POLIS Contents 3 - 1995



PRESENTING THIS ISSUE
Editorial Introduction. Presenting This Issuep.4

ARTICLES
Gorbachev M.S. To the Decennium of Perestroika: Foreign Policy, 1985-1995 p.6

PROBLEMS AND JUDGMENTS
Krivokhizha V.I. Russia in the New Structure of International Relations (Outlines of a Concept of National Security) p.9
Sorokin K.E. Russia's Geopolitics in the "Near" and "Further" Abroad: Praxiological Dimensions p.23

VERSION
Dragunsky D.V. Ethno-Political Processes in the Post-Soviet Area and the Reconstruction of Northern Eurasia p.40

FROM A POLITICAL SCIENTIST'S VIEWPOINT
Arato A. The Rise, Decline and Reconstruction of the Concept of Civil Society, and Directions for Future Research p.48
Peregudov S.P. Civil Society: a "Tri-Nomic" or a "Mono-Nomic" Model? p.58
Abazov R.F. Islamic Revival in the Post-Soviet Central Asia p.61
Ilyin M.V. Words and Meanings: Will p.68

ANTI-MILITARISM AND THE DESTINIES OF CIVILIZATION
Timofeyev T.T. Anti-Fascist Struggle and People's Masses p.78
Yevzerov R.Ya. World War as the 20th Century Phenomenon p.83
Plimak Ye.G. 1914-1918, 1939-1945, ...?... p.87
Undasynov I.N. What Was the Nature of World War II? p.92
Agayev S.L. Hitlerism, Stalinism, Totalitarianism: Realities and Terms p.94
Yazhborovskaya I.S. The World Wars and the Fates of Central and South-East Europe p.97

RUSSIA TODAY
Afanasyev M.N. Electors' Behaviour and Electoral Politics in Russia p.105
Nikolsky S.A. Problem of Reforming Agriculture p.117

DIMENSIONS OF CULTURE
Miller A.I. The Image of Russia and of Russians in West-Ukrainian Press p.124

REFLECTING ON MATTERS IN PRINT
Istyagin L.G. The "Art of the Possible" in Terms of Science p.133

HISTORY RECENT AND REMOTE
Abramov V.F. Democratic Practices of the Russian Zemstvo p.145
Sorokin A.K. The State and Enterprise in Russia (Historical Experience of Pre-October Modernization) p.151

RETROACTIVE COMMUNICATION
Rashitov F.A. Once More on the Menshevist Alternative 1917 p.157