By Neringa Klumbyte,Gulnaz Sharafutdinova,Kate Brown,Dominic Boyer,Robert Edelman,Larisa Honey,Olga Livshin,Anna Paretskaya,Benjamin M. Sutcliffe,Sergei I. Zhuk

What did it suggest to be a Soviet citizen within the Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties? How do we clarify the liberalization that preceded the cave in of the USSR? this era in Soviet heritage is frequently depicted as stagnant with stultified associations and the oppression of socialist voters. besides the fact that, the socialist country was once now not easily an oppressive establishment that dictated how you can stay and what to think—it additionally replied to and used to be formed through members’ needs.
In Soviet Society within the period of overdue Socialism, 1964–85, Neringa Klumbyte and Gulnaz Sharafutdinova collect scholarship studying the social and cultural lifetime of the USSR and jap Europe from 1964 to 1985. This interdisciplinary and comparative learn explores subject matters akin to the Soviet heart classification, individualism, sexuality, healthiness, late-socialist ethics, and civic participation. reading this frequently neglected period offers the ancient context for all post-socialist political, monetary, and social advancements.

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