The Resource The Accidental Proletariat : Workers, Politics, and Crisis in Gorbachev's Russia, (electronic resource)

The Accidental Proletariat : Workers, Politics, and Crisis in Gorbachev's Russia, (electronic resource)

Label
The Accidental Proletariat : Workers, Politics, and Crisis in Gorbachev's Russia
Title
The Accidental Proletariat
Title remainder
Workers, Politics, and Crisis in Gorbachev's Russia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Walter Connor shows how the seven decades since Stalin launched the First Five Year plan have changed Soviet workers from a disorganized mass of unskilled ex-peasants into something very much like a class--not the working class intended by Lenin and Stalin but a new and powerful ""accidental proletariat, "" produced by forces partly beyond the state's control. Does this new ""proletariat"" threaten glasnost and perestroika? To address that question, Connor examines the growth of the new ""class"" and its role in the crisis-ridden politics of Gorbachev's USSR. In this book, as in his earlier
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
322.20947
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD8526.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
The Accidental Proletariat : Workers, Politics, and Crisis in Gorbachev's Russia, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884013030
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (393 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862405
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt736fh1
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.b32973706
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013030
  • jstor140086240X

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