1194803569 - SOCIALISM IN THE "EAST" AND THE...

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A. INTRODUCTION B. THE KHRUSHCHEV ERA (1956-64) -1956 “Secret Speech” -“de-Stalinization” - “the Thaw” I. “Political De-Stalinization” -dissident Ludmilla Alexeyeva II. Culture and Intellectual Life -Alexander Solzhenitsyn, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich -Boris Pasternak, Doctor Zhivago III. Foreign Policy -“peaceful coexistence” -1961: “super bomb” IV. Eastern Europe During the Thaw V. The Search for a “Third Way” -1953: uprising in East Germany -June 1956: Poland; Poznan; W ł adis ł av Gomu ł ka VI. Economics and Everyday Life -“Virgin lands” = hinterlands of Kazakhstan and Western Siberia -“Kitchen Debate” between Khrushchev and Nixon at the American National Exhibition, Moscow (1959) VII. Building Socialism and Optimism for the Future of Communism -Andrei Sakharov, Memoirs C. THE BREZHNEV ERA (1964-1983) -1961: Berlin Wall -1962: Cuban missile crisis -Leonid Brezhnev I. Economics and Everyday Life II. Society III. Foreign Policy
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