The Evolution in the Area of the Church-State Relations in the West Republics of the USSR in the Period of Perestroika

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In the article are researched the changes in the church-state relations that took place in the west republics of the USSR in the 1988-1991. The author analyses the evolution of the republican governments` position concerning the religion and the church. In the article it is noticed that when the distance between the republican government and the Union centre becomes wider, then the change of the republican leadership's politics in the religious question becomes evident, especially concerning the «national» confessions.

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N A Belyakova

Lomonosov Moscow State University

Кафедра истории стран Ближнего ЗарубежьяИнформационно-аналитический центр по изучению общественно-политических процессов на постсоветском пространствеИсторический факультет; Московский государственный университет им. М.В. Ломоносова; Lomonosov Moscow State University


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