TITLE

Russia Revisited

AUTHOR(S)
Farbman, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 1932
SOURCE
New Republic;11/23/32, Vol. 73 Issue 938, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Five Year Plan in the Soviet Union and discusses the extent to which the Plan will actually be completed. Objectives of the Five Year Plan; Question raised by the examination of the Five Year Plan; Explanation of the system of planned economy; Reference to the discrepancy between the agricultural provisions of the Plan and the actual development of agriculture; Collectivization of 20 percent of the sown acres in the last year of the Piatiletka, provided by the Plan; Reasons behind the claim of the success of the Plan by Bolsheviks; Consideration of the problem of training millions of unskilled men and women for the manning of the new factories; Effect of the undisciplined impetuosity of the workers on progress in the country.
ACCESSION #
15006411

 

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