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Expenditures for religious services by the Soviet population

Erik Weisman

Expenditures for religious services by the Soviet population

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Published by WEFA Group, Special Projects in Bala Cynwyd, PA (401 City Ave., Suite 300, Bala Cynwyd 19004) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Religion -- Finance.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementErik Weisman ; editors, Gregory Grossman, Vladimir G. Treml ; technical editor, Kimberly C. Neuhauser.
      SeriesBerkeley-Duke occasional papers on the second economy in the USSR ;, paper no. 28
      ContributionsGrossman, Gregory., Treml, Vladimir G., WEFA Group., Berkeley-Duke Project on the Second Economy in the USSR.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL940.S65 W45 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination73 p. ;
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1574737M
      LC Control Number91072884


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The Formulation of Religious Policy in the Soviet Union BOHDAN R. BOCIURKIW According to an official exposition of Soviet religious policy by the recently retired government spokesman on the subject, Vladimir Alekseevich Kuroedov,1 the Kremlin's treatment of religious groups and believers has been guided by the following eight "Marxist.

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Religion is a visible force in the sociopolitical life of post-Soviet countries. Understanding how religion has contributed to peace or tensions in the region could inform policymakers and others working to bring stability to the former Soviet republics. Erik Weisman. "Expenditures for Religious Services by the Soviet Population." June 80 pp.

Michael Burawoy and Kathryn Hendley. Nonetheless, religion is obviously still an important part of the lives of millions of Soviet citizens. According to recent estimates from the Soviet Council of Religious Affairs (the state organization that monitors all religious activities in the USSR), religious believers make up between 10 and 20 percent of the population.

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The Soviet Union was established by the Bolsheviks inin place of the Russian the time of the Revolution, the Russian Orthodox Church was deeply integrated into the autocratic state, enjoying official was a significant factor that contributed to the Bolshevik attitude to religion and the steps they took to control it.

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Christian Religion in the Soviet Union: A Sociological Study [Lane, Christel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Christian Religion in the Soviet Union: A Sociological Study. Throughout the history of the Soviet Union (–), there were periods when Soviet authorities brutally suppressed and persecuted various forms of Christianity to different extents depending on State interests.

Soviet Marxist-Leninist policy consistently advocated the control, suppression, and ultimately, the elimination of religious beliefs, and it actively encouraged the propagation of. Erik Weisman.

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ABSTRACT: Soviet national income accounts do not include income generated by religious organizations. Considering the estimated million believers in the USSR, the omission of religious income is significant.

The Soviet system of forced labor camps was first established in under the Cheka, but it was not until the early s that the camp population reached significant numbers. By the Gulag, or Main Directorate for Corrective Labor Camps, then under the Cheka's successor organization the NKVD, had several million inmates.

Nikita Khrushchev's anti-religious campaign was the last large-scale anti-religious campaign undertaken in the Soviet succeeded a comparatively tolerant period towards religion which had lasted from until the late s.

As a result, the church had grown in stature and membership, provoking concerns from the Soviet government. These concerns resulted in a new campaign of persecution. Russia - Russia - Religion: Although ethnic differences in Russia have long contained a religious element, the position of religious organizations and of their individual adherents has varied with political circumstances.

In the 10th century Prince Vladimir I, who was converted by missionaries from Byzantium, adopted Christianity as the official religion for Russia, and for nearly 1, years.

According to “Soviet War News” of August 22ndthere existed at that t religious associations of all kinds in the Soviet Union. An English clergyman, Canon Widdrington, has estimated the number of supporters of the Orthodox Church alone to be s, persons. Marx said religion was the opium of the people – and in the Soviet Union, atheism became government policy, enforced by the state and encouraged by anti-religious.

State Secularism and Lived Religion in Soviet Russia and Ukraine is a collection of essays written by a broad cross-section of scholars from around the world that explores the myriad forms religious expression and religious practice took in Soviet society in conjunction with the Soviet government's commitment to implementation of secularizing policies invariably shaped the.

The government of the Soviet Union followed an unofficial policy of state atheism, aiming to gradually eliminate religious belief within its borders. While it never officially made religion illegal, the state nevertheless made great efforts to reduce the prevalence of religious belief within society.

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The USSR anti-religious campaign of – was a new phase of anti-religious campaign in the Soviet Union following the anti-religious campaign of –The campaign began inwith the drafting of new legislation that severely prohibited religious activities and called for an education process on religion in order to further disseminate atheism and materialist philosophy.

Because Soviets were prevented from worshipping in shared religious services and inundated with anti-religious propaganda, the Soviet population lost their religious knowledge, familiarity with church ritual and doctrine, and interactions with fellow worshipers.

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[7] Covering a sixth of Earth's land surface, its size was comparable to that of North America. [8] The European portion accounted for a quarter of the country's area, and was the cultural and.

Following the October Revolution ofthe Bolshevik seizure of power led to the Russian Civil War which continued until The victory of the Bolshevik Red Army enabled them to set up the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR).

Throughout the civil war various religions, secularists and anti-clericalists of the Bolsheviks played a key role in the military and social struggles which.

The relationship between religion and communism in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe could be categorized in three ways: first, the two struggled to influence the beliefs of the population, as both are ideologies; second, the state did its best to control institutions associated with religion; and third, religion was a major factor in.

They also confiscated more than religious books, including Bibles. Most of the books were from the Malykhins' personal library. In May ofpolice in Belarus' capital of Minsk raided a home where a Baptist service was taking place to arrest a Polish citizen who was taking part. Soviet press published occasional articles on religious and mystical sentiments of the youth.

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Kurskii, Instruction Concerning the Registration of Religious Societies and Permits for their Congresses. Ap Original Source: Izvestiia, No.

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However the long Soviet occupation ( and ) with its anti-religious policy brought in a flavor of sometimes radical atheism (6,8% irreligious). It also triggered a decline in religious services attendances and a more. Adult population of federal corrections services by religion Canada FY Government expenditure on recreation, culture and religion in Finland Importance of religion among respondents.

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Clifford Nass and I have demonstrated a significant negative relation between government expenditures and rates of Protestant church membership in andtaking states as the unit of analysis. 12 This effect appears to hold when other factors influencing church membership, such as religious composition, urbanization, region, and.

This book provides the most detailed analysis to date of the economics of the Soviet urban household sector during the s. It contains nine studies covering the size distribution of incomes and wealth, the incidence and causes of poverty, the labor supply of women, division of labor among household members and saving : Gur Ofer.

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