Wilson Center Experts

Richard Bruce Dobson

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Social Science Analyst, Soviet/East European Branch, Office of Research, U.S. Information Agency
Wilson Center Project(s):
Education and Status Attainment in the USSR
Apr 01, 1981
May 01, 1981

Project Summary

analysis of changes in Soviet educational policy from 1917 to 1975 with an eye to understanding the political genesis of the policy innovations, as well as the ways in which educational policy has responded to and contributed to major social changes the degree to which a number of sociological variables affects young people’s educational attainment Workers’ faculties; labot training; equality vs. efficiency; universal secondary schooling; vocational schools; preparatory divisions at universities and institutes;