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Author Kassymbekova, Botakoz, author.

Title Despite cultures : early Soviet rule in Tajikistan / Botakoz Kassymbekova.

Published Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource.
Series Central Eurasia in context series
Central Eurasia in context.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Chronology -- Introduction -- An open-air rule -- A nation to serve empire -- Empire as a personal responsibility -- An empire of numbers -- An empire of chauvinists and nationalists -- An empire of inner struggles -- An empire of liars -- A speechless empire.
Summary "Despite Cultures examines the strategies and realities of the Soviet state-building project in Tajikistan during the 1920s and 1930s. As Kassymbekova reveals, the local ruling system was built upon an intricate network of individuals, whose stated loyalty to communism was monitored through a chain of command that stretched from Moscow through Tashkent to Dushanbe/Stalinabad"--Provided by publisher.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Political culture -- Tajikistan -- History -- 20th century.
Communism -- Tajikistan -- History -- 20th century.
Local government -- Tajikistan -- History -- 20th century.
Nation-building -- Tajikistan -- History -- 20th century.
Soviet Union -- Relations -- Tajikistan.
Tajikistan -- Relations -- Soviet Union.
Tajikistan -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780822981473 (electronic bk.)
0822981475 (electronic bk.)
9780822964193 (paperback ; acid-free paper)