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Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
...10   CHAELRA MIYUNG JOO “She Became Our Strength” Female Athletes and (Trans)national Desires Wearing a skating costume of royal blue with a cascade of rhinestones falling down her back, Kim Yu-­na stood on the Olympic winner’s platform watch- ing the South Korean flag, the...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377641-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7764-1
... Chapter 3 "Complex Little Femmes" Adwomen and the Female Consumer The average woman Is there some way to stick her on a pin like a butterfly and to put her under a microscope? We've got to know more about her. -Christine Frederick "We've Got to Know More about Her...
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By Diego Armus
Published: 17 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394198-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9419-8
... ChApTer eighT % A Female Disease During much of the nineteenth century tuberculosis was shrouded in mys- tery; little or nothing was known about its origin or its victims. In medical and...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
Published: 31 October 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383277-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8327-7
... ∞ The Promised Land: A Genealogy of Female Internationalism In the history of Japan’s o≈cial contact with the West, Japanese women have played a minor role. A surprising number, however, emerge on the margins of the o≈cial encounters, serving over the past 150 years as...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397830-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9783-0
... Romance as Role Model: Early Female Performances of Orlando jilrioso and Gerusalemme liberata ERIC NICHOLSON The streets of Mantua, July 1566: a fight breaks out between retainers of...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-094
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
...Female Labor Migration from Sri Lanka to the Middle East Michele Ruth Gamburd Because of limited economic opportunities (in spite of the “open” economy), and in part a consequence of the ongoing ethnic conflict, 20 percent of Sri Lanka’s foreign earnings come from remittances from...
Published: 24 November 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382478-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8247-8
...Melissa Solomon The Female World of Exorcism and Displacement (Or, Relations between Women in Henry James's Nineteenth-Century The Portrait ofa Lady) hen Henry James introduces the sophisticated and mesmer• izingly intense Madame Merle to a likewise beautiful but W...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387763-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8776-3
... (U.S.A., 1949) hollywood’s female lawyer and family values (read with disclosure and legally blonde) Adam’s Rib is a classic courtroom comedy, released in 1949. Featuring a female lawyer representing a female defendant and arguing the case...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386827-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8682-7
... CATHERINE SALMON AND SUSAN CLERC ‘‘Ladies Love Wrestling, Too Female Wrestling Fans Online ‘‘ adies Love Wrestling, Too’’ is the name of a Web ring (2001), one of dozens that connect Web sites of female wrestling fans.1 Girls and L women are not the audience explicitly...
Published: 21 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387701-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8770-1
...ChapterThree tricking the tricks: violence and vice among black female criminals She would rob any white man who went with her; they might send her to prison for it, but after she came out she would continue to play the game...
Published: 21 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387701-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8770-1
...Chapter Four roughneck women, pale representations, and dark crimes: black female criminals and popular culture James Denny of Pine st., above 23rd, was held up by two colored Amazons last night at Juniper and South sts., and robbed of...
Published: 21 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387701-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8770-1
...Conclusion ‘‘she was born in this prison black female crime, past and present A56 colored female died at 4 pm ‘‘she was Born in this prison’’ was 27 years of age the body was taken by her friends. —Michael Cassidy, Eastern State Penitentiary, Warden’s...
Published: 02 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383376-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8337-6
... Everygirl. —Tony Kanal, No Doubt bassist∞ GAYLE WALD Q JUST A GIRL? ROCK MUSIC, FEMINISM, AND THE CULTURAL CONSTRUCTION OF FEMALE YOUTH It would have been di≈cult to tune in to a U.S. Top 40 radio station for very long during summer and fall 1996 without hearing at least one iteration of...
Published: 19 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383437-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8343-7
...HHHPART I CANONS Separate Spheres, Female Worlds, Woman’s Place: The Rhetoric of Women’s History LINDA K. KERBER In no country has such constant care been taken as in America to trace two clearly distinct lines of action...
Published: 10 October 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385097-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8509-7
... 2 Colonial Legacies, Gender Identity, and Black Female Writing in the Diaspora...
Published: 09 September 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381884-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8188-4
... :Female Jlaves SEX ROLES AND STATUS IN THE ANTEBELLUM PLANTATION SOUTH DEBORAH GRAY WHITE CJ)eborah gray White is Professor of History and Africana Studies at Rutgers University. Herfirst book...
Published: 10 February 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393429-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9342-9
... chapter 4 Traveling Ladies neoliberalism and the female athlete The climax of the South Korean blockbuster monster flick Koemul∞ presents a final human...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399872-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9987-2
... SIX Anomaly or "Fascist Delusion of Female Autonomy"? Pabst's Neuberin Film Komodianten Strictly speaking, Pabst's Komodianten 1 (1941) is not a Genius film.2 It is a biography of actress Caroline Neuber (1697-1760), known...
Published: 01 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386551-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8655-1
... CHAPTER 13 The Future of Female Sexuality Ownership and property are doubtless quite foreign to the feminine. At least sexually. But not nearness. Nearness so pronounced that it makes all...