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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union.


  • Social sciences -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Social conditions -- 1970-1991.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Murray Yanowitch.
Series[The USSR in transition]
ContributionsYanowitch, Murray.
LC ClassificationsHN523.5 .N49 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 307 p. ;
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2208920M
ISBN 100873324951
LC Control Number89031273

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