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Scholarly Publications

Russia and the West

December 1998

The Russia that emerged from the ruins of the Soviet Union at the end of 1991 is a new country, conducting a new foreign policy.

Revolutionary Ideas, State Interests, and Russian Foreign Policy

December 1995

Western analysts have become increasingly alarmed with Russia's assertive foreign policy -- in both the economic and the political/strategic spheres -- toward the new states of the former Soviet...

Other Publications

An Alliance That Really Works

November 2002

The celebration in Prague should have been more raucous. The most successful alliance in world history has extended to corners of Europe unimaginable just a few years ago.

News

Five foreign policy questions for Obama and Romney

October 2012

With the third and final debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney set to focus on foreign policy, researchers from the Freeman Spogli Institute ask the questions they want answered and...

Call for Papers: "Region, State, Nation, Community: New Research in Scandinavian and Baltic Studies"

September 2009

AABS welcomes papers, panels, and roundtable presentations for the first joint conference of Scandinavian and Baltic Studies in the United States.

Estonian President Voices Support for Foreign Policy Based on Democratic Values

April 2006

A foreign policy firmly grounded in democratic values makes it possible for small states to stand up for their rights in the face of the shifting interests of large states, Estonia's President...

Events

How Conquest Transformed Northern Europe

November 12, 2014

/*-->*/ This lecture is the first in a new series co-sponsored by The Europe Center and the Stanford Archaeology Center on how modern Europe has been shaped by the concepts, materials and ideology...

War, Revolution and Freedom: the Baltic Countries in the 20th Century (Conference Day 1)

October 8, 2014

Conference Agenda for Day 1, October 8, 2014:   9:00 AM Welcome Remarks – Eric T. Wakin, Robert H.

In the Name of Freedom: Vaira Vike-Freiberga, Former President of Latvia

April 5, 2012

Professor Ausma Cimdina is a prominent Latvian literary scholar and critic specializing in Latvian, Baltic, and East European literary relationships as well as Feminist Studies and Theory of...

People

Waka Takahashi Brown Instructor and Manager, Stanford e-Japan
Stefanie Orrick Lamb Curriculum Consultant