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Title An improper profession : women, gender, and journalism in late Imperial Russia / Barbara T. Norton & Jehanne M. Gheith, editors
Published Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2001


Description 1 online resource (xii, 321 pages)
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents Note on Dates, Transliteration, and Archival Citations -- Introduction / Jehanne M, Gheith -- "A Larger Portion of the Public": Female Readers, Fiction, and the Periodical Press in the Reign of Nicholas I / Miranda Beaven Remnek -- Redefining the Perceptible: The Journalism(s) of Evgeniia Tur and Avdot╩╣ia Panaeva / Jehanne M Gheith -- The Development of a Fashion Press in Late Imperial Russia: Moda: Zhurnal dlia svetskikh liudei / Christine Ruane -- "Provid[ing] Amusement for the Ladies": The Rise of the Russian Women's Magazine in the 1880s / Carolyn R. Marks -- Anna Volkova: From Merchant Wife to Feminist Journalist / Adele Lindenmeyr -- Meeting the Challenge: Russian Women Reporters and the Balkan Crises of the Late 1870s / Mary F. Zirin -- Writing for Their Rights: Four Feminist Journalists: Mariia Chekhova, Liubov╩╣ Gurevich, Mariia Pokrovskaia, and Ariadna Tyrkova / Rochelle Goldberg Ruthchild -- Mariia Pokrovskaia and Zhenskii vestnik: Feminist Separatism in Theory and Practice / Linda Edmondson -- Journalism as a Means of Empowerment: The Early Career of Ekaterina Kuskova / Barbara T. Norton -- Sources for the Study of Russian Women Journalists: A Bibliographic Essay / June Pachuta Farris -- Appendix: Checklist of Women Journalists in Imperial Russia
Summary A contribution to understanding life in Imperial Russia through the work of contemporary women journalists
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Women in journalism -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
Women journalists -- Russia -- Biography
Women journalists -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
Women and journalism -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
Women's periodicals, Russian -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
Women's periodicals, Russian -- Russia -- Bibliography
Russian periodicals -- Russia -- History -- 19th century
HISTORY -- Europe -- Russia & the Former Soviet Union.
Russian periodicals
Women and journalism
Women in journalism
Women journalists
Women's periodicals, Russian
Genre/Form Bibliographies
Form Electronic book
Author Gheith, Jehanne M.
Norton, Barbara T., 1948-
ISBN 0822380625