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Communism in perspective

by Andrew Gyorgy

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography (p. 278-300) and index.

    Statementby Andrew Gyorgy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX40 .G9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 309 p. :
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5905872M
    LC Control Number64004773
    OCLC/WorldCa265686

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    Vietnamese Communist Perspective In the last decade, there have been a growing number of scholarly writings on the Vietnam War seen from the communist side. R.B. Smith identified three broad phases in the evolution of western scholarship on the communist side of the war.1 The first generation of writings relied mainly on official media. The third volume of The Cambridge History of Communism spans the period from the s to the present, documenting the last two decades of the global Cold War and the collapse of Soviet socialism. An international team of scholars analyze the rise of China as a global power continuing to proclaim.

    The best books on The Fall of Communism recommended by Nick Thorpe. Five recommendations from the BBC’s Central Europe correspondent, who witnessed the collapse of Yugoslavia, popular uprisings in Bulgaria and Serbia, and the transformation of non-violent to violent resistance in Kosovo This puts the revolutions in perspective as more. The following text is taken from the manuscript of Eric Hobsbawm’s opening address to the international conference organised by Espaces Marx on the th anniversary of the Communist Manifesto and held at the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris in The text was subsequently included in slightly revised versions in books published in France, Germany and the UK.


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