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Staying out of Place

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

Simon Turner

undocumented migrants. The refugees living in this part of the city often came from the camps and had only little knowledge of the neighborhood where they lived but had an extensive knowledge of the network of Burundians living clandestinely in this part of the

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"Our Future Is Already in Jeopardy"

Duress and the Palimpsest of Violence of Two CAR Student Refugees in the DRC

Maria Catherina Wilson Janssens

migrant world, also applies to the refugee world. Michael Jackson argues that migrants are able to give up the life to which they were born because they believe they will be able to gain a more abundant life in the future (2008: 60). If one is unable to

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Philippine Prison Marriages

The Politics of Kinship and Women's Composite Agency

Sif Lehman Jensen

everyday of women remain unexplored. I seek to address this gap by reflecting on how women maneuver the entangled relationship of family and insurgency politics that characterizes their home communities in everyday life as migrants at the urban periphery of

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Liberation Autochthony

Namibian Veteran Politics and African Citizenship Claims

Lalli Metsola

disruption of social structures and propelled a system of migrant labor that extended throughout the Southern African region ( Moorsom 1989 ; Wallace 2011 ; Werner 1993 ). The ensuing state form differentiated starkly between settlers and natives and

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

among secularists—feminists and otherwise—is not only the result of an implicit or explicit Orientalism. Looking at Dutch attitudes toward Christian migrants, to the extent that these are recognized as a category, there is a logic at work that is

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Steven Brooke, Dafne Accoroni, Olga Ulturgasheva, Anastasios Panagiotopoulos, Eugenia Roussou, Francesco Vacchiano, Jeffrey D. Howison, Susan Greenwood, Yvonne Daniel, Joana Bahia, Gloria Goodwin Raheja, Charles Lincoln Vaughan, Katrien Pype, and Linda van de Kamp

metropolitan France among labor migrants in Paris, Lyon, and Marseille. Lyautey feared the formation of a proletarian class and called for a ‘women for women’ project. This was designed to give female colonial agents, that is, doctors and social workers

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Ethnographies of Private Security

Erella Grassiani and Tessa Diphoorn

: Citizens, Migrants, and States in the Postcolonial World . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press . Harnischfeger , Johannes . 2003 . “ The Bakassi Boys: Fighting Crime in Nigeria .” Journal of Modern African Studies 41 ( 1 ): 23 – 49 . 10

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Unintended Securitization

Military, Medical, and Political-Security Discourses in the Humanitarian Treatment of Syrian Casualties in Israel

Hedva Eyal and Limor Samimian-Darash

images of attack and invasion are attached to the new Syrian migrants and how a security discourse emerges out of the perceptions this gives rise to: In a highly publicized NGO report, a port police officer is quoted saying “at any moment, they could

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Introduction

Understanding Experiences and Decisions in Situations of Enduring Hardship in Africa

Mirjam de Bruijn and Jonna Both

people in the region underwent the same fate. Others chose refuge, which was often, though not always, synonymous with rebellion. Despite his forced conversion, Adoum was now a Muslim praying five times a day. He had also become a seasonal migrant to N

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Therese Sandrup

involvement (2008: 75). Both Alek and Orhan have personal histories of migration, and well-established social networks in their places of origin. They also define themselves as Muslims. Various studies have showed that most migrants and their children retain