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Women’S Impact On Cooking Culture During The Great Depression: Limited To Being A Homemaker, Unlimited In Their Authority On Nutrition In Their Communities, Michelle Molina 2020 University of Washington Tacoma

Women’S Impact On Cooking Culture During The Great Depression: Limited To Being A Homemaker, Unlimited In Their Authority On Nutrition In Their Communities, Michelle Molina

History Undergraduate Theses

This paper examines American cooking culture of the Great Depression, as the impact it had on everyday people’s diet was much greater than one may initially think. By analyzing interviews, photographs, and newspaper advertisements, and conducting archival research, I illuminate the public history of the Great Depression’s impact on diet and the roles women played during it. The existing scholarship on the Great Depression typically focuses on the relief efforts made to help people affected by this economic downturn, but this paper will focus more specifically on the cooking culture that involved women during this desperate time. Harsh ...


Exploring Community Supports For South Asian Women Experiencing Domestic Violence: Narratives From Survivors, Cody Thompson, Ankita Deka, PhD 2020 Augsburg University

Exploring Community Supports For South Asian Women Experiencing Domestic Violence: Narratives From Survivors, Cody Thompson, Ankita Deka, Phd

The Macksey Journal

The prevalence of domestic violence (DV) is higher among South Asian population living in the US as compared to the general population. For example, in the US, the lifetime prevalence of DV is around 20% (Devries et al., 2013), however, within the South Asian population domestic violence, accounting for physical and sexual abuse, is a staggering 40% (Mahapatra, 2012; Raj & Silverman, 2002). This research study explores the lived experiences, supports, barriers, and access to services among South Asian survivors of domestic violence. Using an in-depth interviewing method with eight women, this study explores the cultural, social, financial, immigration related barriers ...


A Dream Fulfilled By Some...The Social Injustices Of In Vitro Fertilization, Briana Hocker 2020 Alvernia University

A Dream Fulfilled By Some...The Social Injustices Of In Vitro Fertilization, Briana Hocker

The Macksey Journal

Conception is a dream sought by many parents as infertility has plagued some women, yet this goal can be obtained through In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). This article will explore the reasons as to why this dream is not always fulfilled due to society. Many parents are turned away from Artificial Reproductive Technologies (ART), such as IVF, due to income, sexuality, and the lack of insurance coverage. Only the affluent can afford this procedure because of the hefty price tag(s) and obstacles that accompany IVF, such as not being available to single women or same sex couples. Lastly, most state ...


The Stain Of Slavery On The Black Women's Body And The Development Gynecology: Historical Trauma Of A Black Women's Body, Maia A. Hill 2020 The Pennsylvania State University

The Stain Of Slavery On The Black Women's Body And The Development Gynecology: Historical Trauma Of A Black Women's Body, Maia A. Hill

The Macksey Journal

It was 1419 when the transatlantic slave trade would begin the stripping of black womanhood, by 1650 becoming the slave masters sex object on the plantation, and in 1840 to the surgical table where they were experimental subjects of medical doctors for the development of women reproduction health also known as Gynecology. Anarcha, Lucy, and Betsy were the first women experimented on under the racist ideology that was produced by scientist stating that black bodies are “super bodies” when it comes to pain. Transgenerational trauma has left the black “painless” bodies of women isolated from proper medical treatment in women ...


Stickiness As Methodological Condition, Cala Coats 2020 Arizona State University

Stickiness As Methodological Condition, Cala Coats

Journal of Social Theory in Art Education

Stickiness is introduced as a cultural concept, affective condition, and performative practice. The author suggests a process of methodological conditioning rooted in responsiveness and attunement in response to shared vulnerability embedded in precarity. Drawing from Felix Guattari’s ethico-aesthetic paradigm, new materialisms, and affect theory, the author invites readers to engage with a narrative score as an aesthetic pedagogical exercise. The score and additional provocations act as creative material for connective and collective performances tracing and creating encounters across time and space.


Precarity In Feminism And Feminist Art Education: Decentering Whiteness Through Reproductive Justice Activism, Michelle Bae-Dimitriadis, Olga Ivashkevich 2020 The Pennsylvania State University

Precarity In Feminism And Feminist Art Education: Decentering Whiteness Through Reproductive Justice Activism, Michelle Bae-Dimitriadis, Olga Ivashkevich

Journal of Social Theory in Art Education

The article addresses precarity in mainstream feminism and feminist art education as a systemic dismissal and exclusion of the critical concerns and voices by disenfranchised women of color from its narratives and agendas. It draws on a case of the reproductive justice feminist activism to illustrate how the mainstream pro-choice feminist movement neglected the urgent and often life threatening reproductive concerns by Black, Brown, Indigenous and immigrant women, which led to an establishment of the reproductive justice coalitions by activists of color. The reproductive justice movement is an important call to action to challenge and decenter Whiteness in mainstream feminism ...


Historically Informed Nursing In The Time Of Reconciliation, Sylvane Filice, Michelle Spadoni, Patricia Sevean, Sally Dampier 2020 Lakehead University

Historically Informed Nursing In The Time Of Reconciliation, Sylvane Filice, Michelle Spadoni, Patricia Sevean, Sally Dampier

Quality Advancement in Nursing Education - Avancées en formation infirmière

In this article, the authors offer that the 2017 publication of Dr Sonya Grypma’s article entitled Historically informed nursing the untapped potential of nursing education was the catalyst for discussion of how historical content is addressed in nursing curricula and how it should be further enhanced. It offers perspectives on approaches used in undergraduate education to incorporate history in nursing curricula. Additionally, it suggests envisioning historically informed nursing through a relational lens. It will be of interest to readers as the area of pedagogy of historically informed nursing in the global environment of today is an urgent discussion in ...


Perceptions Of Women Versus Men In Matter Of Women’S Health, Catherine Parylo 2020 State University of New York College at Brockport

Perceptions Of Women Versus Men In Matter Of Women’S Health, Catherine Parylo

Senior Honors Theses

Inequalities between men and women within political and health spheres have greatly impacted the way voting aged citizens perceive particular political messages. This is quite apparent within the context of controversial reproductive health issues, such as access to abortion or specific birth control methods. By surveying voting aged, male and female college students from both major American political parties on their perceptions of messages spoken by either traditionally feminine or masculine voices, some of these deeply ingrained biases were revealed. Although speaking the same message of either a very liberal-leaning view on abortion and birth control, or a very conservative ...


'We Felt The Imprisonment Of Being A Girl': Uncanny Male Gaze In The Virgin Suicides, Sarah G. Fiore 2020 University of Rhode Island

'We Felt The Imprisonment Of Being A Girl': Uncanny Male Gaze In The Virgin Suicides, Sarah G. Fiore

The Macksey Journal

In Jeffrey Eugenides’ The Virgin Suicides, a choral voice of adolescent boys voyeuristically observes and romanticizes the repeated suicide attempts and personal tragedies of the Lisbon sisters. However, simultaneous to this fetishizing voice is one which suggests the boys’ uncanny sense of familiarity surrounding the girls. As the boys eerily state,“We felt the imprisonment of being a girl” (Eugenides 43). In The Uncanny, Sigmund Freud describes the so-called uncanny experience as one which presents a familiar instinct which has only become unfamiliar through repression (Freud 241). Thus, in a Freudian psychoanalytic reading of the text, the boys experience the ...


Not Your Average Rose: Cultural Inversion In Pizan’S 'City Of Ladies', Alex Donley 2020 Liberty University

Not Your Average Rose: Cultural Inversion In Pizan’S 'City Of Ladies', Alex Donley

Montview Liberty University Journal of Undergraduate Research

This research addresses Le Livre de la Cité des Dames—translated into English as The Book of the City of Ladies—as an outstanding work of proto-feminist literature from 1405. It is written by a woman, in defense of women. Christine de Pizan plays the central character in her own work, in which she combats misogyny with a revised account of history. She battles prevalent ideals of courtly love and gender inequality as things that are not merely repulsive or immoral, but wholly heretical. Rather than focusing on historical accuracy, de Pizan uses the literary power of her narrative to ...


Making The Case For Genocide, The Forced Sterilization Of Indigenous Peoples Of Peru, Ñusta P. Carranza Ko 2020 University of Baltimore

Making The Case For Genocide, The Forced Sterilization Of Indigenous Peoples Of Peru, Ñusta P. Carranza Ko

Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal

Peru’s national health program Programa de Salud Reproductiva y Planificación Familiar (PSRPF) aimed to uphold women’s reproductive rights and address the scarcity in maternity related services. Despite these objectives, during PSRPF’s implementation the respect for women’s rights were undermined with the forced sterilization of women predominantly of indigenous, poor, and rural backgrounds. This study considers the forced sterilization of indigenous women as a genocide. Making the case for genocide has not been done previously with this particular case. Using the normative markers of the Genocide Convention, this study categorically sets forced sterilization victims from the state-led-policy ...


Rose-Colored Genocide: Hollywood, Harmonizing Narratives, And The Cinematic Legacy Of Anne Frank’S Diary In The United States, Nora Nunn 2020 Duke University

Rose-Colored Genocide: Hollywood, Harmonizing Narratives, And The Cinematic Legacy Of Anne Frank’S Diary In The United States, Nora Nunn

Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal

Drawing from literary and cultural studies, this paper situates U.S. adaptations of Anne Frank’s diary in the 1950s within a lineage of other films about historical genocide, including Schindler’s List, Hotel Rwanda, and The Killing Fields. Analysis of these narrative adaptations matters because it helps us better understand the danger of what critic Dominick LaCapra calls “harmonizing narratives,” or stories that provide the viewer with an “unwarranted sense of spiritual uplift” (14). Tracing the metamorphosis of Frank’s own diary from play to film adaptation, this article builds on existing scholarship to focus on how, in the ...


Title: Me Not You: The Trouble With Mainstream Feminism. Author: Alison Phipps Publication Year: 2020. Publisher, Manchester University Press. City. Total Number Of Pages, Index, 97-205 Price £12.99. Hardcover., Rachel Phillips 2020 Bridgewater State University

Title: Me Not You: The Trouble With Mainstream Feminism. Author: Alison Phipps Publication Year: 2020. Publisher, Manchester University Press. City. Total Number Of Pages, Index, 97-205 Price £12.99. Hardcover., Rachel Phillips

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Title: Siren Song. Author: Fawzia Afzal-Khan Publisher: Oxford University Press Year: 2020 Isbn: 978019070054. Binding: Paperback Pages: 252, Taimur Rahman 2020 Bridgewater State University

Title: Siren Song. Author: Fawzia Afzal-Khan Publisher: Oxford University Press Year: 2020 Isbn: 978019070054. Binding: Paperback Pages: 252, Taimur Rahman

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Rethinking New Womanhood: Practices Of Gender, Class, Culture And Religion In South Asia. Author: Nazia Hussein, 2018. Palgrave Macmillan, Xi- 231pp.114, 39€ (Hardcover), 83, 19€ (Softcover). Isbn 978-3-319-67899-3, Soma Mandal 2020 Jadavpur University

Rethinking New Womanhood: Practices Of Gender, Class, Culture And Religion In South Asia. Author: Nazia Hussein, 2018. Palgrave Macmillan, Xi- 231pp.114, 39€ (Hardcover), 83, 19€ (Softcover). Isbn 978-3-319-67899-3, Soma Mandal

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Title: Gendering Caste: Through A Feminist Lens, Revised Edition By Uma Chakravarti. Publisher: Sage Publications India, 2018, Pp 203, Rs. 495, Sabah Hussain 2020 Jamia Millia Islamia

Title: Gendering Caste: Through A Feminist Lens, Revised Edition By Uma Chakravarti. Publisher: Sage Publications India, 2018, Pp 203, Rs. 495, Sabah Hussain

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Feminisms: A Global History By Lucy Delap. Published In 2020 By University Of Chicago Press, Chicago. 346 Pages With Illustrations, Photographs, Index. Hardcover Available For $27.50. To Be Released On August 27, 2020, Sara Corey 2020 Northeastern University

Feminisms: A Global History By Lucy Delap. Published In 2020 By University Of Chicago Press, Chicago. 346 Pages With Illustrations, Photographs, Index. Hardcover Available For $27.50. To Be Released On August 27, 2020, Sara Corey

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Title: For The Love Of Men: A New Vision For Mindful Masculinity. Author: Liz Plank. St. Martin's Press, New York, Ny: 2019, 336 Pages. Index Included. $27.99 Hardcover., Najla Al-Fardan 2020 Northeastern University

Title: For The Love Of Men: A New Vision For Mindful Masculinity. Author: Liz Plank. St. Martin's Press, New York, Ny: 2019, 336 Pages. Index Included. $27.99 Hardcover., Najla Al-Fardan

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Title: Women, Insecurity, And Violence In A Post-9/11 World. Author(S): Bronwyn Winter. Publication Year: 2017. Publisher: Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, Ny. Total Number Of Pages: 404. Index Included. $70 Hardcover, $6.30 Paperback. Hardcover Or Paperback: E-Book, Lindsey Bressler 2020 Cadmus Group

Title: Women, Insecurity, And Violence In A Post-9/11 World. Author(S): Bronwyn Winter. Publication Year: 2017. Publisher: Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, Ny. Total Number Of Pages: 404. Index Included. $70 Hardcover, $6.30 Paperback. Hardcover Or Paperback: E-Book, Lindsey Bressler

Journal of International Women's Studies

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Book Title: Ottoman Women During World War I: Everyday Experiences, Politics, And Conflict. Author: Elif Mahir Metinsoy. Publication Year: 2020. Publisher: Cambridge University Press. City: New York. Total Number Of Pages: 1-198. Illustrations: Yes. Photographs: Yes. Appendix: Yes. Price Hardcover: $99.99. Price Paperback: $31.99, Deniz Z. Zeynep 2020 Bridgewater State University

Book Title: Ottoman Women During World War I: Everyday Experiences, Politics, And Conflict. Author: Elif Mahir Metinsoy. Publication Year: 2020. Publisher: Cambridge University Press. City: New York. Total Number Of Pages: 1-198. Illustrations: Yes. Photographs: Yes. Appendix: Yes. Price Hardcover: $99.99. Price Paperback: $31.99, Deniz Z. Zeynep

Journal of International Women's Studies

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