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A Decade of Religion and Society

Sondra L. Hausner, Ruy Llera Blanes, and Simon Coleman

—touch and the ‘embrace’, the washing of feet, the smell of incense—Napolitano suggests that Francis challenges dominant race relations discourses inherent in contemporary Catholicism, and thus serves the role of a social and political ‘disrupter’ of

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Nirmala Erevelles

have an impact on identity, autonomy, and selfhood. Frustrated by the way disability is not conceived of as a critical knowledge base similar to caste, gender, race, sexuality, and sexual orientation, Ghai laments the fact that contemporary scholarship

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Veronika Novoselova

limited access to feminist organizing, Rice suggests that their narratives of embodied transitions from childhood to womanhood convey complex and ambiguous understandings of gender, race, sexuality, disability, and other dimensions of identity. Written in

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Claudia Mitchell

justice-oriented online content.” In the next article, “‘Something Good Distracts Us from the Bad:’” Girls Cultivating Disruption,” Crystal Leigh Endsley analyzes “the spoken word poetry of black, brown, and mixed-race high school girls in New Orleans

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Scale and Number

Framing an Ideology of Pastoral Plenty in Rural Mongolia

Joseph Bristley

amplification and lyrical development in tsol duudakh (praise songs) chanted in honor of prize-winning racehorses. A typical tsol lauds the winner ( türüü mor’ ) of a summer horse race in this way: At the end of this peaceful and fortunate day, On the day

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Understanding Mobilities in a Dangerous World

Gail Adams-Hutcheson, Holly Thorpe, and Catharine Coleborne

global focus on the contemporary world and its real and imagined dangers. Border breaches, boundary maintenance, and security fears haunt contemporary governments, in their race to secure nation-states. But, of course, our own time is not the first to

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Susan Cohen

maxim, turning her back on an academic career and instead taking on ‘unsuspected obligations’ in her determination to represent the underrepresented in society, regardless of race, religion or gender. Her life was marked by pioneering events and

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Paolo Bocci and Katharine Dow

Visions: Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science ( New York : Routledge ). Labadi , S. ( 2013 ), UNESCO, Cultural Heritage, and Outstanding Universal Value: Value-based Analyses of the World Heritage and Intangible Cultural Heritage

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Melissa Feinberg

race, class, and region. The work of childcare and family maintenance has remained undervalued and largely feminized. The ability of some women to develop white collar professional careers has largely depended upon the availability of poor women of

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Denunciations of dependence

Race, gender, and the double bind of domestic work in the Eastern Cape

Lotte Danielsen

economies. Contested dependence The colonial project in South Africa ascribed dependence to various groups along fault lines of race and gender, which shaped and justified colonial expansion. Kenny (2018) suggests that the “labor relation” has been