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Classics for the Masses: Shaping Soviet Musical Identity under Lenin and Stalin

Pauline Fairclough

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300217193
eISBN:
9780300219432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300217193.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This book explores the evolving role of music in shaping the cultural identity of the Soviet Union in a revelatory work that counters certain hitherto accepted views of an unbending, unchanging state ... More


New Frontiers: Development and Struggle, 1961–1963

Jeremy Friedman

in Shadow Cold War: The Sino-Soviet Competition for the Third World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623764
eISBN:
9781469625188
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623764.003.0002
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter discusses Nikita Khrushchev's efforts to establish socialism in the developing world from 1961 through 1963. It also describes the growing challenge presented by Chinese accusations that ... More


Introduction

Erika Monahan

in The Merchants of Siberia: Trade in Early Modern Eurasia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801454073
eISBN:
9781501703973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454073.003.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This book examines the business climate and commercial life in early modern Russia by focusing on the merchants of Siberia—the practices they developed, the strategies they employed in dealing with ... More


Conclusion

Erika Monahan

in The Merchants of Siberia: Trade in Early Modern Eurasia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801454073
eISBN:
9781501703973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454073.003.0010
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This book has situated Muscovy in Eurasian space and time by reconstructing the commercial life of merchants in early modern Siberia. It has shown that seventeenth-century Siberia engaged in ... More


Popular Knowledge of Islam on the Volga Frontier

Agnès Nilüfer Kefeli

in Becoming Muslim in Imperial Russia: Conversion, Apostasy, and Literacy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452314
eISBN:
9780801454776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452314.003.0003
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter concentrates on several representative rural and isolated communities and their Shakespeare reading groups, exploring how reading Shakespeare played a key part in civic life and in the ... More


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