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Reinventing the Soviet self

media and social change in the former Soviet Union

by Jennifer E. Turpin

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mass media -- Soviet Union.,
    • Propaganda, Soviet -- United States.,
    • Soviet Union -- Social conditions -- 1970-1991.,
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985.,
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [134]-144) and index.

      StatementJennifer Turpin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN530.Z9 M388 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 154 p. :
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1097969M
      ISBN 100275950433
      LC Control Number94022651

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Turpin, Jennifer. () Reinventing the Soviet Self: Media and Social Change in the Former Soviet Union. Praeger. Awards & Distinctions.

USF's Distinguished Teaching Award. College Service Award. Reinventing the Future. Novem Our book is an attempt to begin articulating a vision and a pathway to just such a post-work future. Though the responses to our book have covered many of the key themes and ideas, one crucial element is missing from the discussion and this omission leads to a fundamental misconception of the project.