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Conditional Freedom

A Portrait of Young Men's Sense of Belonging to the Street in Maputo, Mozambique

Andrea Moreira

exception of a few individuals in the group, all of them had been sent to prison at least once. For the majority of my interlocutors, days were spent sitting in the shade, chatting, smoking, and drinking, with occasional hustles for money. The market in

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Technologies of Nonviolence

Ethical Participatory Visual Research with Girls

Astrid Treffry-Goatley, Lisa Wiebesiek, Naydene de Lange, and Relebohile Moletsane

Girl raped on way to store. Cries as boy drags her off. Her mother calls police and they imprison perpetrator. Untitled Boys harass a girl, suggesting that she is fat and not a virgin. She walks off crying. Untitled Three students pool their money and

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A Social Negotiation of Hope

Male West African Youth, ‘Waithood’ and the Pursuit of Social Becoming through Football

Christian Ungruhe and James Esson

industry through cases known as football trafficking ( Esson 2015b ). In some cases, after handing over money to individuals claiming to be football agents, players are transferred internationally to clubs and placed on exploitative contracts. In other

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The New Girl Loves Chemistry

The Story of a Forgotten Era

Katherine Darvesh

, all of a sudden, monies previously earmarked solely for boys’ schools were now allocated partly to girls’ schools. To redirect some of this endowment money represented a major achievement by key figures such as the young assistant commissioner, James

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The Concept of Sentimental Boyhood

The Emotional Education of Boys in Mexico during the Early Porfiriato, 1876–1884

Carlos Zúñiga Nieto

Spain, Estrada Zenea promoted elementary education for boys. In the fall of 1873, Colso Acevedo, the director of the Atheneum of Youth association, and Estrada Zenea arranged for the child singer Romeo Dionesi to give a performance to raise money for a

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Narratives of Ambivalence

The Ethics of Vulnerability and Agency in Research with Girls in the Sex Trade

Alexandra Ricard-Guay and Myriam Denov

being in financial control. It’s almost seen as something good in society. The girl, she works, she does it well, she has a lot of money, she is beautiful, she is young. That’s what society wants from girls. It’s society and the images of the women that

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When Jackie Coogan Had His Hair Cut

Masculinity, Maturity, and the Movies in the 1920s

Peter W. Lee

. “Coogan picture brought no extra money,” reported one Chicagoan, describing his take as “average” (Anonymous. “$30,000 for ‘Beau Geste’ in Chi, At Auditorium, 3,000, $1.50 Tops.” 1927: 7). In Los Angeles, a 10-day run failed to generate $5,000 (Anonymous

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Miley, What’s Good?

Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda, Instagram Reproductions, and Viral Memetic Violence

Aria S. Halliday

Black women’s bodies to get likes, shares, and, eventually, money. 2 Although lacking an intersectional critique of how women of color are represented in mass media, Gaye Tuchman (1978) , too, points to how tokenized representation has an impact on the

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Guiding Girls

Neoliberal Governance and Government Educational Resource Manuals in Canada

Lisa Smith and Stephanie Paterson

the conduct of close female friends and family. They identify the dangers of deviating from expectations regarding healthy and responsible lifestyle choices such as the pitfalls of poor money management and drug and alcohol use and stress the

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Mercedes González de la Rocha and Agustín Escobar Latapí

individual benefits, and mothers are repeatedly told to use that money to cover food, clothes, shoes, and the school costs of the child in whose name the benefit is made. At the end of 1997 there were 500,000 households enrolled in the program. The number