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Democratization in Russia Under Gorbachev, 1985-91

The Birth of a Voluntary Sector

by Anne White

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work,
  • Public Welfare Work,
  • Russia - History - 1917 To 1991,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: World,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Russia,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Government - International,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • History-Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Political Science / Democracy,
  • Political Science-Government - International,
  • Pressure groups,
  • Associations, institutions, et,
  • Associations, institutions, etc.,
  • Charities,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Voluntarism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10387420M
    ISBN 100312219938
    ISBN 109780312219932

    The Cold War period of – began with the rise of Mikhail Gorbachev as leader of the Soviet Union. Gorbachev was a revolutionary leader for the USSR, as he was the first to promote liberalization of the political landscape (Glasnost) and capitalist elements into the economy (Perestroika); prior to this, the USSR had been strictly prohibiting liberal reform and maintained an inefficient.   This paragraph draws on my forthcoming book The Return: Russia’s Journey from Gorbachev to Medvedev. 38 Suni Paavo, “Oil Prices and the Russian Economy: Some Simulation Studies with NiGEM,” (Discussion Papers no. , Research Institute of the Finnish Economy, Helsinki: ), estimating that higher oil prices explain about

    Jerry F. Hough is professor of political science and public policy at and a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. His books include Democratization and Revolution in the USSR, (Brookings, ) and Russia and the West: Gorbachev and . “The course of Soviet domestic upheaval from to was facilitated by a major shift in Soviet foreign policy under Gorbachev and his new Foreign Minister Edvard Shevardnadze. From the outset Gorbachev made clear his determination to unburden the USSR at the very least of its more onerous military encumbrances.

    It is this changing relationship, and the ways in which education and society are influencing each other's development, that are the themes of this book. While it is convenient to date the beginning of the "new" Russia from the formal dissolution of the ussr in December , it . The US government’s hope, expressed by Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, that Mikhail Gorbachev’s pro-Soviet democratic and market reforms of –91, or perestroika, would.


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Written by one of America's most distinguished specialists on the former Soviet Union, this is the first comprehensive overview of the Gorbachev period and describes it as a real revolution, not mere "reform."Cited by: The fall of communism and the break-up of the Soviet Union into 15 independent states in December was one of the most significant events of the twentieth century.

In the last years of Soviet rule, images of mass protests on the streets of Moscow, Tbilisi and Vilnius, bloodshed in Baku, striking miners, Mikhail Gorbachev wooing the West, and Boris Yeltsin defiantly mounting a tank in front.

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Gorbachev’s early political reforms, Gorbachev’s appointment as General Secretary was the shift of power of one generation to the next. Gorbachev was 20 years younger than Chernenko, Andropov, and Brezhnev had all been born before the revolution. Gorbachev was. Anne White’s most popular book is An Affinity for Murder.

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