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Socialist opposition in Eastern Europe

the Czechoslovak example
  • 221 Pages
  • 4.81 MB
  • English
Allison & Busby , London
Dissenters -- Czechoslovakia., Czechoslovakia -- Politics and government -- 1968-


Czechoslovakia, Czechoslov

StatementJiri Pelikan ; translated by Marian Sling and V. and R. Tosek.
LC ClassificationsDB215.6 .P413 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4589643M
ISBN 100850311829, 0850311837
LC Control Number77351694

Socialist Opposition in Eastern Europe: The Czechoslovak Example Hardcover – January 1, by Jiri Pelikan (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other Author: Jiri Pelikan.

Abstract. It has been sufficiently documented what a many-coloured phenomenon East European intellectual dissent and political opposition is.

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Probably the satellite countries could not match the remarkable variety of Soviet dissent, spreading from Orthodox Christians and Baptists to anarcho-syndicalists and the Stalinist old-guard, 1 but one can observe enough political and ideological Cited by: 7.

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One of the luminaries of the "Prague Spring" now resident in the West considers the possibilities for pluralist and democratic socialism (or Eurocommunism) in Eastern and Western Europe. The critical factor, as he recognizes, is what happens internally in the Soviet Union.

Why has Eastern Europe’s liberation happened in just the past year. Why not 10 years ago, or 25, if socialism was such a tremendous failure. Let me suggest several reasons. Counterculture, Dissent and Cultural Opposition in the Former Socialist Countries in Eastern Europe.

COURAGE presents a cross-Europe documentary film festival series. Stops of the Film Festival: Budapest, June Prague, 30 Sept-5 Oct Warsaw, Sept Greifswald, Oct, Zagreb, Oct Bratislava, Nov   Co-author of the recent book A Global History of Eastern Europe, the historian spoke with Ondřej Bělíček, an editor of the Czech online dailyabout the “long transition” from the late socialist period to neoliberalism in Eastern Europe, the disintegration of solidarity with the Third World in the s and s, and the new racist and nationalist offensive continuing into the.

Call for papers for dVERSIA’ s fifth annual issue on Socialist movements in Eastern Europe and beyond: past, present, future. In today’s conjuncture, characterised by stark anticommunist sentiments in Eastern Europe, socialist and democratic socialist movements are often ridiculed, silenced and misrepresented as inhumane, totalitarian and generally unable to achieve social justice.

Stalinism in Eastern Europe: the Rise and Fall of the GDR By Peter Schwarz 6 January This lecture was delivered on January 6, to the International Summer School on Marxism and the.

Socialist opposition in Eastern Europe: the Czechoslovak example. [Jiří Pelikán] The great purge -- The party of the expelled -- The programme of the socialism opposition -- The first public confrontation -- Political trials after all.

-- A return to Stalinism. -- The germs of opposition spread to the USSR. Dissent and Opposition in Communist Eastern Europe. DISSENT AND OPPOSITION IN COMMUNIST EASTERN EUROPE. Dissent and Opposition in Communist Eastern Europe. Origins of Civil Society and Democratic Transition.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pelikán, Jiří, Socialist opposition in Eastern Europe. London: Allison & Busby, (OCoLC)   This is one of those books that turns a discipline upside down – the cold war, state socialism, eastern Europe and 20th-century architecture all look different in the light of its : Owen Hatherley.

The term “socialism” has been applied to very different economic and political systems throughout history. Common to these systems is an opposition to. The history of socialism has its origins in the French Revolution and the changes which it brought, although it has precedents in earlier movements and ideas.

The Communist Manifesto was written by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels in just before the Revolutions of swept Europe, expressing what they termed scientific the last third of the 19th century, social. Call for papers for dVERSIA’ s fifth annual issue on Socialist movements in Eastern Europe and beyond: past, present future.

In today’s conjuncture, characterised by stark anticommunist sentiments in Eastern Europe, socialist and democratic socialist movements are often ridiculed, silenced and misrepresented as inhumane, totalitarian and generally unable to achieve social justice.

ception of cultural opposition, expanding the concept towards broader frame - works of political participation to facilitate a better understanding of how dissent and criticism were possible in the former socialist regimes of Eastern Europe.

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In eastern Europe, socialist parties have been on the slide for years as. "Architecture in Global Socialism is a major contribution.

This is a brilliantly original book that fundamentally recasts our understanding of architecture in a worldwide frame. It will become a canonical reference point for scholars and students of postwar global architecture."—Neil Brenner, professor of urban theory, Harvard University.

Phil Gasper, the editor of a comprehensive edition of the Communist Manifesto, contrasts the so-called socialist regimes of Eastern Europe 20 years ago with the principles at.

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(Eds.) Free Preview. Revolution and Counterrevolution in Eastern Europe / Norman M. Naimark 61 The Crisis of Socialism in Central and Eastern Europe and Socialism's Future / Sharon L. Wolchik 84 Classes and Parties in the Transition to Postcommunism: The Case of Hungary, / Ivan Szelenyoi and Szonja Szelenyi Socialism after communism The most important development in the recent history of socialism is undoubtedly the collapse of communism, first in eastern Europe in and then in the Soviet Union itself in Communist parties continued to exist, of course, and some of them remained in power—e.g., in North Korea, Vietnam, Cuba, and China.

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The European socialist movement had a long and proud record of principled opposition to anti-Semitism, culminating in the Bolsheviks’ struggle against anti-Jewish pogroms ina.The Eastern Bloc, also known as the Communist Bloc, the Socialist Bloc and the Soviet Bloc, was the group of communist states of Central and Eastern Europe, East Asia, and Southeast Asia under the hegemony of the Soviet Union (USSR) that existed during the Cold War (–) in opposition to the capitalist Western Western Europe, the term Eastern Bloc generally referred to the USSR.

Interview by David Broder. Thirty years ago, the revolutions across the Eastern Bloc brought the end of Soviet-style socialism in Europe. With the defeat of those who sought to reform the system from within, it was the partisans of liberal democracy and “free-market” economics who most shaped the years that followed.