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Reflections on dissent and Soviet politics

Erik P. Hoffmann

Reflections on dissent and Soviet politics

by Erik P. Hoffmann

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Published by Council on International Studies, State University of New York at Buffalo in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dissenters -- Russia.,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1945-1991.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Erik P. Hoffman.
    SeriesSpecial studies -- Council on International Studies, Special studies (State University of New York at Buffalo. Council on International Studies)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 leaves ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13543859M

    Reddaway's book takes readers beyond Moscow, describing politics and dissident work in other major Russian cities as well as in the outlying republics. eISBN: Subjects: International Relations, Political Science, Slavic Studies, History. [1] Literally, the word ‘dissent’ means ‘otherthinking’ (Chalidze ). [2] The principal statutes used to prevent and punish dissent were artic (1) and (3) of the Criminal Code. They prohibit: agitation or propaganda carried on for the purpose of subverting or weakening Soviet authority or circulating for the same purpose slanderous fabrications which defame the.

    "Reflections on the End of Ideology" by DENNIS H. WRONG Full citation here. The phrase "the end of ideology" is becoming a catchword which sums up a major tendency of our time. Daniel Bell chose it as the title for his recently published collection of essays on American politics and culture. Edward Shils in his book on McCarthyism and in. Immigrant Protest: Politics, Aesthetics, and Everyday Dissent Explores how political activism, art, and popular culture challenge the discrimination and injustice faced by “illegal” and displaced last decade has witnessed a global explosion of immigrant protests, political mobilizations by irregular migrants and pro-migrant.

    Potential dissent thus becamea constantand very seriousvariableto be reckonedwith in political decision-making Third, people'sgenuinemotives and aims, even if carefully dis- guised,areinevitably somehowreflectedin ial(in a political sense)dissent thus expressesitself in a variety of daily activities within theofficially Cited by: 8. Soviet Influence, Eastern Europe and Reflections on the Prague Spring by Dr. Gary K. Busch On the 50 th anniversary of the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia after the failed Prague Spring, Dr. Gary K. Busch reflects on the Cold War and old East-West rivalries fought not on the battlefield, but in factories, ports, schools, universities and.


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This book is the exception and McAuley points out the main themes of the politics of the Soviet Union. For those who want both a basic and advanced educaion on the Soviet political system, this is a nice book.

McAuley breaks the Soviet period down into eight Cited by: The Religion of Politics: Reflections on the Thought of Hannah Arendt The Religion of Politics: Reflections on the Thought of Hannah Arendt Benjamin I.

Schwartz ▪ March – April IN A PERIOD RICH with controversy one should perhaps allow fading quarrels to die. Soviet dissidents were people who disagreed with certain features in the embodiment of Soviet ideology and who were willing to speak out against them.

The term dissident was used in the Soviet Union in the period following Joseph Stalin's death until the fall of communism. It was used to refer to small groups of marginalized intellectuals whose modest challenges to the Soviet regime met. Soviet Politics in Perspective is a new edition of Richard Sakwas successful textbook Soviet Politics: an introduction.

Thoroughly revised and updated it builds on the previous editions comprehensive and accessible exploration of the Soviet system, from its rise in to its collapse in Cited by: The story of the Soviet dissidents during the Cold War is the story of people whose power derived solely from the power of an idea.

By refusing to participate in the obligatory ideological play in the Soviet Union, they became de facto the defenders of the values of civilization that the. Controlling Dissent in the Soviet Union - Volume 7 Issue 1 - David E.

Powell Please note, due to essential maintenance online transactions will not be possible between and BST, on Tuesday 28th January ( EDT).Cited by: 1. Between Being Witty and Being Pretty: Paradoxes of Female Political Participation in Post-Soviet Eastern Europe, by Evgenia Ivanova "I'm a Feminist, Therefore:" The Art of Gender and Sexual Dissent in s Ukraine and Russia, by Olenka Dmytryk Perspectives & Reflections Feminist Art in Russia in – The Problem of the "Turn to the.

Conventional wisdom discounting a collapse U.S. analysts. Predictions of the Soviet Union's impending demise were discounted by many Western academic specialists, and had little impact on mainstream Sovietology.

For example, Amalrik's book "was welcomed as a piece of brilliant literature in the West" but "virtually no one tended to take it at face value as a piece of political prediction.". The editor of this twelve-essay collection criticizes prior writers on Soviet nonconformism for being journalistic pundits rather than scholars&#;he promises a structural map of dissenters and their social roots, plus a demonstration that most protesters do not wholly reject the ""system,"" but aim at concessions from it.

The individual authors also address themselves to the basic question. Moore, Barrington Jr., Soviet Politics – The Dilemma of Power: The Role of Ideas in Social Change (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, ; New York: Harper Torchbook, ). Needell, Allan A., ‘ Project Troy and the Cold War Annexation of the Social Sciences’, in Simpson, Christopher (ed.), Universities and Empire: Money and.

Between Being Witty and Being Pretty: Paradoxes of Female Political Participation in Post-Soviet Eastern Europe, by Evgenia Ivanova "I'm a Feminist, Therefore:" The Art of Gender and Sexual Dissent in s Ukraine and Russia, by Olenka Dmytryk Perspectives & Reflections Feminist Art in Russia in – The Problem of the "Turn to the.

Reflections on the Failure of Socialism - Max Eastman (epub) Whittaker Chambers is very profoundly wrong when he says in his book, Witness, that the issue between Soviet Communism and the free world is between religion and irreligion, or between belief in man and belief in God.

there is not one word of dissent or disagreement. AND CHANGE IN THE SOVIET UNION, by Seweryn Bialer. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. $ This may well be the most important book on contemporary Soviet politics to appear in a decade.

Seweryn Bialer has undertaken a “synthetic overview” of continuity and change in Soviet politics during the Brezhnev era. Soviet Communism was evil. Whatever noble ideals many today may wish to impute to the origins of Marxism, it was quickly twisted into a quest for power that subordinated human life to perverted.

POLITICAL DISSENT IN THE SOVIET UNION the KGB, and twenty of them eventually tried and sentenced in camera in the early months of But it was the arrest, in Septemberof the writers Andrei Siniavskii and Iulii Daniel, and their semi-open trial in Moscow, in Februarythat attracted international attention and started a chain Author: Bohdan R.

Bociurkiw. / Nancy Whittier Heer --Permitted dissent in the decade after Stalin: criticism and protest in Novy mir, / Dina Spechler --Toward a theory of Soviet leadership maintenance / Teresa Rakowska-Harmstone --Office holding and elite status: the Central Committee of the CPSU / Robert V.

Daniels --The problem of succession / John H. Hodgson. Available for the first time in English, this is the definitive account of the practice of sexual slavery the Japanese military perpetrated during World War II by the researcher principally responsible for exposing the Japanese government's responsibility for these atrocities.

The large scale imprisonment and rape of thousands of women, who were euphemistically called "comfort women" by the. Anti-communism, it seems, is losing some of its currency. None of the familiar red-baiting tricks doomed Bernie Sanders’s run for the presidency. And among young people, whose memory of the Soviet Union is hazy at best, anti-communism appears a fusty old doctrine, a.

This book embraces the political, intellectual, social and cultural history of Soviet Russia. Providing a useful perspective of Putin’s Russia, and with a strong historical and religious background, the book: looks at the changing features of the Soviet ideology from Lenin to Stalin, and the moral universe of Stalin's timeexplores the history of the moral thinking of the dissident.

Last November the Soviet literary magazine Novy Mir caused quite a stir by publishing One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovitch the first novel of an obscure mathematics teacher and former Red Army.

Student Politics in Communist Poland tackles the topic of student political activity under a communist regime during the Cold War. It discusses both the communist student organizations as well as oppositional, independent, and apolitical student activism during the forty-five-year period of Poland's existence as a Soviet satellite : Tom Junes.REFLECTIONS ON A RAVAGED CENTURY by Robert Conquest Ive copied a few lines from the first few chapters of this book.

I found it interesting but a slow read. Didnt agree with everything but still thought provoking. Scarcely formulated fanaticisms and closed systems of ideas are, to /5.