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

Soviet Archeological “Discoveries” and Indigenous Evenkis

Donatas Brandišauskas

. For those leaving offerings, the master-spirit can be beneficial and present animals to hunters by showing the image of an animal. At the same time, it was believed that a “powerful spirit” can also commit revenge as well as punishment if one refuses

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Marco Solimene, Mariann Vaczi, Paul Manning, Bozena Sojka, Stephen Quilley, Anna Zhelnina, and Aimar Ventsel

in relation to economy, society and education; but also to (iii) particular moments of moral-institutional crisis associated with issues such as corporal punishment and physical abuse, in both schools and religious contexts; and subsequently to sexual

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Exceptionalism and Necropolitical Security Dynamics in Olympic Rio de Janeiro

Margit Ystanes and Tomas Salem

( Larkins 2013 ). Importantly, police brutality was a way to assert police authority and impose Brazilian social hierarchies in the favelas. In the decades following the return of democracy, Brazilian police officers executed collective punishment in the

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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

: it consists of a particular form of governmentality, aiming at the disciplining of subjects through indebtedness and through the promise of credit, profit, abundance—and, in the event of insolvency , the persistent threat of punishment. The moral

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Soft skills, hard rocks

Making diamonds ethical in Canada’s Northwest Territories

Lindsay A. Bell

University Press . Haney , Lynne Allison . 2010 . Offending women: Power, punishment, and the regulation of desire . Berkeley : University of California Press . 10.1525/9780520945913 Heller , Monica , Lindsay Bell , Michelle Daveluy , Hubert

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Lisen Dellenborg and Margret Lepp

what position we are to “identify what is good and what is bad and to allocate reward and punishment” ( D’Andrade 1995: 399 ; see also Strathern 1987 ). The difficulty of reconciling informants’ cultural understandings of certain practices – such as

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The Obligation Is the Point

‘Refugee 2 Refugee’ Care and Solidarity in Greece

Zareena Grewal

easily from endangered to dangerous, innocent to delinquent’ ( 2011: 5 ). The slipperiness of this racial logic is perhaps most evident in the collective punishment rationale of deterrence policies which criminalise all migrants. Much like the phrase

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Sergey Glebov

sign of their extraordinary discipline and commitment to anti-Russian causes. The Chinese openly infringed on Russian sovereignty and were governed by their own laws. They engaged in cruel punishments, including burying people alive on Russian territory

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Gilad Ben-Nun

, this in fact corresponds to Amos 1:9: “Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Tyre, and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because they delivered up the whole captivity (גלות שלמה) to Edom, and remembered not the brotherly

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Policing at a distance and that human thing

An appreciative critique of police surveillance

David Sausdal

trackers, suspects became not only suspects but “fools” and “bastards” in need of punishment. 1 In observing the Danish detectives’ surveillance work, my study thus confirms an increasing policing at a distance may lead to cruder police attitudes, either