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Left Behind by COVID-19

Experiences of “Left-Behind” Girls in Rural China

Jue Wang

adjustment for many families, but for some girls in the rural part of China where I conducted my fieldwork, these online education changes that came with the pandemic aggravated pre-existing patterns of physical punishment of girls, which reflect gendered

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Education and Change in the Late Ottoman Empire and Turkey

Space, Time, and Text

Benjamin C. Fortna

” ( Falaka ) in 1917 that depicts the hoca as an ignorant bumpkin whose menace is symbolized by the dreaded device that bound the unfortunate pupil’s legs so that the soles of his feet could be beaten. 15 Ahmed Rasım’s short stories “Physical Punishment in

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Book Reviews

Jeremy Schonfield, Alinda Damsma, and Marc Saperstein

sovereignty, but rather to a rod used for physical punishment; what is emphasized here and throughout the book is not a golden age in the past or future, but the calamities of Jewish life throughout the period of exile. (The Spanish translation of 1927 is

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Kinship among the Ġorbat of Babol

How an Anthropology of Childhood Reveals Kinship Structure

Mitra Asfari

words, symbolic offenses turn out to be highly efficient ( Austin 1962 ), while physical punishment gradually loses its efficiency. Despite this highly conflictual relationship, Ġorbat children stay with certain women and work for them every day. The

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Putting Anthropology into Global Health

A Century of Anti–Human African Trypanosomiasis Campaigns in Angola

Jorge Varanda and Josenando Théophile

-screening. Attendance was mandatory. Absence meant physical punishment for the local chief and/or for the absentees. By the 1950s, the usual examination process consisted in the capturing of personal and physical data, and the provision of a physical exam that started

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Doing bizness

Migrant smuggling and everyday life in the Maghreb

Line Richter

arrival. The police uphold law and order in the ghetto, and ensure the newly arrived pay their taxes and fines. The law of the ghetto is a codex that cannot be transgressed. If it is, the transgressor pays a fine or gets a physical punishment. If a Malian

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Cameroon's Schools

Sites of Sexual, Physical, and Psychological Violence Against Girls

Linda Silim Moundene

) experienced by girls includes physical punishment, sexual violence, harassment, and the verbal violence of being insulted and shouted at (Tamgwe 2021. As Sandra Nambangi (2020) notes, girls are also exposed to such violence in the family environment

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Charlatans and Fraudsters

Spiritual Healing and the Discourse of Piety and Order in Egypt

Sohayla El Fakahany

problems. This conflict gains prominence when individuals explore spiritual and alternative practices, and in extreme cases, they may face excommunication, carrying legal and social consequences. The exercise of power extends beyond physical punishment to

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Student-Led Cricket Matches as a Product of Coaching/Mentoring

An Autoethnographic Account

Kieran James and Simon Elliott

observed major social change since then, with Morrison's style becoming more widespread and the hypermasculine, harsh, authoritarian style being phased out as older teachers retire. Physical punishment is no longer allowed, and rigid gender roles and gender

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Halaqas, relational subjects, and revolutionary committees in Syria

Charlotte Al-Khalili

preacher—and with school lessons ( muhadara ), wherein students are not allowed to speak, physical punishments are in order, and pupils are taught in a strict hierarchical way not dissimilar to the military. This hierarchy reproduces the regime