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Author Fedor, Julie.

Title Russia and the cult of state security : the chekist tradition, from Lenin to Putin / Julie Fedor.

Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  363.2830947 FEDO    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail SpC/UM  363.2830947 FEDO    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 286 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in intelligence series
Studies in intelligence series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. I Soviet chekism -- 1.Dzerzhinsky's commandments -- 2.Late Soviet chekism: the changing face of repression under Khrushchev and beyond -- 3.Screening the historical chekist -- 4.Screening the contemporary chekist -- pt. II Post-Soviet chekism -- Introduction -- 5.Re-inventing chekist traditions -- 6.The cult of Andropov -- 7.Securitizing the Russian soul.
Summary "This book explores the mythology woven around the Soviet secret police and the Russian cult of state security that has emerged from it"--
Subject Russian S.F.S.R. Chrezvychaĭna︠i︡a komissi︠i︡a po borʹbe s kontr-revol︠i︡u︠t︡sieĭ i sabotazhem -- History.
Russian S.F.S.R. Chrezvychaĭna︠i︡a komissi︠i︡a po borʹbe s kontr-revol︠i︡u︠t︡sieĭ i sabotazhem -- Influence.
Internal security -- Soviet Union -- History.
Internal security -- Russia (Federation) -- History.
Police -- Soviet Union -- History.
Police -- Russia (Federation) -- History.
Secret service -- Soviet Union -- History.
Secret service -- Russia (Federation) -- History.
Soviet Union -- Politics and government.
Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government.
ISBN 9780415609333 (hardback)
041560933X (hardback)
Standard Number 60001462030