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Tiffany Pollock

dancing industry. The research involved multisited ethnographic fieldwork conducted in 2015, 2016, and 2019, with contextual data gleaned from three years of living in Thailand. The methods included multiple personal and group interviews, video feedback

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New Subjectivities: Maasai Schoolgirlhood as Light and (Girl Effects) Logic

When the Light Is Fire: Maasai Schoolgirls in Contemporary Kenya

Megan Connor

in quotations and anecdotes that bring forth the central arguments of the book through the girls’ own voices. The analysis is based on her fieldwork in Kenya's Maasailand, specifically visiting nine primary schools in the Keekonyokie Central Location

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Michael R. M. Ward

on extensive fieldwork, in our final regular article Andrea Moreiras explores how a group of young men construct their sense of belonging to a public space, namely, a market in the capital city of Mozambique, Maputo. The article shows how these young

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Boyz2Men

Male Migrants’ Attitudes to Homosexuality and What Age Has To Do with It

Katarzyna Wojnicka

both insider and outsider positions. In Study 1, fieldwork was conducted by a number of researchers with Polish backgrounds (both female and male) in the Polish language, excluding myself. In this case, the researchers had an insider status, which had

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Reading Raewyn

Reflections on a Lifelong Inspiration

Sara Delamont

been heavily focused only on educating boys ( Acker 1981 ). There was, and is, so little good sociology of elite schooling that finding research on fee-paying schools in Australia was inspirational. I had done my own PhD fieldwork in an elite girls

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Raewyn Connell

how popular political consciousness was formed. In the main fieldwork, I interviewed 119 Australian children, aged from 5 to 16, about their understanding of the political world. This was mostly inspired by Piaget, as my title The Child's Construction

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Cinthia Torres Toledo and Marília Pinto de Carvalho

the Fieldwork Bearing in mind the objectives mentioned above, we conducted ethnographic research at an urban state school in São Paulo. The City of São Paulo produces a significant part of the national wealth and is home to an upper-middle class and

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“I Don't Want to Spend My Life under a Toilet Seat”

Aspiration, Belonging, and Responsible Masculinities in the Lives of White, Working-Class Boys in a Youth Inclusion Program at the YMCA

Ross Wignall

qualitative data from fieldwork conducted at the YMCA, documenting how feelings of belonging become integral to integration into the YMCA corporate culture. Finally, I argue deeper, historically situated understandings of how young people conceptualize and

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Crossdressing Dansō

Negotiating between Stereotypical Femininity and Self-expression in Patriarchal Japan

Marta Fanasca

clientele is made up mostly of female customers, and, in the specific case of the crossdresser escort company where I conducted my fieldwork, 95 percent of the customers (out of a total number of about 110) were female-born individuals between the ages of 21

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Left Behind by COVID-19

Experiences of “Left-Behind” Girls in Rural China

Jue Wang

adjustment for many families, but for some girls in the rural part of China where I conducted my fieldwork, these online education changes that came with the pandemic aggravated pre-existing patterns of physical punishment of girls, which reflect gendered