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2020 № 2

Khasbulatova O. A., Okolotin V. S. Labor feat of women in the rear during the Great Patriotic War (1941—1945) (Case study of the Ivanovo region), p.3-9

The article is devoted to the labor feat of women during the Great Patriotic War. Based on extensive factual material and archival sources, it is shown that women employed in the textile and clothing industry of Ivanovo region, in difficult wartime conditions, played a major role in the clothing of the active army. They showed [...]

Riabov O. V. Symbolic boundaries in the politics of Soviet identity: gender dimension (On the materials on the Great Patriotic War’s cinema), p.10-25

Using the boundary approach, the paper dwells upon the role of gender discourse in politics of the Soviet identity in the time of the Great Patriotic War. In the beginning, it discusses what role symbolic boundaries created with help of gender discourse play in politics of identity. Then, the essential traits of politics of Soviet [...]

Khotkina Z. А. 30 years of Russian gender studies: retrospective and perspectives, p.26-37

A retrospective analysis of the thirty-year period (1990—2020) of the formation and development of Russian gender studies is presented, in which identified are three conditional stages, characterized by the originality of the tasks solved and the results achieved, as well as the influence of external contextual factors: the first stage — the period of formation [...]

Sillaste G. G. The labor market, employment and professions as an economic space for the formation of a new gender order, p.38-51

The article reveals the conceptual approaches of the methodological analysis of one of the poorly studied socio-political phenomena of globalization — a new gender order. The author offers the concept of its evolutionary development in modes of social time and integrative conceptual interaction with theories of structure and social order. The processes and forms of [...]

Ilimbetova A. A. Participation of Russian women in STEM business, p.52-61

The transformation of the fight for gender equality has led to a shift from the fight for equal rights to the fight for equality of opportunity. Provided by the laws the equal rights of men and women came across the existence of unwritten standards of proper behavior and occupations of women, “glass ceilingˮ, the existence [...]

Savinskaya O. B., Lebedeva N. V. Why women leave STEM: the role of stereotypes, p.62-75

After acquiring STEM education women are less likely to go on working in that sphere, occupy leadership positions, and get a PhD compared to men with the same level of education. In this study we considered a stereotypical view “Work in STEM is not for womenˮ. 18 interviews were conducted with women graduated in STEM [...]

Zakharova L. N., Saralieva Z. H. -M., Leonova I. S. Subjective well-being of female employees of innovative companies of different ages, p.76-88

The results of an empirical study of subjective well-being as an emotional regulator of labor behavior of female personnel in the conditions of technological patterns changes have been presented. The characteristics of the subjective well-being of female personnel of industrial and medical companies with different levels of involvement in innovative processes have been analyzed. 420 [...]

Rostovskaya T. K., Bezverbnaya N. A. Violence against women: global trends, p.89-98

Around the world, one in three women is subjected to abuse, most often by someone they know, including their spouse or partner. The article deals with the nature of gender-based violence, the authors pay special attention to the gender-based violence within family. Statistical data on domestic violence in different countries are analyzed. Special attention is [...]

Andryushina E. V., Grigorieva N. S., Panova E. A. Gender aspects of family strategies of Russian students: comparing results of 2008 and 2019 surveys, p.99-113

The authors examine students’ ideas about modern family, attitude to marriage, distribution of family responsibilities, family and work balance. The analysis is based on the data of two sociological surveys of senior students on family strategies conducted in 2008 and 2019 in universities in Moscow and Irkutsk stressing the gender component. The purpose of the [...]

Pushkareva I. M., Pushkareva N. L. Formation of women’s political movement in Russia (1891—1914), p.114-128

The article is the first essay in Russian historiography on the history of the emergence and establishment of women’s political organizations in Russia at the beginning of the XX c., the struggle for women’s suffrage and the competence to voice women’s demands in the State Duma. The authors recreate the history of women’s political participation [...]

Dolidovich O. M., Karchaeva T. G. Political mobilization of women in the 1920s (On materials of the Yenisei province), p.129-137

The article is devoted to the study of mass political mobilization of women in the 1920s. The problem is considered on the materials of the Yenisei province. The authors used a wide range of archival materials and local periodicals. They showed that the party and the state did not have the means to carry out [...]

Denisova I. A., Kartseva M. A. Gender poverty gap in Russia: absolute vs. multidimensional concepts, pp. 138-155

Poverty is rather high in contemporary Russia: every eighth Russian was poor according to the official statistics in 2018. Fighting poverty is among the top strategic development goals for the period till 2024. The paper studies gender disparities in poverty among Russian adults. Better understanding of gender structure of poverty in Russia would facilitate poverty [...]