Wilson Center Experts

Nicholai Petro

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
United States
Affiliation:
Associate Professor, University of Rhode Island
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Limits of Idealism: US Human Rights Policy Towards the Soviet Union
Term:
Jun 01, 1986
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Jul 01, 1986

Project Summary

U.S. human rights policy towards the Soviet Union. Reviews the period from the 1984 presidential elections to 1986, assings the most recent developments and the Reagan administration’s attitudes towards the USSR.