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Mothers and Daughters: Women of the Intelligentsia in Nineteenth-Century Russia

Barbara Alpern Engel - History - 2000 - 230 pages
The first psychosocial study of the female intelligentsia in Russia, Mothers and Daughters explains how and why women radicals of the nineteenth century diverged from their ...
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Between the Fields and the City: Women, Work, and Family in Russia, 1861-1914

Barbara Alpern Engel - History - 1996 - 272 pages
Charts the personal dimensions of economic social change by examining the migration of Russian peasant women's from the village to the city in the years between 1861 and the ...
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Women in Russia, 1700-2000

Barbara Alpern Engel - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 275 pages
A compelling chronological narrative of women's experiences in Russia, from the seventeenth century to the present, first published in 2003.
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Russia's Women: Accommodation, Resistance, Transformation

Barbara Evans Clements, Barbara Alpern Engel, Christine Worobec - History - 1991 - 300 pages
By ignoring gender issues, historians have failed to understand how efforts to control women—and women's reactions to these efforts—have shaped political and social ...
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Breaking the Ties that Bound: The Politics of Marital Strife in Late ...

Barbara Alpern Engel - Family & Relationships - 2011 - 282 pages
Looks at how rapid industrialization and urbanization in the late 1800s changed marital relations, domesticity, and intimate life in imperial Russia.
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Angel of Vengeance: The "Girl Assassin," the Governor of St. Petersburg, and ...

Ana Siljak - History - 2008 - 370 pages
Traces the life story of Vera Zasulich, Russia's first female assassin, from her privileged upbringing to celebrated martyrdom.
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