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Russian Homophobia From Stalin To Sochi

Pub Date : 2017-12-14 | Author : Dan Healey | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781350000803
ISBN 13 : 1350000809

Examining nine 'case histories' that reveal the origins and evolution of homophobic attitudes in modern Russia, Dan Healey asserts that the nation's contemporary homophobia can be ..



A Global History Of Convicts And Penal Colonies

Pub Date : 2018-05-17 | Author : Clare Anderson | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781350000681
ISBN 13 : 135000068X

Between 1415, when the Portuguese first used convicts for colonization purposes in the North African enclave of Ceuta, to the 1960s and the dissolution of Stalin's gulags, global p..


Courting Gender Justice

Pub Date : 2019-02-01 | Author : Lisa McIntosh Sundstrom | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190932848
ISBN 13 : 0190932848

Women and the LGBT community in Russia and Turkey face pervasive discrimination. Only a small percentage dare to challenge their mistreatment in court. Facing domestic police and j..