TITLE

`The Gorbachev effect.'

AUTHOR(S)
Zuckerman, M.B.
PUB. DATE
July 1990
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/9/90, Vol. 109 Issue 2, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Defines the Gorbachev Effect as the unintended consequences of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev's actions in breaking the stranglehold of despotism and doctrine, releasing long-suppressed social, national and economic pressures. The unintended results often are more important than Gorbachev's intended goals, and sometimes they are disastrous, possibly becoming his undoing.
ACCESSION #
9007091533

 

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