Wilson Center Experts
Evgeni G. Vodichev
Looks at the role of scientists in Soviet society under Krushev and Gorbachev, comparing the role of scientists and political actors in different historical periods of the USSR. Evaluates the system of interrelations between science and society in Russia, during periods of major changes in Russias post-war history. Examines the role of the scientific community in bringing about ideological, political and social changes.