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The Resource Altering states : ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, edited by Daphne Berdahl, Matti Bunzl and Martha Lampland

Altering states : ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, edited by Daphne Berdahl, Matti Bunzl and Martha Lampland

Label
Altering states : ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
Title
Altering states
Title remainder
ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daphne Berdahl, Matti Bunzl and Martha Lampland
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this collection examine societies in the midst of rapid and momentous change. These pieces portray life after the collapse of state socialism in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union and examine the processes, particulars, and experiences of transition itself
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN380.7.A8
LC item number
A45 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-2007
  • 1971-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berdahl, Daphne
  • Bunzl, Matti
  • Lampland, Martha
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Former Soviet republics
  • Post-communism
  • Post-communism
Label
Altering states : ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, edited by Daphne Berdahl, Matti Bunzl and Martha Lampland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: an anthropology of postsocialism / Daphne Berdahl -- Talking transit and spectating transition: the Moscow metro / Alaina Lemon -- To hear the voices still heard: on synagogue restoration in Eastern Europe / Philip V. Bohlman -- The Prague experience: gay male sex tourism and the neocolonial invention of an embodied border / Matti Bunzl -- Contested landscapes: reconstructing environment and memory in postsocialist Saxony-Anhalt / Hermine G. De Soto -- The shape of national time: daily life, history, and identity during Armenia's transition to independence, 1991-1994 / Stephanie Platz -- Memory, history, and remembrance work in Dresden / Elizabeth A. Ten Dyke -- "We've kicked the habit": (anti)politics of art's autonomy and transition in Hungary / Anna Szemere -- Tropes of depth and the Russian soul: openings and closings in post-Soviet Siberia / Dale Pesman
Control code
ocm43227363
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 252 p.
Isbn
9780472110582
Lccn
00020478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Altering states : ethnographies of transition in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, edited by Daphne Berdahl, Matti Bunzl and Martha Lampland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: an anthropology of postsocialism / Daphne Berdahl -- Talking transit and spectating transition: the Moscow metro / Alaina Lemon -- To hear the voices still heard: on synagogue restoration in Eastern Europe / Philip V. Bohlman -- The Prague experience: gay male sex tourism and the neocolonial invention of an embodied border / Matti Bunzl -- Contested landscapes: reconstructing environment and memory in postsocialist Saxony-Anhalt / Hermine G. De Soto -- The shape of national time: daily life, history, and identity during Armenia's transition to independence, 1991-1994 / Stephanie Platz -- Memory, history, and remembrance work in Dresden / Elizabeth A. Ten Dyke -- "We've kicked the habit": (anti)politics of art's autonomy and transition in Hungary / Anna Szemere -- Tropes of depth and the Russian soul: openings and closings in post-Soviet Siberia / Dale Pesman
Control code
ocm43227363
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 252 p.
Isbn
9780472110582
Lccn
00020478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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