The author is a German philologist (University of Ruhr, Bochum). His area of interest is the sociology, history, and theory of Russian culture. This book analyzes the cultural policy of the communist government in the period called stagnation (1970-1985s), in particular towards literature and media; the relationship between the state and the intelligentsia; the cultural and political preconditions of future social changes.
Name index, extensive commentary and bibliography.
Series: Pervaia publikatsiia v Rossii
Unknown Binding: 316 pages Publisher: AIRO-XX (1997) ISBN-10: 5887350350 ISBN-13: 978-5887350356 Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds