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Author Frierson, Cathy A.

Title Peasant icons [electronic resource] : representations of rural people in late nineteenth century Russia / Cathy A. Frierson.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-237) and index.
Contents The 1860s : setting the stage -- Narod : passive, benighted, and simple -- The peasant as judge -- The peasant as rational man of the land -- The communal peasant -- The gray peasant : unadorned and besieged -- Kulak : the village strongman -- Baba : the peasant woman--Virago, Eve, or victim? -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2014. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Russia -- History -- Alexander II, 1855-1881.
Peasants -- Russia -- History -- 19th century.
Peasants in literature.
Peasants -- Russia -- Public opinion.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- Russia.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
Other Form: Original 0195072936 0195072944 (DLC) 92007783

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