This chapter in the edited volume "Kazakhstan in the Making" explores aspect of the state constrcution in Kazakhstan on the local level.Based on the case of teh creation of a new shrine in a small in small city of southern Kazakhstan, Schwab and Bigozhin demonstrate how much the secular evereday space and the religious one are intimately articulated.
|Title of host publication||Kazakhstan in The Making , Legitimacy, Symbols, and Social Changes|
|Number of pages||21|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
Bigozhin, U., & Schwab , W. (2017). Shrines and Neopatrimonialism in Southern Kazakhstan. In M. Laruelle (Ed.), Kazakhstan in The Making , Legitimacy, Symbols, and Social Changes (pp. 89-111). Lexington Books.