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Author Erley, Mieka, author
Title On Russian soil : myth and materiality / Mieka Erley
Imprint Ithaca [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2021
book jacket
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 Modern History Library  631.40947 E69    AVAILABLE    30550100700168
Descript xi, 191 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series NIU series in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian studies
NIU Series in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Groundwork -- Native soil: the roots of the Herderian organic nation -- Matter: models of soil and society -- Dirt: dirty literature -- Sediment: Soviet construction on asian soil -- Wasteland: Platonov's dialectics of waste and recuperation -- Virgin land: the libidinal economy of virgin land -- Beyond earth
"On Russian Soil explores how long-established myths of soil were reinvented for the modern age. At once a biography of a material object and a work of intellectual and cultural history, this book offers an interdisciplinary perspective on Russian attitudes to soil from the early nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century"-- Provided by publisher
Link Online version: Erley, Mieka, On Russian soil. Ithaca [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2021 9781501755705 (DLC) 2020051002
Subject Human ecology -- Russia
Soils -- Philosophy
Cultural landscapes -- Russia
Soils -- Mythology -- Russia
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