Housing policies in the USSR as social administrative means (1917–1941)


Meerovich M.G.

Irkutsk State Technological University, Irkutsk, Russia memark@inbox.ru

ID of the Article: 5943


For citation:

Meerovich M.G. Housing policies in the USSR as social administrative means (1917–1941). Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2014. No 1. P. 95-101




Abstract

Examined are contents and implementation mechanisms of the Soviet housing policy in the 1917-1941 period. Basing on the legislative documents and orders of the authorities and managers, goals of housing policies are illuminated - nationalization of the habitation the intent to use it as a means to steer people: to attach them to the place of work, to coerce desired level of productivity and prescribed way life.


Keywords
housing policy; management; forcing; way of life; housing legislation
Content No 1, 2014