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Author Ruffley, David L., 1961-

Title Children of victory : young specialists and the evolution of Soviet society / David L. Ruffley.

Published Westport, Conn. London : Praeger, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.2350947 RUFF    AVAILABLE
Physical description 205 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Limits of the Little Deal: Young Specialists and the Soviet Social Contract 25 -- 2. Petitioning, Censorship, and the Stifling of Social Initiatives in the USSR 47 -- 3. Children of Victory, Grandchildren of the Victors: Individual Values 85 -- 4. Children of Victory: Groups, Professional Values, and Beliefs 125.
Summary Explores the formative experiences of the Russians who graduated from institutes of higher learning in the Brezhnev era and who now hold key positions in all aspects of Russian society.
Subject Young adults -- Soviet Union.
Specialists -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Intellectual life.
ISBN 0275976742 (alk. paper)