19 Post-Stalin Era: Nationalism, Culture, and Foreign Policy


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19 Post-Stalin Era: Nationalism, Culture, and Foreign Policy


Overview



A. Main Themes



B. Nationalities: From Fusion to Fission

  • Demography

  • Post-Stalin Policy: Voluntary Fusion

  • Politics: Slavic Center, Non-slavic periphery

  • Economics

  • Cultural issue: language, literature, religion

  • Dissent: minority and Russian nationalism

  • 1980s: Centrifugal forces prevail



Central Asia: Two Worlds



C. Culture

  • Khrushchev: Concessions and Conflict

      • “Thaw”
      • Conflict and consternation
      • Antireligious campaign
  • Brezhnev: Repression and dissent

      • Repression
      • Dissidenty: Dissenters
      • Diversity of dissent


Moscow Youth Festival (1957)



Krokodil Satire: Soviet Hippies (1969)



Boris Pasternak



Elena Bonner and Andrei Sakharov



Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn



Vladimir Vysotskii Bard and Actor



Leaving the Village (1965 Painting)



D. Foreign Policy

  • Principal issues

  • Khrushchev era

  • Brezhnev era

      • Goals and strategy
      • Bloc politics: Czechs, Chinese, and Poles
      • Developing countries
      • Détente
      • Kabul and confrontation


Soviet Tanks in Budapest 1956



Budapest 1956



Mao, Stalin, Khrushchev



Khrushchev-Mao Negotiations 1959



“Good Morning, Africa!”



Prague 1968: Student Confronts Soviet Tank



Prague 1968: Students Exhort Soviet Soldiers to Leave



Afghanistan: Graveyard of Soviet Tanks



Soviet-Afghan War




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