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Michael Connors Jackman and Adeel Khan

Western European contexts, for their framing of reproductive issues such as abortion, in vitro fertilisation and surrogacy as matters of individual choice. Instead, she calls for a broader recognition of the social conditions that frame decision

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Land Reclamations

Boundary Work as Production of Disciplinary Uniqueness

Klaus Schriewer

study in the cities. The context of the Cold War made it easy for them to ‘colonise’ Western Europe. The Spanish anthropologist Honorio Velasco (1989: 13) stated accurately: ‘Europe and the Mediterranean start to emerge as the land of anthropological

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Richard Bessel

annual homicide rates [that] is not small.” 11 By combining data on “homicide rates in five Western European regions, 1300–2000,” Eisner shows—and Pinker cites—similar declines in homicides per 100,000 people per year. 12 And when looking at what may be

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Putting the Culture into Bioculturalism

A Naturalized Aesthetics and the Challenge of Modernism

Dominic Topp

, at least for Western European audiences: “a British and German viewer are likely to share preconceptions about the issue [of care of the elderly] and the range of attitudes it elicits, precisely because both are from modern European liberal

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Lev Taylor

which countries he mentions is interesting. Elsewhere, Mattuck explicitly excludes Eastern European Jews from this, 62 and talks about how different Western European Jews are from those in India and China. 63 He was consciously trying to frame English

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David Art

) calling its audience to action against it; or (d) some combination of (b) and (c). Those countries in Western Europe that have contained the radical right in this way include Belgium, France, Germany, Great Britain, and Sweden. Given the enduring electoral

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Theo Jung, Cristian Roiban, Gregor Feindt, Alexandra Medzibrodszky, Henna-Riikka Pennanen, and Anna Björk

the industrial and postindustrial world. 4 The volume’s fifteen studies investigate the conceptualization of work from antiquity to the present time, and although mainly focusing on the Western European space, regions and cultures in North America

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Catherine Plum, Klaus Berghahn, Gregory Smulewicz-Zucker, David Freis, and Matthew Eckel

end of World War II, the two Germanys’ relations with other countries were characterized by the bifurcation of West Germany’s orientation towards Western Europe and East Germany’s domination by the Soviet Union. Here, Trommler’s book provides

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“They don’t even know how to copy”

The discourse on originality in Albania’s art world

Sofia Kalo

producers continue to experience a lack of contemporaneity with the rest of (Western) Europe. In this context, the discourse on originality functions as a mechanism of inclusion that artists use to push each other’s work beyond the margins and into the

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Sisyphean Struggles

Encounters and Interactions within Two US Public Housing Programs

Erika Gubrium, Sabina Dhakal, Laura Sylvester, and Aline Gubrium

credit, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), public housing, and General Assistance (GA). The US welfare system offers minimal support in contrast to the Western European norm. The fact that the United States has self-governing states has