Soviet industrial worker

social class, education, and control
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Martin Robertson , London
Working class -- Soviet U


Soviet U

StatementDavid Lane and Felicity O"Dell.
ContributionsO"Dell, Felicity Ann, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHD8526.5 .L33 1978b
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 167 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4179198M
ISBN 100855201452
LC Control Number80456947

Worker Resistance under Stalin: Class and Revolution on the Shop Floor (Russian Research Center Studies) Hardcover – Novem Worker Resistance under Stalin: Class and Revolution on the Shop Floor (Russian Research Center Studies) Hardcover.

Soviet industrial worker book – Novem Cited by: Book description This book is a comprehensive study of the position of Soviet industrial workers during the Khrushchev period. Dr Filtzer examines the main features of labour policy, shop-floor relations between workers and managers, and the position of women workers.

Originally published in the early s. The Soviet industrial worker book story of a Hungarian mans three years' experience in the Soviet Union. The author endeavours to give a true picture of the grim life and working conditions of the Russian people under the Stalin regime/5.

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Soviet Wages is the only detailed description and analysis of contemporary earnings determination for Soviet industrial workers. The study focuses on the period sinceduring which the entire wage system has undergone a major contrast to "market forces. Author: David Mandel. The Petrograd Workers in the Russian Revolution.

is a study of the Russian Revolutions of and of the first months of Soviet power as viewed and experienced 'from below', by the industrial workers of Petrograd, Russia’s capital and the centre of its revolutionary movement.

Based largely on contemporary sources, it lets the workers speak for themselves, showing them as. Five years before The Communist Manifesto, this phrase appeared in the book The Workers' Union by Flora Tristan.

The International Workingmen's Association, described by Engels as "the first international movement of the working class" was persuaded by Engels to change its motto from the League of the Just's "all men are brothers" to "working men of all countries, unite!".

Working conditions for a Soviet worker changed over time; for instance, at the beginning of the Communist regime the government pursued a policy of worker participation at the enterprise level.

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During Joseph Stalin's crash-industrialisation drive, workers lost their right to participate in the functioning of the enterprise, and their working conditions deteriorated. The late twenties and early thirties were perhaps the most transformative period in Soviet history.

It was during this period Stalin consolidated his grip on power and was allowed to rule with impunity, instituting his “revolution from above” on the Soviet people.

He actively transformed the culture of the time, giving birth to a new Russian nationalism, rejecting the earlier Bolshevik. You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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Originally published inthis updated version of Eric Hobsbawm’s best-selling book chronicles the course of the industrial revolution for over years, measuring its impact on society and politics along the way.

Get this from a library. The Soviet industrial worker: social class, education, and control. [David Stuart Lane; Felicity Ann O'Dell]. Soviet Workers and Late Stalinism is a study of labour and labour policy during the critical period of the Soviet Union's postwar recovery and the last years of Stalin.

It is also a detailed social history of the Soviet Union in these years, for non-Russian readers. the Supreme Soviet approved the decree “On the transition to an eight hour work day, a seven day work week, and the prohibition of voluntary departures of workers from enterprises and institu-tions.” The June law tied the worker to the enterprise and introduced criminal.

This book, first published inis the first systematic attempt in English to produce an analytical as well as a descriptive outline of the operations, management and role of the Soviet industrial enterprise.

This is the first book to analyze the relationship between the Soviet state and society from the October Revolution of to the revolution under Stalin of the late s and early s.

Professor Lewis Siegelbaum explores the evolution of the ruling Communist Party and its New Economic Policy and the changing fortunes of industrial workers, peasants, and the scientific and cultural. Joseph Stalin () was the dictator of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) from to Learn about his younger years, his.

The Soviet Union took part in World War II from until the war's end in At the start of the war, the Soviet Union suffered loss of valuable lands with economic and agricultural potential, great industrial losses and human casualties.

This was all caused by the invasion of the Soviet Union by Axis forces in Operation Barbarossa and it resulted in a rapid decline in industrial and agricultural production. The scholarly and readable Nine Soviet Portraits, by Raymond A.

Bauer, author of an earlier book in the same field, The New Man in Soviet Psychology, is by far the best. Bauer uses the fictional form to image the lives of nine typical Soviet citizens: a factory manager, doctor, secret police agent, student, tractor driver, creative artist, housewife, woman collective farmer, and party.

Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler And Stalin By Timothy Snyder (Basic Books, pp., $) ‘Now we will live!’ the hungry little boy liked to say but the food that he saw was only in. Inwith America in the midst of the Great Depression, John Scott, a sophomore at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, decided to leave school and go to the Soviet Union as a.

How the Soviets Work Chapter 5: THE SOVIET SYSTEM The length and subject of this book forbid me to include any discussion of Socialist or Communist theory.

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Most Socialists, of course, in countries which have a long democratic tradition, argue that with adequate self-education and organization the workers may hope, under fortunate conditions. Work towards this paper has been supported by a grant from the Leverhulme Trust towards research on “Soviet production, employment, and the defense burden, and ”, and by study leave from the University of Warwick.

The Soviet Defense Industry Complex in World War II Thus the position of the Soviet military-industrial elite. But in the eyes of the Soviet government led by Joseph Stalin, Sundays represented a genuine threat to the whirr and hum of industrial progress.

For one day in seven, after all, machines sat. Well after the disintegration of the Communist Party and the Soviet state--and through several years of economic collapse--industrial workers in almost every sector of the former Soviet Union have remained quiescent and the same ineffective and unpopular trade unions still hold a virtual monopoly on worker's Author: Stephen Crowley.

Between August and Decemberthere were twenty-five strikes involving fewer t workers in Petrograd; rising to strikes involvingworkers in ; and then up to strikes andworkers in 15 Then, with the exploision of. Similarly, the Swiss economist, Jovan Pavlevski, calculated in that the real wages of Soviet industrial workers attained the level of only in Pavlevski also found that the real incomes of Soviet agricultural workers in were only per cent higher than in.

For a “typical” industrial worker in the late Soviet period, for example, much of her or his life outside of work was directly linked to the workplace.

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In many cases, housing stock was owned by the enterprise, and most social services were provided through the workplace.

[14].Full text of "_reassessing-the-history-of-soviet-workers-robert-thurston" See other formats 9 Reassessing the history of Soviet workers: opportunities to criticize and participate in decision-making, Robert W.

Thurston Only in recent years have Soviet industrial workers of the s been described in the West as anything more than slaves or victims of a brutal dictatorship. The enduring legacy of a Soviet-era utopian workers’ district Architecture critic Owen Hatherley travelled to Nizhny Novgorod to visit Avtozavod, a purpose-built “workers’ paradise”.