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Wooden Man

Coetzee or the Possibility of Differend as Ethics

Teresa Joaquim

the book. The following quote, drawn from Boyhood , is found in chapter 2, titled “Father of the Nation,” and depicts the mother of the young boy buying a bicycle. This proves detrimental to the dominant model of femininity: “She bought the bicycle

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Jonathan A. Allan, Chris Haywood, and Frank G. Karioris

insatiable curiosity, which helped shape Latin American studies, particularly in the field of cultural production, Dr. Foster was a mentor and friend to many students and colleagues around the world. He was a model of generosity and kindness, virtues that

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Nirmala Erevelles

elsewhere) conceive of disability in terms of the medical model with its focus on cure and/or rehabilitation and the charity model with its emphasis on pity rather than rights. Thus, Ghai asks, “What are the implications of … a medical [and charity

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Brigette Krieg

2007 ). They also identified the importance of having positive Indigenous role models from their family and community ( Brown et al. 2007 ). The literature clearly demonstrates that Indigenous youth have a vision for their future and understand what is

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Queering Virginity

From Unruly Girls to Effeminate Boys

Eftihia Mihelakis

, virginity as a concept gets queered; playing with the idea that the state of virginity is not caught in a linear model, the authors urge us to discover the complex linguistic and imaginary networks of virginities meant to interrupt, and subvert, the binary

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The New Girl Loves Chemistry

The Story of a Forgotten Era

Katherine Darvesh

incorporate at least one physical science in their curriculum. In Chapter 3 is a very important description of two role-model girls’ schools—North London Collegiate School (NLCS) and Cheltenham Ladies’ College (CLC), and their two venerable heads, Frances Buss

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The Biologically Vulnerable Boy

Framing Sex Differences in Childhood Infectious Disease Mortality

Heather T. Battles

constructivist approach recognizes that scientific knowledge is the product of human social activity and that biological models are not absolute reality (see Fausto-Sterling 1985: 212 ; Latour and Woolgar 1979 ; Wright 1988 ). As used here, this approach does

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Christopher Pittard

movement, with fictional detectives offering a “model of active citizenship that was accessible to all and that cultivated the spirit of participation deemed necessary to fortify Britain against the increasing threat of external foes” (94). The boy

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Chloe Krystyna Garcia and Ayesha Vemuri

accessibility to promote positive messages about sexual consent (see, for example, Concordia University’s Get Consent 1 series). YouTube offers a decentralized and user-centric platform for learning, peer-to-peer teaching, and a “participatory model of pedagogy

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Black Girls and the Choreography of Citizenship

Jennifer Bethune

shifting tales into her book, allowing the residents’ voices and affective states to dictate the terms of the narrative. In this way, Cox's writing models her argument: what is most important is not necessarily an accurate retelling of a particular event