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Eluding the Esculacho

A Masculinities Perspective on the Enduring Warrior Ethos of Rio de Janeiro's Police

Celina Myrann Sørbøe

wider academic production on police violence in Brazil that emphasizes how the police institution—against a backdrop of structural inequalities and a lingering authoritarianism from the military dictatorship—has served as a tool of “necropolitics

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Sheikhs and the City

Urban Paths of Contention in Sidon, Lebanon

Are John Knudsen

time scales, the outcome or post-protest pathways for Islamist movements vary “according to individual characteristics of activists and movements” (2019: 60), as well as the level of authoritarian repression they experience. Gade identifies four

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Seeking Recognition, Becoming Citizens

Achievements and Grievances among Former Combatants from Three Wars

Johanna Söderström

in an Authoritarian Society 1941–1991 . Oxford and New York : Oxford University Press . 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237562.001.0001 Eichler , Maya . 2014 . “ Citizenship and the Contracting Out of Military Work: From National Conscription to

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Legacies, Trajectories, and Comparison in the Anthropology of Buddhism

Nicolas Sihlé and Patrice Ladwig

been an important focus of research, from pre-colonial political models such as the ‘galactic polity’ ( Tambiah 1976 ) to post-colonial struggles with authoritarian regimes, struggles that play out through the ‘economy of merit’ ( Schober 2010 ) and

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Marla Frederick, Yunus Doğan Telliel, and Heather Mellquist Lehto

, as the antithesis of the state. In the Turkish context, it is this perspective that underlies President Erdoğan's authoritarian policies against Kurdish politicians and human rights activists. Furthermore, the eclipse of liberal globalism is seen not