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Post-Soviet Women Encountering Transition

Nation Building, Economic Survival, and Civic Activism

Post-Soviet Women Encountering Transition( )
Editor: Kuehnast, Kathleen R.
Nechemias, Carol
Publication Date:Feb 2004
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $130.00
Book Description:

Women in the former Soviet Union, despite a legacy of high levels of education and labor force participation, face a host of new problems, according to editors Kathleen Kuehnast and Carol Nechemias. Neo-familialist ideologies have arisen, with a longing for the return of traditional families. A gendered division of labor in the market economy has pushed women to the bottom of the pyramid of small businesses as bazaar merchants. And in the political arena, men dominate formal...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Women's Studies
Business & Economics / Economic Conditions
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16 x 23.1 x 3.185 cm
Book Weight:0.662 Kilograms

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