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Peter Hervik

include more questions—for instance, about the role of mediation technologies and the structures behind them, whether there are different kinds of “moral outrage,” what the tipping points of “moral outrage” are as indirect contestation to overt violence

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The Permeable Olympic Fortress

Mega-Event Security as Camouflage in Rio de Janeiro

Dennis Pauschinger

. On the one hand, I was able to carry out ethnography in the government's command and control centers fully equipped with cutting-edge security, surveillance, and communication technologies, and to visit the FIFA and IOC security center for interviews

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Recapturing the Lost

Digitalized Memories of the Rhodesian Bush War

Ane Marie Ørbø Kirkegaard

’s man—in which the erasure of the female and feminine is nearly complete surfaces. Men are storied as the ultimate high-tech soldier intertwining the narrative of modernity with the latest possible technology, in other words, of absolute or

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Emergent Police States

Racialized Pacification and Police Moralism from Rio's Favelas to Bolsonaro

Tomas Salem and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

—UPPs) have become a defining feature of state presence in the favelas. This has led scholars to argue that the asfalto/favela distinction is premised on differentiated technologies of power in operation by state agents, primarily police, across the urban

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Understanding Experiences and Decisions in Situations of Enduring Hardship in Africa

Mirjam de Bruijn and Jonna Both

facilitate the alleviation of the duress in their country, duress that is primarily attributed to an enduring, repressive regime? The author addresses this question directly. Related to a similar area of information and communication technologies (ICTs), Inge

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Migrant Residents in Search of Residences

Locating Structural Violence at the Interstices of Bureaucracies

Megan Sheehan

between economy, culture, and politics” across which flow people, technology, media, ideas, and capital (1996: 33). Exploring the inconsistencies of bureaucratic practices enacted by state and peripheral institutions highlights how structural violence is

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Amanda J. Reinke

Utopia of Rules: On Technology, Stupidity, and the Secret Joys of Bureaucracy . Brooklyn, NY : Melville House . Guckenburg , Sarah , Nancy Hurley , Hannah Persson , Trevor Fronius , and Anthony Petrosino . 2016 . Restorative Justice in U

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Danger, Moral Opacity, and Outrage

Fear of Jihadism and the Terrorist Threat in Southern Mali

Tone Sommerfelt

,” organized in Sønderborg in November 2016, and written while I was employed as Senior Researcher at the Fafo Research Foundation and subsequently during my fellowship at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. I would like to thank Mette

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Co-constituting Bodyguarding Practice through Embodied Reflexivity

Methodological Reflections from the Field

Paul Higate

series of actors that span the everyday and the political. As Juliana Ochs notes, “Security takes shape at the intersection of government technologies and everyday sensibilities, of political rationalities, and embodied behaviour” (2011: xvi

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Unintended Securitization

Military, Medical, and Political-Security Discourses in the Humanitarian Treatment of Syrian Casualties in Israel

Hedva Eyal and Limor Samimian-Darash

dismembered from bombardments, with severed limbs, burns, or with injured internal organs”—and these injuries were treated with some of the most advanced technologies Israel had to offer, with standards of care similar to those provided to Israeli citizens