Eighteenth-Century Russia: Society, Culture, Economy

Papers from the VII International Conference of the Study Group on Eighteenth-Century Russia, Wittenberg 2004

Edited by: Roger Bartlett, Gabriela Lehmann-Carli

This volume brings together forty papers from the Study Group's very successful international conference held in Wittenberg in 2004. The contributors include scholars from Russia, Britain, Germany, Italy and the US: papers are written in English and in Russian. Topics range widely over the life of the Empire and its emerging modern society, institutions and discourses. The volume brings together new research on literature and its social context, on cultural models and reception, on social groups and individuals, on history, law and economy: it offers an exciting interdisciplinary insight into Imperial Russia in the 'long' eighteenth century.

568 pages

Publication Date: 1/26/2007
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783825898878