Donald Ostrowski

Donald
Ostrowski

Research Advisor for the ALM Program at the Division of Continuing Education, Harvard University Extension School

Faculty Associate
Expertise
Muscovite history.
Current Project
The Reigns of Ivan III and Vasilii III; Russian Orthodox Church Councils of the 15th through 17th Centuries
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, Russian history
, Pennsylvania State University
Selected Publications

Muscovy and the Mongols: Cross-Cultural Influences on the Steppe Frontier (Cambridge UP, 1998).

"Early Pomest’e Grants as a Historical Source," Oxford Slavonic Papers 33 (2000): 36–63.

"The Facade of Legitimacy: Exchange of Power and Authority in Early Modern Russia," Comparative Studies in Society and History 44 (2002): 534–563.

Ruling Class Structures of the Kazan' Khanate," in The Turks, 6 vols., ed. Hasan Celal Guzel, C. Cem Oguz, and Osman Karatay. Ankara: Yeni Turkiye (2002), Vol. 2: Middle Ages, pp. 841-847

Ironies of the Tale of the White Cowl," Palaeoslavica 10.2 (2002): pp. 27-54

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Telephone
617-495-4547