Stalinism: The Essential Readings

Stalinism: The Essential Readings

Editor(s): David L. Hoffmann

Print ISBN: 9780631228905

Online ISBN: 9780470758380

DOI: 10.1002/9780470758380

Author Biography

About the Author

David L. Hoffmann is Professor of History at Ohio State University where he teaches Russian History, including an upper-level course on Stalinism. His research focuses on the political, social, and cultural history of the Stalin era. He is author of Peasant Metropolis: Social Identities in Moscow, 1929-1941 (1994); Stalinist Values: The Cultural Norms of Soviet Modernity, 1917-1941 (2003). He is also the co-editor of Russian Modernity: Politics, Knowledge, Practices (2000), and the co-author of Cultivating the Masses: The Modern Social State in Russia, 1914-1941 (forthcoming).