Red Globalization: The Political Economy of the Soviet Cold War from Stalin to Khrushchev

  title={Red Globalization: The Political Economy of the Soviet Cold War from Stalin to Khrushchev},
  author={Oscar Sanchez-Sibony},
Part I. Isolation: 1. Depression Stalinism 2. Postwar: the Bretton Woods Cold War Part II. Aspiration: 3. Restoration: resuming the relationship with capitalism 4. Maelstrom: the decolonization vortex Part III. Integration: 5. Conformity and profit: the Soviet economy under American hegemony 6. Poor relations: the limits of Soviet economic dysfunction Conclusion: Mikoyan's legacy. 

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