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The Image of Women in Contemporary Soviet Fiction

Sigrid McLaughlin

The Image of Women in Contemporary Soviet Fiction

Selected Short Stories from the USSR

by Sigrid McLaughlin

  • 353 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Russian & Former Soviet Union,
  • Slavic (Language) Contemporary Fiction,
  • Sociology,
  • Short stories, Russian,
  • Short stories, Soviet,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Translations into English,
  • Women,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10384556M
    ISBN 100312028237
    ISBN 109780312028237

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About this book The stories in this collection portray Soviet women of different ages and educational backgrounds at home and at work, in cities and villages. Their themes reflect the social changes in Soviet life in the past 20 years, and are aimed to stimulate inquiry into social and feminist issues.

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