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How the Soviet Union Is Governed

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$75.50 • £60.95 • €68.00

ISBN 9780674410305

Publication Date: 03/01/1979


693 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • The Development of the Soviet Union
    • 1. The Origins of Bolshevism
    • 2. The Road to Power
    • 3. The Establishment of the Soviet Regime
    • 4. The Choices and Struggles of the 1920s
    • 5. The Years of Transformation and Petrification
    • 6. The Revitalization of the System
    • 7. The Return to Normalcy
  • The Policy Process
    • 8. The Individual and the Policy Process
    • 9. The Individual and the Party
    • 10. The Institutional Actors
    • 11. The Central Committee Secretariat and Apparatus
    • 12. The Leading Party Organs
    • 13. Provincial and Local Politics
    • 14. The Distribution of Power
    • 15. The Future of the Soviet System
  • Notes
  • Index

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