Russian Revolutions and the Soviet Regime #2: Russia: 1860
unknown/unknown (Creation date: 1959)
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Indiana University. Radio and Television Service; Byrnes, Robert Francis
Robert F. Byrnes was a Professor of History at Indiana University from 1956 to 1988 and served as director of the Russian and East European Institute at IU from 1959-1962 and 1971-1975. Byrnes specialized in the study of Russian conservative thought, Russian historical writing, anti-Semitism in France and Europe, the Soviet role in world affairs after World War II, American policy toward Eastern Europe, and Soviet American relations. This film is part of series Byrnes created in 1959 for distance learning purposes. Byrnes's outline for the lecture includes: Analysis of Russia's 'old regime', or the regime before the revolutions which began in 1860, as Byrnes describes. Discussion of the position of Russia after the Crimean war, the Russian government, economy, social structure, and culture. Finally the clash between different ideals in the state.
Indiana University Department of History
Russia --Study and teaching (Higher) --Indiana --Bloomington.
Robert F. Byrnes papers
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ADDITIONAL CITATION INFORMATION: [Item], Robert F. Byrnes papers, Collection C388, Indiana University Archives, Bloomington. An Indiana University Radio and Television Service presentation produced in cooperation with the I.U. Department of History with a grant from the Ford Foundation; a Television Correspondence Course.
- Other Identifiers
Other: GR00454481; Other: C388.28B; MDPI Barcode: 40000003339019; Collection Identifier: C388
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