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Military Violence in Its Own Right

The Microsocial Foundations of Physical Military Violence in Noncombat Situations

Nir Gazit and Eyal Ben-Ari

morally, it is an analytically rich site including a wide variety of encounters with civilians in a variety of spaces and circumstances in which soldiers may find themselves unintentionally reacting to violence or intentionally initiating violent

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Eschatology, Ethics, and Ēthnos

Ressentiment and Christian Nationalism in the Anthropology of Christianity

Jon Bialecki

set the crisis, the shape of ethics controls the expression, and eschatological doubling makes this a cosmic crisis that still leaves space for nationalist agency. But it is ressentiment that is the power underneath it all. These thoughts are not

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Seeking Recognition, Becoming Citizens

Achievements and Grievances among Former Combatants from Three Wars

Johanna Söderström

–521 ; Tajfel 1974 ). A central aspect of constructing an identity is about seeking recognition from others, which in turn is intrinsically linked to seeking space and voice in a polity (see, e.g., Hobson et al. 2007: 444 ). Yet current literature has not paid

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J. D. Y. Peel

Marloes Janson, Wale Adebanwi, David Pratten, Ruth Marshall, Stephan Palmié, Amanda Villepastour, and J. D. Y. Peel

Edited by Richard Fardon and Ramon Sarró

situation in Yorubaland is thus that while Christianity and Islam compete to win converts and public space, the very act of competition has led both faiths to borrow from one another to a significant extent. Chapters 9 and 10 chart the complex patterns of

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Jeanne Favret-Saada’s Minimal Ontology

Belief and Disbelief of Mystical Forces, Perilous Conditions, and the Opacity of Being

Theodoros Kyriakides

-Saada instead prefers to ethnographically isolate and document such incidents as spaces and loci of intense affective forces. One could say that she works backwards to anthropological methods that treat belief as assumed, holistic, and stable within a society

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Sheikhs and the City

Urban Paths of Contention in Sidon, Lebanon

Are John Knudsen

Politics 15 ( 1 ): 1 – 23 . 10.1080/13629391003644611 Knudsen , Are John . 2011 . “ Nahr el-Bared: The Political Fall-Out of a Refugee Disaster .” In Palestinian Refugees: Identity, Space and Place in the Levant , ed. Are John Knudsen and

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Kosher Biotech

Between Religion, Regulation, and Globalization

Johan Fischer

exposes these producers to experience-based penalties that are reflected in lower product quality ratings. A study by Campbell et al. (2011) demonstrates that although neo-liberalism has opened up new spaces for audit activity, older political and social

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Kim Knibbe, Brenda Bartelink, Jelle Wiering, Karin B. Neutel, Marian Burchardt, and Joan Wallach Scott

Colonialism and Race . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . 10.1215/9780822374565 Bochow , Astrid , and Rijk van Dijk . 2012 . “ Christian Creations of New Spaces of Sexuality, Reproduction, and Relationships in Africa: Exploring Faith and Religious

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Liberation Autochthony

Namibian Veteran Politics and African Citizenship Claims

Lalli Metsola

within the national space, the Namibian case rather demonstrates the coexistence—and tension—of the legal concept of universal national citizenship with a pervasive ideology of national belonging that is able to fill this empty signifier ( Laclau 2005

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Philippine Prison Marriages

The Politics of Kinship and Women's Composite Agency

Sif Lehman Jensen

women's answers as to why they had married them. As Sara elaborated, “You feel pity for him. More than 10 years [in prison], imagine?! In that corner of a shell [referring to the very limited space inside the prison cell] … I don't do [anything]; I just