Gender Studies

Women and the Great War: Femininity under Fire in Italy by A. Belzer

By A. Belzer

Drawing on either wartime discourse approximately ladies and the voices of person ladies dwelling on the Italian entrance, Allison Belzer analyzes how ladies participated within the nice conflict and the way it affected them. the good battle reworked ladies into purveyors and recipients of a brand new female excellent that emphasised their prestige as nationwide electorate. even if Italian girls didn't achieve the vote, they did stumble upon a much less empowering type of lady citizenship simply after the battle ended with Mussolini's Fascism. as a result nice warfare, many girls seized the chance to take part in a society that endured to acknowledge them as guardians of the nation.

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Jungen und Gesundheit: Ein interdisziplinäres Handbuch für by Bernhard J. M. Stier,Reinhard Winter

By Bernhard J. M. Stier,Reinhard Winter

Die gesundheitliche Lage von Jungen ist in vielen Bereichen prekär. Gleichwohl wird diese Tatsache kaum reflektiert oder fachlich berücksichtigt. Erstmalig wird nun ein umfassender Überblick über Themen der Jungengesundheit aus den drei relevanten Perspektiven - medizinisch, psychisch und sozial - gegeben. Das Buch vermittelt das breite Themenspektrum der Jungengesundheit fundiert und ermöglicht es Fachleuten aus verschiedenen Berufsgruppen, sich damit auch fachübergreifend befassen zu können. Es gibt Anstöße, den Umgang mit der Thematik Jungengesundheit zu qualifizieren, um Jungen eine angemessene Versorgung zu bieten.

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Sexarbeit als transnationale Zone der Prekarität: by Maritza Le Breton

By Maritza Le Breton

Migrierende Sexarbeiterinnen im Spannungsfeld von Gewalterfahrungen und Handlungsoptionen
With a spotlight at the tracking, examine and modelling of interactions among the weather, water cycle, and aquatic environment, this quantity takes a multidisciplinary process in to spotlight the environmentally sound administration of mountain watersheds.

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Ruling Women, Volume 1: Government, Virtue, and the Female by Derval Conroy

By Derval Conroy

Ruling girls is the 1st research of its type dedicated to an research of the controversy relating govt through ladies in seventeenth-century France. Drawing on quite a lot of political, feminist and dramatic texts, Conroy units out to illustrate that the dominant discourse which upholds patriarchy on the time is often in clash with substitute discourses which body gynæcocracy as a possible, and laudable fact, and which reconfigure (wittingly or unwittingly) the normative paradigm of male authority. imperative to the argument is an research of ways the discourse which constructs executive as a male prerogative with ease implodes whilst juxtaposed with the conventional political discourse of advantage ethics. In govt, advantage, and the feminine Prince in Seventeenth-Century France, the 1st quantity of the two-volume learn, the writer examines the dominant discourse which excludes ladies from political authority earlier than turning to the configuration of girls and rulership within the pro-woman and egalitarian discourses of the interval. hugely readable and interesting, Conroy’s paintings will attract these attracted to the background of girls in political notion and the heritage of feminism, as well as students of seventeenth-century literature and historical past of ideas.

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Homosexualität_en und Alter(n): Ergebnisse aus Forschung und by Ralf Lottmann,Rüdiger Lautmann,María do Mar Castro Varela

By Ralf Lottmann,Rüdiger Lautmann,María do Mar Castro Varela

Dieser Band liefert vielfältige Beiträge, die zeigen, inwiefern ein ‚anderer Blick‘ auf das Alter(n) nicht nur für ältere Lesben und Schwule anregend sein kann. Die Autor_innen diskutieren die Hetero- bzw. Asexualisierung des Alters u.a. durch Versorgungseinrichtungen und zeigen neue Wege auf, wie Individualität und Vielfalt auch im regulate und in der Pflege besser berücksichtigt werden können. Ziel des Sammelbandes ist es, eine vertiefte Auseinandersetzung zum Thema Alter(n) und gleichgeschlechtliche Lebensweisen in Theorie und Praxis anzuregen. Dazu werden theoretische Analysen, empirische Studien als auch Beiträge aus der Praxis vorgestellt. Ein Schwerpunkt hierbei sind Wohnformen für das Alter.

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Gay Men at the Movies: Film reception, cinema going and the by Scott McKinnon

By Scott McKinnon

Cinema has lengthy performed a huge position within the formation of group between marginalized teams, and this publication information that strategy for homosexual males in Sydney, Australia from the Fifties to the current. Scott McKinnon builds the ebook from quite a few resources, together with movie stories, media reviews, own memoirs, oral histories, and a notable diversity of flicks, all deployed to respond to the query of ways to appreciate cinemagoing as a second of connection to neighborhood and identity—how the event of seeing those motion pictures and being a part of an viewers helped to construct a neighborhood one of the homosexual males of Sydney within the period.

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Im Transit: Transnationalisierungsprozesse in der by Carola Bauschke-Urban

By Carola Bauschke-Urban

Im Transit ist eine subjektorientierte examine von Transnationalisierungsprozessen in der Wissenschaft. In dieser explorativen Studie werden das Lehr- und Lernsetting eines außergewöhnlichen Rahmen-Experiments zur Transnationalisierung der Wissenschaft und die biographischen Selbstkonstruktionen von transnational mobilen Wissenschaftlerinnen analysiert. Die theoretische Reflexion bezieht sich auf Globalisierungsprozesse in der Wissenschaft sowie auf die Entwicklung transnationaler Bildungsräume und diskutiert in diesem Zusammenhang postkoloniale theoretische Positionen und ihre Grenzen sowie den Zusammenhang von Transnationalisierung und Intersektionalität.

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The Politics of Fashion in Eighteenth-Century America by Kate Haulman

By Kate Haulman

In eighteenth-century the United States, type served as a domain of contests over a variety of different types of gendered energy. right here, Kate Haulman explores how and why fashion--both as an idea and because the altering kind of own adornment--linked gender kinfolk, social order, trade, and political authority in the course of a time whilst conventional hierarchies have been in flux.

In the see-and-be-seen port towns of Boston, ny, Philadelphia, and Charleston, style, a sort of energy and contrast, was once conceptually feminized but pursued via either women and men throughout type ranks. Haulman indicates that elite women and men in those towns depended on style to give their prestige but in addition tried to undercut its skill to take action for others. Disdain for others' fashionability used to be a method of safeguarding social place in towns the place the modes of gown have been rather fluid and the way to keep gender hierarchy in a global during which women's strength as shoppers was once increasing. matters over gendered energy expressed via model in costume, Haulman unearths, formed the revolutionary-era struggles of the 1760s and 1770s, encouraged nationwide political debates, and helped to safe the exclusions of the hot political order.

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