The Soviet Union, 1917 to the Present

History 171C

Spring 2018
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Location: 
166 Barrows
Day & Time: 
MW 5-6:30
Class Number: 
25003
Units: 
4

An introductory survey of Soviet history from the revolutions of 1917 to the present. Marxism-Leninism, War Communism, and Real Socialism; the Great Transformation and the Great Terror; family and nationality; state and society; Russia versus Soviet; Gorbachev versus the past.