NEFEDOVA, Tatyana. Russian, b. 1949. Genres: Geography. Career: Moscow State University, Moscow, U.S.S.R. (now Russia), researcher, 1974- 78; Russian Academy of Science, Institute of Geography, Moscow, researcher, 1978-86, senior researcher, 1986-. Institute of Regional Geography, Leipzig, Germany, head of Moscow branch; Research Center of Russian Land, Moscow, head of Department of Agriculture and Environment. Publications: Continuity and Change in Rural Russia: A Geographical Perspective, 1997; The Environs of Russian Cities, 2000. Author of geography books published in Russian. Contributor to scientific journals published in Russian, German, and French. Address: Department of Economic and Social Geography, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Science, 29 Stromonetnyy Per., 109107 Moscow, Russia.