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The Many Faces of the State

Living in Peace and Conflict in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh

Nasir Uddin and Eva Gerharz

Bangladeshi state and nationalism, which rests on the ideal image of a homogeneous national society wherein others are considered to constitute a “threat” Since Bangladesh gained independence in 1971, major efforts have been made by those holding power over

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The Social Life of Fighting Words

The Case of Political Correctness

Ronald S. Stade

between Maoism and black nationalism in the United States, connections between the two had been established much earlier. W. E. B. Du Bois met with Mao Zedong as far back as 1959, and in 1965 Robert F. Williams (1962) , a highly influential (but nowadays

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Staying out of Place

The Being and Becoming of Burundian Refugees in the Camp and the City

Simon Turner

). Arguing against what it perceives as “methodological nationalism” ( Glick-Schiller and Wimmer 2002 ), transnational “theory” claims that we must not assume the nation as the ordering principle of societies just as we must question the taken

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Moral Thresholds of Outrage

The March for Hrant Dink and New Ways of Mobilization in Turkey

Lorenzo D’Orsi

of Modernity and National Identity in Turkish Radio Broadcasting . London : I. B. Tauris . 10.5040/9780755610174 Akçam , Taner . 2004 . From Empire to Republic: Turkish Nationalism and the Armenian Genocide . London : Zed Books . Akçam , Taner

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The Many Layers of Moral Outrage

Kurdish Activists and Diaspora Politics

Nerina Weiss

(2001) , national symbols give concrete meaning and visibility to the abstractions of nationalism and distinguish one collective from another by virtue of who shares the “code” of their meaning. In the Kurdish case, these symbols represented militant

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

). Seeing the imperious killings of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, or 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland, Ohio, it would seem almost self-evident that American whiteness is meant to destroy the black body. Black nationalism responds by underlining

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Between Labor Migration and Forced Displacement

Wartime Mobilities in the Burkina Faso–Côte d’Ivoire Transnational Space

Jesper Bjarnesen

region, Côte d’Ivoire) .” Pp. 213 – 240 in Land and the Politics of Belonging in West Africa , ed. R. Kuba and C. Lentz . Leiden : Brill . Collett , Moya . 2006 . “ Ivorian Identity Constructions: Ethnicity and Nationalism in the Prelude to

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Achieving the Ordinary

Everyday Peace and the Other in Bosnian Mixed-Ethnicity Families

Keziah Conrad

which family members reflect on complex histories of alliance and friction in the family, histories that are in turn related to the larger events of the war and the rise of nationalism. Given the persistent salience of ethnicity as an organizing force of

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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

Nationalism . Exemplifying what Brubaker ( 2001: 533 ) deems the “disabling consequences of identity politics,” John summarizes the book’s trajectory: “Hucks’s subject is not the Yoruba themselves, nor the interaction between Nigerian Yoruba and ‘Yoruba

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Processes of Territorialization in Mexico

Indigenous Government, Violence, and Comunalidad

Philipp Wolfesberger

, Guillermo . 2006 . “ A New Mexican Nationalism? Indigenous Rights, Constitutional Reform and the Conflicting Meanings of Multiculturalism .” Nations and Nationalism 12 ( 2 ): 279 – 302 . 10.1111/j.1469-8129.2006.00241.x Deleuze , Gilles , and