Culture and the Media in the USSR Today

  • Julian Graffy
  • Geoffrey A. Hosking

Part of the Studies in Russia and East Europe book series (SREE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Geoffrey A. Hosking
    Pages 1-5
  3. James Dingley
    Pages 6-25
  4. Mary Dejevsky
    Pages 26-42
  5. Ian Christie
    Pages 43-77
  6. Christopher Rice
    Pages 88-106
  7. Julian Graffy
    Pages 107-157
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 159-168

About this book


Culture and media institutions are part of the Soviet establishment, yet also head the counter-culture which has gradually been taking shape in the Brezhnev era. Glasnost has introduced new intellectual or institutional upheavals which the contributors describe and analyze.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Julian Graffy
    • 1
  • Geoffrey A. Hosking
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Slavonic and East European StudiesUniversity of LondonUK

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