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In/visible—In/secure

Optics of regulation and control

Ieva Jusionyte and Daniel M. Goldstein

acronyms—Future Attribute Screening Technology (FAST), Automated Virtual Agent for Truth Assessments in Real-time (AVATAR), and others—capable of capturing emotional states, deception cues, and signs of hostile intent. Governmentality meets biopower in the

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David Lempert

national security state and corporate power that ‘manufactured’ not just the deception but also the person who represented it – Barack Obama. Apparently because Obama’s mother was an anthropologist and because many anthropologists were originally vocal

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Dustin William Louie

to their captor’s demands ( Louie 2016 ). During the love bombing phase, predators, most often gang members, create a drug dependency in recruitment targets. In some cases, the girls are hooked using deception by being given cigarettes laced with

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Gramsci in and beyond resistances

The search for an autonomous political initiative among a subaltern group in the Beninese savanna

Riccardo Ciavolella

deception with the promises of development, politics, and national association explains this reorientation to self-reliance ( sagoo ), where openings to the outer world are considered the necessary strategy for recovering a form of political, economic

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Hospitality

A Timeless Measure of Who We Are?

Elena Isayev

Athenians resisted in Euripides’ Children of Heracles (l.257–258). Athens is praised for its refusal to give in to deception, by luring the children away from the protective sanctuary of Zeus, at the suggestion of the Argives, who wanted the suppliants

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Austrian “Gypsies” in the Italian archives

Historical ethnography on multiple border crossings at the beginning of the twentieth century

Paola Trevisan

, and would like to have, cross(ed) gave rise to discussions and deceptions between the Italian and Austrian authorities. At certain points, it seems as though you are witnessing a chess game in which the victor is the one who does not admit the “Gypsies

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Dangerous speculation

The appeal of pyramid schemes in rural Siberia

Leonie Schiffauer

John Comaroff , 1 – 56 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . 10.1215/9780822380184 Cox , John 2016 . “Value and the art of deception: Public morality in a Papua New Guinean Ponzi scheme.” In Anthropologies of value: Cultures of accumulation

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Blurred memories

War and disaster in a Buddhist Sinhala village

Mara Benadusi

that outsiders be complicit and participate in reproducing the deception and appearances of truth, not that they be believed. Navigating the rocky path of uncertainty in village life required the use of “uninhibited research methods” ( Bouchetoux 2014

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From behind stall doors

Farming the Eastern German countryside in the animal welfare era

Amy Leigh Field

press for poor conditions. As the chief editor of a local agricultural press also put it: “We do also lie quite a lot: the cows on milk packaging for example, it's all deception, and it's easy to find out that cows aren't raised the way they're depicted

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The emergence of the global debt society

Governmentality and profit extraction through fabricated abundance and imposed scarcity in Peru and Spain

Ismael Vaccaro, Eric Hirsch, and Irene Sabaté

predictions of and clear deceptions about present and future wealth (what we call “fabricated abundance”) that translated on the inability to repay the debt generated by these profit expectations; and (3) the recipe to solve each of these economically