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Technology and Communist culture

the socio-cultural impact of technology under socialism


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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

  • Communist countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Technological innovations -- Communist countries

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      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Frederic J. Fleron, Jr.
      SeriesPraeger special studies in international politics and government
      ContributionsFleron, Frederic J., 1937-
      LC ClassificationsHC710.T4 T42 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 518 p. ;
      Number of Pages518
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4541079M
      ISBN 100030218217
      LC Control Number77007810

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Technology and Communist culture. New York: Praeger, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. The book reads like a Who's Who of past and present Chinese spies, saboteurs, agents, assassins, intelligence officers, military officers and security and police officials, as well as Chinese.

Communist regimes have killed approximately million people over the past century. This entry was posted in Culture and tagged Book reviews, Communism. Bookmark the permalink. Culture and Technology in the New Europe: Civic Discourse in Transition in Post-Socialist Nations presents the insights of an international group of academic researchers and media practitioners who examine the impact of technology on East Central Europe, South-Eastern Europe, the Newly Independent States and the Russian Federation.

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