B5 - A Part of the Russian World? Kazakh National History, M. Kirchner
B5 - A Part of the Russian World? Discourse constructions of a Kazakh national history as a strategy to bolster post-Soviet sovereignty
How are discursive political-cultural distinctions drawn from Russia in Kazakhstan? How is a subordinate membership in the ‘Russian World‘ received in Kazakhstan?
What role does Kazakhstan’s national history as a Turkic khanate play?
Analysis of remembrance political discourses and media representations
Determining the position of Kazakh elites among national, Central Asian and post-Soviet identities in the context of the Eurasian Union
Director: Prof. Dr. Mark Kirchner
Doctoral Candidate: Güldane Akbaş, M.A