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Soviet Russia: an investigation by British women trade unionists, April to July, 1925 - Image 74. 1925. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. December 2, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/scpamp/item/5543/show/5505.

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Title Soviet Russia: an investigation by British women trade unionists, April to July, 1925
Contributor (Local)
  • British Women Trade Unionist Delegation
Publisher W. P. Coates
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • London, England
Date 1925
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Labor unions
  • Women
  • Economics
Subject.Topical (Local)
  • Social conditions
  • Employment
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Soviet Union
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
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  • Text
  • Image
Original Item Extent xxi, 88 pages, 1 leaf including frontispiece, illustrations, portraits, facsimiles folded plates; 26 cm
Original Item Location DK265.B67385
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b8302907~S11
Original Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
Digital Collection Socialist and Communist Pamphlets
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Transcript Russian language lecture rooms, were the photographs of all the noted Russian authors, even the most reactionary ones. Short biographies, noting which books were particularly worth reading, and so on, were attached. Workers and peasants who have completed a course at the Workers' Faculty need pass no further examination, and are given preference for admission to higher educational institutions. The following table shows the increase in the number of students attending higher technical schools in three of the Republics of the Union :- Attendance at Higher Technical Institutions Republic Number of technical institutions of all kinds Number of stndents Jan. 1, 1923 Jan. 1, 1924 Jan. 1, 1923 Jan. 1, 1924 R.S.F.S.R Ukraine White Russia 2,822 837 36 3,064 947 44 415,474 106,017 6,945 484,166 122,260 9,790 Total 3,695 4,055 528,436 616,216 The above figures include the following types of institutions ;— Educational institutions Number of institutions Number of students Jan. 1, 1923 Jan. 1, 1924 Jan. 1, 1923 Jan. 1, 1924 Higher education (universities, &c.) .. Workers' Faculties Technical schools Special technical courses 276 103 830 2,486 179 126 698 3,052 216,745 36,926 105,585 169,180 199,191 42,041 119,454 255,530 Apart from the Workers' Faculties and other educational institutions enumerated above, various evening courses have been organised for increasing the skill of workers, for training teachers for work in the present- day schools and institutions of the Union, for training industrial instructors, administrative workers, as well as on a number of special subjects, and so on. There are also party schools. In many of the large towns of the Union there are good universities. The Tiflis University In Tiflis we visited a very fine Georgian university, which was formerly only attended by the sons of the nobility and the rich. It is now a centre for the spread of Georgian culture among the workers over the whole of the Georgian Republic. There are about 5,000 students at this university, and when we visited it, the proportion of women was 25 per cent.; sometimes the proportion, we were told, reached 40 per cent. Seventy-five per cent, of the students are workers, mainly from the Rabfacs, who pay no fees, while the other 25 per cent, come from other classes and pay for (58)