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The "Children of Perestroika" Come of Age: Young People of Moscow Talk about Life in the New Russia
In 1992 Deborah Adelman returned to Moscow to meet once again with the young people who told their stories in The "Children of Perestroika." During the intervening three years, the teens had experienced not only major social and political upheavals, but also important changes in their personal lives: the death of a parent; love, marriage, and the prospect of children; for ...more
Hardcover, 280 pages
Published June 1st 1994 by Routledge
(first published March 1994)
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After reading the multiple accounts by Russian young adults during the early years of post-Soviet Russia, I both felt that I had gained greater insight into the youth reaction to the fall of the Soviet Union, yet, as with many such accounts, it created many more questions for me to ponder.