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The Russian Cultural Heritage Abroad. The Participation of the Authorities in Preservation and Development of Historical and Cultural Monuments
The Russian cultural heritage that is located abroad is a long-neglected topic in academic community. The purpose of this study is to investigate the role of Russian and foreign authorities, Russian compatriots, who reside abroad, and Russian research institutions in preservation and development of Russian cultural heritage located abroad. For this reason, the Internet-survey involving 7 cultural institutions from different countries is conducted. Moreover, 3 interviews with the expert in this field are conducted. The expected results could determine the most significant actor in analyzed process, the presence or absence of coordination between actors, some problems in this sphere. Moreover, this research challenges and advances the existing literature by giving definition of development of cultural heritage. From these results it may be stated that the development of the policy on the Russian cultural heritage abroad, cooperation with foreign colleagues and Russian business are needed.