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Soviet state and society under Nikita Khrushchev

Author: Melanie Ilič; Jeremy Smith
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European Studies, 57.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text, based on extensive original research including declassified archives, considers state and society in the Soviet Union under the leadership of Nikita Khrushchev. It covers a wide range of subjects, including the family, women, youth, science, trade unions, dissent, which was surprisingly extensive, and repression.
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Named Person: Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev; Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Melanie Ilič; Jeremy Smith
ISBN: 9780415476492 0415476496 9780203878330 0203878337
OCLC Number: 227922685
Description: xviii, 216 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The 1961 party programme and the fate of Khrushchev's reforms / Alexander Titov --
Khrushchev's promise to eliminate the urban housing shortage : rights, rationality and the communist future / Mark B. Smith --
The 1957 Moscow Youth Festival : propagating a new, peaceful image of the Soviet Union / Pia Koivunen --
The scientist, the pedagogue and the Party official : interest groups, public opinion and decision-making in the 1958 education reform / Laurent Coumel --
Lone mothers and fatherless children : public discourse on marriage and family law / Helene Carlbäck --
What did women want? Khrushchev and the revival of the zhensovety / Melanie Ilic --
Dismantling Stalin's fortress : Soviet trade unions in the Khrushchev era / Junbae Jo --
The changing face of repression under Khrushchev / Julie Elkner --
Voicing discontent : political dissent from the secret speech to Khrushchev's ouster / Robert Hornsby --
The Soviet military at Novocherkassk : the apex of military professionalism in the Khrushchev era? / Joshua Andy.
Series Title: BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European Studies, 57.
Responsibility: edited by Melanie Ilic and Jeremy Smith.
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Examines the social and cultural impact of the 'thaw' in Cold War relations, decision-making and policy formation in the Soviet Union under Nikita Khrushchev. With individual case studies exploring  Read more...

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