Claire Shaw, The Russian Review
"This welcome study effectively shows the ambiguity of learning and its practitioners ... Recommended."
P. W. Knoll, Choice
"... the two decades on which Making the Soviet Intelligentsia focuses are among the most interesting and eventful in the entire history of Soviet higher education. This thorough and elegant study does them justice and should remain a key work on the subject for many years to come."
Polly Jones, The Journal of Modern History