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Promises of 1968 free pdf Offers a state of the art reassessment of the importance and consequences of the events associated with 1968, the year that radically influenced the landscape of the post-1945 world. In the context of the ColdWar, 1968 was a transnational moment of revolt against the status quo. The essays go beyond the East-West divide in the process of identifying the common features of the sixties, and offer a synthesis of approaches, gathering important re-assessments of the intellectual history of 1968. Some of the most distinguished scholars of the subject include former sixty-eighters, who critically re-evaluate the events. The historical analyses are based on new archival research pursued in a number of countries. The book gives novel theoretical insights in the nature and significance of the decade- and integrates 1968 with its pre-history and aftermath.

About Vladimir Tismaneanu

Vladimir Tismaneanu is professor of politics and director of the Center for the Study of Post-Communist Societies at University of Maryland (College Park) and President of the Presidential Commission for the Analysis of the Communist Dictatorship in Romania.

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Author : Vladimir Tismaneanu
Publisher : Central European University Press
Data Published : 30 November 2010
ISBN : 6155053049
EAN : 9786155053047
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 460 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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