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Author Parsons, Michelle A., 1972- author.

Title Dying unneeded : the cultural context of the Russian mortality crisis / Michelle A. Parsons
Published Nashville, Tennessee : Vanderbilt University Press, 2014
©2014
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Description 1 online resource (221 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- Moscow -- Paradox -- War -- Work -- Shock -- Mortality -- Death of society -- Freedom -- Conclusion
Summary "Reveals the flaws in existing explanations of Russia's mortality crisis, and offers a persuasive, alternative explanation based on Russian notions of being unneeded"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Marginality, Social -- Russia (Federation)
Mortality -- Social aspects -- Russia (Federation)
Mortality -- Russia (Federation) -- Psychological aspects
Life Expectancy -- trends.
Mortality -- trends.
Social Conditions -- trends.
Social Marginalization -- trends
Marginality, Social.
Mortalitet -- psykologiska aspekter.
Mortalitet -- sociala aspekter.
Mortality -- Social aspects.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Statistics.
Social conditions.
Socialt utstötta.
Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions -- 1991-
Russia.
Russia (Federation)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826519725
0826519733
0826519741
9780826519726
9780826519733
9780826519740