A History of Women in Russia: From Earliest Times to the Present (BOK)

A History of Women in Russia: From Earliest Times to the Present (BOK)

Barbara Evans Clements

859,00 85900
Sendes vanligvis innen 5-15 dager
Synthesizing several decades of scholarship by historians East and West, Barbara Evans Clements traces the major developments in the history of women in Russia and their impact on the history of the nation. Sketching lived experiences across the centuries, she demonstrates the key roles that women played in shaping Russia's political, economic, social, and cultural development for over a millennium. The story Clements tells is one of hardship and endurance, but also one of achievement by women who, for example, promoted the conversion to Christianity, governed estates, created great art, rebelled against the government, established charities, built the tanks that rolled into Berlin in 1945, and flew the planes that strafed the retreating Wehrmacht. This daunting and complex history is presented in an engaging survey that integrates this scholarship into the field of Russian and post-Soviet history.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2012 Forfatter Barbara Evans Clements
Forlag
INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS
ISBN 9780253000972
Antall sider 344 Dimensjoner 16cm x 23,4cm x 3,6cm
Vekt 748 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Gender studies: women