Social Capital and Social Cohesion in Post-Soviet Russia
This work shows that the collapse of socialist employment and social service systems - and of the USSR itself - has had profoundly damaging effects, manifested in dislocation and homelessness, ethnic strife, family breakdown, declining life expectancy, and soaring rates of violence and crime.
- Hardback | 344 pages
- 152 x 229 x 27.18mm | 589.67g
- 01 Oct 2003
- Taylor & Francis Inc
- M.E. Sharpe
- Armonk, United States
Table of contents
This survey of the changes in education and socialization in the former USSR examines the institutions that are shaping the first post-Soviet generation. Chapters provide reports on such questions as diversification and the development of independent schools, curriculum reform and democratization.