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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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From Online BL Fandom to the CCTV Spring Festival Gala

Shuyan Zhou.

in Boys' Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 8581 words.

Regarding the question of politics and play in Chinese Internet culture, this chapter re-examines particular effects of netizens’ carnival practices, as well as the complex interactions and...

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Women, Gossip, and Celebrity Online

Erin A. Meyers.

in Cupcakes, Pinterest, and Ladyporn

September 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 8283 words.

This chapter offers a brief analysis of the initial ascendency of celebrity gossip blogs into popular culture during the early twenty-first century. It establishes the notion of gossip as...

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Dongfang Bubai, Online Fandom, and the Gender Politics of a Legendary Queer Icon in Post-Mao China

Egret Lulu Zhou.

in Boys' Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 7085 words.

This chapter studies the gender politics of a legendary queer icon, Dongfang Bubai, in post-Mao China. In Jin Yong’s original novel (1967–1969), this character is a self-castrated man who...

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social media

Gabriele Griffin.

in A Dictionary of Gender Studies

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 42 words.

Online communication channels for community and grassroots creating and sharing of information, networking, and online-interrelating. Social media include Facebook, Twitter,

popular culture

Gabriele Griffin.

in A Dictionary of Gender Studies

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 178 words.

Practices of music, art, fashion, consumption, leisure activities, literature, online media, film, television, and other cultural forms including sports that

feminist activism

Gabriele Griffin.

in A Dictionary of Gender Studies

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 90 words.

This concept denotes the struggle for women’s rights through a range of different means, including street marches, protests, petitions, online

Self-esteem advice and blame

Amy Adele Hasinoff.

in Sexting Panic

February 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 11162 words.

This chapter examines how sexting was constructed as a symptom of low self-esteem and the subsequent advice offered to girls in mass media and public service announcements (PSAs). A range...

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Chinese Danmei Fandom and Cultural Globalization from Below

Ling Yang and Yanrui Xu.

in Boys' Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 8274 words.

By tracing the trajectory of Chinese danmei fandom in the past two decades, this chapter explores the possibility of danmei as a model of grassroots globalization. The chapter focuses on...

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Boys' Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols

Edited by Maud Lavin, Ling Yang and Jing Jamie Zhao.

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 292 pages.

Chinese-speaking popular cultures have never been so queer as in this digital, globalist age. In response to the proliferation of queer representations, productions, fantasies, and desires,...

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Information and consent

Amy Adele Hasinoff.

in Sexting Panic

February 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 11671 words.

This chapter considers the idea that personal information is impossible to control and how this assumption operates in discussions about sexting. It argues that current models of privacy...

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“The World of Grand Union”

Ling Yang.

in Boys' Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols

July 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 8878 words.

Hetalia: Axis Powers (2006–) is one of the most popular Japanese comic and anime series in China in recent years. Through a critical analysis of diverse fan discourses and two...

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Pinning Happiness

Julie Wilson and Emily Chivers Yochim.

in Cupcakes, Pinterest, and Ladyporn

September 2015; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 6980 words.

This chapter unpacks the cultural power of the “mamasphere,” drawing on network theory and affect theory to explore what happens to the work of mothering in this environment, where the...

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SlutWalks

Elizabeth Currans.

in Marching Dykes, Liberated Sluts, and Concerned Mothers

October 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 10698 words.

This chapter explores the interplay between events in topographically public spaces and counterpublic conversations using the 2012 Toronto SlutWalk. Interweaving analysis of feminist online...

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Nacir, Tahar, and Farid: Identification, Disidentification, and Impossible Citizenship

Denis M. Provencher.

in Queer Maghrebi French

February 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 21047 words.

I complete this study in this final chapter by turning to conversations with working-class and middle-class men I first met online through social media and chat sites during my six years of...

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The Job

Elizabeth A. Wissinger.

in This Year's Model

September 2015; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 8936 words.

While the general public engages in varying levels of it, the models and modeling professionals I spoke to for this study claimed they felt as though they were never off duty and were...

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Inventing Gender

Jordynn Jack.

in Autism and Gender

May 2014; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 13402 words.

This chapter studies how individuals may invent alternative gendered identities from available gender topoi. Memoirs by Donna Williams and Dawn Prince-Hughes, along with blogs and online...

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Maternalism Reconfigured?

Julie Stephens.

in Confronting Postmaternal Thinking

March 2012; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 12372 words.

This chapter documents the whirlwind of online activity around motherhood. It analyzes the extent to which the so-called new mothers’ movement points to a reconfigured maternalism or...

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Conclusion

Julie Stephens.

in Confronting Postmaternal Thinking

March 2012; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 4833 words.

This concluding chapter offers some provisional reflections on the problems posed by a degendered feminism, the dominant strain of feminism in public policy debates today. It makes specific...

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A Laboratory of Identity

Kelly Cogswell.

in Eating Fire

March 2014; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 18576 words.

In 1998, a few years after Abner Louima is brutalized in New York, and a few months after James Byrd, Jr. is dragged to his death in Texas, Matthew Shepard is beaten and left for dead in...

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Understanding student responses to gender based violence on campus: negotiation, reinscription and resistance

Ana Jordan, Sundari Anitha, Jill Jameson and Zowie Davy.

in Gender Based Violence in University Communities

June 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 7641 words.

This chapter examines the possibilities for crafting student responses to gender based violence (GBV) in UK universities. Drawing upon the findings of the ‘Stand Together’ action research...

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