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The Resource Know your enemy : the rise and fall of America's Soviet experts, David C. Engerman

Know your enemy : the rise and fall of America's Soviet experts, David C. Engerman

Label
Know your enemy : the rise and fall of America's Soviet experts
Title
Know your enemy
Title remainder
the rise and fall of America's Soviet experts
Statement of responsibility
David C. Engerman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
947.084072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DK38.8
LC item number
.E54 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Know your enemy : the rise and fall of America's Soviet experts, David C. Engerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-432) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Knowing the Cold War enemy -- pt. I. A field in formation. The wartime roots of Russian studies training -- Social science serves the state in war and Cold War -- Institution building on a national scale -- pt. II. Growth and dispersion. The Soviet economy and the measuring rod of money -- The lost opportunities of Slavic literary studies -- Russian history as past politics -- The Soviet Union as a modern society -- Soviet politics and the dynamics of totalitarianism -- pt. III. Crisis, conflict, and collapse. The dual crises of Russian studies -- Right turn into halls of power -- Left turn in the ivory tower -- Perestroika and the collapse of Soviet studies -- Epilogue: Soviet studies after the Soviet Union
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 459 p.
Isbn
9780195324860
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009010880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn316736823
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn506684182
Label
Know your enemy : the rise and fall of America's Soviet experts, David C. Engerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-432) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Knowing the Cold War enemy -- pt. I. A field in formation. The wartime roots of Russian studies training -- Social science serves the state in war and Cold War -- Institution building on a national scale -- pt. II. Growth and dispersion. The Soviet economy and the measuring rod of money -- The lost opportunities of Slavic literary studies -- Russian history as past politics -- The Soviet Union as a modern society -- Soviet politics and the dynamics of totalitarianism -- pt. III. Crisis, conflict, and collapse. The dual crises of Russian studies -- Right turn into halls of power -- Left turn in the ivory tower -- Perestroika and the collapse of Soviet studies -- Epilogue: Soviet studies after the Soviet Union
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 459 p.
Isbn
9780195324860
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009010880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn316736823
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn506684182

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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