Wilson Center Experts

Thomas Hammond

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Professor, University of Virginia
Wilson Center Project(s):
The US, the USSR and Communist Revolution in the Third World

Project Summary

the effect of communist revolution in the Third World on Soviet-American relations since World War II strategies and tactics used by communists in gaining power, actions by the USSR, Cuba, and China to promote communist revolutions, and US intervention to prevent them examination of what the USSR gained and the US lost as a result of these revolutions, how they affected the world balance of power and how conflict over Third World revolutions has led to conflicts between Moscow and Washington revolution; communist takeover;