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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]

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.

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