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The Aleksanteri Institute

Unioninkatu 33 (P.O. Box 42)
00014 University of Helsinki

Past Aleksanteri Conferences

Russian Strategic Culture

Chair: Sirke Mäkinen (University of Tampere, Finland)
Discussant: Hanna Smith (Hybrid CoE / Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland)
Olga Malinova (The Institute of Scientific Information for Social Sciences, Russian Academy of Sciences; National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia): Strategic Culture and Frames of Collective Memory: The Case of Post-Soviet Russia
Graeme Herd (George C. Marshall Center, Germany): Russian Strategic Culture and Alternative Futures
Alexander Sergunin (Saint Petersburg State University, Russia): Civil-Military Relations in Russia: quo vadis?

This panel discusses Russian strategic culture focusing especially on civil-military relations. It looks at the concept itself, asks what Russian strategic culture entails, how it is related to military planning and operations and how it has change and is going to change in the future.