Project Summary

analysis of the social overturn that occurred in consequence of a peacefully commenced perestroika in Russia assessment of the phenomenon of the value-based foliation of society; orientations toward Western values, enlightened patriotic pragmatism, and the Soviet past retrospective analysis of the waking process of Soviet society after Stalin’s death; 3 alternative idologies that appeared in post-Stalin time: genuine Marxism-Leninism, Liberalism, and Christian ideology genetic links between the opposition ideologies and the socialist idea