This is a list of recent HIST 485 research papers in Russian and Soviet history written by history majors at the University of Mary Washington.
Emely V. Amaya, “Vladimir Putin: Moving Russia Forward with Traditional Values”
Irene A. Switzer, “Evolution of a Nation: National Awakening of the Former Soviet Socialist Republic of Georgia from 1956 to 1991”
Kyle M. McLean, “‘Nationalist in Form, Socialist in Content:’ Nation-Building and Localized Propaganda in Soviet Central Asia, 1917-1928”
Catherine E. Dexter, “The Unorthodox Russian Church: A New Approach to the Origins of Peter the Great’s Church Reforms”
Matthew C. Long, “The Value and Perceptions of European Travel Accounts of Peter the Great and St. Petersburg, 1703-1725”
Lauren R. Lusk, “Molding the Soviet Mind: Daily Tactics of Social Collectivization in Magnitogorsk”
Megan R. McCrum, “The Resurrection of Religion in Soviet Russia: A Result of Bolshevik Utilitarianism”