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Soviet geographical studies.

Soviet geographical studies.

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Published by Social sciences today Editorial Board, distributed by Four Continent Book Corp.] in Moscow, [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geography.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesProblems of the contemporary world ;, no. 39
    ContributionsNat͡s︡ionalʹnyĭ komitet sovetskikh geografov.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG62 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4608147M
    LC Control Number77371574

    C. D. Harris, who reviewed the works of the Soviet geographers on urban studies, reported that the Soviet urban geography, during the s, became highly ‘model-based’ as it involved the application of sophisticated quantitative techniques, followed by the development and testing of theories and models through hypothetic-deductive methods. The book will be of interest to scholars and students in the areas of racism and ethnicity studies. "What an important and much-needed addition to the growing, but still grossly insufficient, body of work on Soviet racial thinking and its impact on Soviet and post-Soviet by: 4.

    The online publications platform for Regional Studies Association members. Search in: Journal Soviet Geography [The article is based on the author's book Geograficheskaya sreda i biologiya cheloveka (Geographical Environment and Human Biology), published in Moscow in ] Article Metrics Views 3. Education in the Soviet Union was guaranteed as a constitutional right to all people provided through state schools and education system which emerged after the establishment of the Soviet Union in became internationally renowned for its successes in eradicating illiteracy and cultivating a highly educated population.

      Beyond State Crisis? Africa and Post-Colonial Eurasia in Comparative Perspective studies sub-Saharan Africa and the former Soviet Union, two regions beset by the breakdown of states suffering from extreme official corruption, organized crime extending into warlordism, the disintegration of human services and economic institutions, and the . The eighth book, The Cold War after Stalin’s Death: A Missed Opportunity for Peace? edited by Kenneth A. Osgood and Klaus Larres, was inspired in part by a series of three articles published by Mark Kramer in the Journal of Cold War Studies in , which underscored how quickly and dramatically Soviet foreign policy changed after Stalin’s death in March


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