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From Selfies to Sexting

Tween Girls, Intimacy, and Subjectivities

Antonio García-Gómez

womanhood, on the one hand, has attracted concern and fuelled legislation, and, on the other, has garnered scholars’ attention, promoting research on the commodification of the premature sexualization of these girls. The resulting legal considerations are

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A megastructure in Singapore

The “Asian city of tomorrow?”

Xinyu Guan

relations: “my girlfriend,” read one such post—although I have never ever seen mentions of “boyfriends,” even on subsequent visits. Beyond the strict logics of exchange, of the commodification of homesickness and foodways, the whiteboard absorbs the

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Incipient “commoning” in defense of the public?

Competing varieties of fiscal citizenship in tax- and spending-related direct democracy

Sandra Morgen and Jennifer Erickson

politics conceived of their project as a reclamation of what has been lost by publics in the context of privatization, commodification, and marketization. We explore Oregon tax and spending ballot initiatives to examine these competing versions of fiscal

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Stretching Money to Pay the Bills

Temporal Modalities and Relational Practices of ‘Getting By’ in the Greek Economic Crisis

Andreas Streinzer

. His Money, Her Money: Recent Research on Financial Organisation in Marriage . Journal of Economic Psychology 16 ( 3 ): 361 – 76 Palomera , J. 2014 . Reciprocity, Commodification, and Poverty in the Era of Financialization . Current

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Marie Puysségur

culture with fraught relations to gender and race. As the camera pans away from the multi-ethnic crowd, it reveals the looming towers of La Défense, a site of business and consumption that orchestrates the commodification of youth and blackness alike, and

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Steven Brooke, Dafne Accoroni, Olga Ulturgasheva, Anastasios Panagiotopoulos, Eugenia Roussou, Francesco Vacchiano, Jeffrey D. Howison, Susan Greenwood, Yvonne Daniel, Joana Bahia, Gloria Goodwin Raheja, Charles Lincoln Vaughan, Katrien Pype, and Linda van de Kamp

forms it takes, the increasing professionalization of the ministry that has transformed lowcountry religion, and the growing commodification of Gullah/Geechee culture and the concomitant increase in the number of tourists and journalists visiting there

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Bringing the state back in

Corporate social responsibility and the paradoxes of Norwegian state capitalism in the international energy sector

Ståle Knudsen, Dinah Rajak, Siri Lange, and Isabelle Hugøy

partially state-owned energy companies can pursue and implement corporate ethics by governance techniques that do not rely on and promote market rule, commodification, and privatization as regulatory frameworks evolve from the focus on CSR to ESG. Finally

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To Whom Does History Belong?

The Theatre of Memory in Post-Soviet Russia, Estonia and Georgia

Francisco Martínez

collective identity, yet builds also on the late-modern commodification of knowledge and the pattern of continuous discontinuity experienced for centuries by Russian society. On the one hand, this pattern has created a highly sceptical approach towards the

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Legacies, Trajectories, and Comparison in the Anthropology of Buddhism

Nicolas Sihlé and Patrice Ladwig

( Covell 2005 ), but also its limits. Thus, it is not Dumontian renouncers, but a qualified, limited form of renunciation that one finds in Tibetan monasticism ( Mills 2003 ). Recent ethnographies have also focused on processes of commodification ( Kitiarsa

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Brian Yothers, Gillian Dooley, Guy Galazka, Peter Weisensel, Jackie Coon, Magdalena Banaszkiewicz, and David Cashman

, and other objects are subsumed into English households and narratives. Slavery, as another form of commodification, is also discussed in this chapter. Then follows “Disease and Degeneration,” where anxieties over the corrupting consequences of imperial