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Russian women in politics and society

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia (Federation)
    • Subjects:
    • Women in politics -- Russia (Federation),
    • Women -- Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions,
    • Women"s rights -- Russia (Federation),
    • Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-181) and index.

      Statementedited by Wilma Rule and Norma C. Noonan.
      SeriesContributions in women"s studies,, no. 157
      ContributionsRule, Wilma., Noonan, Norma C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1236.5.R8 R87 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL973842M
      ISBN 100313293635
      LC Control Number96010766

      Studies in Russian and East European History and Society. Published in association with CREES, University of Birmingham Book Women in the Khrushchev Era. Ilic, M. (Ed), Reid, S. (Ed), Attwood, L. The first detailed study of Estonian politics during the s, this book examines the Estonian Veterans' League which won a majority in a. The unenviable situation of women became one of the central illustrations of the despotism and tyranny penetrating Russian society at all levels from the common family to royalty.4 But lately post-Soviet Russian historiography, with the help of Western colleagues, has been trying to argue that Russian women of all classes were not so unequal to.

      Women in Russian society have a rich and varied history during numerous regimes throughout the centuries. It is important to note that since Russia is a multicultural society, the experiences of women in Russia vary significantly across ethnic, racial, religious, and social lines. The life of an ethnic Russian woman can be dramatically different from the life of a Bashkir, Chechen, or Yakuts. In aristocratic Russian society, the greater freedoms allowed to women led to the rise of the powerful, socially-connected woman, including such iconic figures as Catherine the Great, Maria Naryshkina, and Countess Maria also began to compete with men in the literary sphere, with Russian women authors, poets, and memoirists increasing in popularity.

      1. Russian society of comprised of more than million people. There was significant diversity of ethnicity, language and culture. 2. The dominant classes were royalty, aristocracy and land-owners, who wielded significant political influence. 3. Russia’s middle class was small in comparison to other nations but was growing by the early. As the first survey of the history of women in Russia to be published in any language, this book is itself an historic event -- the result of the collaboration of the leading Russian and American specialists on Russian women's history. The book is divided in to four chronological parts corresponding to eras of Russian history: (I) Kievan/Mongol.


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