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Au-delà de Jedwabne
(Albin Michel, 2009)
The article discusses the massacre of Jews in Jedwabne in north-eastern Poland, orchestrated by the Nazis but perpetrated by local Poles during the German occupation on 10 July, 1941.
Dymisja Antoniego Alstera
(Instytut Studiów Politycznych PAN i Instytut Pamięci Narodowej, 2008)
Departing from the case of dismissal of Antoni Alster, deputy Minister of the Interior, in 1962, the article discusses conflicts within the elite of the state security service in communist Poland after 1956.
Consumer revolution in People's Poland: Technologies in everyday life and the negotiation between custom and fashion (1945-1980)
(SAGE Publications, 2017)
Drawing upon ethnographic data, this article discusses the adoption of technologies into everyday life in People’s Poland, in the wider theoretical context of the consumer revolution or a shift in consumption patterns ...
Pension reforms in Poland and Russia: mid-term experiences from the participants’ perspective
(Rzecznik Finansowy, Fundacja Edukacji Ubezpieczeniowej, 2017-09-21)
Poland and Russia, as the states that were the first to introduce social insurance programmes, have come a long way from a centrally planned budget for social security to an insurance-type model in the social sphere. The ...