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HIST 7510 Colloquium: Soviet History (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Study of major historical works on Soviet history from the 1917 Revolution to World War II, with an emphasis on current historical issues, the controversial Stalin period, domestic developments, and political and social history. Particular attention will be paid to the impact that the opening of Soviet archives has had on historical writing and our knowledge of Soviet history. Students will be required to write a series of analyses of assigned books culminating in either a major review article comparing a number of works on a particular topic or a research paper utilizing newly classified documents.

Instructor(s): Roberta Manning

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17