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Impatient Accumulation, Immediate Consumption

Problems with Money and Hope in Central Kenya

Peter Lockwood

live in a context where images of a good life defined by an abundance of cash are all too frequently glimpsed, whether in the actual persons they encounter hanging around Chungwa Town—successful Gikuyu businessmen driving expensive cars, for instance

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Erve Chambers, Lauren Miller Griffith, Angus Mitchell, and Frances Julia Riemer

rethink the literary geographies of the period. Angus Mitchell University of Limerick Bryan S.R. Grimwood, Heather Mair, Kelle Caton, and Meghan Muldoon, Tourism and Wellness: Travel for the Good for All? (Lanham MD: Lexington Books, 2018

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Ethnographic witnessing

Or, hope is the first anthropological emotion

Carole McGranahan

've been doing since 2005. It is work that seeks you out based on your knowledge of certain countries, for which one becomes an ‘expert’ when there is trouble in a country you know professionally ( Good 2007 ). And it is work that I always feel unprepared

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Exit, pursued by a fan

Shakespeare, Fandom, and the Lure of the Alternate Universe

Kavita Mudan Finn and Jessica McCall

Amongst fans and the academics who study them, it is generally accepted (perhaps even a truth universally acknowledged) that a good portion of what we consider canonical literature – including Shakespeare – also fits the broadest definition of

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Antoinette Burton

presentiment of Brexit mourning for Whiteness in decline—and this, on the very threshold of Thatcher's ascent to power. There is a gender story at work here too. Anglo-American desire for a world that is lost yet still available through a good old

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Objects of Dispute

Planning, Discourse, and State Power in Post-War France

Edward Welch

Godard is saying. On the other hand, whispering as a mode of communication creates an impression of secrets being revealed, of sensitive information being shared for the benefit of the common good. What we are straining to hear concerns something

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Naïve scientists and conflict analysis

Learning through case studies

R. William Ayres

good course, doing this is not necessarily a bad thing – it maximises time and resources towards the things that will yield the greatest return. My full-time job is administrative, and though I hold rank and tenure in my department I only teach one

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Singing with Dignity

Adding Social Quality to Organization Studies on Aging

Prabhir Vishnu Poruthiyil

and agency, that is, its sociological, economic and political quality of daily circumstances. This makes it particularly interesting for MOS as a channel to try to advance its contributions to the public good. SQ understands the quality of daily

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Mahdieh Vali-Zadeh

), that is, she took ‘the exclusive meaning of good poet out of the hands of middle-aged men’, bound ‘the feminine language, mind, body, and soul with Persian literature, and change[d] its face forever and ever’ (Milani 2016: 2). She stood out for ‘her

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Ottoman Conceptual History

Challenges and Prospects

Alp Eren Topal and Einar Wigen

commensurable traditions than most Orientalists have assumed. The challenge, then, is recognizing the uniqueness and particularities of Ottoman concepts while acknowledging that Ottomans and Europeans shared a common world. Conceptual history can be a good way