Навчально - довiдковi матерiали до курсу "Фахова iноземна мова" для студентiв 2, 3, 4 курсів, що навчаються за спецiальнiстю “Полiтологiя”. Частина 3. (PDF)
1. Political system of Ukraine. An overview of the history of Ukrainian State.
Ukraine is the second largest country in Europe in the terms of area (603,700 sq. Km) and fifth in Europe in terms of population (46.2 million people). It is a country with a thousand-year history whose roots reach back to the time of Kyivan Rus (9th century).
The lands that make up modern Ukraine’s territory are home to thousands of mysterious and the stories of hundreds peoples, states and cultures. In the history of Ukraine heroic and dramatic plots have taken place over the centuries.