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Author Bloch, Alexia

Title Red ties and residential schools : indigenous Siberians in a post-Soviet state / Alexia Bloch
Published Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2004


Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 235 pages) : illustrations, 1 map
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Note on Transliteration and Translation -- Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Central Peripheries and Peripheral Centers: Evenki Crafting Identities over Time -- 2. A Siberian Town in the 1990s: Balancing Privatization and Collectivist Values -- 3. Red Ties and Residential School: Evenk Women's Narratives and Reconsidering Resistance -- 4. Young Women Between the Market and the Collective -- 5. Inside the Residential School: Cultural Revitalization and the Leninist Program -- 6. Taiga Kids, Incubator Kids, and Intellectuals -- 7. Representing Culture: Museums, Material Culture, and Doing the Lambada -- 8. Revitalizing the Collective in a Market Era -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary ""This thoughtful study should interest anyone concerned with social and political life at the periphery of today's Russian Federation.""--Choice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-226) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Gemeinschaft Unabhängiger Staaten
Ethnology -- Russia (Federation) -- Ėvenkiĭskiĭ avtonomnyĭ okrug
Evenki (Asian people) -- Education -- Russia (Federation) -- Ėvenkiĭskiĭ avtonomnyĭ okrug -- History
Indigenes Volk
Russia (Federation) -- Ėvenkiĭskiĭ avtonomnyĭ okrug
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003056123
ISBN 9780812293623