Explaining Political Regimes: Russian Federation

Write an analytical essay that analyses and explains regime type in the Russian Federation. Use one or several of the theoretical approaches that have been discussed in class to construct your argument.

Theoretrical approach chosen: Structuralism
must be: 4 is a good mark
THESIS/ARGUMENT: 4- the thesis directly addresses the question; the thesis is easily identifiable, clear and concise, insightful, and appropriate for assignment.ANALYSIS, LOGIC, ARGUMENTATION: 4- all ideas progress logically from an identifiable thesis, compelling justifications are offered to support thesis, thesis is well embedded within an existing literature, counter-arguments are anticipated and addressed. ORGANIZATION: 4- coherent and clear, all paragraphs support thesis statement, each paragraph supports its topic sentence, excellent transitions; the paper?s beginning provides a thesis and a roadmap for the rest of the paper; the paper?s end is something more than a summary, including a discussion of implications (how research results apply to a larger context or the real world).USE OF EVIDENCE: 4- excellent bibliographic sources; bibliographic sources are reliable, relevant in their field, and peer-reviewed; excellent integration of quoted/paraphrased material and empirical evidence in support of thesis.MECHANICS: 4- excellent command of language, proper use of grammar/writing conventions, few to no misspelled words, correct word choice, excellent variety and complexity of sentence structure, uses proper citation format.