Baseline for Change: The Brezhnev Legacy
Jerry F. Hough,
The Struggle for the Third World: Soviet Debates
and American Options
(Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution,
Roger E. Kanet, "Soviet Attitudes toward Developing Nations
since Stalin," in Roger E. Kanet, ed.,
The Soviet Union and the Develop-
(Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1974), pp.
3. For a more detailed periodization of Soviet Third World policy
see Francis Fukuyama, "Patterns of Soviet Third World Policy,"
lems of Communism,
September-October 1987, pp. 1-13.
4. Roger E. Kanet, "The Soviet Union and the Colonial Question,
1917-1953," in Kanet,
The Soviet Union,
p. 16; Rajan Menon,
Power and the Third World
(New Haven: Vale University Press, 1986),
5. Daniel S. Papp,
Soviet Policies toward the Developing World during
(Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala.: Air University Press, 1986),
p. 194; see also the section on "Diplomacy," in Carol R. Saivetz and
Soviet-Third World Relations
6. A list of governments with which the USSR enjoyed diplomatic
relations on 1 January 1991, prepared by the Embassy' of the USSR
in Washington, D.C., contained the following twenty-one Latin
American states: Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil,
Venezuela, Guyana, Guatemala, Honduras, Dominican Republic,
Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Surinam,
Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Chile, Ecuador, and Jamaica.
7. Robert S. Leiken,
Soviet Strategy in Latin America
8. W. Raymond Duncan,
The Soviet Union and Cuba: Interests and
(New York: Praeger, 1985), p. 51.
Leon Goure and Morris Rothenberg,
Soviet Penetration of Latin
(Coral Gables: University of Miami Press, 1975), p. 31; Timo-