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Sociology in the Garden

Beyond the Liberal Grammar of Contemporary Sociology

Nissim Mizrachi

so, they undermined what anthropology does when at its best: “[t]he repositioning of horizons and decentering of perspectives” (ibid.: 276). Geertz further claimed that responding to the uncertainty this creates by “placing morality beyond culture” is

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Post-Conflict Dynamics in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Identities, Nationalization, and Missing Bodies

Katerina Seraïdari

present those who have disappeared. Whereas Arjun Appadurai (1998: 920) shows in a famous article how the body can become “a site for resolving uncertainty,” Huttunen makes of the missing body a permanent locus of ambiguity that only identification and

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Understanding Experiences and Decisions in Situations of Enduring Hardship in Africa

Mirjam de Bruijn and Jonna Both

parts of the world, Vigh’s conceptual exploration still foregrounds the experience of “crisis” more than that of its chronicity. As in much contemporary work by anthropologists, the analysis centers on notions of uncertainty and unpredictability (see, e

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The Generative Power of Political Emotions

Mette-Louise Johansen, Therese Sandrup, and Nerina Weiss

highly unpredictable and ambiguous, the potentiality of public outrage leaves the police with a condition of immense uncertainty, as well as irresolution and incoherence in thought and practice ( Berliner et al. 2016 ). The situation is even more

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Philippine Prison Marriages

The Politics of Kinship and Women's Composite Agency

Sif Lehman Jensen

husband be released, Amira said it would cause a dilemma about where to live, as he wanted to return to Mindanao. The prospect of their husband's possible release gives rise to uncertainty about where to settle and thus endangers the women's aspirations of

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Suburban Dissent

Defining Neighborhood Space and Place in Perth, Western Australia

Jocelyn D. Avery

(see WAEC 2020 ). References Amit , Vered . 2012 . “ Community and Disjuncture: The Creativity and Uncertainty of Everyday Engagement .” In Community, Cosmopolitanism and the Problem of Human Commonality , ed. Nigel Rapport and Vared

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“Where Is the New Constitution?”

Public Protest and Community-Building in Post–Economic Collapse Iceland

Timothy Heffernan

highlight the need for reform by producing and transmitting knowledge at protest sites ( della Porta and Pavan 2017 ). As studies on crisis have shown, information and knowledge become increasingly important in times of profound uncertainty, as individuals

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Performance, Power, Exclusion, and Expansion in Anthropological Accounts of Protests

Aet Annist

:// = 83843973 . Amit , V. 2012 . “ Community and Disjuncture: The creativity and uncertainty of everyday engagement .” In Community, Cosmopolitanism and the Problem of Human

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Emergent Police States

Racialized Pacification and Police Moralism from Rio's Favelas to Bolsonaro

Tomas Salem and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

were living under the uncertainty, under the lack of security … Suddenly another [drug] faction would invade [and] you'd have shootouts and such. Not to mention that they lived under the rules of the traffickers.” In this account, favela residents were