TITLE

The Communist Party of the Soviet Union and Local Policy Implementation

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Cynthia S.
PUB. DATE
February 1983
SOURCE
Journal of Politics;Feb83, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the nature of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union and its emergence. Factors which contributed to the formation of distinct patterns of economic crisis management in the country; Characteristics of the major personnel in the Leningrad Party; Information on the party's functions in the process of policy implementation.
ACCESSION #
4810663

 

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