Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

POL 643 The Russian Revolution(GLA)

3 hours; 3 credits. A review of the Russian pre-revolutionary socialist tradition with special emphasis on the Leninist theory and the Bolshevik practice. Russia at war and the disintegration of the Czarist empire. The Russian Revolution, the Bolshevik takeover, and the civil war struggle. Soviet government and politics under Lenin.