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The Resource The rise and fall of Communism in Russia / Robert V. Daniels

The rise and fall of Communism in Russia / Robert V. Daniels

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The rise and fall of Communism in Russia / Robert V. Daniels
Title
The rise and fall of Communism in Russia / Robert V. Daniels
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Robert V. Daniels offers a survey of the evolution of the Soviet system and its ideology. Daniels explores the Soviet experience from Karl Marx to Boris Yeltsin and shows how key ideological notions were altered as Soviet history unfolded."--BOOK JACKET
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DLC
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1926-2010
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Daniels, Robert V.
Dewey number
947.084
Index
index present
LC call number
HX311.5
LC item number
.D38 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Communism
Label
The rise and fall of Communism in Russia / Robert V. Daniels
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-463) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Revolution, modernization, socialism: baselines of modern Russian history -- PART I: MARXISM AND LENINISM: Marx and the movement of history -- Fate and will in the Marxist vision -- Lenin as a Russian revolutionary -- The Bolsheviks and the intelligentsia -- Lenin's vision: the state and revolution -- PART II: THE BOLSHEVIK REVOLUTION: Russia and revolution -- Revolution from the inside: Trotsky's concept of the process -- The Bolshevik gamble -- Left Communism in the revolutionary era -- Russian revolutionary extremism -- The militarization of socialism in Russia -- Bureaucratic advance and social lag in the revolution -- PART III: THE LEFT OPPOSITION BETWEEN LENIN AND STALIN: Socialist alternatives in the Crisis of 1921 -- The left opposition and the evolution of the Communist regime -- Trotsky on democracy and bureaucracy -- The left opposition as an alternative to Stalinism -- PART IV: STALINISM: Foundations of Stalinism -- Stalinism as postrevolutionary dictatorship -- From distributive socialism to production socialism -- Stalin's cultural counterrevolutions -- Stalinism and Russian political culture -- Stalinist ideology as a false consciousness -- Was Stalin really a Communist? -- PART V: REFORM VERSUS BUREAUCRACY, FROM KHRUSHCHEV TO BREZHNEV: Khrushchev and the party apparatus -- Khrushchev and the intelligentsia -- The fall of Khrushchev and the advent of participatory bureaucracy -- The Central committee as a bureaucratic elite -- PART VI: GORBACHEV AND THE END OF THE COMMUNIST SYSTEM: The generational revolution -- Reform and the intelligentsia -- Gorbachev's opportunity -- Gorbachev and the reversal of history -- Soviet federalism and the breakup of the USSR -- PART VII: AFTER THE FALL: REFLECTIONS ON THE SOVIET EXPERIENCE: The revolutionary process and the moderate revolutionary revival -- The Communist oppositions and Post-Stalinist reform -- Past and present -- The grand surprise and Soviet studies
Control code
70335026
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 481 pages
Isbn
9780300106497
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)70335026
Label
The rise and fall of Communism in Russia / Robert V. Daniels
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-463) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Revolution, modernization, socialism: baselines of modern Russian history -- PART I: MARXISM AND LENINISM: Marx and the movement of history -- Fate and will in the Marxist vision -- Lenin as a Russian revolutionary -- The Bolsheviks and the intelligentsia -- Lenin's vision: the state and revolution -- PART II: THE BOLSHEVIK REVOLUTION: Russia and revolution -- Revolution from the inside: Trotsky's concept of the process -- The Bolshevik gamble -- Left Communism in the revolutionary era -- Russian revolutionary extremism -- The militarization of socialism in Russia -- Bureaucratic advance and social lag in the revolution -- PART III: THE LEFT OPPOSITION BETWEEN LENIN AND STALIN: Socialist alternatives in the Crisis of 1921 -- The left opposition and the evolution of the Communist regime -- Trotsky on democracy and bureaucracy -- The left opposition as an alternative to Stalinism -- PART IV: STALINISM: Foundations of Stalinism -- Stalinism as postrevolutionary dictatorship -- From distributive socialism to production socialism -- Stalin's cultural counterrevolutions -- Stalinism and Russian political culture -- Stalinist ideology as a false consciousness -- Was Stalin really a Communist? -- PART V: REFORM VERSUS BUREAUCRACY, FROM KHRUSHCHEV TO BREZHNEV: Khrushchev and the party apparatus -- Khrushchev and the intelligentsia -- The fall of Khrushchev and the advent of participatory bureaucracy -- The Central committee as a bureaucratic elite -- PART VI: GORBACHEV AND THE END OF THE COMMUNIST SYSTEM: The generational revolution -- Reform and the intelligentsia -- Gorbachev's opportunity -- Gorbachev and the reversal of history -- Soviet federalism and the breakup of the USSR -- PART VII: AFTER THE FALL: REFLECTIONS ON THE SOVIET EXPERIENCE: The revolutionary process and the moderate revolutionary revival -- The Communist oppositions and Post-Stalinist reform -- Past and present -- The grand surprise and Soviet studies
Control code
70335026
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 481 pages
Isbn
9780300106497
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)70335026

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