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Author Höjdestrand, Tova, 1964-

Title Needed by nobody : homelessness and humanness in post-socialist Russia / Tova Höjdestrand

Publ Info Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2009
 PC  HV4577.2.A4 H64 2009    MISSING
 RIC  HV4577.2.A4 H64 2009    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HV4577.2.A4 H64 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 231 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Cornell paperbacks
Culture and society after socialism
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-226) and index
Contents "Excrement of the state" : the Soviet-Russian production of homelessness -- Refuse economics : getting by with the help of waste -- Perilous places : the use and abuse of space and bodies -- No close ones : about (absent) families and friends -- Friend or foe? The ambiguity of homeless togetherness -- Dirt, degradation, and death
LC subject Homelessness -- Russia (Federation)
Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions -- 1991-
ISBN 9780801447013 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801447011 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801475931 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801475937 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 3074148