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The Resource Keeping faith with the Party : Communist believers return from the Gulag, Nanci Adler

Keeping faith with the Party : Communist believers return from the Gulag, Nanci Adler

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Keeping faith with the Party : Communist believers return from the Gulag
Title
Keeping faith with the Party
Title remainder
Communist believers return from the Gulag
Statement of responsibility
Nanci Adler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How is it that some prisoners of the Soviet gulag--many of them falsely convicted--emerged from the camps maintaining their loyalty to the party that was responsible for their internment? In camp, they had struggled to survive. Afterward they struggled to reintegrate with society, reunite with their loved ones, and sometimes renew Party ties. Based on oral histories, archives, and unpublished memoirs, Keeping Faith with the Party chronicles the stories of returnees who professed enduring belief in the CPSU and the Communist project. Nanci Adler's probing investigation brings a deeper understanding of the dynamics of Soviet Communism and of how individuals survive within repressive regimes while the repressive regimes also survive within them --
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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ICU/DLC
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Adler, Nanci
Dewey number
364.80947
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kommunisticheskai͡a partii͡a Sovetskogo Soi͡uza
  • Ex-convicts
  • Ex-convicts
  • Allegiance
  • Political persecution
  • Labor camps
  • Communism
Label
Keeping faith with the Party : Communist believers return from the Gulag, Nanci Adler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: enduring repression -- The Gulag prisoner and the Bolshevik soul -- Reconciling the self with the system -- Beyond belief: party identification and the "bright future" -- Striving for a "happy ending": attempts to rehabilitate socialism -- The legacies of the repression -- Epilogue: the "bright past, " or whose (hi)story?
Control code
FIEb17490480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780253223791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (DLC)16951486
  • (DLC)2011037563
  • (UkOxU)19294880
  • (UkLCURL)0719294880
  • (OCoLC)712119578
Label
Keeping faith with the Party : Communist believers return from the Gulag, Nanci Adler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: enduring repression -- The Gulag prisoner and the Bolshevik soul -- Reconciling the self with the system -- Beyond belief: party identification and the "bright future" -- Striving for a "happy ending": attempts to rehabilitate socialism -- The legacies of the repression -- Epilogue: the "bright past, " or whose (hi)story?
Control code
FIEb17490480
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780253223791
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (DLC)16951486
  • (DLC)2011037563
  • (UkOxU)19294880
  • (UkLCURL)0719294880
  • (OCoLC)712119578

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