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The International Left, the International Right, and the Study of Socialism in Italy

in Markets in the Name of Socialism: The Left-Wing Origins of Neoliberalism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775663
eISBN:
9780804778961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775663.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter focuses on the Center for the Study of Economic and Social Problems (CESES), a Milan-based think tank funded by transnational and Italian right-wing institutions. Transnational networks ... More


Independent States and Unfulfilled Expectations

Simon Rabinovitch

in Jewish Rights, National Rites: Nationalism and Autonomy in Late Imperial and Revolutionary Russia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804792493
eISBN:
9780804793032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804792493.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

As discussed in the book’s final chapter, Jewish claims to national minority rights made their way to the Versailles Conference’s deliberations and eventual treaties, and the question of collective ... More


Making the Transition: Education and Labor Market Entry in Central and Eastern Europe

Irena Kogan, Clemens Noelke, and Michael Gebel (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775908
eISBN:
9780804778954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775908.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

After the breakdown of socialism in Central and Eastern Europe, the role of education systems in preparing students for the “real world” changed. Though young people were freed from coercive state ... More


Introduction Economists and Socialism

in Markets in the Name of Socialism: The Left-Wing Origins of Neoliberalism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804775663
eISBN:
9780804778961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804775663.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Neoliberalism is an economic and political ideology that fundamentally changed the world. It glorifies the market while condemning the state, socialism, and even collective ideals such as social ... More


Introduction: Intellectual and Sociopolitical Background

in Romantic Nationalism in Eastern Europe: Russian, Polish, and Ukrainian Political Imaginations

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804778060
eISBN:
9780804780568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804778060.003.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the spread of Romantic nationalism in Eastern Europe between the 1830s and 1840s, a time during which Romantic ideas penetrated the public ... More


Utopia and Actuality: What is to Be Done with Really Existing Socialism?

in The Skin of the System: On Germany's Socialist Modernity

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762472
eISBN:
9780804772488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762472.003.0002
Subject:
History, Political History

The end of the Cold War and the collapse of “really existing” socialism in Eastern Europe were two critical events that have had an impact on cultural studies. This chapter examines the strategies of ... More


Romantic Nationalism in Eastern Europe: Russian, Polish, and Ukrainian Political Imaginations

Serhiy Bilenky

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804778060
eISBN:
9780804780568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804778060.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book explores the political imagination of Eastern Europe in the 1830s and 1840s, when Polish, Russian, and Ukrainian intellectuals came to identify themselves as belonging to communities known ... More


The Jews of Pinsk, 1506 to 1880

Mordechai Nadav

Mark Mirsky and Moshe Rosman (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804741590
eISBN:
9780804783088
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804741590.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This is the first part of a major scholarly project about a small city in Eastern Europe where Jews were the majority of the population from the end of the eighteenth century. Pinsk boasted both ... More


The Jews of Pinsk, 1881 to 1941

Azriel Shohet

Mark Jay Mirsky and Moshe Rosman (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804741583
eISBN:
9780804785020
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804741583.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This is the most detailed and comprehensive history of a single Jewish community in any language. This second portion of the study focuses on Pinsk's turbulent final sixty years, showing the reality ... More


Introduction: On Socialist Vacation

in The Skin of the System: On Germany's Socialist Modernity

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762472
eISBN:
9780804772488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762472.003.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book explores an alternate form of modernity, one that is strangely different from the familiar modernity of liberal capitalism. It defines this strange system simply as capitalist modernity and ... More


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