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“Going vertical” in times of insecurity

Constructing proximity and distance through a Kenyan gated high-rise

Zoë Goodman

” refers exclusively to those of South Asian provenance. 3 HAKI Africa, a Mombasa-based human rights organization, documented 80 cases of killings and disappearances on the Kenyan coast between 2012 and 2016. 4 Informants’ names are pseudonyms. 5

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Modern Revolutions and Beyond

An Interview with John Dunn

Benjamin Abrams and John Dunn

fairly dynamic political tradition—the tradition of political action—than I do as a structural consequence of regime fragility. The Disappearance of Collective Hope JD: What is incredibly important in thinking about revolution today is the

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Nicolas Sembel

abandonment of religious practice, work in new professions (as academics, doctors, magistrates), departures for Nancy and Paris, the disappearance of ‘Jewish streets’, realigned political positions, sometimes very right-wing (for instance Colonel de la Rocque

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The Pedagogy of Song

Teaching Israel through Music

Daniel Stein Kokin

, his ‘disappearance’ in the song (“Whither he flew, whither he hovered, no one will ever know”) takes on a new dimension. Salomon's usefulness for the Zionist future ends when he retreats to the Holy City of the Jewish past; hence the need for him to

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Policing the French Empire

Colonial Law Enforcement and the Search for Racial-Territorial Hegemony

Samuel Kalman

was non-European. Whether an interpreter accused of murder in 1929–30 Mauritania, the persecution of a female “prophet” in 1919 Senegal, or attempts to solve a girl's disappearance suspected of ending in a ritual killing in interwar Dahomey, Ginio

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Judith A. Nicholson and Mimi Sheller

who reach its borders in rickety ships and boats, or glossing xenophobic attacks on migrant workers in Durban, Johannesburg, and other parts of South Africa, or overlooking the unsolved disappearance and murder of thousands of Indigenous women in

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Jason Dockstader and Rojîn Mûkrîyan

forms of mass political violence as well, ranging from distinct kinds of genocide such as utilitarian genocide, policide, or democide to ethnic cleansing to demographic controls like forced assimilation or displacement to mass disappearance to torture

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“Banal Apocalypse”

An Interview with Author Ta-wei Chi on the New Translation of The Membranes

Jane Chi Hyun Park and Ta-wei Chi

, resulting in the mass migration of humans to live under the ocean. With the disappearance of the ozone layer, the nightmare of White supremacists has come true; current racial hierarchies have been reversed to reflect the biological and spiritual superiority

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Madeline Woker, Caroline Ford, and Jonathan Gosnell

by the twentieth century, which is the focus of chapter 7. It must be said, however, that the revalorization of pastoral communities did not in any way mitigate the gradual disappearance of pastoral communities in all three contexts, even as their way

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The Origins of the Stanley Hoffmann We Knew

Some Comparisons on his Vichy Years with My Family Story

Peter Gourevitch

Spain to fight with the Loyalists. Terrible things then happened in Spain, as George Orwell described vividly in Homage to Catalonia . One incident lived in family memory: the disappearance in Spain of Marc Rein, the older son of Rafael Abramovich, one