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The Aesthetics and Publics of Testimony

Participation and Agency in Architectural Memorializations of the 1993 Solingen Arson Attack

Eray Çaylı

through my fieldwork on architectural memorializations of the 1993 Solingen arson attack. I begin by detailing the prominent role that publicness and participation have played in these memorializations and the various tensions and contestations

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Approaching Health in Landscapes

An Ethnographic Study with Chronic Cancer Patients from a Coastal Village in Northern Norway

Magdalena Skowronski, Mette Bech Risør, and Nina Foss

’s concepts, the aim of this article is to analyse how the effort and wish of staying healthy is linked to dwelling in familiar landscapes and how health is approached in those landscapes by CCPs. Into the Village The fieldwork was conducted by the first

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Livia Jiménez Sedano

Throughout the last ten years of fieldwork in social dance contexts in Southern Europe I have witnessed in astonishment how European aficionados who enrol in ‘world dances’ courses very often considered their own kinetic capacities as superior to

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Quarantine and Its Malcontents

How Liberians Responded to the Ebola Epidemic Containment Measures

Umberto Pellecchia

-health approach led by state-related actors. The study is based on four months of fieldwork in Liberia conducted during two different periods of the epidemic: September to November 2014 and January to March 2015. The first period of fieldwork took place during the

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‘Atomic Bombs’ in Monrovia, Liberia

The Identity and Stigmatisation of Ebola Survivors

Emilie Venables

glimpse into this world and the experiences faced by people – health-care workers and patients – within the ‘high-risk zone’ of the EMC. The intense period of fieldwork, combining observations in the community with in-depth interviews and focus group

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Sensory Perception of Rock Art in East Siberia and the Far East

Soviet Archeological “Discoveries” and Indigenous Evenkis

Donatas Brandišauskas

certain sites and river basins, requiring offerings and punishing those who refuse to show respect. All members of the expedition agreed that everyone involved in the fieldwork knows how important it is to follow the local taiga ethics. Any local villager

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Emancipation as social equality

Subaltern politics in contemporary India

Indrajit Roy

ethnographic fieldwork in the northern region of Bihar State. 2 After presenting a brief picture of the disparities between Musahar and other communities, I discuss the emancipatory narratives offered by the CPI(M/L-L) and the MSS. I emphasize the importance

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Julie Spray

conducted a year of fieldwork, one of these sore throat clinics operated out of a disused classroom. 2 The school is located in South Auckland, has approximately 400 pupils, roughly 70% Māori and 25% Pasifika, and is ranked by the Ministry of Education as a

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A Social Negotiation of Hope

Male West African Youth, ‘Waithood’ and the Pursuit of Social Becoming through Football

Christian Ungruhe and James Esson

various studies and long-term ethnographic fieldwork among footballers in urban southern Ghana between 2010 and 2016. Mainly, it entailed informal conversations, formal interviews (biographical and narrative) as well as participant observation of the

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Introduction

Rethinking the class politics of boredom

Marguerite van den Berg and Bruce O’Neill

philosophical or literary, rather than ethnographic, concern, even as anthropologists readily admitted that boredom pervades the experience of conducting fieldwork ( Malinowski [1922] 2003: 4 ). Much of this ethnographic reticence is no doubt owing to boredom