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"Expanding the canon": Sister Souljah and Sapphire, two non-canonical Black female writers carving out space to shape the Black female image within the tradition of Black female writers "Let's Move": Examining First Lady Michelle Obama's Childhood Obesity Campaign in the News Media A Comparison of the Cross-Faith Boundary Experience of African American Muslim Women Converts and the Positionalities of Their Christian Significant Others During the Black Nationalist Movement and the Twenty-First Century A Peer Review Analysis: A Comparative Examination of Selected African-American and Caucasian Female Athletes' Image Restoration A Problem-Solving Intervention: How Spiritually Based iPod Use Can Improve the Health of Faith-Based African American Female Caregivers for Individuals With Alzheimer's Disease and Other Related Dementias: An Exploratory Study Achieving Equality for Women and Girls Through Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Policy: A Jamaican Exploratory Study African American women, mandatory minimum sentencing, and crack cocaine: Voices unheard with a special focus on Prince George's County, Maryland African-American women as a television audience watching "Living Single" (a qualitative study) An Analysis of Pregnancy-Associated Deaths Due to Violence, in Virginia, from 1999-2005, from a Human Rights Lens An Ethnographic Investigation of African American Mothers of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders Biting Back, Biting Black: Black Female Vampires in Literature and Film Black Magic Woman: Towards a Theory of Africana Women's Resistance Black Women and Music Video Imagery: Womanist Consciousness' Influence on Body Image and Academic Self-Efficacy Black is beautiful: Body image in Black women Bring Me an Orgasm: An Analysis of Inter-gender Communication About Sexual Desires in Romantic Heterosexual Relationships of Women Over Forty Years Old Challenges for Internally Displaced and Refugee Women in Gaining Access to Land for Food Security and Production in Post-Civil War Sierra Leone (2002-2011) Color Blocked: A Rhetorical Analysis of Colorism and its Impact on Rap Lyrics in Hip Hop Music from 2005 to 2010 Confronting reproductive health disparities for U.S.-born black women: Infant mortality and the quest for reproductive justice Confronting the patriarchy: Luz Argentina Chiriboga and Shirley Campbell Constructing a Woman's "Reality": Examining Images of African-American Women in Six Selected Reality Television Docusoaps Declaring the Truth of Her Voice: Portraits of African American Women Principals and the Staff Cultures They Lead Detention to Reintegration in the Context of The 1996 Immigration Reform Act: Life Experiences of Immigrant Women Deported to Trinidad and Tobago Disquieting the canon: Gender, race, class, and double subjectivity in Zee Edgell's "Beka Lamb" Exploring the ideology of intensive mothering and the dialectical tensions of modern motherhood: A qualitative inquiry Factors Influencing Depression Among Afro-Caribbean Women Father-Daughter Dance: The Transference of Attachment Styles from Parent to Partner Among African-American Daughters I Couldn't Save Myself: Lived Experiences of Female Street Children in Bangladesh Identifying the conflict management styles of African-American women in the workplace: An exploration of the issues Imperialism, Rape and the Congo Predicament Intimate Partner Violence and Probable Traumatic Brain Injury: Manifestations in the Lives of Abused Women Intimate partner violence in Kenya Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors of Women in College Towards Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy La integracion de mujeres en la Escuela Superior Militar 'Eloy Alfaro' (ESMIL): Un proceso modelo derivado del caso del Ecuador Let the church stop saying "Amen": Domestic violence perceptions and experiences from a cohort of African-American clergy in divinity school Lucile Bluford: Civil Rights Activist and Black Feminist Advocate for Change in the "Kansas City Call", 1968-1983 Modern-day Jezebel: A social critique on "Confessions of a Video Vixen", by Karrine Steffans, using Patricia Hill Collins' Black feminist theory News media, Black women, and Hurricane Katrina: Comparing localized content to local perceptions Organized Resistance to Dispossession: Urban Indian Centers and Women's Leadership Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS): Psychosocial Implications Among Affected Women Post -conflict reconstruction and women in Rwanda, 1994--2008 Racism-Related Stress, Racial Identity and Its Effect on Eating Behaviors Among African American Women Representations of Nigerian women in Nollywood films Sexuality on the Beach: Understanding Empowerment and the Fluidity of Power Through the Lived Experiences of African American Women as Tourists in Jamaica Shared and Unshared Literary Spaces of Women Who Kill Gayl Jones's "Eva's Man" and Bharati Mukherjee's "Jasmine": A Cross-Cultural Feminist Approach Spiritual Health Identity: A Thematic Analysis of Experiences of Black Women in the Black Church Suffering in Silence? Intrapersonal Communication Regarding Female Empowerment and Healthcare Access for Breast Cancer Screening in Cape Town, South Africa Testing General Strain Theory On Female Inmates: A Comparison of Two Measures of Negative Emotion The "Real" Deal: The Influence of Black Reality Television on Identification in Female College Students The Constructed Reality of Race: Racial Identity in Nella Larsen and Sui Sin Far (Edith Maude Eaton) The Diary of a Black Female Millennial Blogger: A Discourse Analysis of The Effect of Mainstream Standards of Beauty on Body Image and Affective Processes in Black Women The Effects of Binge Drinking on the Behavior of Undergraduate African American Female College Students Using The Core Alcohol and Drug Survey The Effects of Childhood Sexual Abuse and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder on Self-Efficacy Among Female Offenders The Giving and Preserving of "Self": Life Histories, Everyday Interactions, and Conceptions of Self as Told by Bengali Brothel-Based Sex Workers The Non-Western Female Consumer: A Look at Confidence, Culture Conflict, Communication Clashes and Western Corporation Computer-Mediated Communication Platforms The feminization of sustainable development: Addressing the participation of women in achieving food security in Ghana---a study of rural Greater Accra The moderating effect of discrimination and the intersection of race, *class, and gender on obesity The relationship between potential access and availability barriers to over-the-counter contraceptives and teen birth rates in the District of Columbia The relationship between womanism, Black women's body image, and their attitudes towards the depiction of Black women in rap music videos Too much of a good thing: How much information do women really need to make an informed decision about prenatal genetic testing? Understanding Men's Interference in Women's Empowerment and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Nigeria: A Gender Comparison Women and crime: The relationship between selected social and demographic factors and female crime in the United States, 1985--1997 Zanzibari Women in Local Social Entrepreneurship: A Participatory Social Learning Approach to Community Sustainability