Soviet Foreign Policy

New Dynamics, New Themes

  • Carl G. Jacobsen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Domestic Foreign Policy Determinants: New Realities; New Perspectives

  3. New Arms Control Initiatives

  4. New Economic Initiatives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. Carl H. McMillan
      Pages 89-103
  5. New Regional Dynamics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Carl G. Jacobsen
      Pages 148-162
    3. Mohiaddin Mesbahi
      Pages 163-181
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 207-214

About this book


This book looks at the new themes and directions that have characterised Soviet foreign policy during the "first" Gorbachev era. Various aspects are studied in detail, such as the shift of attention away from relations with America as being their prime foreign policy concern.


Arms Control attention dynamics east-west relation economic policy foreign policy Mikhail Gorbachev politics revolution socialism soviet foreign policy START state Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) war

Editors and affiliations

  • Carl G. Jacobsen
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Soviet and East European StudiesCarleton UniversityOttawaCanada

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