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Author Mamonova, Tatyana, 1943-

Title Russian women's studies : essays on sexism in Soviet culture / by Tatyana Mamonova ; with the assistance of Margaret Maxwell.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Pergamon Press, 1989.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.4 M265R    Check Shelf
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 179 pages [2] leaves of plates : portraits ; 24 cm.
Series The Athene series
Athene series.
Note Essays originally published 1984-1987 and translated into English.
Contents I. History -- 1. Matriarchal roots in Russian folklore -- 2. The two Catherines -- 3. Nadezhda Turova: a Russian Amazon -- 4. Our grandmothers: Mariya Konstantinovna Tsebrikova -- II. The attitude of Russian classical writers toward women -- 5. Dostoyevsky's fantasy-imbued realism and its relation to women -- 6. The stories of Anton Chekhov and the women's movement at the end of the nineteenth century -- 7. Maxim Gorky: feminist -- 8. The shadowed paths of Ivan Bunin -- 9. Alexander Kuprin's "Song of songs" -- III. Women in art and science -- 10. Lydia Kochetkova: biologist and thinker -- 11. The artist Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva -- 12. Inspiration : Musya Bashkirtseva and Nadya Rusheva -- 13. Teffi: light humor -- 14. Elements of feminism in Soviet films -- IV. Sex and the contemporary scene -- 15. Women's place in Soviet "fantasy" of the eighties -- 16. The sex and politics of patriarchy: porno language in the USSR -- 17. Homosexuality in the Soviet Union -- 18. The fate of alternative movements -- 19. Women in the USSR from the points of view of the official and unofficial presses -- V. Women, the Cold War and peace -- 20. Military service in the USSR -- 21. Regeneration or degeneration? -- 22. Solidarity between American and Soviet feminists -- 23. Feminism: a sense of responsibility and a sense of human dignity.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Processing Action Legacy 2017 UoY
Subject Women -- Soviet Union.
Feminism -- Soviet Union.
Sexism -- Soviet Union.
Femmes -- URSS.
FĂ©minisme -- URSS.
Sexisme -- URSS.
Feminism. (OCoLC)fst00922671
Sexism. (OCoLC)fst01114686
Women. (OCoLC)fst01176568
Soviet Union. (OCoLC)fst01210281
Frau (DE-588)4018202-2
Sowjetunion (DE-588)4077548-3
Sociale situatie.
Indexed Term Soviet Union Society Role of women
Added Author Maxwell, Margaret.
Other Form: Online version: Mamonova, Tatyana, 1943- Russian women's studies. 1st ed. Oxford ; New York : Pergamon Press, 1989 (OCoLC)654189780
ISBN 0080364829
0080364810 (pbk.)
9780080364810 (pbk.)
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