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The Concept of Sentimental Boyhood

The Emotional Education of Boys in Mexico during the Early Porfiriato, 1876–1884

Carlos Zúñiga Nieto

positivist philosophy was Herbert Spencer’s notion that society was a natural organism subject to evolution ( Hale 1989 ). Positivism, combining the theories of Spencer and Auguste Comte, was the ideological foundation of the Porfirio Díaz regime in Mexico

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Boys, Inclusive Masculinities and Injury

Some Research Perspectives

Adam White and Stefan Robinson

use Anderson’s (2005) term “orthodox masculinity” when referring to the traditionally socially dominant masculine ideology. Orthodox, or traditional, masculinity is defined by varying scholars using different but similar characteristics. For example

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Reading Production and Culture

UK Teen Girl Comics from 1955 to 1960

Joan Ormrod

, Jackie, and Valentine . London : Pergamon Press . Barker , Martin . 1989 . Comics: Ideology, Power and the Critics . Manchester : Manchester University Press . Baudrillard , Jean . 1983 . Simulations . New York : Semiotext(e), Inc . Belk

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Martin Woodside

through the lens of westward expansion. This ideological braiding culminated in Frederick Jackson Turner’s 1893 address, “The Significance of the Frontier in American History,” which enshrined the frontier as the defining symbol of the American ethos, a

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“I Will Make You Understand”

Using Pictures to Explore Young Boys’ Sport Experiences

Deborah Agnew, Jennifer Fane, Murray Drummond, and Philippa Henderson

. Therefore, investigating boys’ experiences of sport at the key transition stage of the beginning of school may provide insight into when and how boys experience sport and develop gender-based ideologies. The aim of this research was to gain in

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Constructing Pathways to Responsible Manhood

Controlling Images and Meaning Making Through the Use of Counter-narratives

Mellie Torres, Alejandro E. Carrión, and Roberto Martínez

achievement ideology, they emphasized a multifaceted perspective of Latino masculinity that runs counter to stereotypical political and media portrayals of Latino boys, incorporating respect for self and others, responsibility, honesty, and an emotionally

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“Something Good Distracts Us from the Bad”

Girls Cultivating Disruption

Crystal Leigh Endsley

refutes the ideology of individualism and isolation. Walking with me are the girls; they are drawing me beyond our realities toward something greater. The Act of Recognition matters because girls who cultivate disruption are examining “how [they] belong

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Perfect Love in a Better World

Same-Sex Attraction between Girls

Wendy L. Rouse

that they were seeking. Notes 1 Although we would call her a young woman, an unmarried female was then described and regarded as being a girl. 2 Sherrie Inness used this phrase in the title of her 1997 book, The Lesbian Menace: Ideology, Identity, and

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A Battle For Sanity

The 1961 Withdrawal from the Ontario Hockey Association by the St. Michael’s Majors

Alexandra Mountain

could not be overworked. Combined, these two ideologies resisted the efforts made by the school to voice public concerns over the treatment of their Majors’ players. In particular, the idea that hockey players were not laborers reverberated around the

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How to Survive the Postfeminist Impasse

Grace Helbig’s Affective Aesthetics

Catherine McDermott

proves useful in exploring and understanding Helbig’s digital practice. My analysis of girls’ contemporary media culture does not strive to uncover secretly subversive qualities of texts, nor, equally, to condemn works for ascribing to ideologies such as