100 Years of the Russian Revolution: An Interactive Glossary

The Economic and Political Weekly's Special Issue this week marks 100 years of the Russian Revolution. Click here to read the seven articles that provide an understanding of the debates surrounding those occurences and their consequences. 

In this interactive glossary, flip the cards to know what the terms mean.

 

The terms defined here have been taken from Revolutionary Russia: New Approaches, edited by Rex A Wade (New York and London: Routledge, 2004).

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