Developments in Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics

  • Stephen White
  • Alex Pravda
  • Zvi Gitelman
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. The Historical and Cultural Context

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Stephen White
      Pages 2-21
    3. Alfred B. Evans Jr
      Pages 22-42
  3. The Contemporary Political System

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. John P. Willerton Jr
      Pages 44-67
    3. Ronald J. Hill
      Pages 68-87
    4. Jeffrey W. Hahn
      Pages 88-106
    5. William E. Butler
      Pages 107-121
    6. Zvi Gitelman
      Pages 122-146
    7. Thomas F. Remington
      Pages 147-173
    8. David Wedgwood Benn
      Pages 174-197
  4. Patterns of Public Policy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
    2. Peter Rutland
      Pages 200-226
    3. Mary Buckley
      Pages 227-249
    4. Alex Pravda
      Pages 250-275
  5. Perspectives on Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 277-277
    2. T. H. Rigby
      Pages 300-319
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 320-347

About this book

Introduction

Focuses on the key institutions and policy processes in the new political system emerging after Gorbachev's resignation and the establishment of the Commonwealth of Independent States. It highlights the problems of governability at all levels posed by the development of mass politics.

Keywords

communism executive foreign policy Institution Lenin Policy politics revolution social policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen White
    • 1
  • Alex Pravda
    • 2
  • Zvi Gitelman
    • 3
  1. 1.University of GlasgowUK
  2. 2.Oxford UniversityUK
  3. 3.University of MichiganUSA

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