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Elsewhere Affects and the Politics of Engagement across Religious Life-Worlds

Omar Kasmani, Nasima Selim, Hansjörg Dilger, and Dominik Mattes

(German: unheimlich, bordering on the unfamiliar) enjoys a renewed popularity in the anthropology of religion ( Goslinga 2012 ; Morgain 2012 ), in examining “the frightening … that ought to have remained … secret and hidden but has come to light

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The Elsewhere beyond Religious Concerns

Annalisa Butticci and Amira Mittermaier

to step outside of the silos we have come to call ‘anthropology of Islam’ and ‘anthropology of Christianity ’. The articles take us to Germany, Lebanon, Norway, and Iran. Each tells a very particular story of engagements with the Elsewhere (or

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Consistent inconsistency

New reflections on migrants, the state, and the contingencies of law

Georgina Ramsay

spaces of migration law and policy implementation in eight different European nations: Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Latvia, Lithuania, Denmark and Sweden. Their analysis hones in on the ways that migration control in Europe has shifted throughout

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Richard Meissner and Jeroen Warner

-based, German-born international human rights advocate and Earth Peoples’ representative, posted the signed declarations on the interest group's blog in February 2012 (Earth Peoples, 2012). The declarations also have tags that take the reader to a webpage

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Comparison in the Anthropological Study of Plural Religious Environments

Birgit Meyer

configurations of the Netherlands and Germany. The leveling of differences that occurs through this kind of comparison should not be mistaken for their (non-existent) equality in society. For comparison to unfold its critical potential, it must occur against the

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Tourism and COVID-19

Intimacy Transformed or Intimacy Interrupted?

Hazel Andrews

and Couzens 2020 ) An analogous scenario is unfolding across the Bay of Palma in the German-dominated resort of S'Arenal, which has a similar party scene to that of Magaluf with the infamous Ballermann (the name given to the main party place of S

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Amir Khisamutdinov

University and other institutes in the Russian Far East. The cause for her first arrest was “spying on behalf of Japan and Germany.” The evidence was the already-mentioned photograph, where those pictured were identified as being Japanese agents because they

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Refugee studies in Austria today

From challenges to a research horizon

Leonardo Schiocchet, Sabine Bauer-Amin, Maria Six-Hohenbalken, and Andre Gingrich

well as in Northern Italy, Hungary, Southern Germany, Lebanon, and elsewhere. It was founded after the summer of 2015, when the authors of this article, all anthropologists based at the AAS's Institute for Social Anthropology (ISA), called a series of

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“Amongst Affectionate Female Friends”

Same-Sex Intimacy in Nineteenth-Century Polish Correspondence

Natalie Cornett

the “Springtime of Nations” in 1848, of which Poland played a small and rather insignificant role compared to the larger and more successful uprisings in the nearby German and Hungarian lands. Żmichowska and her three friends received the worst

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Sharon A. Kowalsky

Polish Displaced Persons in the Aftermath of World War II,” examines another aspect of the post-1945 Polish experience, focusing on Polish displaced persons (DPs) interred in Germany and Austria after the war. Situating her argument within the growing