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- 1 Line drawings, black and white; 9 Tables, black and white; 1 Illustrations, black and white
- 228 x 152 x 19 mm
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- 385 g
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Aili Aarelaid-Tart is Research Professor and head of the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies, Tallinn University, Estonia. Li Bennich-Bjoerkman is Skytte Professor of Political Science and Eloquence at Uppsala University, Sweden.
1. Introduction: on living through the Twentieth century in the Baltic States by Aili Aarelaid-Tart and Li Bennich-Bjoerkman 2. Locating memory within history: Baltic lives in their context by Vieda Skultans 3. Everyday life, power and agency in Soviet Latvia by Baiba Bela 4. Before we return home: the collective strategies of Latvian World War II refugees adapting to Swedish Society by Maija Runcis 5. Working through mature Socialism: private and public in the Estonians' meaning-making of the Soviet past by Kirsti Joesalu & Ene Koresaar 6. Tell me Your story - Russians in Independent Estonia by Aili Aarelaid-Tart 7. Discussing ethnic identities with Russian-speakers in rural Estonia and Latvia by Laura Assmuth 8. Exit from communism: career decisions of the Lithuanian young Communist functionaries by Vaida Obelene 9. Catching up with the West? An insider's perspective from Lithuania by Herwig Reiter 10. Mobilizing capitals during transitions - the stories of Toomas and Nikolai by Raili Nugin and Aida Hachatyrian 11. Basic human values' dynamics and biographical findings by Indrek Tart