Working Paper: A Brief Introduction to Old Russia

6 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2019 Last revised: 6 Feb 2019

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Puranjay K. Vedi

University of Delhi - Faculty of Law

Date Written: November 19, 2018

Abstract

The following discussion pertains to the issue of serfdom, which was adopted as a part of fiscal-military state policy, after overthrowing the Tartar yoke. The objective is to reveal the foundation of Russian secular model and some early instances of abolition of religion in Old Russia.

Keywords: Russian Orthodox Church, schism of 1054, serfdom, serf, Old Believers, emancipation of serfs

Suggested Citation

Vedi, Puranjay K., Working Paper: A Brief Introduction to Old Russia (November 19, 2018). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3320957 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3320957

Puranjay K. Vedi (Contact Author)

University of Delhi - Faculty of Law ( email )

New Delhi
India

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