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The Resource The Soviet Union : internal and external perspectives on Soviet society, Eric Shiraev, Eero Carroll, Vladimir Shlapentokh, (electronic book)

The Soviet Union : internal and external perspectives on Soviet society, Eric Shiraev, Eero Carroll, Vladimir Shlapentokh, (electronic book)

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The Soviet Union : internal and external perspectives on Soviet society
Title
The Soviet Union
Title remainder
internal and external perspectives on Soviet society
Statement of responsibility
Eric Shiraev, Eero Carroll, Vladimir Shlapentokh
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book analyzes Soviet society as a 'hard reality', emphasizes the varying perceptions of it in the Soviet Union and the US, and insists that, while glorifications of the Soviet reality have been useful, the most accurate descriptions of this reality were critical
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UK-WkNB
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1960-
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Shiraev, Eric
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Carroll, Eero
  • SHLAPENTOKH, Vladimir
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  • Public opinion
  • Public opinion
  • Soviet Union
Label
The Soviet Union : internal and external perspectives on Soviet society, Eric Shiraev, Eero Carroll, Vladimir Shlapentokh, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction to Rashomon's Tale: Perspectives on a Society from Within and from Without -- Thinkers from Overseas: How Did Western Experts Understand and Describe the Soviet Union over its 74-year History? -- Homegrown Russian Intellectuals: On the Existence of Credible and Unreliable Internal Sources of Elite Information about Soviet Realities -- A Mirror from Afar: American Public Opinion about the Soviet Union from the 1930s to the 1980s -- Self-fulfilling Reflections: Soviet Public Opinion about the Homeland, in Attitudes and Images -- Conclusion and Discussion: Limits and Potentials to De-ideologizing Studies of Foreign Countries, and Reconstructing Images of a Society Held by its Denizens
Extent
256 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230616943
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unknown
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
Adobe Ebook Reader: Adobe PDF.
Label
The Soviet Union : internal and external perspectives on Soviet society, Eric Shiraev, Eero Carroll, Vladimir Shlapentokh, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction to Rashomon's Tale: Perspectives on a Society from Within and from Without -- Thinkers from Overseas: How Did Western Experts Understand and Describe the Soviet Union over its 74-year History? -- Homegrown Russian Intellectuals: On the Existence of Credible and Unreliable Internal Sources of Elite Information about Soviet Realities -- A Mirror from Afar: American Public Opinion about the Soviet Union from the 1930s to the 1980s -- Self-fulfilling Reflections: Soviet Public Opinion about the Homeland, in Attitudes and Images -- Conclusion and Discussion: Limits and Potentials to De-ideologizing Studies of Foreign Countries, and Reconstructing Images of a Society Held by its Denizens
Extent
256 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230616943
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
Adobe Ebook Reader: Adobe PDF.

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