TITLE

Lessons for Would-Be Reformers

AUTHOR(S)
Mau, Vladimir
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Transitions Online;10/3/2011, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Pyotr Arkadyevich Stolypin, a Russian politician who was killed in Kyiv, Ukraine at the age of 49. It mentions the 100th anniversary of his murder in September 2011, and his 150th birth anniversary in 2012. It states that Stolypin was a successful politician and government executive and launched various reforms. It discusses lessons that reformers should learn from his experience including his efforts to suppress revolutionary terror and carry out reforms gradually.
ACCESSION #
66665310

 

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