This article is dedicated to the everyday life of women in 1920-ies.

The aspect that deals with the anthropology of women’s life, obstetrics,

abortion and gender roles in new political conditions of the Soviet era

will be explored. It is shown, how medicalization, being the part of

government policy, changed women’s everyday life, formed the ideological

discourse, subordinating biological being to the social one.

About the authors

Z. M. Kobozeva

Samara National Research University

Author for correspondence.
Email: morenovsv@ssau.ru
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1825-0097

U. O. Skachkova

Samara National Research University

Email: morenovsv@ssau.ru
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1825-0097


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