"This monograph is the result of two legal panels which we organized in Helsinki as part of the annual Aleksanteri Institute's Conferences"--P. [xi].
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Introduction. Legal front of the Cold War : why? / Tatiana Iu. Borisova and William B. Simons -- Talking across the fence : Cold-War academic cooperation in the legal sphere / Jane Henderson -- Soviet law and perestroika revisited / Albert J. Schmidt -- The new political polarization of the world and the reform of state property management in Russia / Zlata E. Benevolenskaya -- The relevance of the Cold War for Russian jurisprudence : private law / Leena Lehtinen -- Russian international law and indeterminacy : Cold War and post-Soviet dynamics / Boris N. Mamlyuk -- Separation of powers without checks and balances : the failure of the semi-presidentialism and the making of the Russian constitutional system, 1991-1993 / William Partlett -- The impact of the Cold War on Soviet and US law : reconsidering the legacy / Paul B. Stephan.
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