Pink, Purple, Green: Women's, Religious, Environmental, and Gay/Lesbian Movements in Central Europe Today

Pink, Purple, Green: Women's, Religious, Environmental, and Gay/Lesbian Movements in Central Europe Today

by Helena Flam, Helena Flam

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780880334754
Publisher: Eastern European Monographs
Publication date: 01/01/2002
Series: East European Monographs Ser.
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 5.84(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Helena Flam is professor of sociology at the University of Leipzig in Germany.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsv
Notes on Contributorsvi
Introduction1
Part IWomen's Movements
1.Preference for Informal Democracy--the East(ern) German case23
2.In the Shadow of Amicable Gender Relations? The Czech Republic33
3.Continuity in Change: Hungarian Women's Organizations47
Part IIReligious Movements
4.Features of New Religious Movements in Eastern Germany57
5.Religious Revival in Poland. New Religious Movements and the Roman Catholic Church66
Part IIIEnvironmental Movements
6.The New Subversives-Czech Environmentalists after 198981
7.Grassroots and Global Visions in Slovakia after Socialism95
8.Green Future-in Hungary?104
9.The Ecological Movements as the Element of the Civil Society112
10.Institutionalization instead of Mobilization-The Environmental Movement in Eastern Germany120
Part IVGay Movements
11.Cherries Blossoming in East(ern) Germany?135
12.Self-Articulation of the Gay and Lesbian Movement in Hungary after 1989150
13.A Child of a Young Democracy: The Polish Gay Movement, 1989-1999161
14.An Uncomfortable Conclusion169

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