Seminar 29th April 2005

seminarRole of Elites in Russia and in the Eastern Europe

Organized by the Finnish Graduate School for Russian and East European Studies
29 April 2005 10.00-
at Aleksanteri Institute, Lecture room, Töölönkatu 3 A, 5th Floor



Political elites under Putin
Dr Olga Kryhstanovskaya
(Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences)


Theoretical perspectives on the role of elites in East European transformation
Dr Henri Vogt
(Department of Political Science, University of Helsinki)


Panel discussion: The role of elites and the significance of elite studies in post-communist societies
Chaired by Dr Markku Kangaspuro,
(Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki)


Registrations by 25 April 2005 to Ira Jänis-Isokangas,
email: ira.janis-isokangas[at] or tel +358-9-19128622