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Ukrainian Education Ministry disapproves 'Russiphobic' law textbook

14 Nov 2010 8:39 PM | Myroslaw Smorodsky (Administrator)

Ukrainian Education Ministry disapproves 'Russophobic' law textbook
      The Ukrainian Education Ministry has withdrawn its recomendation of "Russophobic" legal studies textbook written by professors at the Shevchenko Kiev National University , Education Minister Dmitry Tabachnik said.
     The textbook, entitled "The History of Ukrainian Law" and written under the editorship of the dean of the university's law department, previously received approval from the ministry for university study, despite criticism by some experts that the book contains controversial material aimed at sparking hatred towards Russia.

READ story as reported in RIANOVOSTI

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  • 16 Nov 2010 4:14 AM | Anonymous
    Has anyone seen this book? Who is the author? Does Tabachnik quote it accurately, without disregarding relevant context? The quotations, by themselves, do sound ridiculous, but one can't take Mr. T at his word...
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