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Russian News and TV Sites
Pro-Russian social media
For Mother Russia - a pro-Russian, anti-Western Facebook page with some coverage of events in Ukraine
Searching for scholarly resources on media and propaganda war
In order to find scholarly materials on this subject go to SUBJECT DATABASES on the GWU library website. Then go to A to Z list and choose the productive databases listed below. For your searches use key words such as: Hybrid warfare AND Ukraine; Hybrid warfare AND Russia; Media war AND Ukraine; Propaganda war AND Ukraine; Disinformation AND Ukraine.
For assistance with database searching please, contact Global Resources Center librarian Mark Yoffe.
ABI/Inform Complete Plus A great starting place for business research, this database covers business conditions, trends, management techniques, corporate strategies, and industry-specific topics worldwide. Includes articles from magazines, trade publications, and scholarly journals.
Communication & Mass Media Complete Covers magazines and scholarly journals in the fields of mass media and communication studies. Combines the resources formerly known as CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index.
JSTOR Back issues of core scholarly journals in subjects including African-American studies, anthropology, Asian studies, classics, ecology, economics, education, finance, history, literature, mathematics, philosophy, political science, population studies, sociology, and statistics. Includes free Early-Journal Content, journals published before 1923 in the U.S. and before 1870 outside of the U.S.
PAIS Index Covers journal articles, books, conference proceedings, and other literature on the full range of political, social, and public policy issues. Also included is information about websites, publications and organizations.
Political Science Database Full text access to over 450 political science and international relations journals as well as dissertations, country reports, and policy papers.
ProQuest Central Multidisciplinary database covering both scholarly sources and popular content. Includes the contents of ProQuest Research Library, ABI-Inform, and U.S. and International Newsstreams, as well as various ProQuest disciplinary collections.
ProQuest Research Library Plus Covers a wide range of subject matter in both popular and scholarly periodicals. Also includes Proquest's Computing, Education, Religion, Science, Social Science and Telecommunication Journal modules.
Ukrainian contra-propaganda and Russian independent news sites
"Maskirovka" -- Russian Deception Tactics
'Maskirovka' is the Russian military strategy of deception, involving techniques to surprise and deceive the enemy. Here are some links that explore the various tactics used, with a particular focus on the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.
Changing Public Opinion in Russia
A New Wave of Russian Nationalism? What Really Changed in Public Opinion after Crimea
How did the media coverage of the dramatic events of 2014, including the annexation of Crimea and the onset of violent armed conflict in eastern Ukraine, transform the opinion of Russians regarding their ethnic identity, nation, and state? Find out in this July 2015 analysis of public opinion research published by PONARS Eurasia, an international network of academics that advances new policy approaches to research and security in Russia and Eurasia.
How to identify media fakes
Books from Gelman library on propaganda