Post-Communist Transitions

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Politics

Course Number: 
388
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
This seminar examines and analyzes the dramatic transformation of former Leninist regimes-specifically, Russia, Eastern Europe, and China-in historical and comparative perspective. Focuses on understanding why Leninism imploded, and the challenges confronting nations making a 'transition from socialism.' Assesses the impact and consequences of the Leninist legacy on economic and political institutions, and state-society relations, and the definition of national identity and community.
Comments: 

This course is open to Juniors and Seniors. Prereq: 8 credits in department, 106 recommended

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
83416

Course Sections

Post-Communist Transitions
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Calvin Chen

cchen@mtholyoke.edu

T 01:15PM-04:05PM

Skinner Hall 124