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The Resource Perestroika and the Party : national and transnational perspectives on European communist parties in the era of Soviet reform, edited by Francesco Di Palma

Perestroika and the Party : national and transnational perspectives on European communist parties in the era of Soviet reform, edited by Francesco Di Palma

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Perestroika and the Party : national and transnational perspectives on European communist parties in the era of Soviet reform
Title
Perestroika and the Party
Title remainder
national and transnational perspectives on European communist parties in the era of Soviet reform
Statement of responsibility
edited by Francesco Di Palma
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Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Index
index present
Intended audience
"Countless studies have assessed the dramatic reforms of Mikhail Gorbachev, but their analysis of the impact on European communism has focused overwhelmingly on the Soviet Union and Eastern bloc nations. This ambitious collection takes a much broader view, reconstructing and evaluating the historical trajectories of Glasnost and Perestroika on both sides of the Iron Curtain. Moving beyond domestic politics and foreign relations narrowly defined, the research gathered here constitutes a transnational survey of these reforms' collective impact, showing how they were variably received and implemented, and how they shaped the prospects for "proletarian internationalism" in diverse political contexts"--
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Di Palma, Francesco
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  • Communism
  • Communist parties
  • Perestroĭka
  • Glasnost
  • Soviet Union
  • Communist countries
  • Europe, Western
Label
Perestroika and the Party : national and transnational perspectives on European communist parties in the era of Soviet reform, edited by Francesco Di Palma
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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Contents
Introduction: Perestroika or about the demise of the communist world? / Francesco Di Palma -- The impact of Perestroika and Glasnost on the CPSU's stance toward the "fraternal parties" in the Eastern Bloc / Peter Ruggenthaler -- Soviet society, Perestroika, and the end of the USSR / Mark Kramer -- Perestroika made in Hungary? The HSWP's approach to the Soviet reform of the late-1980s / Tamas Peter Baranyi -- Yugoslavia and Perestroika 1985-1991 : between hope and disappointment / Petar Dragisic -- The Polish United Workers Party and Perestroika / Wanda Jarzabek -- SED and Perestroika : perceptions and reactions / Hermann Wentker -- Between external constraint and internal crackdown : Romania's non-reaction to Soviet Perestroika / Stefano Bottoni -- Parallel destinies : the Italian Communist Party and Perestrojka / Aldo Agosti -- "I felt as if I was faced with a French Honecker" : the French Communist Party confronted with a world that was falling apart (1985-1991) / Dominique Andolfatto -- A dialogue of the deaf : the CPGB and the SED during the Gorbachev era (1985-1990) / Stefan Berger and Norman LaPorte -- Premature Perestroika : the Dutch Communist Party and Gorbachev / Gerrit Voerman -- The Perestroika and the Greek Left / Andreas Stergiou -- The Austrian communists and Perestroika / Maximilian Graf -- The Spanish Communist Party and Perestroika / Walther L. Bernecker -- Afterword: Gorbachev and the end of international communism / Silvio Pons
Control code
on1097365236
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 341 pages
Isbn
9781789200201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1097365236
Label
Perestroika and the Party : national and transnational perspectives on European communist parties in the era of Soviet reform, edited by Francesco Di Palma
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Perestroika or about the demise of the communist world? / Francesco Di Palma -- The impact of Perestroika and Glasnost on the CPSU's stance toward the "fraternal parties" in the Eastern Bloc / Peter Ruggenthaler -- Soviet society, Perestroika, and the end of the USSR / Mark Kramer -- Perestroika made in Hungary? The HSWP's approach to the Soviet reform of the late-1980s / Tamas Peter Baranyi -- Yugoslavia and Perestroika 1985-1991 : between hope and disappointment / Petar Dragisic -- The Polish United Workers Party and Perestroika / Wanda Jarzabek -- SED and Perestroika : perceptions and reactions / Hermann Wentker -- Between external constraint and internal crackdown : Romania's non-reaction to Soviet Perestroika / Stefano Bottoni -- Parallel destinies : the Italian Communist Party and Perestrojka / Aldo Agosti -- "I felt as if I was faced with a French Honecker" : the French Communist Party confronted with a world that was falling apart (1985-1991) / Dominique Andolfatto -- A dialogue of the deaf : the CPGB and the SED during the Gorbachev era (1985-1990) / Stefan Berger and Norman LaPorte -- Premature Perestroika : the Dutch Communist Party and Gorbachev / Gerrit Voerman -- The Perestroika and the Greek Left / Andreas Stergiou -- The Austrian communists and Perestroika / Maximilian Graf -- The Spanish Communist Party and Perestroika / Walther L. Bernecker -- Afterword: Gorbachev and the end of international communism / Silvio Pons
Control code
on1097365236
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 341 pages
Isbn
9781789200201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1097365236

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