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The Resource The education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist, H. Gordon Skilling

The education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist, H. Gordon Skilling

Label
The education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist
Title
The education of a Canadian
Title remainder
my life as a scholar and activist
Statement of responsibility
H. Gordon Skilling
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MUX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skilling, H. Gordon
Dewey number
320/.092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JC253 S53
LC item number
A3 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skilling, H. Gordon
  • Communism
  • Scholars
  • Political activists
  • College teachers
  • Czechoslovakia
  • Skilling, H. Gordon
  • Skilling, H. Gordon
  • Skilling, Harold Gordon
  • Communisme
  • Savants
  • Activistes
  • Professeurs (Enseignement supérieur)
  • Tchécoslovaquie
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • College teachers
  • Communism
  • Political activists
  • Politics and government
  • Scholars
  • Canada
  • Czechoslovakia
  • Osteuropaforschung
  • Politische Wissenschaft
  • Kommunismus
  • Tschechoslowakei
  • Communisme
Label
The education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist, H. Gordon Skilling
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Vaclav Havel -- 1. Death of a country -- 2. Growing up on College Street -- 3. Becoming a socialist : Toronto -- 4. Moving to the left : Oxford -- 5. Embarking on Czech studies : London and Prague -- 6. The war years : the Midwest and Montreal -- 7. The "Wisconsin idea" and the United Nations -- 8. The Cold War begins : Stalinism in Prague -- 9. The Cold War deepens : McCarthyism in the U.S. -- 10. Russian and East European studies : Toronto -- 11. Probing the enigma of communism -- 12. Journeys east from Vienna -- 13. A summer of ferment : Prague and Bratislava -- 14. The interrupted revolution -- 15. Neo-Stalinism : socialism with goose-flesh -- 16. Charter 77 -- 17. In defence of human rights -- 18. An emerging civil society : Vaclav Havel -- 19. The Velvet Revolution : independence and partition
Control code
180704107
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 450 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773574182
Lccn
2001279286
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6xwhq
  • 3c357e1f-587c-41c7-834a-7f3278eb4ffb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180704107
Label
The education of a Canadian : my life as a scholar and activist, H. Gordon Skilling
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Vaclav Havel -- 1. Death of a country -- 2. Growing up on College Street -- 3. Becoming a socialist : Toronto -- 4. Moving to the left : Oxford -- 5. Embarking on Czech studies : London and Prague -- 6. The war years : the Midwest and Montreal -- 7. The "Wisconsin idea" and the United Nations -- 8. The Cold War begins : Stalinism in Prague -- 9. The Cold War deepens : McCarthyism in the U.S. -- 10. Russian and East European studies : Toronto -- 11. Probing the enigma of communism -- 12. Journeys east from Vienna -- 13. A summer of ferment : Prague and Bratislava -- 14. The interrupted revolution -- 15. Neo-Stalinism : socialism with goose-flesh -- 16. Charter 77 -- 17. In defence of human rights -- 18. An emerging civil society : Vaclav Havel -- 19. The Velvet Revolution : independence and partition
Control code
180704107
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 450 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773574182
Lccn
2001279286
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6xwhq
  • 3c357e1f-587c-41c7-834a-7f3278eb4ffb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)180704107

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