Studies in East European Thought

, Volume 52, Issue 3, pp 185–201 | Cite as

An American Philosopher at Moscow State University, 1964–1965

  • James P. Scanlan


For an American philosopher participating in a cultural exchangeprogram with the Soviet Union in 1964–65, a year spent in thePhilosophy Faculty of Moscow State University, studying and doingresearch in the history of Russian philosophy, provided manyinteresting insights – some of them surprising – into the theoryand practice of Marxism-Leninism and the nature of philosophicaleducation in Russia in the 1960s.

Soviet philosophy Russian philosophy Marxism-Leninism Moscow State University I. I. Shchipanov philosophical education 1960s 


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • James P. Scanlan
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  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

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