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“Stumbling Upon Feminism”

Teenage Girls’ Forays into Digital and School-Based Feminisms

Crystal Kim and Jessica Ringrose

possibilities of feminism. These virtual spaces can offer girls opportunities to explore their identity and society by providing spaces in which they feel unencumbered by overwhelming expectations and negative stereotypes surrounding teen feminists In Real Life

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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

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Perfect Love in a Better World

Same-Sex Attraction between Girls

Wendy L. Rouse

as abnormal in comparison to heterosexual youth. The stereotype, in ignoring the diversity of experience, casts LGBTQ youth as victims and denies them a sense of agency ( Bryan and Mayock 2017 ). So much has changed since Spalding and Stanton

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Barbara Roche Rico

[seem to be] unrelated to ethnic preferences or out-group stereotype responses,” even if some of the girls see themselves as being a part of an in-group of residents (2004: 229). The situation changes, however, after an adult intervenes: a parent, who

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David Bordwell

a role for stereotyped conceptual structures that the perceiver deploys in order to identify what’s going on and fit that to a larger context. My only substantive comment on Joe and James’s useful analysis is to wonder whether the focus on verbal

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Beyond the Discourse of Sexualization

An Inquiry into the Adultification of Tween Girls’ Dressing in Singapore

Bernice Loh

’s Four Faces: Sexualisation and Gender Stereotyping in the Bailey Review .” Gender and Education 24 , no. 3 : 303 − 310 . doi: 10.1080/09540253.2012.660136 10.1080/09540253.2012.660136 Bragg , Sara , and David Buckingham . 2012 . “ Global

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Sharing Images, Spoiling Meanings?

Class, Gender, and Ethics in Visual Research with Girls

Janet Fink and Helen Lomax

appearance and so the content of the photograph also appears to encapsulate two contrasting portrayals of girlhood. Alicia embodies a stereotypically feminine girl—physically slight, with long straightened blonde hair, dressed in shorts and a low

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Narratives of Ambivalence

The Ethics of Vulnerability and Agency in Research with Girls in the Sex Trade

Alexandra Ricard-Guay and Myriam Denov

like I was a whore already. (Sophie) At other points of their narratives, girls also appeared to challenge actively their victimhood status. During interviews, participants often presented themselves in direct contrast to the stereotypical image of

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Sami Schalk

how her disability affects the way people treat her and she generally works against nondisabled people’s stereotypes, and their discomfort and pity even as these emotions are naturalized through McKenna’s narration. Additionally, Josie’s disability

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Natalie Clark

healthy resistance strategies and to develop an “oppositional gaze” (hooks, 1992:115) is crucial; we need, in other words, to offer them support them to resist stereotypes and to replace these with strong and affirming messages and images of themselves