4, 2011

Contents

ARTICLES

  • Majorov M.V. Russia and Europe: History and the Present;
  • Ljubin V.P.Italy in Struggle for “Irredenta;
  • Maryina V.V. Slovakia in the War against the USSR. 1941-1945;
  • Kurto O.I. The Domestic Historical Literature about the Russian Presence in China;

EDUCATION QUESTIONS

  • Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences Pivovar E.I. Perfection of Historical Knowledge. From experience of the Russian State University for the Humanities ;
  • Vjazemsky E.E. The State Educational Standard And Historical Education in Russia;

PUBLICATIONS

  • Pechatnov V.O. I.V.Stalin's Correspondence with W. Churchill in the Autumn 1941 (Based on New Documents of the Russian and British Archives);

HISTORIOGRAPHY AND SOURCE

  • Egorova N.I., Gajduk I.V. The Cambridge History of the Cold War”;Okuneva L.S. Models of Regional Integration: the General and Especial;
  • Smirnov V.P. «The French Year-Book»: 10 Years Later;

HISTORICAL SCIENCE IN THE CIS COUNTRIES

  • Vronskaya T.G., Lysenko A.E. (Ukraine) Features of the Military Justice during the First Period of the Great Patriotic War;

DOCUMENTARY ESSAYS

  • Buharin N.I., Jazhborovsky I.S. Władysław Gomułka on History Turns;
  • Boroznjak A.I. The Obituary which These Misters Have Deserved. The Nazi Past of the German Diplomats;

THE FACTS, EVENTS, PEOPLE

  • Vitalieva A.I. The Ideologist of English Whigs E. Burke;

BOOK REVIEWS

ACADEMIC LIFE

Summaries and keywords of the published materials

M.V. Majorov. Russia and Europe: History and the Present

The author considers the history of forming of balance of power in Europe, estimates a role of the USA in formation of the European policy, analyzes variants of ways of the European safety, underlines that without Russia the European safety can't be guaranteed.

Keywords: System of Balance of Power, the European Safety, the NATO

V.P.Ljubin. Italy in Struggle for “Irredenta

Article is dated for the 150th anniversary of unification of Italy in 1861. Process of unification proceeded and in 20 century. Italy struggled for joining of the frontier earths occupied by Italians which were a part of Austro-Hungary, and has received them, having broken a neutrality and having entered the First World War on party of Triple Entente. This theme is shined in article.

Keywords: Irredenta, Trieste, Cisleithanien

V.V. Maryina. Slovakia in the War against the USSR. 1941-1945

Based on the archival documents, the author characterizes participation of Slovakia in the war against the USSR on an example of the Slovak Minister of Defence F. Čatloš; In the beginning Čatloš cooperated with Hitlerite Germany, and then under the influence of military victories of Red Army he has come over to the Soviet party.

Keywords: Ferdinand Čatloš, Slovakia republic, Rýchla divízia

O.I. Kurto. The Domestic Historical Literature about the Russian Presence inChina

In the article the author represents the literature devoted to Russian presence in China which she divides into three stages: pre-revolutionary, Soviet and modern, according to the author the most fruitful in connection with considerable expansion of a circle of the studied themes.

Keywords: Russian spiritual mission in Beijing, Chinese Eastern Railway, Dionisiy Pozdijaev, Zhelta republic.

E.I. Pivovar. Perfection of Historical Knowledge. From experience of the Russian State University for the Humanities

In the article the 20-year-old experience of the Russian State University for the Humanities on perfection of the higher humanitarian, in particular historical, education is analyzed. The author comes to the conclusion that processes of modernization of science and education going in the country put in the forefront a problem of perfection of historical knowledge.

Keywords: Science and Education Modernization, modern humanitarian education, historical science and education, the Russian State University for the Humanities.

E.E.Vjazemsky. The State Educational Standard And Historical Education in Russia;

In the article Federal state educational standards of the second generation () are considered, the basic problems of profile education are defined, the new educational standard on history is analyzed, requirements to results of historical education are formulated.

Keywords: Federal state educational standards of the general secondary education, the new educational standard on history, the First All-Russia congress of teachers of history and social science, the requirement to results of historical education.

V.O.Pechatnov. I.V.Stalin's Correspondence with W. Churchill in the Autumn 1941 (Based on New Documents of the Russian And British Archives)

In the publication the author analyzes the new documents of the Russian and British archives devoted to relations between I.V. Stalin and W. Churchill in drama months of autumn 1941

Keywords: the Soviet-German front, the Soviet-English union, Lend-Lease, Stalin, Churchill, Mayskij, Eden.

Egorova N.I., Gajduk I.V. The Cambridge History of the Cold War”

The Cambridge History of the Cold War published in 2010 represents includes articles written by 73 scholars from 18 countries and is aimed at explaining origins, dynamics and the outcome of the Cold War on the basis of analysis of geopolitical, ideological, social and economic factors that influenced the system of international relations in the post-World War II world.

Keywords: «Cold War», Historiography, the international relations in century, ideology, economic and cultural interaction.

Okuneva L.S. Models of Regional Integration: the General and Especial;

The author in detail characterizes the detailed manual on the named theme, written by incorporated collective of scientists of the historical faculty of the Moscow State University and the Russian State University for the Humanities..

Keywords: Regional integration, the Lisbon contract, the European Union, the Caribbean association of Free Trade

V.P. Smirnov. The French year-book: 10 years later

The author analyzes history of the new French year-book, published since 2000, over the last 10 years.

Keywords: the French year-book, A.V.Chudinov, V.M.Dalin.

T.G.Vronskaya, A.E.Lysenko. (Ukraine) Features of the Military Justice During the First Period of the Great Patriotic War

In the article the Ukrainian historians consider activity of military courts in the initial stage of the Great Patriotic War and legal base, on which they should work. It is noticed also that in some cases military retaliatory bodies showed unjustified cruelty.

Keywords: the Great Patriotic War, military courts, desertion, protecting groups.

N.I. Buharin, I.S. Jazhborovsky. Władysław Gomułka On History Turns

In the essay the life and political activity of the known polish politician and statesman Władysław Gomulka is considered. Throughout 14 years Gomulka defined the internal and foreign policy of Poland. Under his management the national economy modernization has been carried out. His main foreign policy success – signing in December, 1970 of the contract with Germany about normalization of Polish-German relations and the Polish western border.

Keywords: Post-war history of Poland, Gomulka, the Polish October, 1956, March events of 1968, event of December, 1970 in Poland.

A.I.Boroznjak. The Obituary which These Misters Have Deserved. The Nazi Past of the German Diplomats

In the essay written on the basis of published in Germany in 2010 documents about activity of diplomats of "the Third Reich, it is told about the Nazi past of the diplomats serving in the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Germany. The author analyzes the course, results and lessons of modern discussion in scientific and public circles of Germany about a role of the German Ministry for Foreign Affairs in crimes of Hitlerite regime and about inclusion of Nazi diplomats in structure of the West German foreign policy department.

Keywords: diplomacy of the Nazi regime, the Nuremberg process, diplomacy of Germany, a historiography of Germany, "Cold War".