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Demythologizing Girlhood in Kate Bernheimer’s Trilogy

Catriona McAra

are competitive in their sexual research, particularly through their games of “The Punish,” that overlaps in all three novels. In Merry we read, Down the basement stairs crept Merry, while her sister sat underneath them, waiting for punishment. Today

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“Loving and Cruel, All at the Same Time”

Girlhood Identity in The Craft

Emily Chandler

punishment” ( Simmons 2002: 22 ). This makes The Craft a compelling portrayal of the sway the tyranny of niceness holds over girls’ lives. The tyranny of niceness is the pervasive idea, as Brown and Gilligan (1992) argue, that in order to be considered

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Kaoru Miyazawa

marriage as what Eggleston et al. (1999) think of as acts of transgression that deserve punishment. This is not a surprising coincidence when we reflect on the history of colonization that involved the travel of Christianity and its values concerning

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“Amongst Affectionate Female Friends”

Same-Sex Intimacy in Nineteenth-Century Polish Correspondence

Natalie Cornett

to exile in Siberia as punishment for his crimes. Żmichowska sometimes corresponded with him through Wanda Grabowska and Seweryn Markiewicz. 41 Bolesława Rodysowa, cousin of Henryk Wohl, and friend of Żmichowska, Matylda Natansonowa, and the

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American Extraterritorial Legislation

The Data Gathering behind the Sanctions

Ali Laïdi

imposes punishments as severe as those imposed by the United States against Havana, Tehran and even Moscow. 7 Moreover, some international jurists feel that the term ‘sanction’ seems unsuited to the actual context, since a sanction must come from a

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Putting Anthropology into Global Health

A Century of Anti–Human African Trypanosomiasis Campaigns in Angola

Jorge Varanda and Josenando Théophile

-screening. Attendance was mandatory. Absence meant physical punishment for the local chief and/or for the absentees. By the 1950s, the usual examination process consisted in the capturing of personal and physical data, and the provision of a physical exam that started

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Magdalena Rodziewicz

something that is considered a sin and an illegal act to something that may not be perhaps fully acceptable but is not subject to punishment. Both attempts, therefore, strive to solve the current legal controversy that has arisen around ‘white marriages

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From Selfies to Sexting

Tween Girls, Intimacy, and Subjectivities

Antonio García-Gómez

highlighted the variety of, and sometimes contradictory, punishments imposed on young girls for sending nude photos of themselves ( Lunceford 2011 ). In spite of this growing body of research, there remains much uncertainty about the interrelationships between

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Emma Findlen LeBlanc

imposed from above and can thus only be realized through ‘systemic surveillance, disciplining and punishment’ – in short, ‘violence’. By contrast, historical societies subject to Islamic law were ‘largely self-governing’, because Islamic law proper was a

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Geographical Imagination, Anthropology, and Political Exiles

Photographers of Siberia in Late Imperial Russia

Tatiana Saburova

experience of the exiles in Siberia—work, family life, illness; and the political and social impact of the exile system on Siberia and the political regime, which established and expanded the system of punishment. 7 This article first asks why it was that