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Columbia University Research Institute on International Change

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Works: 43 works in 89 publications in 1 language and 2,168 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Columbia University
Labor and communism : the conflict that shaped American unions by Bert Cochran( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published for the Research Institute on International Change, Columbia University
The International politics of Eastern Europe : studies of the Institute on East Central Europe and the Research Institute on International Change, Columbia University by Charles Gati( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FROST (copy 2): From the John Holmes Library collection
The Soviet agrarian debate : a controversy in social science, 1923-1929 by Susan Gross Solomon( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solidarity and Poland : impacts East and West( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great leap forward, 1958-1960 by Roderick MacFarquhar( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global political assessment by Columbia University( )

in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of the Cultural Revolution by Roderick MacFarquhar( Book )

9 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the final volume in a trilogy that examines the politics, personalities, economics, culture, and international relations of China from the mid-1950s to the mid-1960s. It seeks to answer the central question: Why did Chairman Mao Zedong launch the Cultural Revolution (1966--76), which plunged China into chaos and almost destroyed its Communist Party? The Coming of the Cataclysm starts with the great famine of the early 1960s, which resulted in tens of millions of deaths and set in train a series of emergency measures that increasingly divided Mao from his comrades-in-arms. His anger that they were prepared to adopt "capitalist" methods to rescue the country was sharpened by his belief that Moscow had actually gone capitalist and sold out to the "imperialist" West. From 1961 to 1966, the period covered by this volume, the increasingly urgent question for Mao was how to prevent a similar revolutionary degeneration in China. The Cultural Revolution was his answer.Drawing upon new evidence from Party documents, personal interviews, books, and journals, MacFarquhar details the growing rift between Mao and his colleagues as they attempted to cope with domestic privation and an increasingly hostile international environment -- until the Chairman finally decided to smash the unity of the Yan'an Round Table by unleashing society against the party-state
The origins of the Cultural Revolution by Roderick MacFarquhar( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Relevance of liberalism by Columbia University( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is the outgrowth of a conference organized in January 1976 by the Research Institute on International Change. The conference represented an important aspect of the institute's research focus on value changes in the world and their impact on international affairs. The papers and discussion included here touch on a wide range of topics: t
Prophecy and politics : socialism, nationalism, and the Russian Jews, 1862-1917 by Jonathan Frankel( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the period from 1881 to 1917 socialist movements flourished in every major centre of Russian Jewish life, but, despite common foundations, there was often profound and bitter disagreement between them. This book describes the formation and evolution of these movements, which were at once united by a powerful vision and sundered by the contradictions of practical politics
The Domestic context of Soviet foreign policy by Seweryn Bialer( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radicalism in the contemporary age by Seweryn Bialer( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies of the Research Institute on International Change, Columbia University by Columbia University( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radicalism in the contemporary age( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developed socialism : Brezhnev's contribution to Soviet ideology by Terry L Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mineral development, mining policies, and multinational corporations : some thoughts for Zimbabwe by Stephen R Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soviet oil policy and energy politics, 1970-1985 : final report to National Council for Soviet and East European Research by Thane Gustafson( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Little Deal : Brezhnev's contribution to acquisitive socialism by James R Millar( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A symposium on Zimbabwe's economic prospects : discussion papers accompanying a report by Symposium on Strategies of Economic Development for Zimbabwe( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban leisure culture in post-Stalin Russia : stability as a social problem by John Bushnell( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityColumbia University. Research Institute on Communist Affairs

Columbia university

Columbia University New York, NY Research Institute on International Change

Columbia university New York Research institute on international change

Columbia University Research Institute on Communist Affairs

Columbia University Research Institute on International Change

Columbia University. School of International Affairs. Research Institute on International Change.

Instytut Badań nad Przemianami Międzynarodowymi.

Research Institute on Communist Affairs

Research Institute on International Change.

Research Institute on International Change, Columbia University.

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English (65)