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Sardinian Lives Matter

Dynamics and Reactions in an Italian Internal Colony

Luca Lai and Sharon Watson

, ethnicity and race on these dynamics. Internal colonialism, while bearing its own critiques, accommodates some of this complexity. With origins in Latin America, the theory is elaborated in the work of Black and Chicano/a activists in the United States of

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Amazing Grace

Vincent Lloyd

examples of their lives offer it to us. In his closing words, Obama pleads, ‘May God continue to shed His grace on the United States of America’. Here, as in much of the ethnography presented in this collection, we have grace in the social imaginary

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Democracies in the Ethnosphere

An Anthropologist's Lived Experiences of Indigenous Democratic Cultures

Wade Davis and Jean-Paul Gagnon

. When people around the world for the first time, as the Irish Times reported, expressed an emotion never before expressed about in the United States of America—pity—something is changing (see O'Toole, 2020 ). When America turned its back on its own

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Sam Pryke

), ‘ Interpolated memory tests reduce mind wandering and improve learning of online lectures ’, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110 , no. 16 : 6313 – 6317 . . 10.1073/pnas

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From Ecuador to Elsewhere

The (Re)Configuration of a Transit Country

Soledad Álvarez Velasco

Ecuador has a complex history with respect to the movement of people across its borders. For at least the past five decades, irregularized Ecuadoreans have been emigrating abroad, mainly to the United States of America (henceforth US). 1 Likewise

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Judith Bovensiepen

agents, which was visible in the fact that they owned big satellite phones. Kammen (personal communication) was similarly told by a lecturer at Dili’s National University that the United States of America was interested in building a naval base under

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Decoupling Seascapes

An Anthropology of Marine Stock Enhancement Science in Japan

Shingo Hamada

Vulnerability Analysis: Three Case Studies .” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 100 ( 14 ): 8080 – 8085 . . 10.1073/pnas.1231334100 van Dooren , Thom , S. Eben

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Are Inexpensive Solutions Affordable?

Bio-Sand Water Filters and Improved Wood Stoves in San Miguel Totonicapán

Matthew Krystal

, C. Carr , … and D. L. Lentz ( 2012 ), ‘ Water and Sustainable Land Use at the Ancient Tropical City of Tikal, Guatemala ’, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 109 , no. 31 : 12408 – 12413

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Sandy A. Medina-Valdivia, Carmen Maganda-Ramírez, R. Carlos Almazán-Núñez, América L. Rodríguez-Herrera, Columba Rodríguez-Alviso, and José Luis Rosas-Acevedo

. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113 ( 6 ), 1462 – 1465 . . 10.1073/pnas.1525002113 Consejo Nacional de Población, CONAPO ( 2015 ). Índice de marginación por entidad

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Neoliberal student activism in Brazilian higher education

The case of ‘Students For Liberty Brasil’

Evandro Coggo Cristofoletti and Milena Pavan Serafim

, placing the fight against them as a primary aim. Some of these organisations are called neoliberal think tanks – some literature, especially from the United States of America, calls them conservative think tanks ( McDonald 2013 ; Pautz 2018 ; Stahl 2016