in The Oxford Handbook of the History of Communism
January 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .
Article. Subjects: History; Industrial History; Social and Cultural History; Modern History (1700 to 1945). 8016 words.
This essay compares the experience of workers and workplace politics under communism in the Soviet Union, Poland, East Germany, China, and Vietnam. State–labour relations in these contexts...