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Book chapter
Modern Russian and Soviet Drug Suppression

Vasilyev P.

In bk.: The Oxford Handbook of Global Drug History. Oxford University Press, 2022. Ch. 20. P. 373-388.

Working paper
Language and Cultural Contacts in the Russian-Nordic Borderlands: Change and Continuity

Vlakhov A., Deresh A., Mironova E. et al.

Linguistics. WP BRP. НИУ ВШЭ, 2021. No. 108.

News

The First History Student Conference of Higher School of Economics “ From Huge Comparisons to Thick Descriptions: Historical Research and Interpretation”

On October 1–4, 2014, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Saint Petersburg, will host the university's first history student conference. 

"Mobilisation", "Chaos" and "Crisis": Terminological Reflections on the Russian Empire's Great War, 1914-1917

September 4, at 18.00. Professor of Modern European History Anthony Heywood from the University of Aberdeen will give a talk on "Mobilisation", "Chaos" and "Crisis": Terminological Reflections on the Russian Empire's Great War, 1914-1917" at the regular Research Seminar "Boundaries of History" of the Center for Historical Research and the Department of History of the Higher School of Economics in Saint Petersburg.

Society and Politics in the Time of Imperial Crisis

August 23, 2014. The Department of History of Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg held the first workshop within the framework of the international research project “Comparative Historical Studies of Empire and Nationalism.” Professor Ronald Suny (University of Michigan and HSE-SPb) and Professor Alexander Semyonov (HSE-SPb) chaired the workshop that was focused on “Society and Politics in the Time of Imperial Crisis.”

The Second World Congress of Environmental History

Associated professor Julia Lajus, associated professor Alexandra Bekasova, associated professor Marina Loskutova, and junior research fellow Elena Kochetkova took part in the Second World Congress of Environmental History. The event was held in July, 2014 at the Minho university in Guimarães (Portugal). The aim of the congress was providing scholars with a space for discussions on topics related to environmental history.

Law between Revolution and Tradition: Russian and Finnish Revolutionary Legal Acts, 1917–18

The article "Law between Revolution and Tradition: Russian and Finnish Revolutionary Legal Acts, 1917–18" by Tatiana Borisova (co-authored with Jukka Siro), an Associate Professor of the Faculty of History, was published in Comparative Legal History which is the leading peer-reviewed international journal of legal history. 

Summer University

21-14 July Associate Professor Julia Lajus taught a course “Introduction to History of Science and Technology” in the framework of the Summer University at NRU HSE in Moscow. 

Faculty of History congratulates Ivan Sablin for the successful defense of his thesis and passing the exam for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

Ivan Sablin worked on his thesis “Buryat-Mongol, Buddhist, and Socialist: Transcultural Spaces and Boundary Construction in Post-Imperial Asia, 1917–1923” at the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context” at the University of Heidelberg, Germany, where he was part of the Graduate Program for Transcultural Studies.

Sergey Glebov, Assistant Professor of History in Smith College and Amherst College arrives at the faculty of history, HSE-St Petersburg.

In autumn 2014 professor Sergey Glebov arrives at the faculty of history. He will be making his research and participating in working seminars of the International Research Project under the guidance of leading international scholar Ronald Suny “Comparative Historical Studies of Empire and Nationalism”.

Nathan Marcus will join the Department of History of the Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg in September of 2014

Nathan Marcus, joins the Department of History of the Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg.

The First History Student Conference of Higher School of Economics

Student Conference "From Huge Comparisons to Thick Descriptions: Historical Research and Interpretation" will take place in Saint Petersburg on October 8–11, 2014.