On the Primacy of Ideology: Soviet Revisionists and Holocaust Deniers (In Response to Martin Malia)

@article{DavidFox2004OnTP,
  title={On the Primacy of Ideology: Soviet Revisionists and Holocaust Deniers (In Response to Martin Malia)},
  author={Michael David-Fox},
  journal={Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History},
  year={2004},
  volume={5},
  pages={105 - 81}
}
  • Michael David-Fox
  • Published 18 March 2004
  • History
  • Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History
A fundamental irony lurks behind what Martin Malia calls our “sandbox Historikerstreit,” the latest, 21st-century reprise over the legacy of “revisionism” in Soviet history. This is a historians’ controversy Malia himself has done much to provoke in many outposts of public discussion. In a barrage of heated broadsides, Malia has issued the call for a postcommunist Vergangenheitsbewältigung with the field’s Sovietophilic scholarly past. These broadsides appeared in a wide array of publications… 
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