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Corinna Mullin and Ian Patel

transitional justice as a global and state-sanctioned normative force designed to regulate and discipline societies on behalf of capital and elite political configurations ( An-Na’im 2013 ; Madlingozi 2010 ; Mutua 2012 ; Patel 2012 ). These scholars argue

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Processes of Territorialization in Mexico

Indigenous Government, Violence, and Comunalidad

Philipp Wolfesberger

the capital Oaxaca and famous for its music school and community orchestra, follows a system of General Assembly and participative communal decision-making based on what local indigenous intellectuals call comunalidad (see Díaz 2007 ; Esteva and

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Between Labor Migration and Forced Displacement

Wartime Mobilities in the Burkina Faso–Côte d’Ivoire Transnational Space

Jesper Bjarnesen

do, to see his mother and solicit a little extra pocket money for the capital; but seeing his mother living on a subsistence level, with nothing to guarantee the next meal, had left him speechless. His shock stemmed from his comparison of Fatou

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Co-constituting Bodyguarding Practice through Embodied Reflexivity

Methodological Reflections from the Field

Paul Higate

the implicit gendering of the body as male within the context of its social construction that is not straightforwardly opposed to culture. Loïc Wacquant (2004) has furthered Bourdieu’s work on physical capital in the case of pugilists, and Bryan

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Curating Conflict

Four Exhibitions on Jerusalem

Sa'ed Atshan and Katharina Galor

much criticized recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December 2017, has different meanings and implications for those who occupy, those who are occupied, and those who are external to the conflict but take an active part in the discourse

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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

collectively form an economy of violence and dispossession in which land is transformed into capital, and the interests of the transnational elite often depend on the predation of local communities ( Barkan 2013 ; Gellert 2015 ; Ong 2006 ). Ethnographic

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War Veterans and the Construction of Citizenship Categories

Nikkie Wiegink, Ralph Sprenkels, and Birgitte Refslund Sørensen

disabled veterans of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam in Sri Lanka. Matti Weisdorf and Birgitte R. Sørensen explore how disabled war veterans have long been able to draw on rich and materially rewarding narratives of sacrifice and bodily capital in

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Post-war Blood

Sacrifice, Anti-sacrifice, and the Rearticulations of Conflict in Sri Lanka

Neena Mahadev

significance of the Dhammacakka (wheel of Dharma) concept, wherein the sovereign Buddhist Emperor ( Cakkravartin ) was ordained to uphold the Dharma, even as the seat of worldly power—the throne of the king, and the capital itself—is prone to corruption as

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Bernard B. Fyanka and Julaina A. Obika

sisters, and Alexine, maintaining links and connections between kith and kin through mobility between the village in Saya, Tororo Town, and the capital, Kampala. Kate and her sisters Nelly and Suzy struggle from childhood into young adulthood when they

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The Debts of War

Bifurcated Veterans’ Mobilization and Political Order in Post-settlement El Salvador

Ralph Sprenkels

July 2017, the veterans’ protestors closed all major access roads to the capital city in a new attempt to force effective implementation of the law. The government responded both with funding pledges and the riot police. The Accumulative Dynamics