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A Gloomy Carnival of Freedom

Sex, Gender, and Emotions among Polish Displaced Person in the Aftermath of World War II

Katarzyna Nowak

Eruption of Sexuality and First Responses “Prisoners went wild with joy. They laughed, cried, hugged everyone no matter what was their nationality, religion, and race. Freedom, freedom roared the voices,” 17 wrote Czesław Grądzki, describing the

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Johanna Gehmacher, Svetla Baloutzova, Orlin Sabev, Nezihe Bilhan, Tsvetelin Stepanov, Evgenia Kalinova, Zorana Antonijevic, Alexandra Ghit, Chiara Bonfiglioli, Ana Luleva, Barbara Klich-Kluczewska, Courtney Doucette, Katarzyna Stańczak-Wiślicz, Valentina Mitkova, Vjollca Krasniqi, Pepka Boyadjieva, Marina Hughson, and Rayna Gavrilova

race” in the context of National Socialist genocidal politics). For teaching, research, and reflection it is invaluable to have all these texts, which were published in rather diverse collections and journals, together within one anthology. The overall

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Maria Bucur, Alexandra Ghit, Ayşe Durakbaşa, Ivana Pantelić, Rochelle Goldberg Ruthchild, Elizabeth A. Wood, Anna Müller, Galina Goncharova, Zorana Antonijević, Katarzyna Sierakowska, Andrea Feldman, Maria Kokkinou, Alexandra Zavos, Marija M. Bulatović, Siobhán Hearne, and Rayna Gavrilova

individual hardships. Chapter 3 tackles the deterioration of working conditions in postsocialist textile factories, developments shown to occur against the background of ex-Yugoslavia's geopolitical reperipheralization (89) and the global race to the

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Play of Mirrors

An Encounter of Personal Biographies with Europe’s Journey

Marcos Farias Ferreira

ethos of a politics that is aware of the global threat to the human race’ (1995: 217). The awakening of a common civic responsibility for the world and its common destiny is the crucial point I want to make here. The respect for human rights, civil

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Rebranding Desolation

The Allure of Israel’s Desert Landscapes

Amelia Rosenberg Weinreb

Societies: Articulations of Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Class , ed. Daiva Stasiulis and Nira Yuval-Davis , 291 – 232 . Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage . 10.4135/9781446222225.n11 Almog , Oz . 2000 . The Sabra: The Creation of the New Jew . Berkeley

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Mor Cohen

), cutting between disciplines and other frameworks such as gender, race, class, and nationality ( Palmer and Panayotov 2016 ; Raunig 2007 ). By adopting this dynamic, acentric, and cross-disciplinary approach, I will draw new connections between times

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NOT Finding Women in the Archives

The Case of Evgeniia Serebrennikova, Pioneering Woman Physician in Late Nineteenth-Century Russia

Michelle DenBeste

American Medical Association spoke in 1869, he noted, “to appropriately fill this exalted position [of being mother to the race] is job enough for any woman.” 26 Serebrennikova and her fellow graduates managed to prove him spectacularly wrong by juggling

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Two Patterns of Modernization

An Analysis of the Ethnic Issue in Israel

Shlomo Fischer

Contemporary Jewry Year Book 4 : 123 – 136 . Waters , Mary C . 1996 . “ Optional Ethnicities: For Whites Only? ” Pp. 444 – 454 in Origins and Destinies: Immigration, Race and Ethnicity in America , ed. Sylvia Pedraza and Rubén G. Rumbaut

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Uzi Meshulam and the ‘Mishkan Ohalim’ Affair

The Influence of Radical Ultra-Orthodoxy

Motti Inbari

important than a ben-Torah . This is Gentile thinking. This is the thinking of the Russian tsar” (ibid.). To sum up, in his audiocassettes, Meshulam made a clear distinction between a Jew of pure race and the mixed multitude, the descendants of the

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Educating the Other

Foreign Governesses in Wallachia in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century

Nicoleta Roman

were to be accorded her proper status, “the wretched race of low-born, ignorant, and vulgar governesses would be lost; they would have returned to the shop, or the farm-house, from which they ought never to have been taken in the important character of