Голод и социальное равенство (на примере Поволжья)
The article shows a clear decline of Communist ideology in the reduction of property differentiation. But, on the other hand, egalitarian attitudes were not only Communist ideologies, but also centuries-old traditions of peasant economy of "subsistence" or "survival". The author concludes that in hunger the criteria of social justice and equality existed only in the form of General principles, closely associated with the consecrated authority of the rural community moral values, which are in short supply in the post-revolutionary environment of Russia was evident to contemporaries. The role played by the factor of remoteness from the epicenter of the famine and the possibility of authorities in the fight against the excesses of the hungry years.