ERIC Number: ED383637
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Polish Paradox: Communism and National Renewal. Headline Series 256.
Schaufele, William E., Jr.
This brief issues booklet provides basic information about the role of the Catholic Church in Poland, the erosion of Communist party leadership over the past year (as of 1981), the rise of the Solidarity Union and the economic problems plaguing the Polish people. An introduction is followed by the following sections: (1) "History of a Millennium"; (2) "Communist Poland"; (3) "Solidarity"; (4) "Church, Farm, and Freedom"; (5) "Poland between East and West"; and (6) "1981 and Beyond: A Personal Epilogue." A list of discussion questions and an 11-item reference list conclude the booklet. (EH)
Descriptors: Catholics, Communism, Conflict, Diplomatic History, Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, Global Approach, Higher Education, International Cooperation, International Law, International Relations, Peace, Political Science, Secondary Education, World Affairs, World History, World Problems
Foreign Policy Association, 729 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Foreign Policy Association, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: Poland