Awakening Of The Soviet Union / Edition 2

Awakening Of The Soviet Union / Edition 2

by Geoffrey Hosking
     
 

ISBN-10: 0674055519

ISBN-13: 9780674055513

Pub. Date: 09/01/1991

Publisher: Harvard University Press

One of the world's preeminent scholars of Russian History, Geoffrey Hosking illuminates the social, cultural, and historical developments that created the need--and openness--for the political and economic changes that occurred in the late 1980's.

Overview

One of the world's preeminent scholars of Russian History, Geoffrey Hosking illuminates the social, cultural, and historical developments that created the need--and openness--for the political and economic changes that occurred in the late 1980's.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674055513
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
09/01/1991
Edition description:
Enlarged Edition
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Enlarged Edition

Preface to the First Edition

1. A Great Power in Crisis

2. Communities and Ideals in Russian Society

3. The Return of the Repressed

4. A Civil Society in Embryo

5. The Flawed Melting Pot

6. Religion and the Atheist State

7. The Paradox of Gorbachev's Reforms

8. From 'Informals' to Political Parties

9. Towards the Dissolution of the Soviet Union

Conclusion

Notes

Index

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