SLST 362

The Soviet Union and Its Successor States, 1917-2000

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Also: HSTR 352

Formerly: SLAV 376, HIST 376

A history of the Soviet Union and its aftermath. Examines political, economic, social and cultural transformations that shaped the Soviet socialist experiment, as well as the causes of its collapse and the difficulties of post-communist transition in Russia and non-Russian republics. Emphasis on social history, gender and everyday life.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of SLST 362, SLAV 376, HIST 376, HSTR 352.
  • No knowledge of Russian required.

Undergraduate course in Slavic Studies offered by the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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