Who are the Soviet dissidents?
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Published by University of Bradford in Bradford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dissenters -- Russia,
  • Russia -- Politics and government -- 1971-,
  • Russia -- Social conditions -- 1970-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Alex Shtromas.
SeriesErnest Stockdale lecture -- 1977
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK274.3 1977 S48
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. --
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18856851M
ISBN 100901945358

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Nathans has published articles on Habermas and the public sphere in eighteenth-century France, Russian-Jewish historiography, the state of the field of Russian and East European studies in Germany and the United States, the Soviet logician and rights activist Aleksandr Esenin-Vol'pin, and other topics. Cambridge, England — All Soviet dissidents are legendary, to one degree or another. Vladimir Bukovsky is especially so. He is held in awe by people whom the rest of us hold in awe. I’m speaking of his fellow dissidents. He is a dissident’s dissident, so to . Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Who are the Soviet dissidents? Alexander Shtromas. University of Bradford, School of Peace Studies, Dec 1, - Political Science - 19 pages. 0 Reviews.   THE uniqueness of Andrei Sakharov is still poorly understood in the West, despite the fact that he is the most famous of the Soviet Union's dissidents.

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