End of Russian Socialism: History of Perestroika

HISTORY282

End of Russian Socialism: History of Perestroika. History of the fall of the Soviet Union as interplay between Russia's economic legacy, a sequence of economic and political decisions undertaken by Gorbachev's government in the 1980s, and international forces that influenced Russia's decision to reform; includes exploration of principles and aspirations that informed Soviet socialist economy in theory and practice; traces the restructuring of Soviet economic system into its present-day capitalism a la Russe. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers

RUSSIAN352

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ, EI, SS

Theme (Concentration)

Economic and Business Cultures, Law and Governance

Region

Europe and Russia