Toponymic Restoration in Irkutsk

Alexander Snarsky


The article analyzes the discussion on restoration of historical names of public spaces in Irkutsk. It also reviews different approaches to the problem that appeared in the historical science and publicism. The author says about the necessity of a strictly historical approach to the toponymic restoration.



historical toponym; toponymic restoration; cultural and historical space; historical continuity


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