The Resource Postcommunism and the body politic, edited by Ellen E. Berry

Postcommunism and the body politic, edited by Ellen E. Berry

Label
Postcommunism and the body politic
Title
Postcommunism and the body politic
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ellen E. Berry
Title variation
Post-communism and the body politic
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The postcommunist moment in the so-called Second World--Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union--has dramatically exposed the opportunities and dangers that arise when the political, cultural, and economic foundations of a society are de- and then re-structured. Gender roles and relations, expressions of sexuality or attempts to recontain them, representations of the body, especially the female body, and the larger, cultural meanings it assumes, are particularly marked sites to witness the performance of complex national dramas of crisis and change.This groundbreaking volume tur
Member of
Cataloging source
JSTOR
Dewey number
305.3/0943
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1590.7
LC item number
.P67 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Genders
Series volume
22
Label
Postcommunism and the body politic, edited by Ellen E. Berry
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bug inspectors and beauty queens : the problems of translating feminism into Russian -- Engendering the Russian body politic -- Women in Yugoslavia -- Traditions of patriotism, questions of gender : the case of Poland -- Sex, subjectivity, and socialism : feminist discourses in East Germany -- Deciphering the body of memory : writing by former East German women writers -- New members and organs : the politics of porn -- Sex in the media and the birth of the sex media in Russia -- The underground closet : political and sexual dissidence in East European culture -- Ivan Soloviev's reflections on Eros -- Russian women writing alcoholism : the sixties to the present -- Gendering cinema in postcommunist Hungary
Control code
ocn906962530
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814723418
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt8jxg1p
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b37374783
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906962530
  • jstoro0814723411

Library Locations

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