A New Study on the History of Tatar Rural Population of Trans-Kazan Region
The paper presents an overview of the collective monograph prepared by the staff of the Department of Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Peoples of the Republic of Tatarstan at Sh. Mardzhani Institute of History of the Republic of Tatarstan Academy of Sciences. The monograph is dedicated to the history of Tatar villages inhabitants in the Arsk District of the Republic of Tatarstan (Old Ashit, Old and New Keener, Mamsim, Tashkich). The article highlights the great importance of the book in studying the Tatar rural population of the North Trans-Kazan region, as well as in the restoration of unknown pages from the biographies of prominent Tatar figures of religious and cultural enlightenment.
Keywords: Ashit jien, Ordering, Tartar bread-bred, Sh. Mardzhani, historical topography
For citation: : Iskhakov R.R. A New Study on the History of Tatar Rural Population of Trans-Kazan Region. Istoricheskaya etnologiya – Historical Ethnology, 2018, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 177–182. DOI: 10.22378/he.2018-3-1.177-182
1. Istoriya seleniy Ashitskogo dzhiena Zakazan’ya [The History of the Village of Ashit Djien]. Ed. by A.I. Nogmanov. Kazan, Sh. Marjani Institute of History of the TAS, 2017. 240 p. (In Russian)
About the author: Radik R. Iskhakov is a Candidate of Science (History), Head of the Center of History and Culture Tatar-Kryashens and Nagaibaks, Sh. Marjani Institute of History, Tatarstan Academy of Sciences (7А, Baturin St., Kazan 420111, Russian Federation) email@example.com