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The Biologically Vulnerable Boy

Framing Sex Differences in Childhood Infectious Disease Mortality

Heather T. Battles

eighteenth century] .” SVEC 2003 , no. 1 : 185 – 219 . Théré , Christine , and Jean-Marc Rohrbasser . 2006 . “ Facing Death in the Early Days of Life: Inequality Between the Sexes in Enlightenment Demographic Thought .” History of the Family 11

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Becoming a Gentleman

Adolescence, Chivalry, and Turn-of-the-Century Youth Movements

Kent Baxter

the unique reception of chivalry in America. As John Fraser has noted in America and the Patterns of Chivalry , “the history of nineteenth-century America could be seen as a progressive overlaying of Enlightenment common sense by chivalric romanticism

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The Schoolboy Sports Story

A Phenomenon and a Period Distinctive in the Cultural History of America

R.W. (Bob) Reising

validated that enlightenment cannot escape any reader poring over its carefully crafted pages. While not a perfect book, it is, clearly, a valuable one. Part One traces the evolution of Patten from a self-confessed “insecure boy” (3) to an accomplished

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“This Is My Story”

The Reclaiming of Girls’ Education Discourses in Malala Yousafzai’s Autobiography

Rosie Walters

that “functions as the closest textual version of the political ideology of individualism,” and therefore, “is gendered as ‘male’” ( Gilmore 1994: 1 ). The autobiographical “I” is tied closely to an Enlightenment understanding of the self: “[A]ll ‘I

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Guiding Girls

Neoliberal Governance and Government Educational Resource Manuals in Canada

Lisa Smith and Stephanie Paterson

of tomorrow, not of the present, functions much like colonialism: it operates through regulatory practices aimed at civilizing the primitive through a process of enlightenment. (2011: 79) Thus, 4 Girls Only reminds the reader that Manitoba needs