7 edition of Women"s activism in contemporary Russia found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -268) and index.
|Statement||Linda Racioppi and Katherine O"Sullivan See.|
|Contributions||See, Katherine O"Sullivan.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1977.2 .R33 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 277 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||277|
|ISBN 10||1566395208, 1566395216|
|LC Control Number||96036093|
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Linda Racioppi and Katherine. Women's Activism in Contemporary Russia includes a concise history of women's situation in tsarist and Soviet Russia, which shows how their ability to organize was constrained by social strictures and state policies.
The authors analyze how the state-sponsored Soviet Women's Committee and new groups like the Independent Women's Forum, the Women Author: Linda Racioppi, Katherine O'Sullivan See. Through in-depth interviews with activists, the authors provide a broad and thorough introduction to the emerging women's movement and women's organizations in Russia.
Linda Racioppi and Katherine O'Sullivan See focus on the development of women's activism in late Soviet and post-Soviet Russia and the challenges activists face in a time of resurgent nationalism and turmoil over democratic reform.
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Women’s History in Russia: (Re)Establishing the Field ix Olga Gromasheva is a Marie Curie Early Stage Research Fellow at the Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment of the University of Pisa (Italy) and a PhD candidate at the Wageningen School of Social Sciences of the Wageningen University (Netherlands).
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