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Author Faller, Helen M.

Title Nation, language, Islam : Tatarstan's sovereignty movement / Helen M. Faller
Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 333 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents How Tatar nation-builders came to be -- What Tatarstan letters to the editor (1990-1993) reveal about the unmaking of Soviet people -- Creating Soviet people : the meanings of alphabets -- Cultural difference and political ideologies -- Repossessing Kazan -- Kazan in black and white -- Mong and the national reproduction of collective sorrow -- Words apart
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Islam and politics -- Russia (Federation) -- Tatarstan.
Islam and state -- Russia (Federation) -- Tatarstan.
Nationalism -- Russia (Federation) -- Tatarstan.
Tatar language -- Political aspects.
Tatar language -- Social aspects.
Tatars -- Russia (Federation) -- Tatarstan -- Ethnic identity.
Tatarstan (Russia) -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.
Tatarstan (Russia) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1441694625 (electronic bk.)
9639776904 (electronic bk.)
9781441694621 (electronic bk.)
9789639776906 (electronic bk.)