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Communism and Women  

Donna Harsch

Print publication date:
Jan 2014
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Dec 2013
This article discusses women and gender relations under communism, beginning in the Soviet Union in the 1920s, continuing through the Cold War era in Eastern Europe, and including Cuba and ... More

Gender Matters in Sport History  

Patricia Vertinsky

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May 2017
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May 2017
Feminist sport historians have worked hard to bring women in from the accumulated (and imagined) histories of sport. This chapter outlines the various ways in which feminist sport ... More

Gender, Sexuality, and Family History: Naynaabeak’s Fishing Net  

Brenda Child

Print publication date:
May 2016
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Apr 2016
In 1939, an Ojibwe woman named Naynaabeak was involved in a conflict that shows some of the complexities that American Indians experienced throughout the history of settler colonialism in ... More

Sports and Sexuality  

Erik N. Jensen

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May 2017
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May 2017
This chapter explores the intersection between athletic practices and sexual expression, primarily in the Western world, beginning with the same-sex eroticism of gymnasia in ancient Greece ... More

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