The Cold War and after : capitalism, revolution and superpower politics / Richard Saull

Author(s): Saull, Richard, 1969-
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Subjects: World politics--20th century
Cold War
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto Press, 2007
Series: Critical introductions to world politics
LC Classification: D
Physical Description: x, 257 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Introduction : history and theory in the Cold War 1
2. The international impact of the Bolshevik Revolution and the early Cold War, 1917-45 16
3. The Cold War transformed : geopolitical restructuring and a new wave of social revolution, 1945-49 49
4. The militarisation of Cold War : the containment of the USSR and the emergence of new revolutionary fronts, 1950-62 83
5. The final gasp of Cold War : the decline of US military superiority and the expansion of international communist power, 1962-80 119
6. Ending the Cold War : from militarised counter-revolution to the collapse of Soviet communism, 1980-91 155
7. Conclusions : tracing the paradoxical ends of the Cold War and the origins of contemporary conflict in world politics 180
Notes: ISBN: 0745320953 (hbk.)
ISBN: 9780745320953 (hbk.)
ISBN: 0745320945 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9780745320946 (pbk.)
"Index, compliled by Sue Carlton"--P. 250
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-249) and index
OCLC Number: 72868387
ISBN/ISSN: 0745320953