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Dehexing Sex: Russian Womanhood During and After GlasnostGlasnost and the collapse of the Soviet Union revolutionized Russian society. What effects, however, did they have on the status, role, and image of women in Russian culture? Examining the past turbulent decade of transition to “democracy” and a market economy, Dehexing Sex traces the ways in which Russia’s concept of womanhood both changed and remained the same, taking into account dominant ideologies and social philosophies, sociopolitical organizations, women’s writings, literary criticism, f…