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The Resource Lenin 2017 : remembering, repeating, and working through, V.I. Lenin ; edited and introduced by Slavoj Žižek

Lenin 2017 : remembering, repeating, and working through, V.I. Lenin ; edited and introduced by Slavoj Žižek

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Lenin 2017 : remembering, repeating, and working through
Title
Lenin 2017
Title remainder
remembering, repeating, and working through
Statement of responsibility
V.I. Lenin ; edited and introduced by Slavoj Žižek
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  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
Lenin's originality and importance as a revolutionary leader is most often associated with the seizure of power in 1917. But, Zizek argues in his new study and collection of original texts, Lenin's true greatness can be better grasped in the very last couple of years of his political life. Russia had survived foreign invasion, embargo and a terrifying civil war, as well as internal revolts such as at Kronstadt in 1921. But the new state was exhausted, isolated and disorientated in the face of the world revolution that seemed to be receding. New paths had to be sought, almost from scratch, for the Soviet state to survive and imagine some alternative route to the future. With his characteristic brio and provocative insight, Zizek suggests that Lenin's courage as a thinker can be found in his willingness to face this reality of retreat lucidly and frontally
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One hundred years after the Russian Revolution, a new study and collection of original texts shows why Lenin’s thought is still important today and suggests that Lenin’s courage as a thinker can be better grasped in the very last couple of years of his political life
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10597031
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DLC
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1870-1924
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Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich
Dewey number
335.43
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Russian
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Žižek, Slavoj
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  • Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹič
  • Lénine, Vladimir Iliitch
  • Socialism
  • Socialism
  • Politics and government
  • PHILOSOPHY / Political
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Communism, Post-Communism & Socialism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Russian & Former Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
adult
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remembering, repeating, and working through
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Lenin 2017 : remembering, repeating, and working through, V.I. Lenin ; edited and introduced by Slavoj Žižek
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Publication
Note
"The works of V.I. Lenin collected here derive from the Marxists Internet Archive"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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  • nc
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text
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  • txt
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Contents
Introduction : remembering, repeating and working through / by Slavoj Žižek -- Note on the texts -- To M.F. Sokolov -- To G. Myasnikov -- New times and old mistakes in a new guise -- Notes of a publicist : on ascending a high mountain; the harm of despondency; the utility of trade; attitude towards the Mensheviks, etc. -- Eleventh congress of the RCP(B) -- Memo combating dominant-nation chauvinism -- Last testament : letters to congress -- On education (pages from a diary) -- On cooperation (apropos of N. Sukhanov's notes) -- Our revolution (apropos of N. Sukhanov's notes) -- How we should reorganize the workers' and peasants' inspection -- Better fewer, but better -- To Comrade Stalin -- To P.G. Mdivani, F.Y. Makharadze and others -- Afterword : Lenin navigating in uncharted territories / by Slavoj Žižek
Control code
1902296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
lxxx, 186 pages
Isbn
9781786631886
Lccn
2017014479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781786631886
  • (OCoLC)985675675
Label
Lenin 2017 : remembering, repeating, and working through, V.I. Lenin ; edited and introduced by Slavoj Žižek
Publication
Note
"The works of V.I. Lenin collected here derive from the Marxists Internet Archive"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : remembering, repeating and working through / by Slavoj Žižek -- Note on the texts -- To M.F. Sokolov -- To G. Myasnikov -- New times and old mistakes in a new guise -- Notes of a publicist : on ascending a high mountain; the harm of despondency; the utility of trade; attitude towards the Mensheviks, etc. -- Eleventh congress of the RCP(B) -- Memo combating dominant-nation chauvinism -- Last testament : letters to congress -- On education (pages from a diary) -- On cooperation (apropos of N. Sukhanov's notes) -- Our revolution (apropos of N. Sukhanov's notes) -- How we should reorganize the workers' and peasants' inspection -- Better fewer, but better -- To Comrade Stalin -- To P.G. Mdivani, F.Y. Makharadze and others -- Afterword : Lenin navigating in uncharted territories / by Slavoj Žižek
Control code
1902296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
lxxx, 186 pages
Isbn
9781786631886
Lccn
2017014479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781786631886
  • (OCoLC)985675675

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