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The Primary Chronicle in Light of World(-)System Theories and Social Constructivism

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The text presents a new interpretation of the Old Rus’ Primary Chronicle through the lens of I. Wallerstein’s and A.G. Frank’s World(-)System Theories, combined with social constructivism and historical anthropology, which will allow the author to elaborate on the utility and advantages that this concept offers for the large-scale study of pre-modern literature.

Affiliations: 1: Faculty of Languages, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń Visiting Scholar, Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, University of Chicago,


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