4 edition of Political leadership in the Soviet Union found in the catalog.
Political leadership in the Soviet Union
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Archie Brown.|
|Contributions||Brown, Archie, 1938-|
|LC Classifications||JN6549.E9 P65 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 245 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||245|
|ISBN 10||0253312140, 0253212286|
|LC Control Number||89015321|
This book studies the way in which the top leadership in the Soviet Union changed over time from until the collapse of the country in Its principal focus is . Was Mikhail Gorbachev responsible for the fall of communism in Russia?Mikhail Gorbachev was the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from to He was a powerhouse and an effective leader who turned Russia around by improving the economy through his domestic reforms [Perestroika (restructuring), Glasnost (openness)] and ending the cold war.
, Political leadership in the Soviet Union / edited by Archie Brown Macmillan in association with St. Antony's College, Oxford Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. The fact that U.S.−Soviet summits took place during the s was due not only to Eisenhowever's willingness to negotiate, but also due to the attitudes of the new leadership in the Soviet Union. Following the death of Josef Stsalin in , and the subsequent removal of Stalin's secret-police chief, Lavrenti Pavlovich Beria, Soviet foreign.
– Political Dominance of the Communist Party – organization parallel that of government from soviet to Supreme Soviet, from executive committee to the Council of Ministers – policy decided at the CPSU Politburo -- usually twelve powerful men – Politburo supported by the Secretariat of the Central Committee of the CP — monitored policiesFile Size: 23KB. Union shows that there was some adaptive capacity in the Soviet system: change c ame from within the Soviet system, from its own institutions and from its leader, and was an attempt at working.
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Historical development of the Communist theory of leadership / Alfred G. Meyer --The theory of political leadership and the issue of totalitarianism / Carl J. Friedrich --Marxist theories of leadership and bureaucracy: a Marxist approach / Andras Hegedus --Trends in top political leadership in USSR / Frederick C.
Barghoorn --Top political. The central leadership of the Soviet political system in Moscow is analyzed by a group of Western political researchers. The text covers the entire Soviet period from to the present day, but special emphasis Political leadership in the Soviet Union book placed on the post-Stalin years and new developments of the s.
Political Leadership in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union Textbook Binding – January 1, by Farrell, (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other Author: Farrell. This volume analyzes various aspects of the political leadership during the collapse of the Soviet Union and formation of a new Russia.
Comparing the rule of Mikhail Gorbachev, Boris Yeltsin, and Vladimir Putin, the book reflects upon their goals, governing style, and sources of influence—as well as factors that influenced their activities and complicated them too.4/5(2).
Political Leadership in the Soviet Union Hardcover – March 1, by Archie Brown (Editor) › Visit Amazon's Archie Brown Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.
Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Archie Brown. The Congress of Soviets was the supreme organ of power in accordance with Article 8 of the Soviet Constitution. The Congress was replaced in the Soviet Constitution by the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet accordance with Arti it functioned as the highest state authority and the only legislative branch of the Soviet Union.
According to Article of the Soviet. Censorship in the Soviet Union was pervasive and strictly enforced. Censorship was performed in two main directions: State secrets were handled by the General Directorate for the Protection of State Secrets in the Press (also known as Glavlit), which was in charge of censoring all publications and broadcasting for state secrets; Censorship, in accordance with the official ideology and.
The Soviet political system concentrates great power in the hands of a central leadership body in Moscow. In this study, the leadership is analyzed from various points of view by a group of Western researchers in Soviet politics.
The text covers the entire Soviet period, from to the present day, but pays particular attention to the post Author: Archie Brown. This book studies the way in which the top leadership in the Soviet Union changed over time from until the collapse of the country in Its principal focus is the tension between individual leadership and collective rule, and it charts how this played out over the life of the : Graeme Gill.
The Soviet Union in the post-Khrushchev s was governed by a collective leadership. Henry A. Kissinger, the American National Security Advisor, mistakenly believed that Kosygin was the leader of the Soviet Union and that he was at the helm of Soviet foreign policy because he represented the Soviet Union at the Glassboro Summit.
This book studies the way in which the top leadership in the Soviet Union changed over time from until the collapse of the country in Its principal focus is the tension between individual leadership and collective rule, and it charts how this played out over the life of the regime.
Censorship in the Soviet Union was pervasive and strictly enforced. Censorship was performed in two main directions: State secrets were handled by the General Directorate for the Protection of State Secrets in the Press (also known as Glavlit), which was in charge of censoring all publications and broadcasting for state secrets ; Censorship, in accordance with the official ideology and.
This book looks at the phenomena of the Gorbachev era in light of the history of the changing (and unchanging) factors in the nature of Soviet leadership ever since Personalities have counted, especially in the time of high Stalinism, but institutions count even more.
The five authors are well versed in the nuts and bolts of the system and in the exploration of how political power in the. Political leadership in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union Item Preview remove-circle Political leadership -- Europe, Eastern, Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.
IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : The Communist Party of the Soviet Union arose from the Bolshevik wing of the Russian Social Democratic Workers’ Party (RSDWP).
The Bolsheviks, organized inwere led by Vladimir I. Lenin, and they argued for a tightly disciplined organization of professional revolutionaries who were governed by democratic centralism and were dedicated to achieving the dictatorship of the proletariat.
Soon after the Russian Revolution, the Bolshevik regime used misinformation to confuse its opponents. With word of a faux anti-Bolshevik conspiracy within Russia, the Soviets forged links with real anti-Bolsheviks abroad, persuading them that encouraging developments in Russia would dampen the need for outside intervention.
Political Culture And Leadership In Soviet Russia book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Tucker is the West's foremost authority 4/5(5). In explaining the Soviet Union's political stability, the author analyzes the Soviet combination of harsh authoritarian rule with political flexibility in the treatment of its citizens, and he describes the social processes that contribute to this stability.
Soviet Union - Soviet Union - The U.S.S.R. from to Stalin died a slow, angry, and painful death on March 5, He had suffered a stroke after retiring on the night of March 1–2, but this was not perceived until the morning because of his concern for personal security.
The top leadership gathered around his bedside, but he could only move his little finger. Watching the Bear: Essays on CIA’s Analysis of the Soviet Union focuses on the organizational evolution of the CIA’s analysis of the Soviet economic, political, military, and scientific and technological developments during the Cold War.
Interestingly, it also assesses the extent to which Western analyses of the Soviet Union may have. In explaining the Soviet Union's political stability, the author analyzes the Soviet combination of harsh authoritarian rule with political flexibility in the treatment of its citizens, and he describes the social processes that contribute to this : Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and The Great Purge, also known as the “Great Terror,” was a brutal political campaign led by Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin to eliminate dissenting members of the.