Radio Free Europe and the Pursuit of Democracy: My War Within the Cold War

Radio Free Europe and the Pursuit of Democracy: My War Within the Cold War

by George R. Urban, G. R. Urban
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300069219

ISBN-13: 9780300069211

Pub. Date: 12/28/1997

Publisher: Yale University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300069211
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

CONTENTS
Prefaceix
Introduction1
ONE Preparations12
TWO The Contest of Ideas25
THREE High Communism37
FOUR Second Conductors46
FIVE Reluctant Americans59
SIX The Soft Approach to Communism74
SEVEN Before the Implosion88
EIGHT The National Interest112
NINE Jealousies in the Region123
TEN Draining the Poison out of the System137
ELEVEN Misapprehensions153
TWELVE Dialogues165
THIRTEEN Companions178
FOURTEEN 1956 Reconsidered211
Appendix A: STASI and the Carlos Group249
Appendix B: A Selection of Policy Guidances, 1984-1985256
Appendix C: Excerpts from a Radio Free Europe Review, 1956281
Notes293
Index315

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