Women in the Stalin Era

Women in the Stalin Era

by Melanie Ilic
     
 

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This book brings together a collection of essays by Western scholars about women in the era of Stalin. It explores both the realities of women's experience in the 1930s and 1940s, and the various forms in which womanhood and feminity were represented and constructed in these decades. This book challenges the scholarly neglect which women's history has suffered at the…  See more details below

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This book brings together a collection of essays by Western scholars about women in the era of Stalin. It explores both the realities of women's experience in the 1930s and 1940s, and the various forms in which womanhood and feminity were represented and constructed in these decades. This book challenges the scholarly neglect which women's history has suffered at the hands and pens of Russian and Western historians of the Stalin period.

Author Biography: Melanie Ilic is Senior Lecturer in History and Women's Studies, Cheltenham and Gloucester College of Higher Education and Research Fellow, Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230564114
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
10/30/2001
Series:
Studies in Russian & Eastern European History
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
832 KB

Meet the Author

LYNNE ATTWOOD Senior Lecturer in Russian Studies, University of Manchester
MARY BUCKLEY Professor of Politics, Royal Holloway College, University of London
CHOI CHATTERJEE Assistant Professor of History, California State University, Los Angeles
SUSANNE CONZE Researcher in Women's History in the Stalin Period
SARAH DAVIES Lecturer in History, University of Durham
WENDY GOLDMAN Associate Professor of History, Carnegie Mellon University
ROSALIND MARSH Professor of Russian Studies, University of Bath
EMMA MASON PhD Student, Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham
SUSAN REID Lecturer in Visual Arts, University of Sheffield
CARMEN SCHEIDE Lecturer in Russian and Soviet History, University of Basel

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