Corpus ID: 147788063

Vladimir Bukovskii and Soviet Communism

  title={Vladimir Bukovskii and Soviet Communism},
  author={P. Boobbyer},
  journal={The Slavonic and East European Review},
  • P. Boobbyer
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • The Slavonic and East European Review
  • The influential dissident Vladimir Bukovskii played a formative role in the creation of the Soviet human rights movement and the exposure of the abuse of psychiatry in the USSR. After his exile to the West in 197 6, he became involved in a wider anti-Communist network, and became a forceful commentator on Cold War issues. There is no scholarly work on Bukovskii, and this article seeks to fill this gap by offering an overview of Bukovskii's struggle with Soviet Communism, in particular by… CONTINUE READING
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    All from Section: Part 1 The USSR; A
    • International
    • 1985