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The Girl in the GIF

Reading the Self into Girlfriendship

Akane Kanai

social. Here, reading, as a social practice, produces the self as part of a larger public tethered to a common position in affects and discourses of femininity. Consider the post below: “When I’m shoveling food in my face and someone cute walks by

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“Be Prepared!” (But Not Too Prepared)

Scouting, Soldiering, and Boys’ Roles in World War I

Lucy Andrew

conditions in schools, including insufficient food supplies and inadequate provision of physical education. Perhaps most significantly, the report identified adolescence as the crucial period for determining the individual’s proper development or

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Ensuring Failure?

The Impact of Class on Girls in Swedish Secure Care

Maria A. Vogel

girlhood. Notably, this included concern with the girls’ health in different ways. (Self-)regulation of Health Many of the health regulations concerned food and eating: this was most evident at The Grove (where several of the girls also suffered from

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I’m Not Loud, I’m Outspoken

Narratives of Four Jamaican Girls’ Identity and Academic Success

Rowena Linton and Lorna McLean

least I don’t have to work part time like my friends, she pays the bills and buy me food, so I kinda have to do well in school. Despite the widespread belief that some black parents who have never had a formal education tend to devalue education, the

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Overlapping Time and Place

Early Modern England’s Girlhood Discourse and Indigenous Girlhood in the Dominion of Canada (1684-1860)

Haidee Smith Lefebvre

peoples produced food and pelts for their use-value while controlling the means of production. Also, it foregrounds the perspective that trade with Europeans was one aspect of Indigenous life ( Peers 2007 ). Further, Indian trade symbolizes a narrative

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Thebes Troutman as Traveling Tween

Revising the Family Story

Margaret Steffler

wholly of it” (2004: 11). The layers of encrusted dirt, blood, snot, food, tears, and sweat provide a type of excrescence that protects as it hardens, but is also capable of breaking down, wearing away, and being sloughed off. The skin as a crust

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Natalie Clark

, Taylor et al. describe the ethics of witnessing with Rwandan survivor communities and the power of relational and intimate spaces of witnessing within family and community where testimony is woven into every day alongside laughter and food and is part of

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Solveig Roth and Dagny Stuedahl

years of age, we met her again. We asked her about subjects connected to family expectations. She said, I must behave properly. And make good food, but Mom says it is not that important—it is up to me. If I do not respect those around me, my stomach

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Narratives of Ambivalence

The Ethics of Vulnerability and Agency in Research with Girls in the Sex Trade

Alexandra Ricard-Guay and Myriam Denov

defined as any situation in which a child or an adolescent under the age of 18 is involved in a sexual act in exchange for a benefit that might be in cash or in kind (material, such as food, cigarettes, drugs or non-material, such as a roof for the night

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The iAnimal Film Series

Activating Empathy Through Virtual Reality

Holly Cecil

on the abuse suffered by animals raised and killed for food. The practices that take place inside factory farms and slaughterhouses are kept hidden from the public. Animal Equality defends people's right to know what happens in modern farms and