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Sovieticus: American Perceptions and Soviet Realities
Sovieticus: American Perceptions and Soviet Realities
By Stephen F. Cohen
Norton, 1985, 160 pp
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The author calls this book for the general reader "an experiment in scholarly journalism." It comprises articles that he wrote for The Nation in 1982-84. In general he finds the American perceptions superficial and the Soviet realities real, and illustrates both propositions to make his case for dTtente.