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The Resource Politics, paradigms, and intelligence failures : why so few predicted the collapse of the Soviet Union, Ofira Seliktar

Politics, paradigms, and intelligence failures : why so few predicted the collapse of the Soviet Union, Ofira Seliktar

Label
Politics, paradigms, and intelligence failures : why so few predicted the collapse of the Soviet Union
Title
Politics, paradigms, and intelligence failures
Title remainder
why so few predicted the collapse of the Soviet Union
Statement of responsibility
Ofira Seliktar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seliktar, Ofira
Index
index present
LC call number
DK274
LC item number
.S375 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
Label
Politics, paradigms, and intelligence failures : why so few predicted the collapse of the Soviet Union, Ofira Seliktar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-262) and index
Contents
Theories of political change and prediction of change : methodological problems -- Oligarchic petrification or pluralistic transformation : paradigmatic views of the Soviet Union in the 1970s -- Paradigms and the debate on relations with the Soviet Union : détente, new internationalism, and neoconservatism -- The Reagan administration and the Soviet interregnum : accelerating the demise of the communist empire -- Acceleration : tinkering around the edges, 1985-1986 -- Perestroika : systemic change, 1987-1989 -- The unintended consequences of radical transformation : losing control of the revolution and the collapse of the Soviet Union, 1990-1991 -- Reflections on predictive failures
Control code
54356571
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 281 p.
Isbn
9780765614643
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004002477
Label
Politics, paradigms, and intelligence failures : why so few predicted the collapse of the Soviet Union, Ofira Seliktar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-262) and index
Contents
Theories of political change and prediction of change : methodological problems -- Oligarchic petrification or pluralistic transformation : paradigmatic views of the Soviet Union in the 1970s -- Paradigms and the debate on relations with the Soviet Union : détente, new internationalism, and neoconservatism -- The Reagan administration and the Soviet interregnum : accelerating the demise of the communist empire -- Acceleration : tinkering around the edges, 1985-1986 -- Perestroika : systemic change, 1987-1989 -- The unintended consequences of radical transformation : losing control of the revolution and the collapse of the Soviet Union, 1990-1991 -- Reflections on predictive failures
Control code
54356571
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 281 p.
Isbn
9780765614643
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004002477

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