The Resource Ruling Russia : authoritarianism from the revolution to Putin, William Zimmerman

Ruling Russia : authoritarianism from the revolution to Putin, William Zimmerman

Label
Ruling Russia : authoritarianism from the revolution to Putin
Title
Ruling Russia
Title remainder
authoritarianism from the revolution to Putin
Statement of responsibility
William Zimmerman
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When the Soviet Union collapsed, many hoped that Russia's centuries-long history of autocratic rule might finally end. Yet today's Russia appears to be retreating from democracy, not progressing toward it. Ruling Russia is the only book of its kind to trace the history of modern Russian politics from the Bolshevik Revolution to the presidency of Vladimir Putin. It examines the complex evolution of communist and post-Soviet leadership in light of the latest research in political science, explaining why the democratization of Russia has all but failed. William Zimmerman argues th
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
320.947
Index
index present
LC call number
JN6531
LC item number
.Z56 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Ruling Russia : authoritarianism from the revolution to Putin, William Zimmerman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE: From Democratic Centralism to Democratic Centralism; CHAPTER TWO: Alternative Mobilization Strategies, 1917-1934; CHAPTER THREE: From Narrow Selectorate to Autocracy; CHAPTER FOUR: The Great Purge; CHAPTER FIVE: From Totalitarianism to Welfare Authoritarianism; CHAPTER SIX: Uncertainty and "Democratization": The Evolution of Post-Brezhnevian Politics, 1982-1991; CHAPTER SEVEN: Democratizing Russia, 1991-1997
  • CHAPTER EIGHT: The Demise of Schumpeterian Democracy, the Return to Certainty, and Normal ("Full") Authoritarianism, 1998-2008CHAPTER NINE: The Return of Uncertainty? The 2011-2012 Electoral Cycle; CHAPTER TEN: The Past and Future of Russian Authoritarianism; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn875095684
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400850181
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt5dd1qr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b30239412
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875095684
  • pebcl1400850185

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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