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Let Them Be Normal and Date: Muslim American Undergraduate Women in Sexualized Campus Culture

Shabana Mir

in Muslim American Women on Campus: Undergraduate Social Life and Identity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469610788
eISBN:
9781469612614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469610788.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter shows how Muslim American women constructed normal, different, and fusion identities with reference to sexual and gendered behavior. Muslim women forged public and private gendered and ... More


A Chorus of Voices: Women and Collaboration

Vera John-Steiner

in Creative Collaboration

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195307702
eISBN:
9780199847587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307702.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter explores the role of women in collaboration: whether collaboration is a more congenial mode of production for women, how widespread the female commitment really is, and if it is ... More


“Mom, Can We Talk about Sex?”: Daughters and Sexuality

Michele Tracy Berger

in Black Women's Health: Paths to Wellness for Mothers and Daughters

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479828524
eISBN:
9781479845422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479828524.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

What are the things that daughters would most like to know about relationships, intimacy, and sexuality from their mothers and adult female figures? What is the social landscape regarding sexuality ... More


1930S Containment: Identity By State Dictate

Daniel Hurewitz

in Bohemian Los Angeles: and the Making of Modern Politics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520249257
eISBN:
9780520941694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249257.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

While Edendale’s arts community focused on sustaining independent artistic expression, the involvement of the federal government politicized art-making dramatically and narrowed the range of ... More


Gender Deviants

Jesus Ramirez-Valles

in Compañeros: Latino Activists in the Face of AIDS

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036446
eISBN:
9780252093470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036446.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explores compañeros' experiences of stigmatization related to their nonconforming gender behavior. Collectively, the life stories show that childhood is the period in which most ... More


Faith Off the Field: Negotiating Gender at Home

Annie Blazer

in Playing for God: Evangelical Women and the Unintended Consequences of Sports Ministry

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479898015
eISBN:
9781479838820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479898015.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores how Christian athletes negotiate evangelical marriage practices while still maintaining athletic careers and how they use their experiences as athletes to reflect on, ... More


True Crime and the Troubled Gendering of Modernity

Louise McReynolds

in Murder Most Russian: True Crime and Punishment in Late Imperial Russia

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451454
eISBN:
9780801465901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451454.003.0009
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter focuses on the sensationalism of true crime and the effect of modernity to gendered norms in post-1905 Russia. The increasing intertextuality of true crime helped shape the evolving ... More


Prosecuting Female-Female Sex in Bourbon Quito

Chad Thomas Black

in Sexuality and the Unnatural in Colonial Latin America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520288140
eISBN:
9780520963184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288140.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter presents two cases of female sodomitical relationships to highlight how the “unnatural” female sodomy—though underreported and frequently dismissed by colonial authorities—was not ... More


Emotional Dissonance: Adults Mourn Losses, Their Children Look Forward

Marion Kaplan

in Hitler's Jewish Refugees: Hope and Anxiety in Portugal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780300244250
eISBN:
9780300249507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300244250.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines Jewish refugees' responses to life in Portugal. Portugal offered adult refugees the space and time to look back with sadness. Adults felt intense dismay as they lingered between ... More


Wearing Gender on One’s Sleeve: Cross-Dressing in Ángela de Azevedo’s El muerto disimulado

Judith G. Caballero

in Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190256555
eISBN:
9780190256579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190256555.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

In comedias, the other characters’ acceptance of the cross-dresser as a member of the opposite sex is still typically dismissed as a mere theatrical device to advance the storyline. Yet, in the ... More


Troubled Man: Limitations of the Masculinity Solution

Damien M. Sojoyner

in First Strike: Educational Enclosures in Black Los Angeles

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780816697533
eISBN:
9781452955230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816697533.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The fourth chapter presents the harsh realities that young Black men face in the gendered social hierarchy that presents a very limited set of, often problematic, solutions as models. Situated ... More


The Sentimental Novel and the Seductions of Postcolonial Imitation

Karen A. Weyler

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 5: The American Novel to 1870

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195385359
eISBN:
9780190252786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195385359.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter focuses on the history of the sentimental novel and its fascination with family, courtship, seduction, and marriage. It begins by citing two works that were influential in the formation ... More


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