Website of the Nixon Center whose mission is to explore ways of enhancing American security and prosperity while taking into account the legitimate perspectives of other nations. The Center has five main programs: Chinese Studies, Immigration and National Security, International Security and Energy Programs, Regional Strategic Programs (Middle East, Caspian Basin and South Asia) and U.S.-Russia Relations. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
An online international social sciences journal devoted to the armed forces and power institutions of post-Soviet societies. The journal's focus is the comparative and multi-disciplinary study of the structures and forces that make up the security systems, administrations and institutions employing armed personnel in all the Republics of the Former Soviet Union (FSU). Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).
Contributor:Center for Research and Study on Post Soviet Societies and Institutions
The color images included in this Web site were obtained by automatically registering three images, originally captured by Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich Prokudin-Gorskiĭ in black and white on glass plate negatives, using red, green and blue filters to obtain a color image. The computer program that combines these three images to form a color composite image was written in MATLAB by Frank Dellaert using computer-vision technology ...
The SOVA Center conducts informational and research work on such topics as nationalism and racism, relations between the churches and the secular society, and political radicalism. The Center is also interested in the problems of human rights, especially in the problem of misuse of counter-extremism measures. Initial page appears in Russian; English translation tab in upper right corner. Web Site. electronic | Electronic (Form).