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The limits of Russia's 'soft power'
Journal of Political Power (2016)
  • Peter Rutland, Wesleyan University
  • Andrei Kazantsev
Russia’s efforts to boost its ‘soft power’ influence have not been very successful. This is because of a misunderstanding of the character of soft power, compounded by increased use of military force in recent years which undermined Russia’s soft power image.
  • Russia,
  • soft power,
  • Putin,
  • Russia Today
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Peter Rutland and Andrei Kazantsev. "The limits of Russia's 'soft power'" Journal of Political Power (2016)
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