A Demographic Framework for the 1932–1934 Famine in the Soviet Union

  title={A Demographic Framework for the 1932–1934 Famine in the Soviet Union},
  author={Oleh Wolowyna},
  journal={Journal of Genocide Research},
  pages={501 - 526}
  • O. Wolowyna
  • Published 23 October 2020
  • Economics
  • Journal of Genocide Research
ABSTRACT Research on the 1932–1934 famine in the Soviet Union (or Famine) has reached the point where some analytical and theoretical synthesis is needed. We present a framework that provides a structure for organizing demographic research of the Famine within a broader demographic-historical context. Elements of the framework are: (a) definitions of critical concepts (Famine, Holodomor, Famine losses); (b) population reconstruction methodology as a basis for estimating Famine losses; (c) a… 


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