Concentration Camps in The Soviet Union

Socialist Fun : Youth, Consumption, and State-Sponsored Popular Culture in the Soviet Union, 1945–1970

Socialist Fun : Youth, Consumption, and
State-Sponsored Popular Culture in the Soviet Union, 1945–1970

by Gleb Tsipursky
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0822963965 | 379 Pages | PDF | 26 MB

Most narratives depict Soviet Cold War cultural activities and youth groups as drab and dreary, militant and politicized.
The Lysenko Controversy as a Global Phenomenon, Volume 1: Genetics and Agriculture in the Soviet Union and Beyond

The Lysenko Controversy as a Global Phenomenon, Volume 1: Genetics and Agriculture in the Soviet Union and Beyond (Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology) by William deJong-Lambert
English | 7 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 3319391755 | 191 Pages | PDF | 3.09 MB

This volume covers the global history of the Lysenko controversy, while exploring in greater depth the background of D. Lysenko’s career and influence in the USSR. By presenting the rise and fall of T.D. Lysenko in a variety of aspects
The Lysenko Controversy as a Global Phenomenon, Volume 2: Genetics and Agriculture in the Soviet Union and Beyond

The Lysenko Controversy as a Global Phenomenon, Volume 2: Genetics and Agriculture in the Soviet Union and Beyond By William deJong-Lambert, Nikolai Krementsov
English | PDF | 2017 | 251 Pages | ISBN : 331939178X | 2.21 MB

This volume examines the international impact of Lysenkoism in its namesake’s heyday and the reasons behind Lysenko’s rehabilitation in Russia today. By presenting the rise and fall of T.D. Lysenko in its various aspects, the authors provide a fresh perspective on one of the most notorious episodes in the history of science.
Fashion Meets Socialism: Fashion Industry in the Soviet Union after the Second World War

Fashion Meets Socialism: Fashion Industry in the Soviet Union after the Second World War by Jukka Gronow
English | 2015 | ISBN: 9522226653 | 306 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

The Soviet Union was not renowned for its fashionable clothing. However, after the World War II the Soviet Government opened several parallel organizations of fashion design with fashion houses and ateliers all over the country.
John Anderson - Religion, State and Politics in the Soviet Union and Successor States [Repost]

John Anderson - Religion, State and Politics in the Soviet Union and Successor States
2007 | ISBN: 0521467845 | English | 252 pages | PDF | 6.7 MB

Keeping the Faith: Russian Orthodox Monasticism in the Soviet Union, 1917-1939  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at Feb. 15, 2016
Keeping the Faith: Russian Orthodox Monasticism in the Soviet Union, 1917-1939

Keeping the Faith: Russian Orthodox Monasticism in the Soviet Union, 1917-1939 By Jennifer Jean Wynot
2004 | 254 Pages | ISBN: 1585443328 | PDF | 9 MB

Education in the Soviet Union: Policies and Institutions Since Stalin  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at Jan. 18, 2016
Education in the Soviet Union: Policies and Institutions Since Stalin

Education in the Soviet Union: Policies and Institutions Since Stalin by Mervyn Matthews
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0415668409 | 240 Pages | PDF | 4.4 MB

This book provides a comprehensive survey of the successes and failures of education and training in the Khrushchev and Breshnev years. The author gives an objective assessment of the accessibility of the main types of institution, of the contents of courses and of Soviet attempts to marry the functioning of their education system to their perceived economic and social needs.
The Vernaculars of Communism: Language, Ideology and Power in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe

Petre Petrov, Lara Ryazanova-Clarke, "The Vernaculars of Communism: Language, Ideology and Power in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe"
English | ISBN: 1138792357 | 2015 | 244 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Myth, Memory, Trauma: Rethinking the Stalinist Past in the Soviet Union, 1953-70  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Nov. 7, 2015
Myth, Memory, Trauma: Rethinking the Stalinist Past in the Soviet Union, 1953-70

Polly Jones, "Myth, Memory, Trauma: Rethinking the Stalinist Past in the Soviet Union, 1953-70"
English | ISBN: 030018512X | 2013 | 376 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Constructing Ethnopolitics in the Soviet Union [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 14, 2015
Constructing Ethnopolitics in the Soviet Union [Repost]

Constructing Ethnopolitics in the Soviet Union: Samizdat, Deprivation and the Rise of Ethnic Nationalism by Dina Zisserman-Brodsky
English | 14 Aug. 2003 | ISBN: 1403961913 | 307 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The 'nationality question' was long central to Soviet thought and policy, and the failure to provide a convincing answer played a major role in the break-up of the Soviet Union into ethnically or nationally defined states.