The Future of Democracy in Russia: The Lesson of Perestroika and the Question of the Communist Party


Subject:
History By Place , Political Parties & Theories , Russia , Communism/Anti-communism

Description:
Transcript of the 1993 Sanford S. Elberg Lecture in International Studies, given by Alexander Nikolaevich Yakovlev, discussing the Soviet restructuring policy of "perestroika" under Mikhail Gorbachev in the 1980s. In addition to the lecture, the site contains a biography of Yakovlev (who died in October 2005) and a 1996 interview with Yakovlev. From the Institute of International Studies, University of California, Berkeley.

Publisher:
Regents of the University of California

Language:
English

Source:
http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/Elberg/Yakovlev/yak-elb1.html


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