Title

Review of the book The Captive and the Gift: Cultural Histories of Soviereignty in Russia and the Caucasus by Bruce Grant

Document Type

Article

Document Subtype

Book/Media Review

Publication Date

10-2010

Publication Source

Europe-Asia Studies

Volume

62

Issue

8

Inclusive pages

1404-1406

Publisher

Routledge/Taylor and Francis Group

ISBN/ISSN

09668136

Peer Reviewed

yes

Abstract

Bruce Grant's creative and timely book blends anthropology, history and literary criticism in exploring the ‘everyday idioms by which the Russian Empire and its later communist successors worked to cement control over the Caucasus’ (p. 98).

Disciplines

Anthropology | Cultural History | Social and Cultural Anthropology | Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies

 
 

Link to Original Published Item

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09668136.2010.504390