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Readings on the Soviet economy

Franklyn D. Holzman

Readings on the Soviet economy

by Franklyn D. Holzman

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Published by Rand McNally .
Written in English


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Statemented. by F. D. Holzman.
SeriesRand McNally economics series
The Physical Object
Pagination763p.
Number of Pages763
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Open LibraryOL13688592M

Anatoly Ivanovich Kitov (9 August , Samara - 14 october ) was a pioneer of cybernetics in the Soviet Union.. Biography. The family moved to Tashkent in as his father, Ivan Stepanovich Kitov, had served as a junior officer in White Army, and wished to avoid the negative consequences of this. Here Anatoly did well at secondary school, gaining a gold medal when he graduated in The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from to and was the largest country in the world. Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, in practice its government and economy were highly was a one-party state governed by the Soviet communist party, with Moscow Capital and largest city: Moscow, 55°45′N 37°37′E / .

A number of them settled there, raised families, and became integrated into society. The Soviet economy likewise reaped enormous benefits from the talent and expertise that these individuals brought, and the all around success story became a platform for political leaders to boast their party goals of creating a society where all members were.   This week’s readings covered Soviet and post-Soviet citizens’ various difficulties in everyday life. The materials include people’s trouble in obtaining necessary goods in Soviet era and the emergence of New Russians such as entrepreneurs, who threatened people in the ill-structured market economy due to the rapid privatization after the fall of the Soviet Union.

The collapse of communism marked the close of an era of world history. What took place in the Soviet Union between and , in the eyes of its proponents, constituted a "great experiment" in the application of new modes of organization to social life, the largest such experiment in history. The Strange Death of Soviet Communism, which first appeared as a special issue of The National 5/5(2). @article{osti_, title = {Psychology and the prevention of nuclear war: A book of readings}, author = {White, R.K.}, abstractNote = {This book contains eight sections, each consisting of several papers. Some of the paper titles are: On Numbing and Feeling; The Mirror Image in Soviet-American Relations; Empathizing with the Soviet Government; Decision Making in Crises; The Nature and.


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There has been widespread interest in the Soviet economy ever since the Bolshevik Revolution of November, The Soviet leaders radically changed the organization of Russian economic activity — introducing objectives, institutions, mechanisms of control, forms of organization, and the like, which, until the development of parallel organizations in eastern Europe and China after World War.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Holzman, Franklyn D. Readings on the Soviet economy. Chicago, Rand McNally [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Get this from a library. The Soviet economy: a book of readings.

[Morris Bornstein;] -- The economic system of the Soviet Union is of vital interest not merely because the USSR is a world superpower but also because the Soviets offer their economic development strategy and system as a. The Soviet economy is rapidly driving to maturity.

The older technology of coal-steel-railroads which was especially well adapted to extensive development of unused natural resources is beginning to give way to more modern techniques which emphasize intensive development based on increased productivity. The Soviet economy; a book of readings Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "Of the 26 articles in this third edition, only seven appeared in the second edition, and only two of those survived from the first." Bibliography: p.

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