Beispielbild für diese ISBN

Making Ends Meet in Contemporary Russia Secondary Employment, Subsidiary Agriculture and Social Networks

Clarke, Simon

1 Bewertungen bei GoodReads
ISBN 10: 1840642629 / ISBN 13: 9781840642629
Verlag: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, UK, 2002
Gebraucht Zustand: Very Good Hardcover
Verkäufer Ryans Books (Margate, Vereinigtes Königreich)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 21. Dezember 2005

Verkäuferbewertung 5 Sterne

Anzahl: 1

Bei weiteren Verkäufern erhältlich

Alle  Exemplare dieses Buches anzeigen
Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 59,42 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 5,73 Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen

akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Bankeinzug Vorauskasse Money Order PayPal Rechnung Bankwechsel Banküberweisung


Good to very good in dust jacket -clean copy -no markings ; Charts; 9.50 X 6.25 X 1.25 inches; 304 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 43685

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Making Ends Meet in Contemporary Russia ...

Verlag: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, UK

Erscheinungsdatum: 2002

Einband: Hardcover

Zustand:Very Good

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good

Über diesen Titel


Throughout the 1990s, Russian households experienced a dramatic fall in their traditional sources of subsistence: wages and social benefits. Many commentators have argued that households have adopted "survival strategies" that enable them to make ends meet, particularly taking second jobs, growing their own food and calling on the help of family and friends. This text reviews the available data to analyse the forms, scale and incidence of these phenomena. The author finds that so-called "survival strategies" merely represent a continuation of traditional soviet practices. He demonstrates that they disproportionately benefit the better off and that they do not provide a means by which those who have suffered misfortune can compensate for a fall in their earnings. Instead, he illustrates that most Russian households have adapted simply by cutting expenditure rather than by finding new sources of income. The author concludes by arguing that the notion of a "household survival strategy" is inappropriate for the study of post-Soviet society.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.


Speciality in books of Irish Interest Literature and History

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers


Pre-payment required.
Most Major Credit Cards Accepted including American Express and Paypal
Postage extra at cost.
Books reserved for 7 days only.


Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen