© 1992

Politics and Nationality in Contemporary Soviet-Jewish Emigration, 1968–89

Part of the St Antony’s book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Laurie P. Salitan
      Pages 1-7
  3. Part One

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Laurie P. Salitan
      Pages 26-44
    3. Laurie P. Salitan
      Pages 45-70
  4. Part Two

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Laurie P. Salitan
      Pages 84-105
    3. Laurie P. Salitan
      Pages 106-110
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 111-180

About this book


According to this study, Soviet policy toward Jewish emigration is ruled by domestic affairs rather than foreign. It challenges the view that the exodus from the USSR is related to the superpower climate, and offers a comparison with Soviet-German emigration.


Anti-Zionism campaign consciousness culture education German immigration Jewish history migration politics Stalinism Superpower Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) war World War I

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceThe Johns Hopkins UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Politics and Nationality in Contemporary Soviet-Jewish Emigration, 1968–89
  • Authors Laurie P. Salitan
  • Editors Rosemary Thorp
  • Series Title St Antony’s
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1992
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection Social Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-333-44876-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-349-09758-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-09756-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 180
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Migration
    Human Rights
    Jewish Cultural Studies
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