Russia pp 217-228 | Cite as


  • Tatiana Klyachko


In the final years of the USSR, the prevailing official and public view of Soviet higher education was that it was the best in the world. In science, in particular, the belief was that the Soviet preparation of scientific cadres allowed the USSR to see itself as the leading scientific power on the planet (see Chap.  25 on Science).

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  • Tatiana Klyachko
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  1. 1.Centre for Continuing Education EconomicsRussian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public AdministrationMoscowRussia

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