European University at St. Petersburg

New Program on Arctic/Siberian Studies

in Sibirica

This report describes the status of Severovedenie (Arctic/Siberian social sciences) in today's Russia in the context of the worldwide growing interest in the Arctic region. It also presents a new educational program in Severovedenie launched in 2011 by the European University at St. Petersburg. The article discusses theoretical and methodological issues of contemporary approach to Arctic/Siberian studies.

Sibirica

Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies