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Women with a thirst for destruction : the bad mother in Russian culture / Jenny Kaminer.

Kaminer, Jenny
Date
[2014]


About this work

Publication/Creation

Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, [2014]

Physical description

viii, 198 pages ; 24 cm.

Contents

Sacrifice subverted : the bad mothers of M. E. Saltykov-Shchedrin and L. Tolstoy -- "Her life's sacrifice" : the abandoning mother as positive role model in the Soviet 1920s -- "Mother-destroyers" : the bad mother in the late-Soviet and post-Soviet era.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-193) and index.

Languages

  • English


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ISBN

  • 9780810129467
  • 0810129469

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