Search Results

You are looking at 91 - 100 of 173 items for :

  • Regional Studies x
  • All content x
Clear All
Open access

“The 1990s Wasn't Just a Time of Bandits; We Feminists Were Also Making Mischief!”

Celebrating Twenty Years of Feminist Enlightenment Projects in Tver’

Julie Hemment and Valentina Uspenskaya

Tver’, Russia, 21 May 2019: The Ethnographer's Account The hallway was milling with people. A student usher smilingly greeted me and handed me a program, indicating the way. Impressively, my colleagues had scored the university's Assembly Hall

Restricted access

Conflicts in Children’s Everyday Lives

Fresh Perspectives on Protracted Crisis in Lebanon

Erik van Ommering

. Followed by 15 ninth graders, I climb the stairs in a rural school in South Lebanon. The school is situated amid orchards and olive groves at the edge of a village. Most students come from lower-middle-class backgrounds. Many of the families run small

Open access

Maria Bucur

capital, stories about “patriotic work” in Roseti-Dobrogea, 2 the place where we also started our experience as college students. In advance of Hegel's The Phenomenology of the Spirit , we learned how to sort red peppers for export, how humid our

Open access

Becoming Communist

Ideals, Dreams, and Nightmares

Rochelle Goldberg Ruthchild

suppression of student protesters and partisans in 1950s Romania. All these essays are notable for their deep research and detailed presentation of the levels to which the state authorities, and the many who implemented their orders, went to suppress the

Restricted access

Methodology Matters in Iran

Researching Social Movements in Authoritarian Contexts

Paola Rivetti

. This article is based on methodological reflections and conversations that I started with colleagues and activists in and from Iran years ago but that have intensified since the assassination of the Cambridge PhD student Giulio Regeni during the summer

Free access

Paul L. Scham and Yoram Peri

articles that follow. This is also a ‘prize issue’, as it contains two articles by laureates of the AIS's Kimmerling Prize for the best graduate student paper of the year. Netta Galnoor is the 2019 winner, and her piece is entitled “From Jewish Sentiments

Open access


Reinventing Anthropological Topics

Soheila Shahshahani

should become a must on the reading list of students of not only Kordestȃn, but of all the Middle East. It makes the student search for his own methodology, perspective, theories and even approach before going to the field, and makes him or her alert to

Restricted access

Play of Mirrors

An Encounter of Personal Biographies with Europe’s Journey

Marcos Farias Ferreira

were all students of International Relations and all were conscious, some more than others to be frank, of what it meant to be there at that particular juncture. No one could anticipate the tensions that would mark the years 1991–1993, but as we walked

Restricted access

Tiina Ann Kirss

competition) oriented to high school students throughout Estonia. The assignment, to be supervised by history teachers, was to find either a relative or a resident of one’s hometown who had been deported to Siberia and returned. As the 1941 deportation had few

Open access

Chiara Bonfiglioli

students’ massacre. Olcott specifically highlights the struggles for legitimacy among activists speaking at the Tribune, with women from different parts of the world, but also from the same country, objecting to each other's political representativeness and