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Sharon A. Kowalsky

physical movement of scholars for research, while online teaching and gatherings have shown both the opportunities and limits of technology for transmitting knowledge and building relationships. As we sit isolated and under quarantine, the international

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Ioana Cîrstocea

expressing their gratitude and enthusiasm: “This is really magic … a technical witchcraft!” 47 By making available computers, internet technology, and training, the program implemented Snitow's vision of a map traversed by links connecting ECE women

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Public Health in Eastern Europe

Visible Modernization and Elusive Gender Transformation

Evguenia Davidova

using similar technologies to impose European public health norms. There are several common strands between the two books under review. First, both argue cogently that public health issues were central to modern nation and state building. Second, both

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Selin Çağatay, Olesya Khromeychuk, Stanimir Panayotov, Zlatina Bogdanova, Margarita Karamihova, and Angelina Vacheva

) also contributed to their exclusion. In contrast, the Poles from the second wave—the postsocialism migrants—did not perceive any threat against their Polish identity. These migrants kept regular contacts with Poland by using the new technologies. Eager

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Migration, Empire, and Liminality

Sex Trade in the Borderlands of Europe

Tracie L. Wilson

technologies and other modernizing processes. 34 Such cases were usually labeled as Mädchenhandel in German or handel dziewczętami in Polish, which literally translate as “trade in girls.” Finding an adequate term in English is challenging. In the early

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Maria Bucur, Alexandra Ghit, Ayşe Durakbaşa, Ivana Pantelić, Rochelle Goldberg Ruthchild, Elizabeth A. Wood, Anna Müller, Galina Goncharova, Zorana Antonijević, Katarzyna Sierakowska, Andrea Feldman, Maria Kokkinou, Alexandra Zavos, Marija M. Bulatović, Siobhán Hearne, and Rayna Gavrilova

to reproductive technologies. I had a hard time taking seriously an essay that starts with “reproductive technologies have been a matter of feminist concern for over thirty years,” when a rich historiography on this issue puts the concern of feminists

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Masculinity on Stage

Dueling in the Greek Capital, 1870–1918

Dimitra Vassiliadou

Republican Manhood in the Third Republic,” Journal of Contemporary History 25, nos. 2–3 (1990): 365–377, ; and Pablo Piccato, “Politics and the Technology of Honor: Dueling in Turn-of-the-Century Mexico,” Journal of

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Stiletto Socialism

Social Class, Dressing Up, and Women's Self-Positioning in Socialist Slovenia

Polona Sitar

Socialist Yugoslavia (Washington DC: New Academia, 2010); Patterson, Bought & Sold . 3 Polona Sitar, “‘The Right Step towards a Woman's Satisfaction?’: Washing Machine as a New Piece of Technology and the Construction of the Role of Women as Housewives

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A Gloomy Carnival of Freedom

Sex, Gender, and Emotions among Polish Displaced Person in the Aftermath of World War II

Katarzyna Nowak

conducting medical examinations among the women in the camp. 61 This example illustrates how the elites used DP camps as a technology of power, facilitating control over refugees’ bodies. In another camp, in Heidelberg, an inmate called Wiśniewski was