Struggling for new lives: Family and fertility policies in the Soviet Union and modern Russia
Research, External research report
- Publisher: Regensburg: Institut für Ost- und Südosteuropaforschung (IOS)
J18 | Russia | fertility | J12 | family policy | P30 | J13
During the 20th century, Russian women were assigned the triple role of social and political activists, workers, caregivers and mothers. This paper makes an overview of the main steps undertaken first by the Soviet and later by the modern Russian governments to influenc...