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The articles within the quantity learn the intersection of gender with different features in various settings together with manufacturing facility flooring and company workplaces, welfare workplaces, kingdom legislatures, the defense force, universities, social golf equipment and enjoying fields. vital topics operating via a number of of the articles contain how women and men conceive their identities and their futures and discuss and deal with their paintings, kinfolk and relaxation lives, how girls view their our bodies and photographs, and the development ladies have - or haven't - made in over-coming poverty and advancing within the company, legislative and armed forces worlds. The examine websites contain Canada, Cuba, England, Greece, Israel, Mexico and the us. As in past volumes within the sequence, the authors hire a number of qualitative and quantitative methodologies and construct at the present literature. many of the articles have coverage implications and are designed to stimulate extra examine. the quantity is brought with an essay by way of the editor and framed by way of an editorial approximately feminist intersectional study.

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B. Zinn, P. Hondagneu-Sotelo & M. , pp. 87–103). Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon. ‘SOUL FOOD’: EMOTIONAL ABUSE IN CHILDHOOD AND THE COMPLEX ROLE OF FOOD Marjorie C. Feinson and Tamar Ben Dror ABSTRACT Purpose and methodology – Many adult women struggle with serious eating problems (EPs) and obesity is increasing, yet, little is known about the origins of EPs, which often begin in childhood. Personal Narratives with 25 Israeli Jewish women in recovery from EPs explore (a) types of childhood experiences, (b) the connection between childhood experiences and subsequent EPs, and (c) why food!

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The most common number of tattoos, however, was five; that is, six women (24%) had five tattoos. This was followed by four women (16%) who had seven tattoos, three women (12%) who had eight tattoos, and two women (8%) who had six tattoos. The remaining five women had 14, 11, 10, 4, and ‘‘3-and-a-half’’ tattoos, respectively (the woman with ‘‘3-and-a-half’’ tattoos was currently in the process of removing one). Twenty of the tattooed women had never 20 DESIRE´ J. M. ANASTASIA undergone tattoo removal (nor did they regret any of their tattoos), and five tattooed women had either undergone laser tattoo removal on one or more tattoo(s) or regretted one or more of their tattoos The objective of phenomenological data analysis is to uncover the meanings embedded within narratives (Moustakas, 1994, p.

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