Peasant rebels under Stalin : collectivization and the culture of peasant resistance (eBook, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Peasant rebels under Stalin : collectivization and the culture of peasant resistance Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Peasant rebels under Stalin : collectivization and the culture of peasant resistance

Author: Lynne Viola
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, [1999] ©1996
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Based on newly declassified Soviet archives, including secret police reports, Peasant Rebels Under Stalin documents the active history of the vast peasant rebellion against collectivization between 1928-1932. Lynn Viola reveals the manifestation in Stalin's Russia of universal strategies of peasant resistance in what amounted to virtual civil war between state and peasantry.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Viola, Lynne.
Peasant rebels under Stalin.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1999, ©1996
(OCoLC)45957290
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne Viola
ISBN: 1423760441 9781423760443 1280472626 9781280472626 9780198026228 0198026226 9780195131048 0195131045
OCLC Number: 252574906
Awards: Wallace K. Ferguson Award (nominated), 1997
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 312 pages)
Contents: Contents; Introduction; 1. The Last and Most Decisive Battle: Collectivization as Civil War; 2. The Mark of Antichrist: Rumors and the Ideology of Peasant Resistance; 3. "We Have No Kulaks Here": Peasant Luddism, Evasion, and Self-Help; 4. Sawed-Off Shotguns and the Red Rooster: Peasant Terror and Civil War; 5. March Fever: Peasant Rebels and Kulak Insurrection; 6. "We Let the Women Do the Talking": Bab'i Bunty and the Anatomy of Peasant Revolt; 7. On the Sly: Everyday Forms of Resistance in the Collective Farm, 1930 and Beyond; Conclusion; Notes; Glossary; Select Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Lynne Viola.

Abstract:

Based on newly declassified Soviet archives, including secret police reports, Peasant Rebels Under Stalin documents the active history of the vast peasant rebellion against collectivization between  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This is an excellently researched and well argued book ... it makes a very significant contribution to the ever expanding literature on Soviet history in the 1930s. * Linda Edmondson, Labour History Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.