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Decoupling Seascapes

An Anthropology of Marine Stock Enhancement Science in Japan

Shingo Hamada

; Lien and Law 2011 ). “Performance,” then, refers to the embodiment of an idea of fish but not the fish or a thing in itself. The practice of italicizing Clupea pallasii means the words themselves look more sacred than secular, inferring on science an

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Alena Minchenia

and are motivated to change the power. Looking from the perspective of performativity, the figure of the protester, in general, is the effect of repetitive performances of dissent and of accompanying recognition of these performances as such. Yet

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The Permeable Olympic Fortress

Mega-Event Security as Camouflage in Rio de Janeiro

Dennis Pauschinger

state to punish and correct disorder in society, Daniel Goldstein (2004: 25, 182 ) develops this notion further and demonstrates in his ethnography of lynching in urban Bolivia that spectacular violent performances can configure a mechanism of

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Olivia Mason and Nick Megoran

this in seeking to align individual working practices to an institution's ‘vision’ or ‘strategic objectives’ set by managers in the belief that this will enhance performance. HRM is thus about management of culture and meaning in an organisation

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Objects as Archives of a Disrupted Past

The Lengnangulong Sacred Stone from Vanuatu in France, Revisited

Hugo DeBlock

these performances and are interpreted only by some local people. The biggest local cultural festival that features in the current cultural revivalist movement in the archipelago, arguably, is the yearly Back to My Roots Festival of Halhal Fantor in

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Sara Selwood and Lillia McEnaney

Attitudes: The 36th Report . London : The National Centre for Social Research . https://www.bsa.natcen.ac.uk/media/39363/bsa_36.pdf (accessed 1 March 2020 ). Department of Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) . 2012 . “ Performance Indicators 2011

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The Power of Silence

Sonic Experiences of Police Operations and Occupations in Rio de Janeiro's Favelas

Sterre Gilsing

pacification in an adapted way ( Menezes 2018 ). Therefore, they can be better understood as spectacular performances of power by the state ( Robb Larkins 2015 ). During operations, security personnel perform the state both to others and to themselves ( Savell

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Manly Merchants

Commerce, Mobility and Masculinity among Afghan Traders in Eurasia

Magnus Marsden

. Osella 2013 ), emphasising instead how masculinity is socially performed in specific spaces. A consideration of such performances reveals the masculinity of the traders is ‘emergent’ in the sense that men are contextually flexible and adaptive in terms of

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Barbara Robertson and Mark J. Flowers

must be verified before drawing conclusions about the impact of the aid on the student's performance. Furthermore, class sections normally tend not to be distributed by themselves. A wider cross-section of students is necessary to draw such conclusions

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Daring spaces

Creating multi-sensory learning environments

Sabine Krajewski and Matthew Khoury

simple, the flooring black and the walls white, with whiteboards all around. The only colourful elements in the room would be the bean bags. Kwallek and Lewis (1990) tested the academic performance of participants in three rooms, one coloured primarily