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Gender and professional work in Hungary and the USSR: intersecting and diverging histories
(Macmillan International Higher Education, 2016-11-18)
This chapter explores the similarities and differences in the histories of women’s advancement in professional work in the 20th-century state socialist context of Hungary and Russia (the largest republic of the USSR). The ...
‘The Bottom Line Is That the Problem Is You’: Aesthetic Labour, Postfeminism and Subjectivity in Russian Self-Help Literature.
This chapter explores the ways in which women are called upon to work on and manage their body, personality and sexuality in bestselling Russian self-help literature targeting a female audience. We argue that the aesthetic ...
The quality of equality: thinking differently about gender inclusion in organizations
The Many Faces of Gender Inequality at Work
(SAGE Publications, 2018-08-03)
The making of a glass slipper
Compositions of professionalism in counselling work: An embodied and embedded intersectionality framework.
This article explores the embodied compositions of professionalism in the context of the counselling psychology profession in Russia. Specifically, we develop an embodied intersectionality framework for theorizing compositions ...
New Heroines of Labour: Domesticating Post-feminism and Neoliberal Capitalism in Russia.
In recent years, post-feminism has become an important element of popular media culture and the object of feminist cultural critique. This article explores how post-feminism is domesticated in Russia through popular self-help ...