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Radical History Review (2015) 2015 (123): 60–86.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Elizabeth Mesok This article analyzes the gendered performances of American military women during the US-led occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan. Through an examination of Lioness teams and female engagement teams—all-female teams used to navigate “cultural norms,” present the US military as...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (129): 103–124.
Published: 01 October 2017
... relationship between the female body and national identity put women at the forefront of the cruise's cultural diplomacy efforts. The case of the Tarsus reveals how social identities, spaces, and histories are performatively constructed in the context of tourism and how these processes both reproduce and...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 144–171.
Published: 01 October 2018
... nonwhite roles and at the same time his versatility as someone who could model for any role, including female and/or white. As well as permitting Hunter some degree of creative control over his work, his approach garnered him considerable esteem among elite African Americans. They also admired Hunter’s...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 36–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
... an opportunity to examine the spectacle of the racialized female body in the construction of a multiracial modern Jamaican identity. “Glorifying the Jamaican Girl”: The “Ten Types – One People” Beauty Contest, Racialized Femininities, and Jamaican Nationalism Rochelle Rowe Jamaica...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (106): 47–69.
Published: 01 January 2010
... article focuses on the Palestinian art scene from 1948 onward, tracing the evolution of Palestinian art and symbols of war, resistance, and national identity in the works of artists such as Sliman Mansour and Naji Al-Ali. The article also assesses the representation of the female form and the significance...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (126): 107–121.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Carla Tsampiras In 1832, Lea, a twenty-six-year-old slave from the Graaff-Reinet district of Britain's Cape Colony, complained to the assistant protector of slaves that her female owner, Saartjie van der Merwe, had beaten her. Lea claimed that the beating had resulted in her having a miscarriage...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (126): 30–49.
Published: 01 October 2016
... to assassinate the emperor. Immediately after the Red Flag Incident, however, newspapers highlighted the four female socialists taken into custody, embroidering their stories with a variety of theatrical metaphors. Simultaneously, the gendered narratives allowed the radical political message to...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (136): 50–74.
Published: 01 January 2020
... relationships between Cubans and Nicaraguans affected the internationalist campaigns. First, the essay argues that state discourse expanded the idea of the New Man to include volunteering abroad, and cast female participants as moral agents of internationalism. Second, it analyzes the idea of revolutionary love...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 167–177.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the Cold War notion that female consumers' desires drive change, and that consumer society in general is fundamentally apolitical, operating best when it operates outside the realm of the state. Ultimately, I argue that neoliberal markets, conventional gender systems, and a misunderstanding of women's...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (73): 204–212.
Published: 01 January 1999
... and Gender: Female Factory Work in Germany, 1850-1914. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1996. $42.50 (cloth). Wendy Gamber, The Female Economy: The Milline y and Dressmaking Trades, 1860-2 930. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997. $16.95 (paper). Nancy L. Green...
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Radical History Review (1979) 1979 (20): 181–205.
Published: 01 May 1979
..., lived. John Humphrey, clearly a man with a strong sex drive and a desire for a large family, faced a dilemma: how could he preserve the pleasurable dimension of the sex act while avoiding its detrimental reproductive repercussions for the female? He studied primitive Malthusian...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (88): 68–82.
Published: 01 January 2004
... encountered was one of the most blatantly apologetic treat- ments of slavery in the book, and one of the most misogynistic and least sympathetic discussions of female slaves to be found in the modern literature on American slav- ery. Genovese crafts a discussion of...
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Radical History Review (1992) 1992 (52): 114–120.
Published: 01 January 1992
...- dominant in Western thought until "sometime in the eighteenth cen- tury" when, Laqueur claims, "sex as we know it was invented" (148). By this he means a two-sex model that posited absolute and immutable physiological differences between male and female. Laqueur finds special significance in the...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (71): 55–62.
Published: 01 May 1998
... female labor, reproductive capacity, and sexuality. Second, rule by patriarchs in family cells and lineages served as a fundamental metaphor of order and rule in the wider polity, in a kind of mirror- ing and fortifying effect. This organization of gender and power was buttressed by a social...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 51–75.
Published: 01 May 2001
... with the help of JBSC officials and ILGWU leaders examined the 2,000 male and 1,000 female workers. Over 90 percent of the exam- ined workers, all of whom volunteered for examination, were Jewish.1 The medical inspections produced two significant conclusions...
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Radical History Review (1992) 1992 (54): 153–157.
Published: 01 October 1992
... York: William MOHOW,19811, she described female same-sex love as a deep, affectionate bond between women, usually expressed in devoted companionship but not necessarily in sexual desire or fulfillment. Aware that the terms for describing intimate female relationships had altered with the...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (44): 152–158.
Published: 01 May 1989
... public and male institutional presence, the family is labeled as a private and female sphere, and the workplace is identified as the source of class consciousness. Inspired by E. P. Thompson and Herbert Gutman to study working-class culture, historians have broadened their field of inquiry to...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (126): 11–29.
Published: 01 October 2016
...: “I have (says he) under my care, about four hundred and fifty male prisoners, and nine females; and I Radical History Review Issue 126 (October 2016)  doi 10.1215/01636545-3594321 © 2016 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 11 12  Radical History Review could...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (88): 166–177.
Published: 01 January 2004
... whether we are female or male. Transgendered people do not have this luxury because they feel at odds with their birth assignments. Some might want to alter the body and gender they grew up with to the opposite body and gender pres- entation. In order to do that...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (43): 72–80.
Published: 01 January 1989
... Nazi policy-making by foregrounding the female Nazi militants. From this point of view, the chapters on those women whose organizations were more or less complicit with the Nazi regime are more coherent than those on the victims of the system. This is not least a function of the fact that...