The New Soviet History

  title={The New Soviet History},
  author={Daniel T. Orlovsky},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={831 - 850}
  • D. Orlovsky
  • Published 1 December 1990
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Modern History
The fields of late Imperial Russian and Soviet history have reached a new plateau. Recent scholarship-particularly in the areas of social history of late Imperial Russia, the historiography of the Russian revolutions of 1917, and the post-1917 history of the Soviet Union-has broken new conceptual ground and, at least in the case of post-1917 history, has opened entire new areas of enquiry. These developments often have run well ahead of corresponding openings in the current Soviet discourse of… Expand
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