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Childhood and Schooling in (Post)Socialist Societies: Memories of Everyday Life  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 10, 2017
Childhood and Schooling in (Post)Socialist Societies: Memories of Everyday Life

Childhood and Schooling in (Post)Socialist Societies: Memories of Everyday Life By Iveta Silova
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 301 Pages | ISBN : 3319627902 | 5.1 MB

This book explores childhood and schooling in late socialist societies by bringing into dialogue public narratives and personal memories that move beyond imaginaries of Cold War divisions between the East and West. Written by cultural insiders who were brought up and educated on the eastern side of the Iron Curtain - spanning from Central Europe to mainland Asia - the book offers insights into the diverse spaces of socialist childhoods interweaving with broader political, economic, and social life.

Religion & Magic in Socialist & Postsocialist Contexts: Part I  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Dec. 6, 2017
Religion & Magic in Socialist & Postsocialist Contexts: Part I

Religion & Magic in Socialist & Postsocialist Contexts: Part I - Historic & Ethnographic Case Studies of Orthodoxy, Heterodoxy & Alternative Spirituality by Alexandra Cotofana, James Nyce
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3838209893 | 212 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

Religion and magic have played important roles within Eastern European societies where social reality and socio-political balance may differ greatly from those in the West.
Reimagining Utopias: Theory and Method for Educational Research in Post-Socialist Contexts

Reimagining Utopias: Theory and Method for Educational Research in Post-Socialist Contexts by Iveta Silova, Noah W. Sobe, Alla Korzh
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9463510095 | 336 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

Reimaginig Utopias explores the shifting social imaginaries of post-socialist transformations to understand what happens when the new and old utopias of post-socialism confront the new and old utopias of social science.

From Stalin to Mao: Albania and the Socialist World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Nov. 15, 2017
From Stalin to Mao: Albania and the Socialist World

Elidor Mëhilli, "From Stalin to Mao: Albania and the Socialist World"
English | ISBN: 1501714155 | 2017 | EPUB | 346 pages | 3,5 MB
Hegemonic Transformation: The State, Laws, and Labour Relations in Post-Socialist China

Hegemonic Transformation: The State, Laws, and Labour Relations in Post-Socialist China (Series in Asian Labor and Welfare Policies) by Elaine Sio-ieng Hui
English | 2 Nov. 2017 | ISBN: 1349700193 | 284 Pages | PDF | 2.92 MB

This book contends that the Chinese economic reform inaugurated since 1978 has been a top-down passive revolution, in Gramsci’s term, and that after three decades of reform the role of the Chinese state has been changing
The Style and Mythology of Socialism: Socialist Idealism, 1871-1914 (Routledge Studies in Modern History)

The Style and Mythology of Socialism: Socialist Idealism, 1871-1914 (Routledge Studies in Modern History) by Stefan Arvidsson
English | October 12, 2017 | ISBN: 1138738352 | EPUB | 338 pages | 10.3 MB
The Style and Mythology of Socialism: Socialist Idealism, 1871-1914 (Routledge Studies in Modern History)

The Style and Mythology of Socialism: Socialist Idealism, 1871-1914 (Routledge Studies in Modern History) by Stefan Arvidsson
English | October 12, 2017 | ISBN: 1138738352 | PDF | 338 pages | 6.6 MB
Informal Economies in Post-Socialist Spaces: Practices, Institutions and Networks (Repost)

Informal Economies in Post-Socialist Spaces: Practices, Institutions and Networks By Jeremy Morris, Abel Polese
2015 | 318 Pages | ISBN: 1137483067 | PDF | 3 MB

Europe in the Classroom: World Culture and Nation-Building in Post-Socialist Romania  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 15, 2017
Europe in the Classroom: World Culture and Nation-Building in Post-Socialist Romania

Europe in the Classroom: World Culture and Nation-Building in Post-Socialist Romania By Simona Szakács
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 289 Pages | ISBN : 3319602578 | 3.52 MB

This book provides an unconventional account of post-1989 education reform in Romania. By drawing on policy documentation, interviews with key players, qualitative data from everyday school contexts, and extensive textbook analysis, this groundbreaking study explores change within the Romanian education system as a process that institutionalises world culture through symbolic mediation of the concept ‘Europe’.

Alienation and the Soviet Economy: The Collapse of the Socialist Era  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 14, 2017
Alienation and the Soviet Economy: The Collapse of the Socialist Era

Paul C. Roberts, Aaron Wildavsky (Foreword), "Alienation and the Soviet Economy: The Collapse of the Socialist Era"
ISBN: 0841912483, 0841912475, 0945999631 | 1991 | EPUB | 152 pages | 1 MB