTINIST AUTHORITARIANISM AND ANTI-AMERICANISM: AN creation * A. objective * B. significance * C. HYPOSTUDY AND conception * D. history * 1. Putin's Evolving Anti-Americanism * 2. Putin's Hybrid-Authoritarian computer * three. Implications of Russians' Anti-Americanism * E. technique AND resources] * F. ROADMAP * II. VLADIMIR PUTIN'S ANTI-AMERICANISM: OUTWARDLY FLUCTUATING yet INTERNALLY constant? * A. PUTIN'S EARLY background * 1. youth and faculty * 2. Into the Shadows: Putin within the KGB and the Case for an extended time period Cognitive Predisposition * B. YELTSIN period * 1. Putin within the Aftermath of cave in * 2. Russia and the West within the Nineteen Nineties: U.S. as an Inadvertent Contributor to Putinist Anti-Americanism * a NATO * b. Balkans * c. monetary cave in and the Absence of U.S. relief * C. PUTIN: A unexpected THRUST INTO THE LIMELIGHT * 1. Putin's Short-Lived Premiership and appearing Presidency * a. predicament in Chechnya * b. Presidential Election of 2000 * D. PUTIN'S FIRST PRESIDENCY * 1. combine Into or With the West. or Neither? * 2. The assaults of September 11 and the Aftermath * three. cohesion: Putin and Bush * four. Iraq and a surprising flip opposed to the US? * five. Elections of 2003 and 2004 * E. PUTIN'S moment PRESIDENCY * 1. Shift from the West * 2. the USA Inadvertently performs into Putin's Hand * a. NATO * b. the way forward for U.S. Unilateralism * c. BMD * d. Western flip via Former Constituent States * three. serious Reciprocity? assault on those that Criticize Him * F. PRESIDENT TO PUPPETMASTER AND again back: PUTIN'S fresh PREMIERSHIP AND go back TO THE PRESIDENCY* 1. Georgia * 2. The Obama-Medvedev Reset: brief Lived or DOA? * three. The 2012 Election and Putin's 3rd time period * four. Ongoing occasions * G. CONCLUSIONS * III. VLADIMIR PUTIN'S RUSSIA: among DEMOCRACY AND DICATORSHIP? * A. WHAT MAKES AN AUTHORITARIAN country? * 1. real Authoritarian States * 2. Hybrid Authoritarian States * B. PUTIN'S AUTHORITARIAN managed DEMOCRACY: THE MECHANISMS * 1. assault the Yeltsin Years * 2. nation regulate and source thought * three. retaining the semblance * a. "Democratic" Elections * b. Political events * C. function OF ELITES AND the general public IN PUTIN'S laptop: AN AUTOCRAT nonetheless ANSWERABLE TO OTHERS? * 1. Elites * 2. the general public at huge * D. end * IV. THE POLITICS OF ANTI-AMERICANISM * A. POLLING standpoint at the RUSSIAN PUBLICS' ANTI-AMERICANISM * 1. The Pre-Putin Years * 2. lower than Putin: Fluctuating or as regular as Putin? * B. ANTI-AMERICANISM OF THE ELITES * 1. Disenchantment lower than Yeltsin * 2. Anti-Americanism to illustrate one's Political Bona Fides * C. PUTIN'S POLITICAL advantages FROM ANTI-AMERICANISM

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