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Skilling, H. Gordon (Harold Gordon) 1912-2001

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Interest groups in Soviet politics by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The governments of Communist East Europe by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

30 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Czechoslovakia's interrupted revolution by Harold Gordon Skilling( Book )

19 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Czech renascence of the nineteenth century : essays presented to Otakar Odložilík in honour of his seventieth birthday by Peter Brock( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains essays on Dobrovský, the pioneer of Czech language studies, and on Palacký, the author of the first great national history, as well as on other facets of literary history which have influenced national feeling
Communism, national and international; Eastern Europe after Stalin by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pluralism in the Soviet Union : essays in honour of H. Gordon Skilling by Susan Gross Solomon( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samizdat and an independent society in Central and Eastern Europe by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youth culture, parallel politics, and social deviance
Charter 77 and human rights in Czechoslovakia by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

T.G. Masaryk : against the current, 1882-1914 by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study of T.G. Masaryk deals with his pre-1914 career as a professor and persistent dissenter. For three decades he was a constant and unrelenting critic of conventional wisdom, established institutions, and customary practices in Bohemia and Austria-Hungary. At every stage he was a radical dissident in all questions of public life as well as in private matters: religion, the nationality problem, the place of women, labor and the social question, parliament and government in the Monarchy, its foreign affairs and foreign policy institutions, education, the courts and legal system, the Catholic Church and clericalism, the university establishment, Czech politics and Czech political parties, the interpretations of Czech history, and anti-Semitism. Never afraid to speak his mind and attack the evils of public life and society, Masaryk often found himself alone and suffered the blows of a hostile public opinion and official wrath. He displayed a rare example of civic courage. Although he did not openly advocate full state independence for the Czechs and Slovaks, he was a severe critic of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy and prepared the minds of his fellow citizens for the struggle for national freedom in World War I and for a democratic life after 1918
Czechoslovakia, 1918-88 : seventy years from independence( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civic freedom in Central Europe : voices from Czechoslovakia by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian representation abroad, from agency to embassy by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

11 editions published between 1945 and 1949 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pressure groups in der Sowjetunion by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in German and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fubar : a documentary by Farrel Mitchner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "mockumentary" of long-haired rebels known as headbangers. Filmmaker Farrel Mitchner follows two life-long buddies who remain suspended in an adolescent 'banger state of mind', where public drunkness and vandalism are simply a way of life
Eastern Europe in flux by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This captivating memoir by one of Canada's preeminent and honoured scholars records a life devoted to understanding both the history and destiny of world communism. It also reveals a life lived at the heart of the Soviet experiment, especially as it was tried and tested in Czechoslovakia. The work is a "living history" of some of the most dramatic periods of change in our time, seen first through the eyes of an early and ardent "fellow traveller," then through the sharper lens of an academic striving to make sense of Soviet failures and gross injustices, and finally from the perspective of an experienced scholar, activist, and social critic
How did we get that way? by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother and daughter : Charlotte and Alice Masaryk by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

H. Gordon Skilling. Život a dílo : katalog k výstavě = Life and work : an exhibition catalogue by Jitka Hanáková( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in Czech and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matka a dcera : Charlotta a Alice Masarykovy by H. Gordon Skilling( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in Czech and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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T.G. Masaryk : against the current, 1882-1914
Alternative Names
Gordon Skilling, Harold 1912-2001

H. Gordon Skilling Canadees schrijver (1912-2001)

Harold Gordon Skilling

Skilling, Gordon.

Skilling, Gordon 1912-

Skilling, Gordon 1912-2001

Skilling, H. G.

Skilling, H. G. 1912-2001

Skilling, H. Gordon.

Skilling, H. Gordon 1912-

Skilling, H. Gordon 1912-2001

Skilling, H. Gordon (Harold Gordon), 1912-

Skilling, H. Gordon (Harold Gordon), 1912-2001

Skilling, Harold G. 1912-2001

Skilling, Harold Gordon

Skilling, Harold Gordon 1912-

Skilling, Harold Gordon 1912-2001

スキリング, H. G.

スキリング, H. ゴードン

ハロルド・ゴードン・スキリング

Languages
English (214)

Czech (18)

German (5)

Polish (1)

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Fubar : a documentary by Farrel MitchnerThe education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist