The Political, Social and Religious Thought of Russian "Samizdat" - an Anthology.

By: Meerson-Aksenov, Michael and Boris Shragin. (editors).

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8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 624 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated by Nickolas Lupinin. This book is "the first attempt to give the reader an understanding of the variety of the free social-theoretical thought that has developed in Soviet Russia in the last decade. . ." Eight sections as follows: "Socialism with a Human Face", "Personality, Freedom and Responsibility", "The Human Rights Movement", "The Debate over the Democratic Movement", "The Debate over the National Rennaissance in Russia", "Revolutionary Democracy", "The Problem of the Church in Samizdat", "Appendix - The Jewish Question in the USSR - The Movement for Exodus". A sample of the contributors: Peter Grigorenko, Lev Ventsov, Andrei Sakharov, S. Topolev, Rev. Gleb Lakunin. . . . Each section has an introduction written by one of the editors. Notes on contributors, 8 page bibliography and a 7 page index. The top fore corners are bumped, else fine.

Title: The Political, Social and Religious Thought of Russian "Samizdat" - an Anthology.

Author Name: Meerson-Aksenov, Michael and Boris Shragin. (editors).

Categories: Social Sciences,

Publisher: Belmont, Massachusetts., Nordland Publishing Company.: 1977

ISBN Number: 0913124133

ISBN Number 13: 9780913124130

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 4566

Keywords: Michael Meerson-aksenov Boris Shragin Russia Samizdat NOBN Dissidents Soviet Union Peter Grigorenko Roy Medvedev