- Words: 692
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: History - Asian
- Paper #: 81535553
Using information from throughout the course, how would you assess Russia as a part of Europe? Culturally, politically, economically?
Russia's geographic proximity to both Asia and Europe has resulted in a distinctive coloration and mixed identities. There is an apparent tendency on the part of many Russians to align themselves with Europe. Reviewing Chepurina's (2011) assertion, this identification appears to be influenced by a preferred association -- much like a person