Current issue

2020 № 3

Voronina O. A. Post-Beijing: Russian gender policy in the international context, p.3-15

The article examines the gender policy of the state in the Russian Federation during the 25 years since the IV UN World Conference on Women (Beijing, 1995). It is noted that ini-tially the conference and the Declaration and Platform for Action adopted at it had a significant impact on the promotion of the principle of [...]

Shvedova N. A. Celebrating the anniversary: gender equality issues among UN priorities, p.16-29

In the arsenal of the most important international events and legislative initiatives that formed the foundation and the architecture of the building “gender equality and justice” for the world community, we should mention such events as the fourth World Conference on Women, which adopted the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (1995), birth of United [...]

Govorova N. V. The European Union market in the digital age: gender features, p. 30-41

The article considers the current situation of women in the European Union labor mar-ket in the context of the UN Agenda 2030 as well as describes the relevant EU legislation. The factors that determine the difference in pay and features of inequality at the professional level are identified. The reasons for gender imbalance in the [...]

Israelian E. V. National security of Canada: gender dimension, p. 42-52

In 2020 the international community is celebrating several significant dates related to gender issues. These developments are of fundamental importance for Canada, which is actively involved in the development of gender policy at the international and domestic levels. The article examines the initiatives of the government of Canada to introduce a gender component in ensuring [...]

Goncharenko O. K. International and national law and practice of the protection of women from domestic violence, p. 53-64

The article contains analysis of international legal regulation of issues relating to the elimination of violence against women and domestic violence. Main international docu-ments accepted in the aforementioned sphere have been highlighted. The experience of the Council of Europe and its member states on combatting the phenomenon of gender vio-lence after elaboration and adoption of [...]

Kalabikhina I. E., Rebrey S. M. Household chores amid pandemic: Russia’s case, p. 65-77

The article analyzes the impact of pandemic on gender time allocation at the household in Russia. The research is based on statistical analysis of the survey conducted on the “Yandex. Glance” platform in May, 22—23.05, 2020. Our hypotheses are as follows: 1) during the period of self-isolation, the amount of time spent by women on [...]

Kletsina I. S., Vekilova S. A. Gender relations in the Russian family: transformation trends, p. 78-91

The article presents an analytical study conducted on the basis of empirical socio-psychological and sociological works of domestic authors devoted to the problem of gender relations in the family. Changes occurring to the family are considered as the evolution of the family and the transformation of family structures that naturally change over time. The focus [...]

Kozhevnikova E. V., Kharchenko V. S. Lifestyle of mama-lancers in contemporary society, p. 91-102

The article considers a specific group of freelancers — mom freelancers, or mama-lancers — in terms of their lifestyle characteristics and the formation of lifestyle settings. Ma-ma-lancers are women with children who use freelance as paid employment. The methodological foundations of studying the lifestyle of mama-lancers, the results of an empirical study performed in the [...]

Blinova T. V., Vyal’shina A. A. Working mothers’ social well-being: present-day problems, p. 103-114

The article investigates problems of combining paid employment and maternity. The theoretical approaches presented in the economic and sociological literature explaining the conflict of social roles of women’s “work and maternityˮ are analyzed. The differences in the positions of rural and urban mothers with children in the labor market are estimated. The empirical base of [...]

Popov A. V. Women in unfavorable working conditions: system problems and new challenges, p. 115-127

Despite the notable success of the Russian authorities in improving working conditions, a large number of people continue to work in unfavorable conditions. This problem is particularly important when we speak about women, since their status in terms of labor and employ-ment is more vulnerable than that of men. On the one hand, women have [...]

Barsukova T. I., Saenko L. A., Taisaeva B. M. The situation of women in the socio-professional relations within the regional community of the Republic of North Ossetia — Alania, p. 127-141

The position of women in the regional community of North Ossetia — Alania is studied through the prism of a subjective approach. The study is based on a survey of women, their self-assessment of their position in the system of social and professional relations. The re-spondents’ answers are structured and allow to identify the main [...]

Naberushkina E. K. Disability in the focus of urban feminism, p. 142-155

The research focus of the article is defined by three scientific categories — gender, urbanism, disability. The issues of ensuring the sustainable development of the city and its territories are considered: satisfying the needs and rights to space for various groups of people, cre-ating such a friendly and open environment that responds promptly to these [...]