Sociology and Anthropology Vol. 6(12), pp. 884 - 889
DOI: 10.13189/sa.2018.061204
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Ukrainian Social Changes in the Novel Twelve Circles by Yurii Andrukhovych

Janja Vollmaier Lubej *
Department of Slavonic Studies, Faculty of Philological and Cultural Studies, University of Vienna, Austria


The article presents social changes in Ukraine after its secession from the Soviet Union and in the time of the new, capitalist era as shown in the novel Twelve Cricles by the Ukrainian writer Yurii Andrukhovych. The article deals with the economic image of the post-Soviet Ukraine and presents some of the key consequences we can see in the mentioned novel. These are labour migrations, abandoned children, prostitution and alcohol addiction.

Post-Soviet Ukraine, Twelve Cricles, Yurii Andrukhovych, Social Changes, Ukraine

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Janja Vollmaier Lubej . "Ukrainian Social Changes in the Novel Twelve Circles by Yurii Andrukhovych." Sociology and Anthropology 6.12 (2018) 884 - 889. doi: 10.13189/sa.2018.061204.