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Author Odom, William E., author.

Title The Soviet volunteers : modernization and bureaucracy in a public mass organization / by William E. Odom
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1973


Description 1 online resource (xv, 360 pages)
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Contents Frontmatter -- Table of Contents -- List of Charts -- Preface -- Glossary -- Introduction -- Part I. The Origins of Osoaviakhim -- Chapter I. The Doctrinal Heritage -- Chapter II. Bolshevik Perceptions of Cultural Backwardness -- Chapter III. Implications of Technological Backwardness -- Chapter IV. The Red Army as an Instrument of Social Transformation -- Chapter V. Resource Constraints and the State Budget -- Chapter VI. Osoaviakhim's Predecessors -- Part II. Formal Structure -- Chapter VII. General Terminology and Concepts -- Chapter VIII. The Hierarchy of Societies -- Chapter IX. Linkages with Other Organizations -- Part III. Osoaviakhim as an Economy -- Chapter X. Resources-Organizational Inputs -- Chapter XI. The Organizational Process -- Part IV. Osoaviakhim as a Bureaucracy -- Chapter XII. A Brief Historical Sketch -- Chapter XIII. Goals and Program Development -- Chapter XIV. Development of the Formal Hierarchy -- Chapter XV. Bureaucracy: Rational Structure or Political Arena? -- Chapter XVI. Power Relations in Osoaviakhim -- Conclusions -- Bibliography -- Index
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject 880-01 Obshchestvo druzel oborony i aviat︠s︡ionno-khimicheskogo stroitel'stva RSFSR
SUBJECT 880-01/(N Общество друзел обороны и авиационно-химического строител'ства РСФСР
Subject 880-02 Soi︠u︡z obshchestv druzeĭ oborony i aviat︠s︡ionno-khimicheskogo stroitelʹstva SSSR.
SUBJECT 880-02/(N Союз обществ друзей обороны и авиационно-химического строительства СССР
Soi︠u︡z obshchestv druzeĭ oborony i aviat︠s︡ionno-khimicheskogo stroitel'stva SSSR fast
Subject SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Regional Studies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781400870561
Other Titles Modernization and bureaucracy in a public mass organization