Table of contents for Russian conservatism and its critics : a study in political culture / Richard Pipes.

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Contents
List of Abbreviations 000
Introduction 000
1. Russian Autocracy Defined 000
The foundations of western political culture 000; The foundations of Russian political culture 000; The Russian monarchy 000; Patrimonialism 000; The weakness of Russian society 000
2. The Birth of Conservative Ideology 000
Difficulties in studying its origins 000; The conflict over monastic landholding 000; The triumph of the "possessors" and its impact on political theory 000; Peresvetov 000; The controversy between Ivan IV and Kurbsky 000; Attempts to limit the monarchy 000; Krizhanich 000; Patriarch Nikon's failed attempt to place the church above the crown 000; Secular political theorists: Feofan Prokopovich and V. Tatishchev 000; The succession crisis of 1730 000
3. The Onset of the Conservative-Liberal Controversy 000
Emergence of public opinion and the monarchy's ambivalent reaction to it 000; Novikov 000; Catherine II and Montesquieu 000; Nikita Panin 000; Shcherbatov 000; Alexander I and the Unofficial Committee 000; Speransky 000; Karamzin 000; The Decembrists 000; Pushkin's political ideas 000; Uvarov and the Official Nationality theory 000; Chaadaev 000; Slavophilism 000; Gogol 000
4. Postreform Russia 000
The changed character of post-1855 conservatism 000; Katkov 000; Samarin 000; Ivan Aksakov 000; Dostoevsky 000; Pobedonostsev 000; Leontiev 000; Witte 000
5. Liberalism's Short-Lived Triumph 000
Refusal of the monarchy to grant its subjects political rights 000; Conservative liberals: Kavelin, Chicherin, Gradovsky 000; The zemstvo movement 000; Struve 000; Shipov 000; Stolypin 000
Conclusions 000
Notes 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Conservatism -- Russia -- History.
Liberalism -- Russia -- History.
Political culture -- Russia -- History.