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in a small black wooden box, and most prized amongst them were a few photographs. Black and white, of course, and most of them formal portraits or wedding photographs mounted on thick card. Encouraged by her granddaughter, she had written the names of those featured in the main family portrait: Lizzie, Father, Annie, John, Martha, Mother and Mary. In my conversations with her, the photographs would often be shown as we talked about her childhood, her three-mile walk over the moors to school, the times when she was sent to the pub to haul her father from his

in Change and the politics of certainty
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. As the portly man drew close, Erol began to distinguish his features, a round dimpled nose, skin black as tar and teeth big like a lion. It could be none other than his childhood friend, Chris, whom he had known as Boca, due to his big teeth and the fact that it was the only word he got right on their first form oral Spanish test. They stood in an

in Sport in the Black Atlantic

others towards him, however, his belief that he faced prejudice because of his impairments was echoed in other eyewitness accounts of coalfield life. Born in 1835, James Dunn worked as a mineworker in the English Midlands as a child. During that time his health was badly affected by a tumour that eventually forced him to leave mining. Reflecting on his childhood many years later, Dunn referred to his tumour and highlighted it when he wrote that the ‘poverty and affliction’ he suffered ‘excited pity in some hearts, but the opposite feelings in others’.46 Like poverty

in Disability in the Industrial Revolution
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Everyday trajectories of activism

for two reasons. First, it would require detailed discussion of the history and (post-)industrial development of the area in which the study is located, which would reveal the geographic location of the study and thus compromise the anonymity assured to research participants. More pragmatically, while respondents mainly come from a single region (in terms of EDL organisational structure), they were resident in different parts of that region (up to ninety miles apart); this made it impossible to conduct ethnographic observation of respondents’ everyday interactions

in Loud and proud
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Trauma, dream and narrative

that stands at the heart of Lambrichs’s later novel, A ton image. A ton image tells the chilling tale of Jean Letertre, an obstetrician desperate to escape the incestuous crimes of his childhood. Seduced by his retarded younger sister the night before he leaves for medical studies in  Rewriting the past Paris, he discovers that she has been repeatedly abused by his father. Like Oedipus before him, he attempts to leave these sins as far behind him as possible, little knowing that he is unwittingly moving towards a dramatic confrontation with them in the future

in Women’s writing in contemporary France
The Spanish Gardener and its analogues

Waltons’ part way through out of recognition of his talent, as occurs in Billy Elliot . In effect the family Billy Elliot has at the end of the film is not the family he has at the beginning: they change; he doesn’t. 4 In Kes the opposite is true – the child grows, the family remains static, which is at least a more truthful response to childhood

in British cinema of the 1950s
The intellectual influence of non-medical research on policy and practice in the Colonial Medical Service in Tanganyika and Uganda

throughout his childhood. By adolescence he has very likely ceased to regard himself as belonging in any particular home. It is probably this lack of personal attachments, rather than weaning, per se, which presents the greatest difficulty in personality development of Baganda and which probably underlies such increasing prevalent social problems as promiscuity and

in Beyond the state
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well from the new society encountered.” At once homesick and possibly sick of home, diasporas create identities that depend on both estrangement and longing, and both remembering and forgetting. Memories of childhood cricket Stuart Hall ( 2003 , p. 235) draws on what Edward Said once called an “imaginative geography and history” to describe an important component of the identity

in Sport in the Black Atlantic
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volumes I still have on my shelf testify to the continuation of a careful, obedient and dutiful childhood. Half a century later it has become possible to understand something of the complex familial, social and psycho-dynamic aspects of what now seem, in retrospect, to be rather sad successes. hH Austerity baby [ 87 ] [ 88 ] Prize bookplates Austerity baby [ 89 ] Austerity baby [ 90 ] The British journalist Anne Karpf, daughter of Holocaust survivors, has written movingly about her anxious childhood in London. Her parents came to England from Poland in 1947

in Austerity baby
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Recognition, Vulnerability and the International

an uncomfortable and unsettling pedagogy in the place of rational exchange and distant empathy. It also counters the pervasive ignorance and coldness that permeate contemporary society, advocating a radical pedagogy marked by vulnerability, self-reflection and, particularly in early childhood education, love. Such pedagogy is doubly disruptive. It unsettles inwardly, with its

in Recognition and Global Politics