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Susan Zimmermann

This study argues that the changing relationship between paid work, unpaid work and paid care work and social services, and the struggle over this relationship and its implications, constituted key factors in shaping the ‘state socialist’ gender regime in Hungary from 1949 to the 1980s. The study is based on a wealth of recent scholarship, original sources and Hungarian research conducted during the state socialist period. It tries to give a balanced and inclusive analysis of key elements of women’s and gender history in the state socialist project of ‘catching-up development’ in a semi-peripheral patriarchal society, pointing to constraints, challenges and results of this project. Due to the complex interaction of a variety of actors and factors impacting on and shaping the state socialist gender regime not all women were affected in the same way by state socialist politics and gender struggles. Women’s status and opportunities, as well as gender relations, differed according to class, ethnicity and economic sector. As a rule, the gender struggle over state socialist family and gender arrangements in Hungary sought to reduce or temper tensions and conflicts by avoiding substantial or direct attack against the privileges of men both within the home and elsewhere.

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Danger, Moral Opacity, and Outrage

Fear of Jihadism and the Terrorist Threat in Southern Mali

Tone Sommerfelt

of lower caste in the scheme of hereditary occupational status ( Amselle 1985 ). Also, the narrative that portrays Mali as occupying a strategic location in the region forms part of a broader anti-imperialist discourse that is popular among educated

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Too much time

Changing conceptions of boredom, progress, and the future among young men in urban Ethiopia, 2003–2015

Daniel Mains

, 2012a ), Ethiopian values concerning occupational status also played a significant role in causing un-employment. 2 Shuro is a flavorful chickpea sauce eaten with injera. It is inexpensive, and many families eat it at least once a day. 3 Because of

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Rethinking Adaptation

Emotions, Evolution, and Climate Change

Debra J. Davidson

Review ”. Perspectives in Psychological Sciences 9 ( 3 ): 245 – 274 . . 10.1177/1745691614527464 Collett , Jessica L. , and Omar Lizardo . 2010 . “ Occupational Status and the Experience of Anger