Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Author Fischer, Lisa Pope, 1962-
Title Symbolic traces of communist legacy in post-socialist Hungary : experiences of a generation that lived during the socialist era / by Lisa Pope Fischer.
Imprint Leiden : Brill, [2016]
©2016

Author Fischer, Lisa Pope, 1962-
Series Central and Eastern Europe ; 7.
Central and Eastern Europe (Leiden, Netherlands) ; 7.
Subject Post-communism -- Social aspects -- Hungary.
Communism and culture -- Hungary.
Hungarians -- Social life and customs.
Hungarians -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Older people -- Hungary -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Hungary -- Social conditions -- 1945-1989.
Hungary -- Social conditions -- 1989-
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : "A ghost in the city": reinterpretations of communist past in post-socialist Hungary -- Globalized bonds: gift exchange, liminality, and embodiment -- Renegotiating procurement strategies: elderly women applying procurement strategies of the socialist era to the post-socialist condition -- Reclaiming folklore after communist era oppression: peasant folklore of the past asserted in the present -- Culture of communist past within the healthcare system: reorganizing healthcare and a mystification of the body -- "The kitschification of communist material culture: politics reinterpreted" -- Afterword : re-interpretation of social change: "I am not political."
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed September 22, 2016).
ISBN 9789004328648 (electronic bk.)
9004328645 (electronic bk.)
9789004322110 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9004322116 (hardback ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 958481622
Additional Format Print version: Fischer, Lisa Pope, 1962- Symbolic traces of communist legacy in post-socialist Hungary. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016] 9789004322110 (DLC) 2016032806 (OCoLC)953708993.


If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team