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“It's a Big Umbrella”

Uncertainty, Pentecostalism, and the Integration of Zimbabwe Exemption Permit Immigrants in Johannesburg, South Africa

Tinashe Chimbidzikai

, like Zimbabwean migrants, to deal with sociocultural, economic, and political forces that produce the adversities they experience. Pentecostalism challenges stereotypes and visual representations, which portray survival migrants as essentialized

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Ivi Daskalaki and Nadina Leivaditi

, Ethnography, and the Stereotype of Mediterranean Society .” In Honor and Shame and the Unity of the Mediterranean , ed. David D. Gilmore , 75 – 89 . Washington, DC : American Anthropological Association . Herzfeld , Michael . 1997 . Cultural

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Migration as Survival

Withheld Stories and the Limits of Ethnographic Knowability

Gerhild Perl

spiritual connection as well as separation ( Stenner 2018 ). The word moro had a revival in the twentieth century and since then it has mostly been used as a negative stereotype. It first reappeared at the beginning of the Spanish Civil War in 1936, when

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Working against and with the State

From Sanctuary to Resettlement

Audrey Macklin

were aging, so they doubted their capacity to sustain a family in sanctuary for an extended period. They also recognized that the government of the day actively vilified Roma, and some members rehearsed negative stereotypes of Roma criminality. In

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Refugee Hospitality Encounters in Northern Portugal

“Cultural Orientations” and “Contextual Protection”

Elizabeth Challinor

stereotypically through social media. Yet the passing of the 1998 asylum law 3 more than 20 years ago testifies to the forward-thinking nature of Portuguese legislation, since it already promoted local integration before refugee status was granted. Portuguese law

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Heather Wurtz and Olivia Wilkinson

innovation too; and that local faith actors are problematic because they are prone to proselytization, yet with little appreciation of the nuance of religious expression and motivations. Generalizations and stereotypes from a Northern perspective categorize