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Theodore H. Friedgut scrutinizes mass political participation in the Soviet system, examining in detail the electoral . Friedgut scrutinizes mass political participation in the Soviet system, examining in detail the electoral process, the local councils, and the neighborhood committees from 1957 to the present. Originally published in 1979. The participation of citizens in the activity of their governments is one of the principal themes in contemporary political studies. Friedgut scrutinizes mass political participation in the Soviet system, examining in detail the electoral process, the local councils, and the neigh. Indeed, for some scholars, the participation revolution is both empirically and normatively the outstanding characteristic of twentieth-century political development. In all the new nations of the world, the belief that the ordinary man is politically relevant-that he ought to be an involved participant in the political system-is widespread.

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University of California. Social scientists Moreover, studies of political participation in the. 1960s and 1970s stressed the public’s high activity levels (Almond and Verba, 1963. A growing chorus of scholars laments the apparent decline of political participation in America, and the. negative implications of this trend forAmerican democracy. This article questions this position – arguing. Moreover, studies of political participation in the. 1960s and 1970s stressed the public’s high activity levels (Almond and Verba, 1963; Barnes et a. 1979;Verba and Nie, 1972).

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This study analyzes the Soviet politics of silence during Stalin's collectivization campaign in the context of peasant resistance, state violence, and the famine in 1928–1929, and illuminates the primary function of strategic silence-an information blockade which creates a space for violence and human suffering.

Political participation in the USSR. By Theodore H. Friedgut. His book provides answers to both questions. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979. Friedgut, a lecturer in Russian studies at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, drew upon interviews with former Soviet citizens now in Israel and personal observation of local government operations made in the USSR during 1969-70 to provide much needed information about attitudes and behavior otherwise largely missing in other studies of Soviet politics.

He is particularly interested in the interaction between these states and Asia, Europe, and the United States.

Robert Legvold is Marshall D. Shulman Professor of Political Science at Columbia University where he specializes in the study of the foreign policies of Russia and the other post-Soviet states. He is particularly interested in the interaction between these states and Asia, Europe, and the United States. Series: Studies of the Harriman Institute, Columbia University.

Theodore H. Friedgut scrutinizes mass political participation in the Soviet system, examining in detail the electoral process, the local councils, and the neighborhood committees from 1957 to the present.

Originally published in 1979.

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Political Participation in the USSR (Studies of the Harriman Institute, Columbia University) download epub
Politics & Government
Author: Theodore H. Friedgut
ISBN: 0691022151
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Subcategory: Politics & Government
Language: English
Publisher: Princeton University Press; Reprint edition (April 21, 1983)
Pages: 374 pages