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Real Humans?
Affective imaginaries of the human and its Others in the Swedish TV series Äkta människor

-96. Crenshaw, K 1991, ‘Mapping the margins: intersectionality, identity politics and violence against women of color’, Stanford Law Review , vol. 43, pp. 1241-1299. Dawson, G 1994, Soldier heroes: British adventure, Empire, and the imagining of masculinities , Routledge, London and New York. DeFalco, A 2016, ‘Beyond prosthetic memory: posthumanism, embodiment, and caregiving robots’, Age Culture Humanities , vol. 1, no. 3. published online. Ford, M 2015, Rise of the robots: technology and the threat of a jobless future , Basic Books, New York

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Islam and Muslims as Elephants in the Interfaith Room:
Frame governance of dialogue and de-radicalisation

, EA 2015, ‘The representation of Islam in Western Media: the coverage of Norway terrorist attacks’, International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature , vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 198-204. DOI:10.7575/aiac.ijalel.v.4n.3p.198. Amir-Moazami, S 2011, ‘Dialogue as a governmental technique: managing gendered Islam in Germany’, Feminist Review , vol. 98, no. 1, pp. 9-27. DOI:10.1057/fr.2011.8. Bangstad, S 2011, ‘The morality police are coming! Muslims in Norway’s media discourses’, Anthropology Today , vol. 27, no. 5, pp. 3-7. DOI:10.1111/j.1467

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Historical and Modern Perspectives on Mobile Labour:
Parallel case study on Finnish and Estonian cross-border worker stereotypes and masculinities

-56. Grzymala-Kazlowska, A 2015, ‘Social Anchoring: Immigrant Identity, Adaptation and Integration Reconnected?’, Sociology vol. 50 no. 6, pp. 1133-1139, DOI:10.1177/0038038515594091. Hagan, J, Lowe, N & Quingla, C 2011, ‘Skills on the Move Rethinking the Relationship Between Human Capital and Immigrant Economic Mobility’, Work and Occupations, vol. 38, no. 2, pp.149-178. Haupt, HG & Kocka J 2004, ‘Comparative History: Methods, Aims, Problems’, in Comparison and History: Europe in Cross-National Perspective , ed D Cohen and M O’Connor, Routledge, New York

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Unexpected Counter-Movements to Nationalism: the Hidden Potential of Local Food Communities

and the Social Economy: Achieving Community Transformation through Local Food Initiatives’ Critical Social Policy 31(2): 308–24. Credit Reform 2016 Online Company Information, http://Crefoweb.Kesmarki.Com/ (21.112016). Czegledy, A. 2002 ‘Urban Peasants in a Post-Socialist World: Small-Scale Agriculturalists in Hungary’ in: P. Leonard and D. Kaneff (eds.) Post-Socialist Peasant? Rural and Urban Constructions of Identity in Eastern Europe, East Asia and the Former Soviet Union, New York: Pamela. Edwards-Jones, G, Milà i Canals, L., Hounsome, N

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Family Migration and Integration:
The Need for a New Research Agenda

integration of resettled refugees, asylum claimants, and family reunion migrants in Sweden’, Refugee Survey Quarterly , vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 22-43, DOI:10.1093/rsq/hdq041. Block, L & Bonjour, S 2013, ‘Fortress Europe or Europe of rights? The Europeanisation of family migration policies in France, Germany and the Netherlands’, European Journal of Migration and Law , vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 203-224, DOI:10.1163/15718166-12342031. Bonizzoni, Paola (2018) “Policing the Intimate Borders of the Nation: A Review of Recent Trends in Family-Related Forms of Immigration

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Constituting Immigrant Care Workers through Gendering and Racialising Practices in Education

: intersectionality, identity politics, and violence against women of color’, Stanford Law Review , vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 1241-1299. Davies, B 2004, ‘Introduction: poststructuralist lines of flight in Australia’, International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 3-9. Davies, B 2000, A Body of Writing 1990-1999, AltaMira Press, Walnut Creek, CA. de los Reyes, P & Mulinari, D 2005, Intersektionalitet. Kritiska reflektioner over (o)jämlikhetens landskap, [Intersectionality. Critical reflections on (in)equality]’, Liber, Malmö

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Best friend’s and family members’ smoking habits and parental divorce during childhood are associated with smoking in adulthood

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AIMS - Smoking initiation during childhood or adolescence is strongly associated with friends’ smoking. Likewise, adverse living conditions increase the likelihood of future deviant behaviour. We examine whether smoking by a best friend and family members during school years as well as adverse childhood experiences are associated with smoking in adulthood. DATA AND DESIGN - We have analysed the responses of Finnish working-aged respondents in 1998 (N=25901) and 2003 (N=20773) to questions on the smoking status of friends and family members during school years as well as their answers on a six-item scale of childhood adversities. A case-control study design was used to compare current cigarette smokers (1998 and 2003) to non-smokers (1998 and 2003). RESULTS - If a best friend during school years was a smoker, the subject’s odds ratio (OR) of being a smoker in adulthood was 4.43 among females and 3.91 among males compared to those with a non-smoking best friend in multivariate models adjusted for smoking by family members during school years and by six childhood adversities. These associations did not differ by age. Smoking in adulthood was associated with childhood adversities, most strongly with parental divorce or separation during the subjects’ school years. CONCLUSION - Smoking by a best friend and parental divorce or separation during school years appears to be a strong factor of smoking in later life.

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At-risk and problem gambling among Finnish youth: The examination of risky alcohol consumption, tobacco smoking, mental health and loneliness as gender-specific correlates

.thl.fi/documents/10531/95613/Raportti%25202011%252016.pdf. Black, D. W., Shaw, M., McCormick, B., & Allen, J. (2013). Pathological gambling: Relationship to obesity, self-reported chronic medical conditions, poor lifestyle choices, and impaired quality of life. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 54, 97-104. Blaszczynski, A., & Nower, L. (2002). A Pathways Model of problem and pathological gambling. Addiction, 97(5), 487-499. Blinn-Pike, L., Worthy, S. L., & Jonkman, J. N. (2010). Adolescent gambling: A review of an emerging field of research

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References Crenshaw, K 1991, ‘Mapping the margins: intersectionality, identity politics, and violence against women of color’, Stanford Law Review, vol. 43, no. 6, pp. 1241-1299. Davis, AY 1983, Women, race & class , Vintage, New York. Hooks, B 1984, Feminist theory from margin to center , South End, Boston. Hübinette, T & Lundström, C 2014, ‘Three phases of hegemonic whiteness: understanding racial temporalities in Sweden’, Social Identities, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 423-437. Mohanty, CT, Russo, A & Torres, L 1991, Third world

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Containing Otherness Through Rational Detection: Feminine Characters in Arthur Conan Doyle

References Alfar, C. L. 2003. Fantasies of Female Evil: The Dynamics of Gender and Power in Shakespearean Tragedy. Newark: University of Delaware Press. Clausson, N. ‘The Case of the Anormalous Narrative: Gothic “Surmise” and Trigonometric “Proof” in Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Musgrave Ritual’ in Victorian Newsletter . Spring 2005, Issue 107. Doyle, A. C. 1994. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes . W. W. Robson (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press. Doyle, A. C. 1915. The Hound of the

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