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Author Tucker, Robert C.

Title Political culture and leadership in Soviet Russia : from Lenin to Gorbachev / Robert C. Tucker
Edition First American edition
Published New York : Norton, 1987


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Description x, 214 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Culture, political culture, and Soviet studies -- Leadership and culture in social movements -- Lenin's Bolshevism as a culture in the making -- Between Lenin and Stalin: the breakdown of a revolutionary culture -- Stalinism as revolution from above -- Swollen state, spent society: Stalin's legacy to Brezhnev's Russia -- To change a political culture: Gorbachev and the fight for Soviet reform
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Political culture -- Soviet Union.
Political leadership -- Soviet Union.
USSR -- Politics and government -- 1917-
USSR -- Politics and government.
LC no. 87011025
ISBN 039302489X