Includes bibliographical references (p. -239) and index.
|Series||Harvard Cold War studies book series|
|LC Classifications||DK4442 .C37 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 245 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||245|
|LC Control Number||2002031900|
To find answers to these questions Triggering Communism's Collapse examines the political dynamics of the Polish transition-a transition that stripped the communist party of its control of the government, thrust an opposition leader into the premiership, and set off the world-changing series of communist collapses in the Soviet : Marjorie Castle. Get this from a library! Triggering communism's collapse: perceptions and power in Poland's transition. [Marjorie Castle] -- "At a time when Poland's economy was deteriorating, the workers were striking, and the Soviets were vacillating, both the Polish communist regime and the Solidarity-led opposition formulated certain. Triggering Communism's Collapse by Marjorie Castle, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1). To find answers to these questions, Triggering Communism's Collapse examines the political dynamics of the Polish transition—a transition that stripped the Communist party of its control of the government, thrust an opposition leader into the premiership, and set off the world-changing series of communist collapses in the Soviet bloc.
Ranging from the Russian revolution of to the collapse of Eastern Europe in the s this study examines Communist rule. By focusing primarily on the USSR and Eastern Europe Stephen White covers the major topics and issues affecting these countries, including: * communism as a doctrine * the evolution of Communist rule * the challenges to Soviet authority in Hungary and Yugoslavia * the. Read this essay on Factors That Led to the Collapse of Communism. Come browse our large digital warehouse of free sample essays. Get the knowledge you need in order to pass your classes and more. Only at ". Communism and Its Collapse book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ranging from the Russian revolution of to the collap /5. Communism gained a strong foothold in the world during the first half of the 20th century, with one-third of the world's population living under some form of communism by the s. However, just a decade later, many of the major communist governments around the world toppled. What brought about this collapse?Author: Jennifer Rosenberg.
Review: The Rise and Fall of Communism by Archie BrownDonald Sassoon on a fascinating account of why the 'great experiment' failedAuthor: Donald Sassoon. from the main body of the book, I do aim to transliterate precisely. When a Russian author has published a book or article in English, I use the spelling of his or her name adopted by that author. In the case of Chinese names, I have generally used the pinyin system, adopted by most China scholars now – to take the obvious example, Mao. by Roland Boer Communism has ‘failed’, or so the common observation goes. More often, one hears the opinion that the Soviet Union ‘failed’, or that the communist countries of Eastern Europe did so as well. But what does ‘failure’ mean here? Usually it simply means . This book was written by a man who lived under communism from birth until the age of He lived in America since and continued observing the progress of communism in both his old country and in America.5/5(2).