The Soviet dream world of retail trade and consumption in the 1930s / Amy E. Randall

Author(s): Randall, Amy E. (Amy Elise), 1967-
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Subjects: Soviet Union--Economic conditions--1917-1945
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Retail trade--Soviet Union
Consumption (Economics)--Soviet Union
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
Series: Consumption and public life
LC Classification: H, HF
Physical Description: xi, 251 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: ebrary, Inc
Notes: LCCN: 2008016320
ISBN: 0230573967 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780230573963 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-243) and index
Contents: A new approach to retailing and consumption : the campaign for Soviet trade -- The "perestroika" of the retail sector : visionary planning for revolutionary retailing -- Legitimizing Soviet trade : gender and the feminization of the retail workforce -- "Revolutionary bolshevik work" : Stakhanovism in retail trade -- The kontrol of Soviet trade from above and from below -- The making of the new Soviet consumer -- Soviet retailing and consumer culture in comparative perspective
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: ebr10314343
ISBN/ISSN: 0230573967