Developed at SPbU Faculty of Philology
by charitable donation from the Russkiy Mir Foundation
Russkiy Mir Foundation
Relations between the government and the press in pre-revolutionary Russia

Censorship played a pivotal role in pre-revolutionary Russian journalism. The lecture is devoted to the formation and development of the Russian secular censorship in the 18th/early 20th centuries. Main principles of censorship committees' work are explained and the social relation to the institute of free speech restriction is shown.

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