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Beyond Glasnost Soviet Reform and Security Issues (Contributions in Military Studies) by David T. Twining

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Defence strategy, planning & research,
  • International relations,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Pressure groups & lobbying,
  • Contemporary Politics - Europe,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Military,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Military - Strategy,
  • History / Military / Strategy,
  • 1985-1991,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Military Policy,
  • Politics and government,
  • Soviet Union

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9686272M
ISBN 100313284733
ISBN 109780313284731

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"Beyond Glasnost is a thoughtful exploration of the past decade's cultural and political ferment in Eastern Europe. It is also something else: an argument—in a deceptively unassuming, anti-ideological voice—about how to conceive of and move toward freedom; an argument that could hardly be more relevant to the roiling debates on the Western left."—Ellen Willis, Village VoicePrice: $ Beyond Glasnost: Soviet Reform and Securit Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. Colonel David T. Twining and his colleagues look at the impact of glasnost and the collapse of the Soviet system on the military. The case study approach used allows for in-depth examination of a number of key issues. Please note that the. " Beyond Glasnost is a thoughtful exploration of the past decade's cultural and political ferment in Eastern Europe. The book Beyond Glasnost: The Post-Totalitarian Mind, Jeffrey C. Goldfarb is published by University of Chicago Press.

Beyond glasnost: the post-totalitarian mind. [Jeffrey C Goldfarb] -- Analyzes the development of a democratic opposition in the Soviet Union, discusses the nature of totalitarionism, and explains why Eastern Europe is changing. Beyond Glasnost Literary periodicals are in great demand these days in the Soviet Union, and issues of particular interest are sold out by Walter Z. Laqueur Literary periodicals are in great demand these days in the Soviet Union, and issues of particular interest are sold out in hours, if not in minutes. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xlii, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: pt. 1. Totalitarianism: What is totalitarianism? --Newspeak and the politics of force --The limits of newspeak --pt. -totalitarianism: Truth, politics, and autonomous culture --Autonomous politics --pt. post-totalitarian mind and the neototalitarian state: The post-totalitarian. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 25 cm. Contents: The Dalger phenonomen: the declining ability of leaders and governments to effectively rule / David T. Twining --The role of women in the Soviet armed forces: past, present, and future / Tina DiGuglielmo --The KGB's uncertain future / Arty J. Franzello --Legal and social protection for Soviet.

The real contribution of the book lies in its description of the Professor Goldfarb offers a clinical study of the nature of totalitarianism, which took classic form in the Stalinist state and has now evolved into the "neototalitarian" system prevailing in the. Beyond the Glass is the final novel in Antonia Whites series of novels which explore the schooldays, girlhood and early married life of Clara Batchelor, the daughter of a Catholic convert. I have loved these books and had been looking forward for some time to this instalment/5. Cite this chapter as: Cooper L. () Beyond Perestroika and Glasnost: An Introduction. In: Soviet Reforms and Beyond. Palgrave Macmillan, LondonAuthor: Leo Cooper, Leo Cooper. Glasnost did indeed provide freedom of expression, far beyond what Gorbachev had intended, and changed citizens' views towards the government, which played a key role in the demise of the Soviet Union. Effects Greater transparency. Relaxation of censorship resulted in the Communist Party losing its grip on the media. Before long, much to the.