The Year 1968 and the Soviet Communist Party

  title={The Year 1968 and the Soviet Communist Party},
  author={Kimmo Rent{\'o}la},
  • Kimmo Rentóla
  • Published 2012
  • Political Science
  • On his first day in office, President Richard Nixon ordered a CIA analysis of world youth unrest.1 Nixon’s action emphasizes the clear connection between the 1968 youth movements and great power policy decisions. Since then, however, the vigorous fields of movement history and Cold War history have taken quite separate historiographical paths. Combined analyses of their interdependence have only recently taken off.2 

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