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Hopeful, Harmless, and Heroic

Figuring the Girl Activist as Global Savior

Jessica K. Taft

hand, Black girls’ critical agency has been treated primarily as a social problem, rather than a strength ( Jones 2009 ; Brown 2013 ; Morris 2016 ), leading to their generalized exclusion from the public figuration of the girl as a community leader

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Black Girls Swim

Race, Gender, and Embodied Aquatic Histories

Samantha White

aspire towards a different model of aquatic visibility—one shaped by athleticism, competition, and strength. During the late 1930s and the early 1940s, African American girls engaged in rigorous competition and developed aquatic expertise under the

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Kokums to the Iskwêsisisak

COVID-19 and Urban Métis Girls and Young Women

Carly Jones, Renée Monchalin, Cheryllee Bourgeois, and Janet Smylie

cultural knowledge from the Kokums to the Iskwêsisisak . It is because of this rich matrilineal knowledge base and the strengths of our knowledge exchange systems that Métis communities have resisted and survived colonial attempts to erase our ways of

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The Inheritance of Activism

Does Social Capital Shape Women's Lives?

Supriya Baily, Gloria Wang, and Elisabeth Scotto-Lavino

accumulation of certain freedoms as Amartya Sen (1999) observes, such as education, wellbeing, power, and education, can enhance one's strength in society and promote the development of social bonds, leading to more accumulated social capital that promotes

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James E. Cutting

: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann . Wundt , Wilhelm . 1910 . Grundzüge der physiologischen psychologie . 6th ed. Leipzig : Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann . Yerkes , Robert , and John D. Dodson , J. 1908 . “ The Relation of Strength of

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Patrick Keating

this response, I offer some critical queries regarding Berliner's chapters on narration and style. While admiring the book's considerable strengths, I suggest two alternative ways of thinking about the aesthetic value of unity, disunity, clarity, and

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Anxious Breath

An Autoethnographic Exploration of Non-binary Queerness, Vulnerability, and Recognition in Step Out

Lara Bochmann and Erin Hampson

both senses, being vulnerable is equated with frailty, openness, or helplessness, and thus is conceptualized as opposed to strength, agency, and power. It is evident that this dichotomy is limited and too simplistic, and our aim is to complicate this

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The Feel-Good Film

Genre Features and Emotional Rewards

Keyvan Sarkhosh and Winfried Menninghaus

participants’ recollections of past film viewing. For all the strengths of this method, any retrospection runs the risk of some loss and distortion of memory in a variety of dimensions ( Harris et al. 2005 ). Moreover, as past hedonic experiences often predict

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Jeffrey M. Zacks, Trevor Ponech, Jane Stadler, and Malcolm Turvey

photographic illusion” theory and gestures to the relative strengths of seeing-in and other competing theories, he endorses none. Rather, Turvey refers to the chastening effect of philosophical inquiry into cinema. His engagements with the big questions about

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Jessica Bay, Alaina Schempp, Daniela Schlütz, and R. Colin Tait

(Inés París and Daniela Fejerman, 2002) who “projects strength and character” (97). The third mode includes comedies that mock sexist attitudes such as Die, My Darling (Mar Targarona, 1996) in which an unapologetic womanizer receives his comeuppance