Journal of Siberian Federal University. Humanities & Social Sciences / Siberian Regionalism and Power in Siberia in the Second Half of the 19th Century

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Journal of Siberian Federal University. Humanities & Social Sciences: 2017, Vol. 10, Issue 8
Kostyuk, Vladimir V.
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Kostyuk, Vladimir V.: Krasnoyarsk State Institute of Arts 22 Lenin Str., Krasnoyarsk, 660049, Russia;
regionalism; D.G. Anuchin; N.G. Kaznakov; G.N. Potanin; N.M. Yadrintsev; “local interests”

This article examines the formation and development of the regional movement in Siberia in the second half of the 19th century. The author enlists basic directions of practical activity of regionalists and describes a complex relationship between the Siberian intelligentsia and representatives of central and local authorities. The need for reform in Siberia was felt by various strata of Russian society. The autocratic authorities tried to find adequate management models. In the beginning, these were attempts to modernize the system of bureaucratic power, then under the public pressure the officials made a promise to introduce zemstvo institutions in Siberia. The intelligentsia since its appearance in the region had been proposing alternative reform projects in Siberia

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