Wilson Center Experts

Margareta Mommsen-Reindl

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Assistant Professor, Ruhr-Universitat Bochum
Wilson Center Project(s):
Public Criticism and Control in the Soviet Union
Apr 01, 1982
May 01, 1982

Project Summary

A content-analysis of public opinion of openly discussed topics within the Soviet Union, pointing out the limits of criticism as well as the degree of response to critiques. Defines structural trends in political communication and control (from below), the development of legal bases, of institutions and the theory of public opinion within the Soviet Union.