The High Title of a Communist: Postwar Party Discipline and the Values of the Soviet Regime, written by Edward Cohn

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Abstract

The High Title of a Communist by Edward Cohn is a welcome new book on a rather neglected topic of the Communist party in post-WWII period. It deals with three main themes: the impact of the Great Patriotic War on Soviet society, the continuity between late Stalinism and Khrushchev’s Thaw, and the role of the Communist Party’s disciplinary practices in shaping post-War social and political norms.
This is an important book which advances our understanding of the in the post-War Soviet Union through a detailed analysis of the Communist Party in that period.
Original languageEnglish
Pages362-366
Number of pages5
Volume44
No.3
Specialist publicationThe Soviet and Post-Soviet Review
PublisherBrill
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

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In: The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review, Vol. 44, No. 3, 10.2017, p. 362-366.

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