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Andreas Baranowski and Heiko Hecht

stereotypes of people ( Thomas and Johnston 1981 ) and experiences ( Bordwell 1985 ) to let viewers form simplified representations of the portrayed events. Thus, simplifications are deliberately used by moviemakers, either to help the audience comprehend a

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Esilda Luku

stereotypical image of concentration camp prisoners. These include a photograph showing the deportation of Polish Jews, a mass grave, a prisoner, a barracks, and the entrance to Auschwitz. History 8 features three pictures with reference to the Holocaust in a

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Catalin Brylla and Mette Kramer

related but not interchangeable. Another example is the use of social stereotypes—a common contextual coefficient in documentary production and reception. This particular coefficient may or may not lead to the social impact of prejudice toward and

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Meglio di ieri

Educational Films, National Identity and Citizenship in Italy from 1948 to 1968

Anne Bruch

stereotype that lasted until the late 1980s and consisted in the idea that Italy was an economically efficient industrial nation, made up of industrious and modest men who only cared for their own families and their Italian fatherland. Figure 1 Yesterday: War

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Overlapping Time and Place

Early Modern England’s Girlhood Discourse and Indigenous Girlhood in the Dominion of Canada (1684-1860)

Haidee Smith Lefebvre

2002: 178 )! At a time when narrative conventions cast most heroines in roles closely attached to family and motherhood, when most young women were stereotyped in similar ways—chiefly ending up as brides—Winona is detestable and dishonorable. She

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Mercedes González de la Rocha and Agustín Escobar Latapí

.” Children’s regular school attendance has become the best way to secure an income in the present (through cash transfers) and, at the same time, higher school achievements as a tool for the future. Paradoxically, women’s disadvantages—associated with gender-stereotyped

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“I’m No Donna Reed”

Postfeminist Rhetoric in Christian At-Home Daughterhood Texts

Elizabeth Shively

daughters’ primary role at home; in fact she jokes, “I’m no Donna Reed” when it comes to her own homemaking. The joking reference to Reed, whose American television show is synonymous with the saccharine, selfless, 1950s housewife stereotype, suggests that

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Thebes Troutman as Traveling Tween

Revising the Family Story

Margaret Steffler

marked by “scars, faded hickeys and plaster cast” (2008: 208), works in an aggressive way, carving words into the dashboard and creating a bloody mannequin head entitled “This Boy is Obviously Dying” (178). Thebes, filling a more stereotypical female role

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Jessica Prioletta

.4.676 Cannella , Gaile Sloan . 1997 . Deconstructing Early Childhood Education: Social Justice and Revolution . New York : Peter Lang Publishing . Cherney , Isabelle D. , and Jessica Dempsey . 2010 . “ Young Children’s Classification, Stereotyping and

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Girls’ Work in a Rural Intercultural Setting

Formative Experiences and Identity in Peasant Childhood

Ana Padawer

carried and had also learned how her father used a homemade tool (“he uses this to measure”) to align the furrows. Far from the stereotypical images of children engaged in child labor, the Estrella children climbed trees, picked fruit and vegetables that