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Project on social structure and social mobility in the USSR

Zev Katz

Project on social structure and social mobility in the USSR

hereditary elements in education and social structure in the USSR.

by Zev Katz

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Published by University of Glasgow: Institute of Soviet and East European Studies .
Written in English


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Pagination76p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13696562M

This is a history of Soviet education policy that places special emphasis upon the theme of social mobility through education. One of the hitherto untold stories of Soviet history is the making of the 'Brezhnev generation', a cohort of young workers and Communists sent to higher education during the First Five-Year Plan () and subsequently catapulted into leadership positions. Diaspora is dedicated to the multidisciplinary study of the history, culture, social structure, politics and economics of both the traditional diasporas – Armenian, Greek, and Jewish – and those transnational dispersions which in the past three decades have chosen to identify themselves as ‘diasporas.’ These encompass groups ranging from the African-American to the Ukrainian-Canadian.

Report of activity by European Coordination Centre for Research Theories and methods in rural community studies by European Coordination Centre for Research and Documentation in Social Chapters 1 and 2 describe developments in comparative research on social structure and comparisons of social mobility in different socio-economic systems. evoke, the healthy result of this book is that the reader is forced to con-centrate upon comparative and social features of Soviet life rather than the unique and the political. This is healthy for a variety of reasons-not least because, hitherto, the comparative and social approach has been under-em-ployed by specialists in Soviet studies.

It builds on the earlier book, Social Development: The Developmental Perspective in Social Welfare (Midgley, ) which was intended to introduce social development ideas to scholars in the interdisciplinary subject of social policy. However, it has been used as a text in different academic fields, suggesting that a more comprehensive overview. Social Europe Volume Two This book brings to you some of the best contributions published on Social Europe over the second half of in easily accessible ebook and paperback formats. The collection is newly edited with a thematic focus on the rise of populism and also includes in text-form previously unpublished material from Social Europe.


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Like capitalist societies, the Soviet Union and the Soviet-type societies of Eastern Europe showed a high degree of social stratification and inequality.

By the s the rapid upward mobility of worker and peasant children in the intelligentsia and Party hierarchy had noticeably slowed, and an inherited class structure emerged. Because privileges in the Soviet Union were only weakly Author: Don Filtzer.

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Social mobility and social structure. BIBLIOGRAPHY. Social mobility is the movement of individuals, families, and groups from one social position to another. The theory of social mobility attempts to account for the frequencies with which these movements occur.

The study of social mobility relates a present to a past social position. The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from to and was the largest country in the world. Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, in practice its government and economy were highly was a one-party state governed by the Soviet communist party, with Moscow.

Social Class and Cultural Mobility. educational and therapeutic benefits of book clubs, little is known about which books participants are likely to have read. A framework is proposed to. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

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Projecting the problem of the algorithms of social mobility in Russia, the complex nature of this process should be noted, taking into consideration the effects of the transition period. The main purpose of this article is to explore the possibilities and prospects of social mobility of modern Russian youth, the rate, the channels, the contents.

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and social mobility of working-class children, most of its students were children of peasants; and for peasants, acquiring a trade skill which allowed for migration from the farm constituted upward mobility According to Fitzpatrick, it was imperative that the USSR should industrialize and also create.

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