Oct 18, 2019  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 474. Stalinism in Theory, Practice, and Memory

This course provides an introduction to Stalinism in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. It addresses socialist modernization from many angles - the corridors of the Kremlin, the peasant collective farms of Ukraine and Romania, the shop-floors in Moscow, and the streets of Tashkent. The course consists of three units: theories, practices, and memories of Stalinism. Each unit explores various political, economic, social, and cultural issues related to the Stalinist modernization drive. Prerequisite: History Majors must have earned credit for HIST 395  prior to enrolling in this course.