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Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and American studies in the USSR : people's diplomacy in the Cold War

Title
Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and American studies in the USSR : people's diplomacy in the Cold War / Sergei I. Zhuk.
ISBN
9781498551243
1498551246
Publication
Lanham : Lexington Books, 2017.
Physical Description
xvii, 275 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary
"This intellectual biography of Nikolai N. Bolkhovitinov (1930-2008), the prominent Russian historian who was a leading scholar of US history and Russia-US relations, also examines broader social, cultural, and intellectual developments within the Americanist scholarly community in Soviet and post-Soviet Russia"--Provided by publisher.
Other formats
Online version: Zhuk, S.I. (Sergeĭ Ivanovich). Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and American studies in the USSR. Lanham : Lexington Books, 2017
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 28, 2017
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Institutionalization of American studies in the USSR and academic exchanges
The United States in the Soviet interpretation under Stalin : from Lev Zubok to Aleksei Efimov
"Stalin's last generation" : Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and making a Soviet Americanist after the Second World War
Khrushchev thaw, Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and the discovery of the origins of Russian-US relations
The rise of Soviet Americanist : Nikolai Bolkhovitinov during the early Brezhnev era (1964-70)
Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and academic détente, 1971-79
"Out of favor" : Bolkhovitinov's career and shaping of the new directions in the Soviet studies of US history, 1979-85
Socialist modernity, Soviet Americanists, and "epistemological revolution" of Perestroika
Epilogue: State business in Russian/Soviet historical perspectives on the US from Nicholas I to Putin.
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