Margins Zarubezh NLO Foreign Faiths
Paul W. Werth

Department  of History

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Box 455020
4505 Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 89154-5020
702-895-3344 (phone)
702-895-1782 (fax)

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Paul Werth joined the faculty of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1997, after receiving his PhD at the University of Michigan in 1996, and is now Professor in the History Department. In 2004-2005 he was visting fellow at the Slavic Research Center at the University of Hokkaido, Japan; a fellow at the National Humanities Center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina in 2007-2008; and a visting fellow at the Center for Advanced study at Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich, Germany in 2011. He is currently editor of the journal Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History.

His research interests include issues of ethnic and religious minorities in the Russian empire and the problem of religious toleration in the Russian Empire.  He has published articles in Social History, Slavic Review, Nationalities Papers, Kritika, Comparative Studies in Society and History, Russian ReviewAb Imperio, Cahiers du Monde russe Journal of Modern History. His book, At the Margins of Orthodoxy, was published with Cornell University Press in 2002, and a book of his essays in Russian translation has been published as Православие, инославие, иноверие: Очерки по истории религиозного разнообразия Российской Империи (Новое литературное обозрение, 2012). In 2014 he completed The Tsar's Foreign Faiths: Toleration and the Fate of Religious Freedom in Imperial Russia (Oxford University Press).

Other Course Offerings

History 348
World War I


History 445
Modern Russian Cultural History
(Religion in Russia & the USSR)

History 464
20th-century Europe

History 322
Terrorism in the Russian Empire

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HIST 348: World War I (Fall, 2012)

HIST 732: Religion in Modern European History (Fall, 2012)