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James Marten

this emerges in Cox’s work. Yet one also reads of an absolute lack of agency among a significant portion of boy soldiers, who went into the military to serve others’ purposes, not their own. Although the effort to place boys’ military service in a much

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Gargi Gangopadhyay

architect who specialized in designing churches. 24 Such elaborate constructions (other examples included the Hindu College and Duff’s Institution, which sported Gothic pillars and Western façades) stood in absolute contrast to the village pathshala s: for

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Heather Fitzsimmons Frey

Newcastle along with the diaries she kept throughout her life. My approach attempts to sidestep that power differential through an intentional willingness to—as Patti Lather puts it—“get lost” (2008: 219). She argues in favor of letting “absolute knowledge

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Haifaa Majadly and Aharon Geva-Kleinberger

spoken in multiple dialects also raise the question as to whether and how the grammar of the classical language should be taught. 1 Teaching classical Arabic grammar can be problematic, as Arabic grammar is sometimes presented as absolute and fixed

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The Biologically Vulnerable Boy

Framing Sex Differences in Childhood Infectious Disease Mortality

Heather T. Battles

constructivist approach recognizes that scientific knowledge is the product of human social activity and that biological models are not absolute reality (see Fausto-Sterling 1985: 212 ; Latour and Woolgar 1979 ; Wright 1988 ). As used here, this approach does

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Denis Vuka

, communicates information pertaining to the mobilization of the national community in the late nineteenth century. Shown from the perspective of the leader, the absolute protagonist, it symbolizes the unanimous will of the people to form a united front against

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Contemporary Girls Studies

Reflections on the Inaugural International Girls Studies Association Conference

Victoria Cann, Sarah Godfrey, and Helen Warner

absolute conviction that the lives, experiences, histories, stories, and voices of girls must be more fully included in our scholarship. Rozena Maart offered a powerful reminder of the white supremacy that punctuates all academic interrogation into girls

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“Presentism” Versus “Path Dependence”?

Reflections on the Second World War in Russian Textbooks of the 1990s

Serguey Ehrlich

Soviet soldiers died, the absolute majority of whom were sons of Russia,” 13 another textbook anachronistically names the Soviet Union as “Russia” 14 (a common enough mistake in Western textbooks, but highly inappropriate in Russian textbooks

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Teaching National Identity and Alterity

Nineteenth Century American Primary School Geography Textbooks

Bahar Gürsel

by earthquakes in the region, which they present as a manifestation of nature’s superiority over humans. 51 In brief, South America, in absolute contrast to “developed and civilized” North America, is depicted as an untamed territory whose

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Jennifer Dodge, Richard Holtzman, Merlijn van Hulst, and Dvora Yanow

’ minds, rather than imposing his own meaning on what they told him; and William Perry (1970) , whose research revealed the hidden curriculum of undergraduate education which worked to move first-year students from their absolute beliefs in a world of