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Post-Soviet Russia

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • History,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: American,
  • Russia,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Eastern Europe - General,
  • Post-Communism,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • 1991-,
  • Capitalism,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Economic policy,
  • Russia (Federation)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorge Shriver (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9498364M
    ISBN 100231106068
    ISBN 109780231106061


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The emergence and evolution of the professions in Russia occurred in ways quite distinctive to that country. This history has left a profound imprint on teachers. Moreover, some developments at work today, such as feminization, declining salaries relative to other sectors, low prestige, and flight were observable in the late Soviet by: 9.

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While the topics of patriotism and patriotic education are highly political and politicized, this study approaches them from a more sociological perspective. Landslide of the Norm: Language Culture in Post-Soviet Russia, edited by Ingunn Lunde and Tine Roesen.

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