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Title Gender, politics, and society in Ukraine / edited by Olena Hankivsky and Anastasiya Salnykova
Published Toronto [Ont.] ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 444 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Gender in Transition: Legacies, Opportunities, and Milestones in Post-Soviet Ukraine / Olena Hankivsky and Anastasiya Salnykova -- Part I. Politics and Gender: 1. A Mosaic Model of Gender Democracy in Ukraine / Alissa V. Tolstokorova; 2. Discourse of Continuity and Change: The Legislative Path to Equality / Marian J. Rubchak; 3. Electoral Reforms and Women's Representation in Ukraine / Anastasiya Salnykova; 4. Global Campaigns to Combat Violence against Women: Theorizing Their Impact in Post-Communist Ukraine / Alexandra Hrycak -- Part II. Gender and Social Structures: 5. Gender, Nation, and Reproduction: Demographic Discourses and Politics in Ukraine after the Orange Revolution / Tatiana Zhurzhenko; 6. (Re)Constructing Ukrainian Women's History: Actors, Agents, and Narratives / Oksana Kis; 7. Gender and Social Worth in Post-Soviet Ukrainian Civil Society / Sarah D. Phillips; 8. Homeless Men and the Crisis of Masculinity in Contemporary Ukraine / Anastasiya Riabchuk -- Part III. Gender and Education: 9. Gender Policy and Education in Contemporary Ukraine: Discourses and Controversies / Olga Plakhotnik; 10. Gender Analysis of School Textbooks in Ukraine / Elena Semikolenova; 11. Educational Achievement, Social Background, and Occupational Allocations of Young Men and Women in Ukraine / Svitlana Oksamytna -- Part IV. Emerging Issues: 12. Gender and Health in Ukraine / Olena Hankivsky; 13. Masculinity in Soviet and Post-Soviet Ukraine: Models and Their Implications / Tetyana Bureychak; 14. Cash and/or Care: Current Discourses and Practices of Fatherhood in Ukraine / Iryna Koshulap; 15. Ukrainian Societal Attitudes towards the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Communities / Tamara Martsenyuk; 16. Mainstreaming Gender Equality in Ukraine: Tensions, Challenges, and Possibilities / Olena Hankivsky and Anastasiya Salnykova -- Afterword / Olena Hankivsky and Anastasiya Salnykova
Summary Gender, Politics, and Society in Ukraine is particularly innovative in its exploration of both women's and men's experiences and the ways in which gender relations shift over time in societies undergoing transitions to democracy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Men -- Ukraine -- Social conditions.
Sex differences in education -- Ukraine.
Sex role -- Ukraine.
Women -- Ukraine -- Social conditions.
Ukraine -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Ukraine -- Social conditions -- 1991-
Form Electronic book
Author Hankivsky, Olena.
Salnykova, Anastasiya, 1983-
ISBN 1442685875 (electronic bk.)
9781442685871 (electronic bk.)