Peter Kenez

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Peter Kenez (born 1937) is a historian specializing in Russian history and Eastern Europe. He was born in Hungary and a survivor of Holocaust himself.[1] He also teaches courses on Soviet cinema and an interdisciplinary course on the Holocaust with literature professor Murray Baumgarten.[2] He has taught at the University of California, Santa Cruz[3] since 1966, where he is currently Professor Emeritus.[4] He received his PhD from Harvard where his advisor was Richard Pipes.[5]

Books[edit]

  • Hungary from the Nazis to the Soviets: The Establishment of the Communist Regime in Hungary, 1944–1948, New York, Cambridge University Press, 2006.
  • A History of the Soviet Union from the Beginning to the End, New York, Cambridge University Press, deuxième édition, 2006.
  • Cinema and Soviet Society from the Revolution to the Death of Stalin, Londres et New York, I.B. Tauris, 2001.
  • A History of the Soviet Union from the Beginning to the End, New York, Cambridge University Press, 1999.
  • Varieties of Fear: Growing Up Jewish under Nazism and Communism, Washington, American University Press, 1995.
  • The Birth of the Propaganda State: Soviet Methods of Mass Mobilization, 1917-1929, Cambridge et New York, Cambridge University Press, 1985.
  • Civil War in South Russia, 1919-1920: The Defeat of the Whites, Berkeley, University of California Press, 1977.
  • Civil War in South Russia, 1918: The First Year of the Volunteer Army, Berkeley, University of California Press, 1971.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Intructor Bio". Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  2. ^ "UCSC Holocaust chair endowed: It's `not just a Jewish problem'". j. the Jewish news weekly of Northern California. Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Peter Kenez". University of California, Santa Cruz. Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  4. ^ "Peter Kenez website". University of California, Santa Cruz. Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  5. ^ N. G. O. Pereira, "Revisiting the Revisionists and Their Critics," Historian (2010) 72#1 pp 23-37 at p 28.