9781403939180

Masculinity, Autocracy and the Russian University, 1804-1863

by
  • ISBN13:

    9781403939180

  • ISBN10:

    1403939187

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 3/2/2005
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $175.00 Save up to $5.25
  • Buy New
    $169.75
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    USUALLY SHIPS IN 3-5 BUSINESS DAYS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

This is the first book-length study of masculinity in Imperial Russia. By looking at official and unofficial life at universities across the Russian empire, this project offers a picture of the complex processes through which gender ideologies were forged and negotiated in the nineteenth century.

Author Biography

Rebecca Friedman is Assistant Professor of History at Florida International University in Miami. She is the co-editor of the collection Russian Masculinities in History and Culture (Palgrave Macmillan, 2002).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements ix
Introduction: Revising Old Narratives -- Masculinity and Autocracy in the Nineteenth Century 1(13)
Respectable Servitors, Obedient Men, and the Autocracy's Administrative Ideal
14(25)
Tavern Sociability
39(14)
Fraternities, Dueling, and Student Honor
53(22)
Friendship, Romance, and Romantic Friendship
75(24)
Loyal Sons and the Domestic Ideal
99(26)
Epilogue: Beyond the Nicholaevan Ideal - Russia in the Coming Years 125(12)
Conclusion 137(6)
Notes 143(40)
Bibliography 183(10)
Index 193

Rewards Program

Write a Review