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Marco Solimene, Mariann Vaczi, Paul Manning, Bozena Sojka, Stephen Quilley, Anna Zhelnina, and Aimar Ventsel

performance. Chapter 7 discusses sport and nationalism through the popular perspectives of ‘imagined communities’, ‘invented traditions’ and ‘banal nationalism’. Chapter 8 situates sport in an international and globalised context, with special attention to the

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Narva as Method

Urban Inventories and the Mutation of the Postsocialist City

Francisco Martínez

states and also indolence and an existential search for meaning. Post-traumatic stress disorder can be both driven and expressed through the materiality of the city, in the form of negative material performance, empty apartments or crumbling façades

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The Misrepresentation of Hong Kongness

The Revamped Hong Kong Museum of Art

Vennes Cheng

audiences by the actions of throwing and shouting. He throws his calligraphy, painting, and other objects to the audience, and makes irritating noises during the performance. But, unfortunately, the HKMoA turns Frog King's “Ke Bin Lin” into a static

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Curating Conflict

Four Exhibitions on Jerusalem

Sa'ed Atshan and Katharina Galor

engaging with the educational aspects of the museum site are apparent but seem to be matched and perhaps even surpassed by visitor's enthusiasm for entertainment opportunities, including theatrical performances and contemporary art shows. The vast majority

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Dirty Work, Dangerous Others

The Politics of Outsourced Immigration Enforcement in Mexico

Wendy Vogt

destination countries, low-paid foreign workers become crucial to the accumulation of capital through the performance of “dirty work,” the often grueling, subservient, and literally dirty jobs that average citizens do not want. Around the world, immigrants are

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Multidisciplinary peer-mentoring groups facilitating change?

A critical educational praxis perspective

Melina Aarnikoivu, Matti Pennanen, Johanna Kiili, and Terhi Nokkala

institutional level. For example, mentoring has been reported to increase faculty motivation ( Bozionelos et al. 2011 ) and performance ( Noonan et al. 2007 ), reduce faculty attrition ( Baranik et al. 2010 ; Stockard et al. 2010 ), strengthen the research

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Publications and Films

Kathleen M. Gallagher, Ahmed Kanna, Natalie Nesvaderani, Rana Dajani, Dima Hamadmad, and Ghufran Abudayyeh

Afghanistan. Across the crackling connection, her mother screams in anguish before hanging up the phone. In the final scene, Sonita raps ‘Bride for Sale’ in a small, packed performance venue, where for the first time her hair is unveiled. These closing scenes

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Ben Page, Olga R. Gulina, Doğuş Şimşek, Caress Schenk, and Vidya Venkat

migration studies; literacy, performance, art and film studies; digital and new media; postcolonialism and critical race theory; transnational and comparative cultural studies; anthropology; and cultural politics to offer an interdisciplinary exchange in

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Nourrir les vivants par la grâce des saints

La nourriture et le sacré dans le chiisme iranien

Sepideh Parsapajouh

préparés pour les fidèles participant aux performances cérémonielles d'auto-mortification, mais tout un chacun peut en bénéficier à satiété ( figure 1 ). On en apporte toujours aux malades, aux vieillards, aux femmes enceintes et aux enfants ( Vivier

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Active learning in criminal justice

The benefits of student investigation of wrongful convictions in a higher education setting

Jill Dealey

together. For example, if teachers set an objective in which students are asked to critically analyse the performance of the criminal justice system in relation to miscarriages of justice, this will require a learning outcome to this effect and teaching