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Record #184462:

Settlers on the edge: identity and modernization on Russia's Arctic frontier / Niobe Thompson.

Title: Settlers on the edge: identity and modernization on Russia's Arctic frontier / Niobe Thompson.
Author(s): Thompson, Niobe.
Date: 2008.
Publisher: Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press
Abstract: Describes lives of settlers in Chukotka focusing on their perceptions of identity and belonging. Describes process of northern settlement during 1955-91 and benefits to settlers. Gives account of crisis of 1990s when this Arctic idyll was destroyed. Examines modernization during 2001-2005 with particular reference to governorship of Roman Abramovich. Analyzes impact on local settlers and highlights alienation felt by many of them.
Notes:

Reviewed by Patty A.Gray in Sibirica, 2009, 8(1) :83-85, by Timothy Heleniak in Eurasian Geography and Economics, 2009, 50(x) :1-4. doi: 10.2747/1539-7216.50.1; by Andi Bruno in The Northern Review, 2009, 31 :257-262.

Keywords: 316 -- Sociology.
39 -- Ethnography.
364.122/.124 -- Social change and associated problems.
314.72 -- Migration, internal.
314.8 -- Population changes.
331 -- Employment.
331.3 -- Working conditions.
93 -- History.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
93"200" -- 2000-2009.
J -- Social sciences.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
(*531.251) -- Chukotskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*531.251) : 39[Russians]
ISBN: 9780774814676
SPRI record no.: 184462

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