New Publication: Wandering Workers
The russian term otkhodnichestvo stands for the temporary departure of inhabitants from small towns and villages for short-term jobs in the major cities of Russia. Based on numerous interviews with otkhodniks and local experts, this stunningly original work focuses on the central and northern regions of European Russia. The authors draw a social portrait of the contemporary otkhodnik and offer a sociological assessment of the economic and political status these 'wandering workers' live with.
"A really interesting book. […]" Dr. Gregory R. Copley, President of the International Strategic Studies Association, Washington, DC, USA
"This book is a definite breakthrough in sociology." Dr. Tatiana Nefedova, Leading research fellow, Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
Juri Plusnin, Yana Zausaeva, Natalia Zhidkevich and Artemy Pozanenko
Mores, Behavior, Way of Life, and Political Status of Domestic Russian Labor Migrants
306 pages, Paperback. 2015. € 39.90
Erhältlich in jeder Buchhandlung oder direkt bei ibidem.
Der ibidem-Verlag ist ein Fachbuchverlag für Wissenschaftsliteratur mit Standorten in Stuttgart und Hannover. Mit mehr als 1.400 lieferbaren Titeln im Programm bietet das 1997 gegründete Verlagshaus wissenschaftlich anspruchsvolle Analysen vor allem aus den Bereichen Medien-, Geistes-, Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften.
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