History of Modern Political Thought in East-Central Europe


Revolutionary left - reactions to 1917 and the radicalization of leftist politics

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  • Klopčič, France. Velika razmejitev. Študija o nastanku komunistične stranke v Sloveniji [The Great Demarcation. A Study on the Formation of the Communist Party in Slovenia] (Ljubljana: DZS, 1969).
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  • Reshetar, John. The Ukrainian Revolution, 1917-1920. A Study in Nationalism (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1952).
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  • Schatz, Jaff, The Generation. The rise and fall of the Jewish communists of Poland (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991).
  • Solchanyk, Roman. “The Comintern and the Communist party of Western Ukraine, 1919-1928,” Canadian Slavonic Papers, Vol. 23, No. 2 (June 1981), pp. 181-197.
  • Solchanyk, Roman. “The Foundation of the Communist Movement in Eastern Galicia, 1919-1921,” Slavic Review, Vol. 30, No.4 (1971), pp. 774-794.
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  • Verstiuk, V.F.  Makhnyvshchina, 1918-1921 (Kiev: 1991).
  • Wheaton, Bernard. Radical Socialism in Czechoslovakia : Bohumír Šmeral, the Czech Road to Socialism and the Origins of the Czechoslovak Communist Party, 1917-1921 (Boulder: East European Monographs, 1986).
  • Yekelchyk, Serhy. “The Revolution at Eighty: Reconstructing Past Identities after the ‘Linguistic Turn’,” Journal of Ukrainian Studies, vol. 24, no. 1 (1999), pp 69-84.