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Identity In Flux: Gender Norms And The English Language In Today’S Ukraine, Melanie Carter Apr 2019

Identity In Flux: Gender Norms And The English Language In Today’S Ukraine, Melanie Carter

Undergraduate Honors Theses

Using two concepts, cultural capital and gender as a social practice, this thesis explores intersections of the English language and gender norms and attitudes in the identity of young people in today’s Ukraine. Unlike many previous studies that have focused primarily on university students or school-age children and often used quantitative methods, this thesis offers qualitative analysis of the interviews I conducted with adults, who chose to continue to learn English. The major findings are that there are two main intersections of language and gender in Ukraine. On the one hand, traditional gender norms lead men, more than women ...


The Unknown New Wave: Soviet Cinema Of The Sexties, Alexander V. Prokhorov Jan 2018

The Unknown New Wave: Soviet Cinema Of The Sexties, Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Articles

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Lenin’S Guard. Zastava Il’Icha, Alexander V. Prokhorov Nov 2013

Lenin’S Guard. Zastava Il’Icha, Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Book Chapters

This two-volume reader is intended to accompany undergraduate courses in the history of Russian cinema and Russian culture through film. Each volume consists of newly commissioned essays, excerpts from English language criticism and translations of Russian language essays on subtitled films which are widely taught in American and British courses on Russian film and culture. The arrangement is chronological: Volume one covers twelve films from the beginning of Russian film through the Stalin era; volume two covers twenty films from the Thaw era to the present. General introductions to each period of film history (Early Russian Cinema, Soviet Silent Cinema ...


Reconfiguring The War And Family Tropes In Thaw-Era Homefront Melodrama, Alexander V. Prokhorov Nov 2013

Reconfiguring The War And Family Tropes In Thaw-Era Homefront Melodrama, Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Book Chapters

This two-volume reader is intended to accompany undergraduate courses in the history of Russian cinema and Russian culture through film. Each volume consists of newly commissioned essays, excerpts from English language criticism and translations of Russian language essays on subtitled films which are widely taught in American and British courses on Russian film and culture. The arrangement is chronological: Volume one covers twelve films from the beginning of Russian film through the Stalin era; volume two covers twenty films from the Thaw era to the present. General introductions to each period of film history (Early Russian Cinema, Soviet Silent Cinema ...


Cinema Of The Thaw (1953 – 1967), Alexander V. Prokhorov Nov 2013

Cinema Of The Thaw (1953 – 1967), Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Book Chapters

This two-volume reader is intended to accompany undergraduate courses in the history of Russian cinema and Russian culture through film. Each volume consists of newly commissioned essays, excerpts from English language criticism and translations of Russian language essays on subtitled films which are widely taught in American and British courses on Russian film and culture. The arrangement is chronological: Volume one covers twelve films from the beginning of Russian film through the Stalin era; volume two covers twenty films from the Thaw era to the present. General introductions to each period of film history (Early Russian Cinema, Soviet Silent Cinema ...


The Diamond Arm. Brilliantovaia Ruka, Alexander V. Prokhorov Nov 2013

The Diamond Arm. Brilliantovaia Ruka, Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Book Chapters

This two-volume reader is intended to accompany undergraduate courses in the history of Russian cinema and Russian culture through film. Each volume consists of newly commissioned essays, excerpts from English language criticism and translations of Russian language essays on subtitled films which are widely taught in American and British courses on Russian film and culture. The arrangement is chronological: Volume one covers twelve films from the beginning of Russian film through the Stalin era; volume two covers twenty films from the Thaw era to the present. General introductions to each period of film history (Early Russian Cinema, Soviet Silent Cinema ...


Size Matters: The Ideological Functions Of The Length Of Soviet Feature Films And Television Mini-Series In The 1950s And 1960s, Alexander V. Prokhorov Apr 2006

Size Matters: The Ideological Functions Of The Length Of Soviet Feature Films And Television Mini-Series In The 1950s And 1960s, Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Articles

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A Person Is Born: Stalinist Myth Of The Great Family In Film Genres Of The Thaw, Alexander V. Prokhorov Jan 2005

A Person Is Born: Stalinist Myth Of The Great Family In Film Genres Of The Thaw, Alexander V. Prokhorov

Arts & Sciences Book Chapters

Метафоры социального и кровного родства стали в последнее время едва ли не господствующей формой концептуанализации политического, экономического и культурного развития: от "ельцинской Семьи" до "питерского клана", от "Солдатских матерей" до "батяни-комбата", от "солнцевской братвы" до "дедовщины", наконец, от "Моей семьи" до кинодилогии о "Брате". Используя обширный исторический, социологический и культурологический материал, статьи, собранные в этой книге, пытаются объяснить привлекательность родственных связей и семейных уз. В первом томе сборника исследуются идеологические контексты существования семей, способы формирования семейных союзов, а также разнообразные бытовые тактики и половые стратегии семейной жизни. Во второй том вошли статьи, посвященные различным типам семейного воспитания детей, проблемам жизни ...