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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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A Revolution of Their Own: Voices of Women in Soviet History

Barbara Alpern Engel, Anastasia Posadskaya-Vanderbeck - Social Science - 1998 - 236 pages
A wealth of rare, firsthand material that sheds light on the everyday life of ordinary women in Russia from the early 1900s to the present day. The eight women interviewed ...
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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
Original in its range and analysis, Women in Russia, 1700–2000 filled an enormous gap in the field. When published in 2003, it was the first book to provide a lively and ...
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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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Russia in World History

Barbara Alpern Engel, Janet Martin - History - 2015 - 176 pages
"This volume offers a lively introduction to Russia's dramatic history and the striking changes that characterize its story. Distinguished authors Barbara Alpern Engel and ...
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Land and freedom: the origins of Russian terrorism, 1876-1879

Deborah Hardy - History - 1987 - 212 pages
This study examines the leading 19th century Russian revolutionary organization, Land and Freedom, during its three brief years of existence and its significance for later ...
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