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Communism in Eastern Europe

Communism in Eastern Europe

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester [England] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe, Eastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Communism -- Europe, Eastern.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Teresa Rakowska-Harmstone.
      ContributionsRakowska-Harmstone, Teresa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHX238.5 .C65 1984b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 391 p., [1] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages391
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1927358M
      ISBN 100719017041, 071901705X
      LC Control Number90141325

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Staar, Richard Felix, Communist regimes in Eastern Europe. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, Historical Legacies of Communism in Russia and Eastern Europe takes careful stock of how these legacies matter (and, alternatively, how they fade from significance). Representing the best of historically informed social science, this book is conceptually innovative, empirically grounded, contextually sensitive, and intellectually cturer: Cambridge University Press.

      After a trip to Eastern Europe I wanted to learn more about the effect that communism had on that part of the world and this book seemed to fit the bill perfectly. This is a /5. The traumas of the 20th century hit Eastern Europe hard – a region of changing borders, uncertain identity, and shattering of moral norms. The journalist and communism expert selects books that capture the spirit of the age.

      Description: „Communism is like prohibition – it ‘ s a good idea but it won’t work.” Will Rogers, This book will give a brief introduction to communism. It will then discuss the various factors which combined to bring about the collapse of Communism in Eastern Europe.   Communism Takes Hold in China and Beyond • July 1, Inspired by the Russian Revolution, the Communist Party of China is formed. • January .


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- Professor W.V. Wallace, Europe-Asia Studies 'What was communism in Eastern Europe all about. Fowkes' book is a good place to look for some answers. In ten concise chapters he guides us across the geographic and political landscape of post-World War II Eastern Europe There is enough detail to prove helpful to both generalists and specialists.'Cited by: 8.

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Communism in twentieth-century Europe is predominantly narrated as a totalitarian movement and/or regime. This book aims to go beyond this narrative and provide an alternative framework to describe the communist past. This reframing is possible thanks to the concepts of generation and gender, which.

Thus her book begins with a strong argument against the revisionist belief that the Soviet imposition of communism in eastern Europe after was a. - Professor W.V. Wallace, Europe-Asia Studies 'What was communism in Eastern Europe all about. Fowkes' book is a good place to look for some answers.

In ten concise chapters he guides us across the geographic and political landscape of post-World War II Eastern Europe There is enough detail to prove helpful to both generalists and specialists.'Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

This article outlines the place of Eastern Europe in global communism. After considering the historical origins of communism, it concentrates on the period of state socialism (–89).

The communist project was part of East European societies’ long-term endeavour to overcome their backwardness and to catch up with the West. It thus found itself between nation-building and by: 2.

Marking the 50 th anniversary of events inthat were a major turning point in the history of communist-ruled Eastern Europe, this book contains a selection of some of the most recent research on those momentous events and their memory and legacy.

The book contains edited contributions from historians and social scientists from Hungary, Poland the UK and the : The fall of communism in in Eastern Europe and in the Soviet Union provided an important impetus to the historiography of Sovietization.

A number of Soviet and East European archive collections were opened to historians for scholarly research.

Rosenberg's previous book, Children of Cain, dealt with the change from dictatorship to democracy in South America. Here, she approaches a similar theme in Eastern Europe after the fall of Communism, telling a series of riveting human stories to illuminate the paradox that rabid anti-Communism at times resembles Communism/5.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: map ; 24 cm: Responsibility: edited by Teresa. Editorial Reviews. Chronicles both the dramatic events and the persistent structural evolution of communism in Eastern Europe, from the rise of socialist republics after World War II, through the imposition of Stalinism and the decline in economic and ideological vitality, to the events of the late s and early : Ben Fowkes.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Communism in Eastern Europe. Bloomington: Indiana University Press,© (OCoLC) Document Type. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages, 1 unnumbered pages of plates: map ; 24 cm.

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