xii, 263 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Housewife fantasies, family realities in the new Russia / Tania Rands Lyon Contesting violence, contesting gender : crisis centers encountering local governments in Barnaul, Russia / Janet Elise Johnson The abortion debate in Poland : opinion polls, ideological politics, citizenship, and the erasure of gender as a category of analysis / Anne-Marie Kramer The gendered body as raw material for women artists of Central Eastern Europe after communism / Ewa Grigar Birthday girls, Russian dolls, and others : Internet bride as the emerging global identity of post-Soviet women / Svitlana Taraban Does the gender of MPs matter in postcommunist politics? : the case of the Russian Duma, 1995-2001 / Iulia Shevchenko Romanian women's discourses of sexual violence : othered ethnicities, gendering spaces / Shannon Woodcock Challenging the discourse of Bosnian war rapes / Azra Hromadzic Deficient Belarus? : insidious gender binaries and hyper-feminized nationality / Anna Brzozowska Fifteen years of the East-West women's dialogue / Nanette Funk.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-249) and index.