No 3 (2015)

Postindustrial Urban Landscapes

Lead editor Veronica Davidov

Table of Contents


Anthropological Exercises in Postindustrial Reflexivity
Agnieszka Pasieka, Piotr Filipkowski 5–24


Notes on the “Worthless Dowry” of Soviet Industrial Modernity: Making Working-Class Russia Habitable
Jeremy Morris 25–48
A Tale of Two Ahmadiyya Mosques: Religion, Ethnic Politics, and Urban Planning in London
Marzia Balzani 49–71


Manufacturing Nostalgia: A Case Study of an Industrial Museum in New England
Agnieszka Pasieka 72–87

Field Notes

Community as a Given Versus Community as a Process: Strategies for Studying Small Towns
Greg Yudin, Ivan Pavlyutkin 88–105
Mental Maps: The Method’s Limitations and a “Strange” Image in a Small Town
Konstantin Glazkov 106–117
Unity Performances during Town’s Day Holiday
Ekaterina Pavlenko 118–128
Studying a Parish Community in a Small Town: The Role of the Priest and Other Aspects of Orthodox Communality
Polina Vrublevskaya 129–144
“This Is Utopia; This Is a Swamp”: Genres of Narrative about a City
Varvara Kobyshcha 145–160

Book Reviews

Hilary Orange, ed. Reanimating Industrial Spaces: Conducting Memory Work in Post-Industrial Societies. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press, 2015
Alena Pfoser 161–163
Massimiliano Mollona. Made in Sheffield: An Ethnography of Industrial Work and Politics. New York: Berghahn Books, 2009
Christian Koller 164–165
Caitrin Lynch. Retirement on the Line: Age, Work, and Value in an American Factory. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2012
Hanna Gospodarczyk 166–169
Christine J. Walley. Exit Zero: Family and Class in Postindustrial Chicago. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2013
Kamil Luczaj 170–172
Liz Stanley, ed. Documents of Life Revisited: Narrative and Biographical Methodology for a 21st Century Critical Humanism. Farnham, UK: Ashgate, 2013
Alexis Peri 173–174
Lewis H. Siegelbaum and Leslie Page Moch. Broad Is My Native Land: Repertoires and Regimes of Migration in Russia’s Twentieth Century. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2014
Gijs Kessler 175–178
Idil Tunçer-Kilavuz. Power, Network and Violent Conflict in Central Asia: A Comparison of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. New York: Routledge, 2014
Sergei Abashin 179–184
Karen Petrone. The Great War in Russian Memory. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2011
Jason R. Morton 185–187
Sergei Abashin. Sovetskii kishlak: Mezhdu kolonializmom i modernizatsiei. Moscow: NLO, 2015
Ekaterina Demintseva 188–191
Cecile Vaissie. Za vashu i nashu svobodu! Dissidentskoe dvizhenie v Rossii. Moscow: NLO, 2015
Marco Clementi 192–196
Ostrova utopii: Pedagogicheskoe i sotsialnoe proektirovanie poslevoennoi shkoly (1940–1980-e). Kollektivnaia monografiia. Red. i sost.: I. Kukulin, M. Maiofis, P. Safronov. Moscow: NLO, 2015
Marina Loskutova 197–202
List of Article Manuscript Reviewers, 2015