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collective leadership


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Historically, this was asserted within the Soviet party hierarchy immediately after the General Secretary's death or ouster; thus, after Lenin's death in 1924, after Stalin's death in 1953, and after the removal of Khrushchev in 1964. The pre‐eminence of the new General Secretary, however, was soon reasserted.

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Subjects: Politics.


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