Keywords: women


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 […]

Blinova T. V., Vyal’shina A. A. Working mothers’ ...


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 […]

Voronina O. A. Post-Beijing: Russian gender policy in the ...


DOI: 10.21064/WinRS.2019.4.10 The aim of this article is to study one of the main forms of marriage in the North Caucasus — the abduction of girls, and a form of violating criminal laws — the abduction of women. The work is carried out on the example of Chechnya and Ingushetia. […]

Pliev A. A., Babich I. L. Woman as ...




DOI: 10.21064/WinRS.2019.4.5 The article discusses the features of the feminization of migration at the global and regional levels. The reasons and regional features of the increase in the number and share of women in migration flows in various regions of the world are substantiated. Features of labor migration of women […]

Ryazantsev S. V., Rostovskaya T. K., Peremyshlin S. ...


Short overview of abstracts and discussions during the XI International Scientific Con-ference held in Nizhny Novgorod by Russian Association for Research in Women’s History (October 4—7, 2018) presents a varied tapestry of ideas and estimations, relating assessments concerning the gender aspects of urbanism, as well as innovative interdisciplinary approaches in […]

Pushkareva N. L., Mukhina Z. Z., Mitsyuk N. ...



DOI: 10.21064/WinRS.2018.3.7 The article presents the results of the research aimed at the study of the practices of women’s blogging as a form of entrepreneurial activity. The main method of the research is qualitative (interpretative) content analysis. The object of the analysis is the content of women’s blogs used as […]

Chilipenok Ju. Ju., Danilova L. S. Women’s blogging ...


DOI: 10.21064/WinRS.2018.3.6 Development of digital technologies is not possible without qualified specialists in en-gineering and technology. At the present time many countries, including Russia, experience shortage of personnel in knowledge-base industries. One of the ways to overcome the staffing shortfall is attraction of women to STEM professions. Many foreign countries […]

Zadvornova Yu. S. Analysis of foreign experience in the ...


The article presents the data of international studies and comparative sociological stu-dies, for the first conducted simultaneously at Saint Petersburg State University and the University of Sheikh Zayed (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates). Determined are statistical indicators showing not only common to both countries trends in the process of overcoming […]

Ushakova V. G. , Balan X. A. Women’s ...



The article examines the issue of family and sexual violence in the republics of the North Caucasus. The republics of the North Caucasus are distinguished by the fact that here you can find a whole range of issues related to domestic violence and sexual assault, both common forms, and specific […]

Sirazhudinova S. V. “I can’t tell about it”: the ...


This article focuses on the gender dimension of conservative and centrist political parties in modern Russia. The author conducted an analysis of 29 parties programs in order to find out the importance of gender in them. The study showed that 76 % of the surveyed parties mention in their programs […]

Bukina А. А. The gender dimension of programs of ...


Motherhood got into focus of social researchers in 1960—1970s. Since that time it is a rich and rapidly developing debate. This article provides an overview of contemporary Western sociological discussion about mother-hood. The author identifies three key vectors of research of motherhood: a pub-lic/private motherhood, “bad”/“good” motherhood, oppression/possibilities of motherhood. […]

Nartova N. А. Motherhood in contemporary Western sociological debate ...



The state of marriage of Russian population at the turn of XIX—XX centuries is stud￾ied in article. Age-sex composition of married men and twomen in different regions and provinces of the country is given in article. The factors that influenced the «aging» of mar￾riageable brides and grooms, remarring are analyzed […]

Morozov S. D. Men and women of Russia at the ...


In article the general demographic processes of the population of Russia in the 1990th in the context of social and economic life of the country as well as incidence and mortality of men and women of different age groups are considered.read in PDF>>>

Morozov S. D. Incidence and mortality of Russian men and ...