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  1. Week 2 2 items
    1. Being Soviet: identity, rumour, and everyday life under Stalin 1939-53 - Timothy Johnston, Dawsonera 2011

      Book  Read Part III: Panics, Peace, and Pacifism, Chapter 4 "Official Soviet Diplomatic Identity in the late-Stalin years 1945–53,” pp. 127-165.

  2. Week 3 3 items
    1. The Cambridge history of the Cold War - Melvyn P. Leffler, Odd Arne Westad, Cambridge Histories - Global History 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book  Read: Chapter 21: David Priestland, “Cold War Mobilisation and Domestic Politics: the Soviet Union,”

    2. The thaw: Soviet society and culture during the 1950s and 1960s 2014

      Book  Read: Eleonory Gilburd, “The Revival of Soviet Internationalism in the Mid to Late 1950s,”

    3. The Soviet Union in world politics: coexistence, revolution, and Cold War, 1945-1991 - Geoffrey Roberts, Taylor & Francis 1999 (electronic resource)

      Book  Read Ch. 3, “Coexistence, Crsis, and Schism: the Khrushchev Era, 1956-1964,” pp. 43-62

  3. Week 4 2 items
    1. The Soviet Union in world politics: coexistence, revolution, and Cold War, 1945-1991 - Geoffrey Roberts 1999

      Book  Read Ch. 4. “The Rise and Fall of Détente,” pp. 63-79

  4. Week 5 2 items
    1. The Cambridge history of the Cold War: Vol. 3: Endings - Melvyn P. Leffler, Odd Arne Westad, Cambridge Histories - Global History 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book  Read: Chapter 5: Vladislav Zubok, “Soviet foreign policy from détente to Gorbachev, 1975–1985,”pp. 89-111.

    2. Afgantsy: the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89 - Rodric Braithwaite, Ebook Central 2011

      Book  Read Chapters 7, 11, 12, the Epilogue

  5. Week 6 3 items
    1. Russia's foreign policy: change and continuity in national identity - Andrei P. Tsygankov, Dawsonera 2016

      Book  Read Chapters 1 and 2

  6. Week 7 3 items
    1. Russia's foreign policy: change and continuity in national identity - Andrei P. Tsygankov, Dawsonera 2016

      Book  Read Chapters 3 and 4

  7. Week 8 1 item
    1. Russia's foreign policy: change and continuity in national identity - Andrei P. Tsygankov, Dawsonera 2016

      Book  Read Chapters 5 and 6

  8. Week 9 6 items
    1. Post-Imperium: a Eurasian Story - Dmitriî Trenin, Ebook Central 2011

      Book  READ PP. 83-112; AND PP. 144-172.

  9. Week 10 4 items
  10. Extra Readings - The New Cold War? 4 items
    Here is a list of articles taking various points of view on whether or not we are in the new Cold War. Please try to read at least one "yes" and one "no" piece for discussion during our last session.
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