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Sally J Onesti

Research Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Program Associate, National Endowment for Democracy
Wilson Center Project(s):
Détente and Soviet Foreign Policy, The Khrushchev Years, 1955-1964
Apr 01, 1991
Jul 01, 1991

Project Summary

A case study of the formative period for the Brezhnev era, noting Soviet policy towards the United States during the years of Nikita Khrushchev. Compares Western and Soviet explanations and reviews the historical record in order to determine the sources of change and contradictions in Soviet foreign policy towards the US, thus illuminating the détente/cold war simultaneous presence under Khrushchev, Brezhnev and Gorbachev.

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