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Family Dynamics and Social Practice Theories: An Investigation of Daily Practices Related to Food, Mobility, Energy Consumption, and Tourism

Françoise Bartiaux and Luis Reátegui Salmón

Based on empirical data on “green” practices according to household size, this article questions the role, if any, given to close personal relationships by social practice theories in sustaining or not daily life practices. Data are mainly drawn from an Internet survey conducted in Belgium in 2006 by WWF-Belgium on daily practices, related to food, energy consumption, mobility, and tourism. Results show that smaller households carry out more numerous “green” practices than larger ones. The concluding discussion underlines the relevance of including social interactions—namely within the household—into the conceptual framework derived from the social theories of practices, to take into account the rearticulating role of social interactions and domestic power claims when carrying out a practice or a set of practices, and when changing it.

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Becoming an Agricultural Growth Corridor

African Megaprojects at a Situated Scale

Serena Stein and Marc Kalina

.1080/03066150.2017.1377185 . 10.1080/03066150.2017.1377185 Fair , Denis . 1989 . “ Mozambique: The Beira, Maputo and Nacala corridors .” Africa Insight 19 ( 1 ): 21 – 27 . Fairbairn , Madeleine . 2013 . “ Indirect Dispossession: Domestic Power Imbalances and Foreign

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“Home Is Home No Longer”

Political Struggle in the Domestic Sphere in Postarmistice Hungary, 1919-1922

Emily R. Gioielli

, and one that engaged women in the fight. Because the bourgeoisie, and particularly bourgeois women, so closely tied their identity to their domestic power, reconquering the domestic sphere by removing the remnants of bolshevism was an important element

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“The Fourth Reich Is Here”

An Exploration of Populist Depictions of the European Union as a German Plot to Take Over Europe

Julian Pänke

instrumentalized and manipulated by national-populist actors for gains in domestic power games and help to explain why populist media discourses depicting the eu as a German plot resonate so well. These dynamics constitute a German leadership paradox that is hard

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The Persistence of Poetic Realism in French Cinema of the Occupation

Barry Nevin

the other, which collectively opened the relationship between masculinity and domestic power to question. See Kristen Stromberg Childers, Fathers, Families, and the State in France, 1914–1945 (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2003), 112