Project Summary

analysis of the situation of the Jews in the USSR, 1985-1990; research concentrates on: the attitudes of the authorities; public opinion; the impact of international relations; changes in the Jewish community in the USSR.

Previous Terms

Visiting Grant Kennan Institute Expertise: Russia and Eurasia; Russia Affiliation: Full Professor of Jewish History, Institute of Contemporary Jewry Wilson Center Project(s): Russian Jewry in the Year of Revolutions - 1917 Term: Jan 31, 1981- Feb 28, 1981.Project Summary examination of the changes that have taken place in Russian Jewry in the only year in which this community enjoyed full democratic privileges.