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Gender, State and Society in Soviet and Post-Soviet Russia

Edited by Sarah Ashwin

© 2000 – Routledge

188 pages

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One of the few English language studies to focus on the male experiences, this book addresses the important questions raised by the rise and fall of the Soviet experiment in transforming gender relations. Issues covered include;

* the paternal role

* women as breadwinners

* men's loss of status at work

* changing gender roles in the press

* the relationship between the sexual and gender revoloutions.

Featuring an outstanding panel of Russian contributors, this collection is a valuable resource for students and scholars of Politics, Gender Studies and Russian Studies.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL010000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory