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Women with a thirst for destruction : the bad mother in Russian culture / Jenny Kaminer.
- Kaminer, Jenny
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Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 
viii, 198 pages ; 24 cm.
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.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-193) and index.