Wilson Center Experts

Cameron Ross

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
, University of Cambridge
Wilson Center Project(s):
Party-State Relations in the USSR

Project Summary

Investigates the historical development of the soviets from their revolutionary beginnings in 1905. Shifts focus of history from the party to the soviets, their institutional status and function in society, and their work in finance, planning and housing, the work of the executive committees and deputies in policy making. Identifies party-state relations.