The Foundations of Russian Law book edited by Professor Muravyeva which is finally out!

This accessible text explains how Russian law works in all its principal areas. It elucidates the main concepts and frameworks behind Russian law, and uses original legal sources and case law to explain how it operates in practice. The contributors, all of whom are leading experts on Russian law, employ original research to further knowledge of the Russian legal profession, legal culture, judiciary and court systems, providing a scholarly and practical account of Russian law for students and scholars alike. It is essential reading for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of the subject.

Preview the Table of Contents here.









Check out Alexander Kondakov’s chapter titled ‘Regulating Desire in Russia’ in the recent publication Research Handbook on Gender, Sexuality and the Law (2020)!

Check out Alexander Kondakov’s and Laurie Essig’s chapter titled ‘A Cold War for the Twenty-First Century: Homosexualism vs. Heterosexualism’ in the recent publication Soviet and Post-Soviet Sexualities (2019)!