Stephen Wheatcroft is a professor at Melbourne University. He is a scholar of Soviet history. He has worked on the Soviet, Russian and Ukrainian State and Party Archives and at the Moscow Institute of National Economics (Plekhanov Institute), the Moscow State University and the Institute of History of the Russian and Ukrainian Academy of Sciences
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Contra John Keane, we don’t need new words to describe the Arab Spring. These are democratic revolutions in the age...
Published in: oDRThe Arab Spring and the Soviet parallel
Writing last week on openDemocracy, John Keane suggested we need new words to describe the Arab Spring. Stephen...