ISBN-10:
0415182980
ISBN-13:
9780415182980
Pub. Date:
09/28/2000
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
The Stalin Era / Edition 1

The Stalin Era / Edition 1

by Philip Boobbyer

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Overview

This book provides a wide-ranging history of every aspect of Stalin's dictatorship over the peoples of the Soviet Union. Drawing upon a huge array of primary and secondary sources, The Stalin Era is a first-hand account of Stalinist thought, policy and and their effects. It places the man and his ideology into context both within pre-Revolutionary Russia, Lenin's Soviet Union and post-Stalinist Russia. The Stalin Era examines:
* collectivisation
* industrialisation
* terror
* government
* the Cult of Stalin
* education and Science
* family
* religion: The Russian Orthodox Church
* art and the state.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415182980
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/28/2000
Series: Routledge Sources in History Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Series editor's prefacevii
Prefacexi
Glossaryxii
Acknowledgementsxiv
Notes on the textxvi
Map: Republics, major cities and other towns in the USSR, 1945xviii
1Interpreting the Stalin era1
2From Lenin to Stalin13
3Collectivisation29
4Industrialisation48
5Terror65
6Government83
7Stalin: The man and the cult100
8The Second World War118
9Education and science136
10The family152
11Religion: The Russian Orthodox Church169
12The artist and the state187
13The problem of ends and means204
14Overview220
Bibliography226
Index243

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