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Adolescent Girls with Disabilities in Humanitarian Settings

“I Am Not ‘Worthless’—I Am a Girl with a Lot to Share and Offer”

Emma Pearce, Kathryn Paik, and Omar J. Robles

gender norms and stereotypes in society. Surveys of adults with disabilities in Ethiopia, Senegal, Uganda, and Zambia found that all respondents had experienced some form of sexual violence as children: 37 percent of respondents reported being raped; more

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Ethnographic engagements with global elites

Paul Robert Gilbert and Jessica Sklair

question the extent to which disciplinary norms such as these place particular requirements on the ethnographic knowledge that we produce through our engagements with global wealth elites, industrialist-philanthropists, and corporate elites. Should

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Riding alone on the elevator

A class experiment in interdisciplinary education

Anna M. Frank, Rebecca Froese, Barbara C. Hof, Maike I. E. Scheffold, Felix Schreyer, Mathias Zeller, and Simone Rödder

learning objectives included that the students, by the end of the course, should be familiar with questions that social scientists explore as well as with some basic methodology and concepts such as social norms, mass media and scientific policy advice that

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Gargi Gangopadhyay

children in both the private and public spheres, as the growing city, with its new material and psychological spaces, transformed the norms and structures of the Bengali middle-class family. This article examines the urban experiences of Bengali children

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Regional and sub-regional effects on development policies

The Benelux and the Nordic countries compared

Lauri Siitonen

development (PCD), sub-regional identification provided a better explanation to multilateralism and the allocation of bilateral aid. In the conclusion of this article, I will argue that not only does norm diffusion takes place through the major international

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Motorcycling in 1980s Athens

Popularization, Representational Politics, and Social Identities

Panagiotis Zestanakis

norms and hierarchies in a time of liberalization, riding a big motorcycle was definitely a subversive choice. It is hard to estimate whether women bikers could express their needs through the existing male-inspired and male–oriented clubs. These clubs

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Abdulla Al Sayyari, Fayez Hejaili, and Faissal Shaheen

rather than objecting to such discussions, in fact they enjoy them and get deeply involved with them. One good example of the interaction been the society’s norms and medical ethics can be seen in the field of organ transplantation. Social attitudes and

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How to Survive the Postfeminist Impasse

Grace Helbig’s Affective Aesthetics

Catherine McDermott

postfeminism. Instead, I argue that an affective approach is key to understanding how performances like Helbig’s work both with and against postfeminist cultural norms. For instance, Berlant’s coinage of the term “juxtapolitical” (2008: 10) opens up discussion

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Paul Gyllenhammer

our respect. 3 Respectful relationality could be understood as the guiding norm for both Heidegger and Sartre. Heidegger and the Anthropocene Heidegger was well aware of the dangers of the modern view of reality well before the presence of climate

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Johannes Riis

previous scenes or shared norms. Whether the actor employs distinct or indistinct expressiveness with regard to particular emotions may tell us more about how the kind of patterns and configurations at work in the communication of character emotions than a