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On My Honour: Guides and Scouts in Interwar Britain

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The article was published on 2002-01-01 and is currently open access. It has received 51 citations till now. The article focuses on the topics: Honour.

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Geographies of education, volunteering and the lifecourse: the Woodcraft Folk in Britain (1925–75):

TL;DR: How voluntary uniformed youth organizations had a much wider spatial remit and more complex institutional geographies than have been hitherto acknowledged, with their active involvement in the training of adults (namely parents and volunteers) as well as the education of children and young people is illustrated.
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White Heat, Guide Blue: The Girl Guide Movement in the 1960s

TL;DR: The authors examines the reinvention of Britain's largest uniformed youth organisation, the Girl Guides Association, during the 1960s and argues that the movement's leaders initiated a successful reform process that both analysed and assimilated predominant social mores and tastes amongst British youth.
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The social, political and economic determinants of a modern portrait artist, Bernard Fleetwood-Walker (1893-1965)

TL;DR: In this paper, the author locates the artist in his social, political and economic context, arguing that his portraiture can be seen as an exemplar of modernity, revealed not in formally avant-garde depictions, but in the subject-matter.