Presidential Power in Russia (New Russian Political System)

Presidential Power in Russia (New Russian Political System) Author Eugene Huskey
ISBN-10 156324537X
ISBN-13 9781563245374
Year 1999-09-25
Pages 250
Language English
Publisher Routledge
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This is the first major assessment of the role of the presidency in Russia s difficult transition form communist rule Huskey analyzes the establishment and functioning of the Russian presidency as an institution and in relation to the other leading institutions of state the government parliament courts and regional authorities Although this is not a biography of the first president Boris Yeltsin his allies and his rivals loom large in the study of a critical phase in the creation of a new Russian political system

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