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The Soviet Union after Brezhnev

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Published by Holmes & Meier in New York .
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    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1975-1985.,
    • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1975-1985.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Martin McCauley, assisted by Simon Franses, Jackie Lyman, and Tim Parsloe.
      ContributionsMcCauley, Martin., University of London. School of Slavonic and East European Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK274 .S65 1962 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3170785M
      ISBN 100841909180, 0841909199
      LC Control Number83012956

      A Failed Empire: The Soviet Union in the Cold War from Stalin to Gorbachev By Vladislav M. Zubok University of North Carolina Press, Read preview Overview Soviet Work Attitudes and Politics, A Preliminary Historical Sociology By Pereira, N. G. O.   The Soviet Union is still collapsing. Serhii Plokhy is the professor of history and director of the Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University. He is the author of The Last Empire: The.

      Era of Stagnation explained. The Era of Stagnation (Russian: Период застоя, Stagnation Period, also called the Brezhnevian Stagnation) was the period in the history of the Soviet Union that began during the rule of Leonid Brezhnev (–) and continued under Yuri Andropov (–) and Konstantin Chernenko (–). The term "Era of Stagnation" was coined by Mikhail. In the postwar years, Brezhnev took a most active part in high-level discussions of the major problems of Soviet foreign policy and diplomacy as a member, and then as a Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and as an alternate. After he was elected Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the.

      The book examines the origins, development and contemporary significance of the Soviet doctrine of 'limited sovereignty' ('Brezhnev Doctrine'), with particular reference to the Doctrine's implications for the Soviet Union's relations with Eastern Europe. The author identifies and considers the. On Febru , in a speech, which lasted over 5 hours, Soviet Premier Leonid Brezhnev denounced anti-Semitism in the Soviet Union. While Stalin and Lenin had much of the same in various statements and speeches, this was the first time that a high-ranking Soviet official had done so in front of the entire Party. [37].


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Leonid Brezhnev became First Secretary of the Communist Party in the Soviet Union in late after a plot to oust Khrushchev. Little is remembered in the public imagination about Brezhnev in comparison to Mikhail Gorbachev, Vladimir Lenin, or Joseph Stalin, despite the fact Brezhnev ruled the USSR fromlonger than any Soviet leader.

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became the Soviet leader after Brezhnev; initiated a series of economic and political reforms. After assuming control of the Soviet Union, Nikita Khrushchev's policies were characterized by a program of de-Stalinization and broader intellectual tolerance.

All of the following were correct about the Chinese Red Guards except. In Brezhnev was made marshal of the Soviet Union, thus becoming the only other party leader after Stalin to hold the highest military rank.

The system of collective leadership ended with his dismissal of Podgorny as chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet in May and Brezhnev’s election to that position the following month. After the death of Brezhnev in NovemberYuri Andropov succeeded him as Soviet leader.

Brezhnev's legacy was a Soviet Union that was much less dynamic than it had been when he assumed power in During Andropov's short rule, modest reforms were introduced; he died little more than a year later in February The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from to and was the largest country in the world.

Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, in practice its government and economy were highly was a one-party state governed by the Soviet communist party, with Moscow Capital and largest city: Moscow, 55°45′N 37°37′E /.

Leonid Brezhnev became First Secretary of the Communist Party in the Soviet Union in late after a plot to oust Khrushchev. Little is remembered in the public imagination about Brezhnev in comparison to Mikhail Gorbachev, Vladimir Lenin, or Joseph Stalin, despite the fact Brezhnev ruled the USSR fromlonger than any Soviet leader 4/5(4).

Applying the diagnosis. The "anti-Soviet" political behavior of some individuals — being outspoken in their opposition to the authorities, demonstrating for reform, and writing critical books — were defined simultaneously as criminal acts (e.g., a violation of Articles 70 or ), symptoms of mental illness (e.g., "delusion of reformism"), and susceptible to a ready-made diagnosis (e.g.

The Soviet Union Under Brezhnev provides an accessible post-Soviet perspective on the history of the USSR from the mid s to the mid s. It challenges both the evil empire image of the USSR that was widespread in the early s and the stagnation label attached to the period by Soviet reformers under book makes use of a range of memoirs, interviews, archival documents.

The book contests the notion that Soviet consumers were merely passive, abused, eternally queuing victims and that the Brezhnev era was a period of ‘stagnation’, arguing instead that personal consumption provided the incentive and the space for individuals to connect and interact with society and the regime even before perestroika.

This was not the case for everyone, however, as during the Brezhnev era (), the Soviet Union began to produce cars for private consumption. The state never made mass production a Author: Tommy O'callaghan. THE SOVIET UNION AT THE END OF THE KHRUSHCHEV ERA 3 The Fall of Nikita Khrushchev 3 The New Leaders 5 Soviet Society a Decade After Stalin's Death 8 The Soviet Union and the World in 9 PART TWO: ANALYSIS 13 2.

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