David Marples, BA, MA, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Arts - History, Classics, & Religion Dept

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Arts - History, Classics, & Religion Dept
Phone
(780) 905-8859
Address
2-57C Tory (H.M.) Building
11211 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H4

Overview

About

Winner of:

University Cup, 2008

Killam Annual Professorship, 2004

J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research, 2003

Faculty of Arts Excellence in Research Award for Full Professors, 1999

Chair of Department, 2014-19


Research

Main research areas are 20th and 21st century Belarus, Ukraine, and Russia.


Teaching

History 322: 20c Russia

History 631: Problems in 20c Russian History

History 300: Russia Since Independence

History 121: Russia in the Cold War

History 114: The World in the Last Ten Years


Courses

HIST 322 - Russia in the 20th Century

An historical survey of domestic and foreign policy, from Nicholas II to Yeltsin.


HIST 419 - Topics in Soviet History

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 609 - Directed Study

This credit/fail course is required for students in the thesis-based M.A. program. Students are introduced to scholarship relevant to their research and supported in developing a research proposal.


HIST 631 - Problems in 20th-Century Russian History


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Scholarly Activities

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Publications

Joseph Stalin: A Guide to His Life and Works

Author(s): David R. Marples and Alla Hurska
Publication Date: 9/1/2022
Publication: Washington, DC
Page Numbers: 314
External Link: https://rowman.com/ISBN/9781538133606/Joseph-Stalin-A-Reference-Guide-to-His-Life-and-Works

The War in Ukraine's Donbas: Origins, Contexts, and the Future

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 1/15/2022
Publication: Budapest, Hungary
Page Numbers: 244
External Link: https://ceupress.com/book/war-ukraines-donbas

Changing Belarus

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 12/31/2021
Publication: Canadian Slavonic Papers
Volume: 63
Issue: 3-4
Page Numbers: 278-295
External Link: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00085006.2021.1992923

Maly Trascianiec in the Context of Current Narratives on the Holocaust in the Republic of Belarus

Author(s): David R. Marples and Veranika Laputska
Publication Date: 8/20/2021
Publication: Europe-Asia Studies
Volume: 74
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 19
External Link: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09668136.2021.1954600

Stalin's Ghosts, Parasites, and Pandemic: The Roots of the 2020 Uprising in Belarus

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 6/10/2021
Publication: Journal of Belarusian Studies
Page Numbers: 1-22
External Link: https://brill.com/view/journals/bela/aop/article-10.30965-20526512-12350008/article-10.30965-20526512-12350008.xml

Kurapaty: Belarus' Continuing Debates

Author(s): David R. Marples and Veranika Laputska
Publication Date: 10/1/2020
Publication: Slavic Review
Volume: Vol. 79, Fall 2020
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 521-543

Understanding Ukraine and Belarus

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 6/21/2020
Publication: Bristol, UK
Page Numbers: 192
External Link: https://www.e-ir.info/publication/understanding-ukraine-and-belarus-a-memoir/?fbclid=IwAR0DczpKfqOwr1GbNfncxS0DrGBaZyXR3RBgQ8hXbqrMJpId0YTZTQOQ1po

Hiroshima-75

Author(s): Aya Fujiwara and David R. Marples, Editors
Publication Date: 4/15/2020
Publication: Stuttgart, Germany and New York, USA
Page Numbers: 307
External Link: https://cup.columbia.edu/book/hiroshima-75/9783838213989

Ukraine in Conflict: An Analytical Chronicle

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 4/1/2017
Publication: Bristol, UK
Page Numbers: 225
External Link: https://www.ualberta.ca/arts/media-library/people/dmarples/b1f4e3af06aa4519adf6d440da013b24/img6727.jpg

Ukraine's Euromaidan: Analyses of a Civil Revolution in Ukraine

Author(s): David R. Marples and Frederick V. Mills
Publication Date: 4/30/2015
Publication: Stuttgart, Germany and New York, USA
Page Numbers: 303
External Link: https://www.ualberta.ca/arts/media-library/people/dmarples/0ddec49599954f5a8837cbe72432ac4a/images-1.jpg

''Our Glorious Past': Lukashenka's Belarus and the Great Patriotic War

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 6/1/2014
Publication: Stuttgart, Germany and New York, USA
Page Numbers: 436
External Link: https://www.ualberta.ca/arts/media-library/people/dmarples/69b2ae0c2d884659a4ccd61210bcb4f5/content.jpg

Russia in the 20th Century: The Quest for Stability

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 4/1/2011
Publication: Harlow, Essex, UK
Page Numbers: 392

Heroes and Villains

Author(s): David R. Marples
Publication Date: 9/1/2007
Publication: Budapest, Hungary: Central European University Press
Page Numbers: 383
External Link: https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7829/j.ctt2jbn86