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“Avoiding the mistakes of the past”

Tower block failure discourse and economies of risk management in London's Olympic Park

Saffron Woodcraft

” as a political ideology and policy goal is not merely a vehicle for revitalizing urban neighborhoods or devolving power. “Community” is a governance framework that defines the normative urban subject through the performance of specific citizenship

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Laurent Berger

territory and in the new green smart cities, in real time, the environmental performance of firms, administrative executives, and citizens, in terms of water, timber, energy use, waste treatment, ecological footprint, and the pursuit of healthy eating ( René

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Malfunctioning Affective Infrastructures

How the “Broken” Road Becomes a Site of Belonging in Postindustrial Eastern Siberia

Vasilina Orlova

religious learning, the performance of a cultural style” (2008: 6). Thus infrastructure becomes a “totality,” in Larkin's usage, that encapsulates “technical and cultural” systems (2008: 6). I suggest that the “matter” transmitted in the “soft

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Doing global investments the Nordic way

The “business case” for Equinor's support to union work among its employees in Tanzania

Siri Lange

that received Norwegian aid funds, and his perception is that Equinor, as a Norwegian company, is different from other MNCs. He stresses that unions in other countries have “contributed to improving performance and benefits to the employees and the

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Francesc Bellaubi

technology for the Russian Navy. Proof of the pride in the Mashgorodok identity is the event that commemorated the sixtieth anniversary of the neighborhood during the summer of 2019, which included poems and song performances about “My Mashgorodok” (Moi

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Penny Welch and Susan Wright

how two projects based on indirect cultural exchanges of food, stories and performances between humanities students, cultural organisations and local residents grew out of a dinner-table conversation between friends. These projects provided both a

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Thomas J. Eveland

Armbruster, Maya Patel, Erika Johnson, and Martha Weiss discuss findings that indicate improvement in student attitudes, performance and participation, and even increased morale and enthusiasm on the part of the instructor. More than just a summary of

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Marcos Farias Ferreira, Máiréad Nic Craith, Markéta Slavková, Linda M. Mülli, Mariann Vaczi, Annika Lems, and Işıl Karataş

develop his engagement in the everydayness of social relations constituting today's Estonia – through conversations, artistic performances, interpretive reflections, or mere daily life roles – thereby allowing the reader to go beyond conceptual and

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Minestrone Stories

Teaching anthropology through serendipitous cultural exchanges

Regnar Kristensen

instigate another series of cultural exchanges on top of this vegetable-song-soup series of exchanges. The interviews-narrative-performance series became the second part of the Minestrone Stories. As in the former exchanges, we encouraged the students

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Shih-Hsiung Liu

performance levels and thereby determine the feasibility of the proposed teaching framework. Theoretical perspectives The need for a framework A strength of DBPL is that it provides students with opportunities to incorporate their experiential