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Corinna Mullin and Ian Patel

in the years preceding the 2011 uprising. Post-independence Tunisia experienced two forms of centralized power and often repressive governance: that of Habib Bourguiba (1957–1987) and the more overtly repressive rule of Ben Ali (1987–2011). Both

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Recapturing the Lost

Digitalized Memories of the Rhodesian Bush War

Ane Marie Ørbø Kirkegaard

YouTube videos concerning Rhodesia and Rhodesians. There is a clear dividing line in how this particular war is referred to: using the labels “Zimbabwe” and “independence” refers to the African liberation movement and anticolonial politics and sentiments

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Frauke Mennes, John P. Hayes, David Kloos, Martha Lagace, Morten Koch Andersen, Somdeep Sen, Matthew Porges, and Sa’ed Atshan

analysis of the Bangladesh War of Independence and how contestations over testimony and memory have influenced Bangladesh society and politics of state formation up until today. Nayanika Mookherjee sheds light on the experiences of wartime rape committed by

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Pentecostalism and Egalitarianism in Melanesia

A Reconsideration of the Pentecostal Gender Paradox

Annelin Eriksen

is often a noticeable emphasis on independence and the achievement of national unity. These churches usually have an explicit political agenda (see Eriksen 2009 ). In the more internationally oriented churches of the Pentecostal kind, this political

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Jeremy F. Walton and Piro Rexhepi

actors in a new political context. The BIK, like all other public institutions in Kosovo after 1989, operated underground—holding elections, appointing imams, and running educational institutions. From 1993, the year of its independence, until the war in

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Ritual Tattooing and the Creation of New Buddhist Identities

An Inquiry into the Initiation Process in a Burmese Organization of Exorcists

Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière

new lay Buddhist associations to place moral precepts ( thila , P. sîla ) at the center of Buddhist practice ( Turner 2014: 88 ), rather than religious donation ( ahlu , P. dâna ). Post-independence nationalist historians have qualified this general

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Stacy M. K. George

contained in the founding documents, particularly the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution.” Demonstrably moved by these words, one of the organizers introduces the speaker for the evening. The guest of honor is Dr. Raven, who

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A Protracted Peacebuilding Process

Emile Badarin

the loss of Palestine, that is, an-Nakba . Events of 1948 are represented with divine expressions such as absolute justice, sacred year, independence, miracle, redemption, and triumph in Israeli popular discourse, while their destructive face is

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Matthew Carey, Ida Nielsen Sølvhøj, Eve Monique Zucker, Younes Saramifar, and Louis Frankenthaler

concept of nationalism that inspired thoughts of national identity and independence and was developed within the Buddhist Institutes that were continuing to provide much of the education to the Cambodian population. Um concludes, “The Buddhist community

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Alena Minchenia

declaration of independence by the Belarusian People's Republic (BPR) on 25 March 1918; 10 and the Chernobyl March (commemoration of the Chernobyl disaster on 26 April). For these actions, professional protesters decide on details such as the schedule