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The strengths and weaknesses of the Soviet system.

Barrington Moore

The strengths and weaknesses of the Soviet system.

by Barrington Moore

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Published by Air University, Human Resources Research Institute in Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1917-1936

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUnited States. Human Resources Research Institute. Technical Research Report -- no. 2
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3, 5, 68
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15133982M

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      As the entire course of history after the Communist Manifesto publication has shown, Communism has two major strengths: * The singular focus on undivided power. Everything is gathered in a clenched fist in order to walk the shortest way to the wor. Clearly the Soviet Union now is a superpower. Observing its development, trying to measure its strengths and weaknesses, and, perhaps most of all, trying to understand the whys and hows of the.


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