Cold War Publications

Kim Il Sung in the Khrushchev Era: Soviet-DPRK Relations and the Roots of North Korean Despotism, 1953-1964 by Balázs Szalontai

Kim Il Sung in the Khruschev Era: Soviet-DPRK Relations and the Role of North Korean Despotism, 1953-1964

Jul 07, 2011
Balázs Szalontai describes how North Korea became more despotic even as other Communist countries underwent de-Stalinization. Through a series of comparisons with the Soviet Union and other Communist countries, he highlights unique features of North Korean communism during the period. more

The New Course in Hungary in 1953

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP Working Paper No. 38 more

Roundtable Discussion on Warsaw Pact Exercises SOYUZ-75 and SHCHIT-88

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP e-Dossier No. 20 contains expert analyses of newly available documentation on Warsaw Pact military exercises SOYUZ-75 and SHCHIT-88. more

Rebellious Satellite: Poland 1956 by Pawel Machcewicz

Rebellious Satellite: Poland 1956

Jul 07, 2011
Paweł Machcewicz offers a social history of the mass movements that prompted political change and altered Polish-Soviet relations in 1956 but avoided a Soviet armed response. He focuses on the people's expression of grievances, and even riots; as opposed to "top-level" activities such as internal Communist Party struggles. more

The 1956 Hungarian Revolution and World Politics

Jul 07, 2011
CWIHP Working Paper No. 16 more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.