РУССКИЙ НАРОД В РЕВОЛЮЦИИ 1917 ГОДАВ МЕМУАРАХ ВОЕННОГО АТТАШЕВЕЛИКОБРИТАНИИ АЛЬФРЕДА НОКСА

О.С. Поршнева
2017 Dialog so vremenem  
The author provides an interpretation of Alfred Knox's memoirs "With the Russian Army. The Diary of a Military Attache. 1914-1917" in order to reconstruct the Russian people's image in perception of this western witness of the 1917 Russian revolution. The influence of Russian revolution events, cultural norms, ethno-stereotypes, and individual perception on the Alfred Knox's interpretation strategy has been researched by the methods of historical imagology. The author discusses Knox's
more » ... es Knox's explanation of the Russian people's temper, soldiers', officers', and political leaders' behavior as its representation. Knox's interpretation of wide-spread Russian auto-stereotypes and his "colonial discourses" have also been taken into consideration. Keywords: Knox, memoirs, 1917 Russian revolution, Russian people, ethno-stereotypes, colonial stereotypes.
doi:10.21267/aquilo.2017.59.6174 fatcat:ox7u6ls66vaxzfwde22yb2y5l4