B4 - White Russification and Authoritarianism Belarus, T. Bohn
B4 - White Russification and Sovietisation. Belarus between Polish-Russian Tensions 1905-2015
Which role did geopoltics, the experience of catastrophe and modernisation play in nation-building and the system of rule in society?
Why were interwar Bolsheviks interested in a multicultural capital city for the Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic?
How did non-Russian ‘minorities‘ circumvent social engineering and which conclusions did Bolsheviks draw afterwards?
Director: Prof. Dr. Thomas Bohn
Doctoral Candidate: Mark Berman, M.A.