Wilson Center Experts

Jonathan Dekel-Chen

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Lecturer, Institute of Contemporary Jewry and Department of Russian and Slavic Studies, Hebrew University
Wilson Center Project(s):
A World of Good: Jewish Philanthropy and Politics in Russia and the USSR, 1890s-1990s
Sep 01, 2006
Oct 01, 2006

Project Summary

The project examines the impact of organized Western philanthropic activity on the politics of the Russian state from the 1890s, particularly from the 1920s, until the transfer of power from the Yeltsin to the Putin administrations in the late 1990s.