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Discipline (and Lenience) Beyond the Self

Discipleship in a Pentecostal-Charismatic Organization

Bruno Reinhardt

spiritual services. This is especially the case with prophet-centered churches, where “the links are all vertically towards the prophet, rather than horizontally between followers” (ibid.: 108). Moreover, the mediatization and commodification of Christian

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The Ethics of Collective Sponsorship

Virtuous Action and Obligation in Contemporary Tibet

Jane Caple

little attention. There has been some examination of moral responses to the politics of patronage and/or to the perceived commodification of lay-monastic relations that are seen to undermine the social order (notably, monastic status). An obvious example

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Social Quality

Regaining Political Economy

Peter Herrmann

value has to be seen against the background of commodification. This process is not only a matter of attributing two different kinds of values to goods and services as it is expressed in the distinction between use value and exchange value. Cum grano

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Alex Link

commodification of both Netley – whom he employs – and his wife, used to the cost of being ‘a doctor’s bride’ (5.11), is all that different from Polly’s to her customers, as she is commodified, penetrated and paid in panels facing Gull’s. Their commercial

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Beyond the Glittering Golden Buddha Statues

Difference and Self-transformation through Buddhist Volunteer Tourism in Thailand

Brooke Schedneck

: Tourism and the Global Commodification of Religious Practices . London : Routledge . Skinner , Jonathan , and Dimitrios Theodossopoulous . 2011 . Great Expectations: Imagination and Anticipation in Tourism . New York : Berghahn Books . Walter

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Offshore Desires

Mobility, Liquidity and History in Shakespeare’s Mediterranean

Rui Carvalho Homem

’ – Ceri Sullivan, The Rhetoric of Credit: Merchants in Early Modern Writing (Cranbury, NJ: Associated UP, 2002), 122. 40 The pun is a striking example of how ‘the commodification of the personal marked the drama of this period with new energy’ – Bruster

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Migrant Residents in Search of Residences

Locating Structural Violence at the Interstices of Bureaucracies

Megan Sheehan

’ Everyday Encounters with Italian Immigration Bureaucracy .” Cambridge Journal of Anthropology 33 ( 1 ): 113 – 128 . Vogt , Wendy . 2013 . “ Crossing Mexico: Structural Violence and the Commodification of Undocumented Central American Migrants

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Peter Lurie, Antonio Sanna, Hansen Hsu, Ella Houston, and Kristof van Baarle

image of what Agamben described when he stated that humanity has lost its gestures (2000: 49). We have lost them to popular culture, to commodification, and have lost the ability to “move” outside this spectacular plane of representation. All has become

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Tristan Josephson, Marcin B. Stanek, Tallie Ben Daniel, Jeremy Ash, Liz Millward, Caroline Luce, Regine Buschauer, Amanda K. Phillips, and Javier Caletrío

production of “race” in the commodification of labor, in the racial segregation within the Australian settlements, and in the regulation of marriage and kin relations between Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders with Indonesian settlers. And yet

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State and Warfare in Mexico

The Case of Ayotzinapa

Alessandro Zagato

recognizable operator of this relationship) and with the state as grantor of impunity, as I will highlight in the conclusions. Extractivism and Commodification of Land An essential aspect of the seemingly illogical and excessive atrocities that the Mexican