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Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt, Future of Democracy Abroad
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directed by David Davis, 1948-; interview by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884-1962, in Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt (Detroit, MI: WGBH Boston, 1960), 59 mins
Mrs Roosevelt and her guests consider the long-term spread and survival of democracy in the West and the underdeveloped countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America.
directed by David Davis, 1948-; interview by Eleanor Roosevelt, 1884-1962, in Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt (Detroit, MI: WGBH Boston, 1960), 59 mins
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Democracy and Islam in Arab Politics
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written by Laurie Brand, 1956- and Mark Tessler, 1941-, in Institute for the Study of Diplomacy Case Study Program, Case 215 (District of Columbia: Georgetown University. School of Foreign Service. Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, 1995), 22 page(s)
Long before the Arab Spring dawned in 2011, democracy and Islam—and their intersection—were already becoming critical dimensions of Middle East political life. This case study explores the relationship between these two forces, devoting particular attention to the origins and implications of popular support...
written by Laurie Brand, 1956- and Mark Tessler, 1941-, in Institute for the Study of Diplomacy Case Study Program, Case 215 (District of Columbia: Georgetown University. School of Foreign Service. Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, 1995), 22 page(s)
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A Fork in the Road, Series 1, Episode 4, A Fork in the Road, Series 1, Episode 4
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directed by Pria Viswalingam, 1962-; presented by Pria Viswalingam, 1962-; produced by Pria Viswalingam, 1962-, in A Fork in the Road, Series 1, Episode 4 (Sydney, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 1993), 26 mins
Episode four takes us to Hong Kong where we take a look at the high and low life of the island.
directed by Pria Viswalingam, 1962-; presented by Pria Viswalingam, 1962-; produced by Pria Viswalingam, 1962-, in A Fork in the Road, Series 1, Episode 4 (Sydney, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 1993), 26 mins
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Socialist Europe and Revolutionary Russia: Perception and Prejudice 1848–1923
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written by Bruno Naarden, 1940- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1992, originally published 1992), 605 page(s)
Socialist Europe and Revolutionary Russia: Perception and Prejudice 1848–1923 analyses perceptions and images of Russia held by European socialists in the period between the revolutions of 1848 and firm establishment of the Soviet regime in the early 1920s. Professor Naarden investigates in detail the sometimes...
written by Bruno Naarden, 1940- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1992, originally published 1992), 605 page(s)
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The Dynamics of the Iranian Revolution: The Pahlavis’ Triumph and Tragedy
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written by Jahangir Amuzegar, 1920-2018 (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1991), 369 page(s)
Going back to the turn of the century, this book offers a cogent analysis and an objective assessment of the origins and dimensions of the 1979 Iranian Revolution. It reassesses the narrowly focused post-revolution explanations, as it traces the fate of the Pahlavi dynasty to deep-rooted and structural weaknesses...
written by Jahangir Amuzegar, 1920-2018 (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1991), 369 page(s)
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Marxism in Russia: Key Documents 1879–1906
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edited by Neil Harding, fl. 1984 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 1983), 432 page(s)
This book is a documentary record of the statements and debates that defined the formative period of a movement that has affected modern politics and history more than any other. It is generally acknowledged that not only were the theoretical problems faced by Russian Marxists during this period more complex than...
edited by Neil Harding, fl. 1984 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 1983), 432 page(s)
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