Women, state, and party in Eastern Europe / edited by Sharon L. Wolchik and Alfred G. Meyer.
Contributor(s): Wolchik, Sharon L | Meyer, Alfred G | Conference on Changes in the Status of Women in Eastern Europe (1981 : George Washington University).Material type: TextSeries: Duke Press policy studies: Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 1985Description: xiv, 453 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0822306603 (alk. paper); 9780822306603 (alk. paper); 082230659X (pbk.); 9780822306597 (pbk.).Subject(s): Women -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses | Women -- Political activity -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses | Women and socialism -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses | Feminism -- Europe, Eastern -- CongressesDDC classification: 305.4/0947 Other classification: 71.31 | 3,6
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Revised and updated papers first presented at the Conference on Changes in the Status of Women in Eastern Europe held at George Washington University, December 4-6, 1981.
Series statement from jacket.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -428) and index.
Introduction / Sharon L. Wolchik -- Part 1. Feminism, socialism, and nationalism in Eastern Europe / Alfred G. Meyer -- The precommunist legacy, economic development, social transformation, and women's roles in Eastern Europe / Sharon L. Wolchik -- Part 2. Introduction / Sharon L. Wolchik --- Medical education for women in Austria : A study in the politics of the Czech women's movement in the 1890s / Karen Johnson Freeze -- Women in the first Czechoslovak Republic / Bruce M. Garver -- Ukrainian feminism in interwar Poland / Martha Bohachevsky-Chomiak -- Peasant women of Croatia in the interwar years / Mary E. Reed -- Part 3. Introduction / Sharon L. Wolchik -- Women in Romanian politics : Elena Ceausescu, pronatalism, and the promotion of women / Mary Ellen Fischer -- From courtyard to cabinet : The political emergence of Albanian women / John Kolsti -- Women in local Communist politics in Romania and Poland / Daniel N. Nelson -- Women in the opposition in Poland and Czechoslovakia in the 1970s / Barbara W. Jancar -- Part 4. Introduction / Sharon L. Wolchik -- The socioeconomic conditions of women in Hungary / Rozsa Kulcsar -- Theory and reality : The status of employed women in Yugoslavia / Silva Meznaric -- Blue-collar working women and poverty in Hungary / Ivan Volgyes -- The rights of women : Ideology, policy, and social change in Yugoslavia / Susan L. Woodward -- Social services for women and childcare facilities in Eastern Europe / Bogdan Mieczkowski -- Demographic policy and sexual equality : Value conflicts and policy appraisal in Hungary and Romania / Robert J. McIntyre -- Passage to motherhood : Personal and social "Management" of reproduction in Czechoslovakia in the 1980s / Alena Heitlinger -- Part 5. Introduction / Alfred G. Meyer -- Women, work, and gender equality in Poland : Reality and its social perception / Renata Siemieuska -- The rites of women : Oral poetry, ideology, and the socialization of peasant women in contemporary Romania / Gail Kiligman -- The emancipation of women in fact and fiction : Changing roles in GDR society and literature / Dorothy Rosenberg.