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Gijs Mom

and redefinitions of what it means to be mobile, either in a bus, in a car, or on a bicycle, or through a cell phone, a game, or the Internet, or, for that matter, in just a dangerous situation, as the current issue will testify. These reformulations

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Conflicts in Children’s Everyday Lives

Fresh Perspectives on Protracted Crisis in Lebanon

Erik van Ommering

to the roads, in the rivers, in the mountains. We can’t even swim in the sea because of the garbage!’ ‘Wars,’ Mahmoud adds. ‘Electricity cuts.’ ‘Water cuts.’ ‘Internet cuts.’ ‘Telephone cuts.’ Julia looks at me and sighs. ‘Mr Erik, so now you know why

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Farideh Pourgiv

narrative voice is also female. This is one of the first Iranian novels in which weblogs are mentioned and which shows how the younger generation is using the Internet. The generation gap is particularly evident here as Mahmonir does not know what a chat

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James E. Cutting

algorithms that recommend books, songs, and other items based on what the internet surfer has purchased. Among popular songs, they found that an individual listener was more likely to listen to a song they had heard, say, ten times before than one they had

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Rethinking France’s “Memory Wars”

Harki Collective Memories, 2003–2010

Laura Jeanne Sims

fathers and brothers. Since 2005 some Harki children have used the Internet to transmit their understandings of the colonial past. This article focuses on websites that have been designed for discussion and participation directly on the site because they

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Unpacking Gender Images across Angela Merkel’s Four Campaigns for the Chancellorship, 2005–2017

Joyce Marie Mushaben

. Polling experts hold that Internet sources and social media continue to play a limited role. 12 The primary function of the Spitzenkandidat (top candidate) is to serve as the party’s standard-bearer-in-chief. Clearly defined party programs traditionally

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Klaus Berghahn, Russell Dalton, Jason Verber, Robert Tobin, Beverly Crawford, and Jeffrey Luppes

University Press, 2015) Reviewed by Jeffrey Luppes, World Language Studies, Indiana University South Bend By now, you have probably seen one of the more than one thousand internet clips of an apoplectic Adolf Hitler ranting about anything and everything from

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Disruptive Technology

Social Media from Modiano to Zola and Proust

Elizabeth Emery

time of the great nineteenth-century realist novelists such as Balzac, Dickens, Tolstoy, and Dostoevsky, and curious about the kinds of realist literature that may be produced by writers who take the Internet and social networking for granted as part of

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Every Dog Has Its Day

New Patterns in Pet Keeping in Iran

Anahita Grisoni and Marjan Mashkour

incited the interviewer to compare this process to the purchase of a computer or a telephone on the Internet. In this regard, the surveyor explains: ‘What is interesting here is that they said that they were happy to see that this search on the Internet

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Laura T. Di Summa

, against the Internet, against the profusion of comments, the endless threads, and the resulting superficiality of the conversation: I have never discovered a single worthwhile item in the comment threads attached to online stories … the technological