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Soviet foreign and defense policy under the Brezhnev-Kosygin regime

Thomas W. Wolfe

Soviet foreign and defense policy under the Brezhnev-Kosygin regime

by Thomas W. Wolfe

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union -- Military policy.,
  • Soviet Union -- Relations -- Foreign countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementThomas W. Wolfe.
    SeriesPaper / Rand -- P-4227, P (Rand Corporation) -- P-4227.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18555346M

      The purpose of this anthology is to deepen Western understanding of the sources and substance of the foreign policy of the Soviet Union. Authoritative analysts here explore significant issues in Soviet foreign relations from the era of the Bolshevik Revolution and the Civil War to the period of reform that preceded the final collapse of the Soviet s: 1. The Jewish Role in the Bolshevik Revolution and Russia's Early Soviet Regime. Assessing the Grim Legacy of Soviet Communism. by Mark Weber. In the night of July , , a squad of Bolshevik secret police murdered Russia's last emperor, Tsar Nicholas II, along with his wife, Tsaritsa Alexandra, their year-old son, Tsarevich Alexis, and their four daughters.

    Diplomats, international travelers, international relations students and scholars, and anyone interested in US foreign policy and foreign relations will delight in this comprehensive collection of Federal publications on international issues and foreign will find official resources about fighting global crime and armed conflict abroad, historical defense strategy books, country. Holmgren’s book explores the idea that the domestic sphere often served as a private place for rebellion against Stalin’s regime. A propaganda poster on a Soviet mother’s “duty” to her children. Women and Families. Goldman, Wendy Z. Women, the State and Revolution: Soviet Family Policy and Social Life, Cambridge: Cambridge.

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Soviet foreign and defense policy under the Brezhnev-Kosygin regime by Thomas W. Wolfe Download PDF EPUB FB2

There has been no radical change of direction in Soviet defense preparations or in the strategic philosophy underlying them.

Among the major issues of Brezhnev-Kosygin regime is that of defense claims on Soviet resources--a perennial question sharpened by the new regime's commitment to domestic economic reform and improvement.

Add tags for "Soviet foreign and defense policy under the Brezhnev-Kosygin regime". Be the first. Discussion of trends under the leadership of Brezhnev and Kosygin since the Khrushchev ouster.

Whether as a result of decisions to increase the political-military competition with the United States for global influence, or because of major unforeseen crises such as the Middle East war — or both — the Soviets have made larger commitments of resources and prestige.

Title: Soviet Foreign and Defense Policy under the Brezhnev-Kosygin Regime Author: Thomas W. Wolfe Subject: Discussion of trends under the leadership of Brezhnev and Kosygin since the Khrushchev ouster.

When Ronald Reagan succeeded Carter as US president inhe promised a sharp increase in US defense spending and a more aggressively anti-Soviet foreign policy. This caused alarm in Moscow, with the Soviet media accusing him of "warmongering" and "mistakenly believing that stepping up the arms race will bring peace to the world".

Soviet foreign trade played only a minor role in the Sovietfor example, exports and imports each accounted for only 4 percent of the Soviet gross national Soviet Union maintained this low level because it could draw upon a large energy and raw material base, and because it historically had pursued a policy of self-sufficiency.

- Brezhnev Foreign Relations. In Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko asserted that: "Today there is no question of any significance that can be decided without the Soviet.

The Good Neighbor policy ended (at least temporarily) US military interventions into Latin America and solidified the support of Western Hemispheric leaders for America's larger foreign policy.

Stalin's Foreign Policy, Soviet foreign policy underwent a series of changes during the first decade of Stalin's rule. Soon after assuming control of the party, Stalin oversaw a. In foreign affairs, the Soviet government, seeking to disengage Russia from World War I, called on the belligerent powers for peace without annexations.

The Allied Powers rejected this appeal but Germany and its allies agreed to a ceasefire, with negotiations starting in December Get this from a library.

Soviet military policy trends under the Brezhnev-Kosygin regime. [Thomas W Wolfe; Rand Corporation.]. Le même auteur a aussi traité de ces aspects d'une manière plus générale dans Soviet Military Policy under Khrushchev's Successors, P (Santa Monica, Rand, 08 ); Soviet Military Trends under the Brezhnev-Kosygin Regime, P (Santa Monica, Rand, 05 ); et Policymaking in the Soviet Union: a statement with supplementary.

A revolution is under way in Soviet foreign policy greater than any in the postwar period, indeed greater than any since Lenin in the early years of his regime accepted the failure of the pan-European revolution and allowed the Soviet Union to join the game of nations.

for example by building up a defense system, even the most powerful one. The purpose of this anthology is to deepen Western understanding of the sources and substance of the foreign policy of the Soviet Union.

Authoritative analysts here explore significant issues in Soviet foreign relations from the era of the Bolshevik Revolution and the Civil War to the period of reform that preceded the final collapse of the Soviet system.

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