The Resource The new Russians, Hedrick Smith

The new Russians, Hedrick Smith

Label
The new Russians
Title
The new Russians
Statement of responsibility
Hedrick Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
947.085
Index
index present
LC call number
DK288
LC item number
.S59 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The new Russians, Hedrick Smith
Label
The new Russians, Hedrick Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [575]-580) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Roots of reform: The hidden wellsprings of reform ; The Brezhnev generation : slide into cynicism ; Gorbachev and Khrushchev generation ; How did Gorbachev make it to the top? -- pt. 2. The awakening: "What do you think?" ; Glasnost : a marriage of political convenience ; Troubadours of truth ; Stalinism : the open wound ; The media versus the apparat -- pt. 3. Looking for Perestroika: The culture of envy ; Why the reluctant farmers? ; The captive captains of Soviet industry ; The new entrepreneurs : trying out capitalism -- pt. 4. The empire tearing apart: Uzbekistan : "Our language is our heart and our soul" ; Armenia and Azerbaijan : a Soviet Lebanon ; Lithuania : breaking the taboo of secession ; Backlash in Mother Russia -- pt. 5. The taste of democracy: Grass-roots activism : reinventing politics ; Elections : crossing our party bosses ; Congress : genesis of an opposition ; Communism : "knee-deep in gasoline" ; The party : losing power, losing people ; City Hall : the new political entrepreneurs -- pt. 6. Conclusion: The outlook : will it collapse of will it endure?
Control code
31009
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxi, 621 p.
Isbn
9780380716517
Lccn
90053127
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm22511064
  • (OCoLC)22511064

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