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Title Home, school, and leisure in the Soviet Union / edited by Jenny Brine, Maureen Perrie, Andrew Sutton.

Publication Info. London ; Boston : Allen & Unwin, 1980.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  947.085 H765H    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 279 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note "This volume is dedicated to the memory of Geoffrey Russell Barker, 1923-1977."
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Housing ideals, structural constraints, and the emancipation of women / G.D. Andrusz -- Domestic labour and Soviet society / Alix Holt -- "A woman's right to choose" in the Soviet Union / Barbara Holland -- Secondary education for all in a forward-looking society / Elisabeth Koutaissoff -- Socialisation in the literature lesson / Felicity O'Dell -- Soviet boarding education / John Dunstan -- Soviet child care / Madeline Drake -- Backward children in the USSR / Andrew Sutton -- Achievements and problems in Soviet recreational planning / Denis J.B. Shaw -- Sport in Soviet society / James Riordan -- Reading as a leisure pursuit in the USSR / Jenny Brine -- Geoffrey Barker, 1923-77 / R.W. Davies and James Riordan.
Subject Soviet Union -- Social conditions.
Education -- Soviet Union.
Day care centers -- Soviet Union.
Recreation -- Soviet Union.
Indexed Term Soviet Union Society
Added Author Brine, J. J.
Perrie, Maureen, 1946-
Sutton, Andrew, 1939-
Barker, Geoffrey Russell, 1923-1977.
ISBN 0043350402
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