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Mercedes González de la Rocha and Agustín Escobar Latapí

begin to attend university, the amount of the grant is the equivalent of US$90 per month). Martina’s siblings left school before they could even dream of attending twelfth grade; the household economy made this imperative. Although one of her sisters got

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“Loving and Cruel, All at the Same Time”

Girlhood Identity in The Craft

Emily Chandler

. 2006 . Teen Dreams: Reading Teen Film and Television from ‘Heathers’ to ‘Veronica Mars’ . London : I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd . 10.5040/9780755695683 Leblanc , Lauraine . 1999 . Pretty in Punk: Girls’ Gender Resistance in a Boys’ Subculture . New

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Scale and Number

Framing an Ideology of Pastoral Plenty in Rural Mongolia

Joseph Bristley

–4 ): 69 – 82 . 10.3406/hom.1978.367880 Graeber , David . 2001 . Toward an Anthropological Theory of Value: The False Coin of our Own Dreams . New York : Palgrave . 10.1057/9780312299064 Griffin , Keith . 1995 . “ Economic Strategy During the

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Adolescent Girls with Disabilities in Humanitarian Settings

“I Am Not ‘Worthless’—I Am a Girl with a Lot to Share and Offer”

Emma Pearce, Kathryn Paik, and Omar J. Robles

us want to be wives and mothers. But people forget about girls with disabilities. They forget we have goals and dreams. Principle 3: Do Not Make Assumptions Humanitarian actors in their adoption of a medical or charitable model of disability often

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Confronting Tyranny in a Public Health Agency

Crafting a ‘Philosophy of Praxis’ into a ‘Community of Resistance’

Brian McKenna

, anthropologist 2012: 169 ) My story is a common one. In 2011, MIT-educated Marsha Coleman-Adebayo released her book No Fear: A Whistleblower’s Triumph Over Corruption and Retaliation at the EPA . She tells how, in 1996, she secured her ‘dream job’ at the US EPA

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Decolonial Approaches to Refugee Migration

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab in Conversation

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab

that we want our countries to be at the same level as the West or operate in the same way, for example. Nof Copying state systems, copying laws and …  Nour Yes, exactly. And Palestine seems like a dream too far away, but at the same time I do not want a

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David Lempert

]) says that Obama’s childhood dream was to become ‘Prime Minister of Indonesia’ when he grew up (82). One can empathise with 10-year-old Barry, as he was called as a child. He had black skin in an Asian country, and he studied in a school with the

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Engaging Anthropological Legacies toward Cosmo-optimistic Futures?

Sharon Macdonald, Henrietta Lidchi, and Margareta von Oswald

practice may well not live up to the dreams. In our conference panel title, as eagle-eyed readers may have noted, we used the term “cosmo-optimal” rather than “cosmo-optimistic.” The former was part of our hope to attract case studies of especially

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Marcos Farias Ferreira, Máiréad Nic Craith, Markéta Slavková, Linda M. Mülli, Mariann Vaczi, Annika Lems, and Işıl Karataş

by women (135), the evil eye exorcisms, coffee cup readings, and dream interpretations (Part IV) are understood against the medicalization of the pain and elaborated as transformative sensory acts against the hegemony of western ocularcentrism. The

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Reframing Disability through Graphic Novels for Girls

Alternative Bodies in Cece Bell’s El Deafo

Wendy Smith-D’Arezzo and Janine Holc

dreaming of a future in which she—and those to whom she hopes to relate—could be “whole and energetic” (1984: 102). This depiction of compromised ability also allows for a re-interpretation of the bully masquerading as a PE teacher. Is this adult socially