Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

Protection of Motherhood and Childhood in the Soviet Union.

Protection of Motherhood and Childhood in the Soviet Union. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract The position of women in prerevolutionary Russia was a depressed and servile one, but now women have been emancipated and have complete legal equality with men. Marriage is simple, but the couple must be informed about each other's health and about any previous marriage or children. Divorce is granted at the request of either the husband or the wife. Soviet law imposes an obligation on parents for the support and care of children, whether born in or out of wedlock. The large scale employment of women in industry has been accompanied by the making of special provisions for the protection of mothers and infants. Women are released from all work with full pay for from six to eight weeks before and for a similar period after confinement, depending on whether the employment demands physical or mental work. The nursing mother is entitled to a half-hour in every four hours to http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry American Medical Association

Protection of Motherhood and Childhood in the Soviet Union.

Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry , Volume 35 (5) – May 1, 1936

Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/protection-of-motherhood-and-childhood-in-the-soviet-union-mdnYzSzuHJ
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1936 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0096-6754
DOI
10.1001/archneurpsyc.1936.02260050246015
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract The position of women in prerevolutionary Russia was a depressed and servile one, but now women have been emancipated and have complete legal equality with men. Marriage is simple, but the couple must be informed about each other's health and about any previous marriage or children. Divorce is granted at the request of either the husband or the wife. Soviet law imposes an obligation on parents for the support and care of children, whether born in or out of wedlock. The large scale employment of women in industry has been accompanied by the making of special provisions for the protection of mothers and infants. Women are released from all work with full pay for from six to eight weeks before and for a similar period after confinement, depending on whether the employment demands physical or mental work. The nursing mother is entitled to a half-hour in every four hours to

Journal

Archives of Neurology & PsychiatryAmerican Medical Association

Published: May 1, 1936

There are no references for this article.