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Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379423-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7942-3
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379539-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7953-9
Published: 08 March 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380573-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8057-3
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398691-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9869-1
Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003342-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0334-2
Published: 26 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383833-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8383-3
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007104-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0710-4
...: when the possi- bility of coexistence between the United States and the Soviet Union seemed within reach, and the emergent Third World hoped to evade being sucked into the vortex of Cold War wrangling. Mexico took advantage of this geopo liti cal opening by embracing So- viet overtures in what became...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... Soviet Union. Tribal and religious elements gaineq the upper hand, temporarily replacing the Pushtun ruler (the Pushtuns have been Afghanistan's largest ethnic group for centuries, and once ruled an empire stretch• ing to the Indus and beyond) with a Tajik ex-bandit who took the name of Amir...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... looks set to follow suit and support a new war. James argues that only Marxism can explain both world politics and the “new civilisation” represented by the Soviet Union, and it predicts a new process of world revolution unfolding in case of another war. ...
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374466-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... This chapter examines the nature of the “socialism in one country” being built by the Stalinist bureaucracy in the Soviet Union. It examines the rising levels of state terror and state repression deployed by Stalin against workers and peasants under the guise of fighting the official enemy of...
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
Published: 21 July 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
...) International looks set to follow suit and support a new war. James argues that only Marxism can explain both world politics and the “new civilisation” represented by the Soviet Union, and it predicts a new process of world revolution unfolding in case of another war. In chapter 1, C. L. R. James...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... Chapter 8 looks at two developments: the question of how to tackle “the kulak” or richer peasantry inside the Soviet Union, and the question of how the Communist International related to the British General Council of the Trades Union Congress during the 1926 General Strike in Britain. It looks...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... growth of a new ruling-party bureaucracy in the Soviet Union. Stalin’s new theory of “Socialism in one country” advanced after Lenin’s death was symptomatic of the break with Marx and Lenin’s internationalism made by the Stalinist bureaucracy. ...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... This chapter explores how Stalin now looked to cultivate alliances with imperialist powers like Britain and France against the threat of Nazi Germany. It looks at the decision of the Soviet Union to join the League of Nations, and the decision of the Communist International to develop the theory...