The thematic compilation “Food Supply Problems in Regions” timed to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the tragic events in the history of the Soviet state – the mass famine in the Volga and Ural regions, which engulfed the territory of the young Tatar Republic. At the roundtable discussion held in Kazan on October 19, 2021, researchers from Kazan, Samara, Penza and Moscow discussed the features of food policy and the problems of food supply in the Soviet period in the Volga and Ural regions. The rubric includes some articles of the roundtable discussion participants.
Keywords: food issue, food policy, food supply, Volga region, Ural region, Tatar ASSR, famine
For citation: Khanipova I.I. Vvedenie (k spetsial’noy teme nomera: Problemy prodovol’stvennogo obespecheniya v regional’nom izmerenii) [Introduction (to the Special topic of the issue: Food Supply Problems in Regions)]. Istoricheskaya etnologiya, 2022, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 192–197. https://doi.org/10.22378/he.2022-7-2.192-197 (In Russian)
Belugin A.Yu. Evolyutsiya ponyatiya «prodovol’stvennaya bezopasnost’»: istoriya, etapy, sovremennoe ponyatie [The Evolution of “Food Security” Concept: History, Stages, Modern Concept]. Nauchnye issledovaniya ekonomicheskogo fakul’teta. Elektronnyy zhurnal. 2019, vol. 11, issue 2, pp. 122–143. (In Russian)
About the author: Ilnara I. Khanipova, Cand. Sc. (History), Senior Research Fellow, Acting Head of the Department of Contemporary History, Marjani Institute of History of the Tatarstan Academy of Sciences (7A, Baturin St., Kazan 420111, Russian Federation); firstname.lastname@example.org
Received June 6, 2022 Accepted for publication August 8, 2022
Published Online November 23, 2022