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Anthropology at the dawn of apartheid

Radcliffe-Brown and Malinowski’s South African engagements, 1919–1934

Isak Niehaus

( Edgar 1988 ). The next year, 230 people died during violent confrontations between white miners and government over the employment of cheaper African laborers. During the national elections of 1924, J. B. M Hertzog’s National Party defeated Jan Smuts

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Between Afropolitans and new Sankaras

Class mobility and the reproduction of academics in Burkina Faso

Michelle Engeler

changing educational institutions and punctuating their educational experiences with periods of employment and travel. Hence, their own actions, also based on their distinctive perceptions and motivations, have shaped their educational and vocational

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Crisis and retirement

Alienation in Kerala's tea belt

Jayaseelan Raj

partially or completely. The crisis shattered the dreams of the retirees who, after 40 years of work, were entitled to an end of employment payout/gratuity ( service kāsu ). 1 Such was not forthcoming with the crisis, and payment was deferred for those who

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To Smile and Not to Smile

Mythic Gesture at the Russia-China Border

Caroline Humphrey

important exception, however, to this standoff. This is the relation that visiting Russian and Buryat traders in Manzhouli make with Chinese ‘helpers’ called pomogai . 15 These people, who seek temporary employment as carriers, interpreters, guides, and

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Safe milk and risky quinoa

The lottery and precarity of farming in Peru

Astrid B. Stensrud

thought as policy. He argues that the fundamental mission of the neoliberal state is “to optimize conditions for capital accumulation no matter what the consequences for employment or social well-being” (2005: 19). The free mobility of capital is seen as

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Fake buildings and gray development in Nairobi

Constance Smith

: Africa World Press . ILO . 1972 . Employment, incomes and equality: A strategy for increasing productive Employment in Kenya . Geneva : International Labour Office . JLL . 2019 . City momentum index 2018 . London : JLL . Kamau , John , and

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“Because we are the only ones in the community!”

Protest and daily life in poor South African neighborhoods

Jérôme Tournadre

the townships and squatter camps apart from the residential neighborhoods and town centers—in other words, anything that keeps the poor away from areas of high-density employment, decent transport infrastructure, shopping centers, “good” schools, and

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Jackie Clarke, Melanie Kay Smith, Margret Jäger, Anne O’Connor, and Robert Shepherd

other, more stable forms of employment are also presented to explain its attraction for many young intellectuals. Overall, the book seems to be about making sense of the complexities and contradictions that exist in a postsocialist city like Budapest

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Doing global investments the Nordic way

The “business case” for Equinor's support to union work among its employees in Tanzania

Siri Lange

defined, but that six characteristics are often emphasized when the Nordic or Norwegian model is described: “Universal welfare arrangements and a large public sector; high employment, among both men and women; small wage differences and a large degree of

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Victoria C. Ramenzoni and David Yoskowitz

capital (0.66); employment and poverty (0.77); business and transportation (0.77); and subsistence and ethnicity (0.73). In the case of health, correlations with other theme metrics were very low, in most cases negative, indicating variety on how this