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Migrant Residents in Search of Residences

Locating Structural Violence at the Interstices of Bureaucracies

Megan Sheehan

everyday life [shifting] our attention to pathologies of class, race, and gender inequalities” (2004: 19). These “little” or everyday violences are the product of structures that translate social difference into outcomes that negatively impact some groups

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War Veterans and the Construction of Citizenship Categories

Nikkie Wiegink, Ralph Sprenkels, and Birgitte Refslund Sørensen

. “ Introduction .” In The Anthropology of Citizenship: A Reader , ed. Sian Lazar , 1 – 22 . Malden : Wiley Blackwell . Logue , Larry , and Peter Blanck . 2010 . Race, Ethnicity, and Disability: Veterans and Benefits in Post–Civil War America

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Meike J. de Goede

Mayama. Mayama was his end. When he had left, people prophesized …. André Matsoua is the savior of the blacks; Jesus Christ is the savior of the whites. He himself came to me in a vision. He said: “I came for the first time to liberate the white race. I

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Liberation Autochthony

Namibian Veteran Politics and African Citizenship Claims

Lalli Metsola

” ( Geschiere 2011: 339 ). Yet, claims and politics of belonging that use such distinctions as territorial origins, ethnicity, religion, language, race, or tradition have been particularly pronounced in contemporary Africa ( Berry 2009 ; Fourchard and Segatti

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The Social Life of Fighting Words

The Case of Political Correctness

Ronald S. Stade

state of affairs. Like many other pundits on the extreme right, D’Souza was supported by the Olin Foundation, named after the just mentioned John M. Olin. In his book Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus (1991), D’Souza tries to

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Eluding the Esculacho

A Masculinities Perspective on the Enduring Warrior Ethos of Rio de Janeiro's Police

Celina Myrann Sørbøe

social and historical contexts ( Connell 1995 ). Further, any form of masculinity is always intersecting with race, class, sexual orientation, and so on ( Shields 2008 ). Thus, gender is not an individual attribute but an emergent property of social

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

me” (116). Martha Lagace Boston University References Goldstein , Donna M 2013 . Laughter Out of Place: Race, Class, Violence, and Sexuality in a Rio Shantytown. . Berkeley : University of California Press 10.1525/9780520955417 Hirsch , Paula

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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

high, and reputations as human rights compliant intact. In addition, there is evidence that the guidelines have encouraged a “race to the bottom” among some developing nations seeking to attract foreign corporate investment. In these cases, human rights

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Staying out of Place

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

Simon Turner

.” Copenhagen : Centre for Development Research . Gilroy , Paul . 1987 . There Ain’t No Black in the Union Jack: The Cultural Politics of Race and Nation . London : Hutchinson . Gilroy , Paul . 1993 . The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double

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Shadow Soldiering

Shifting Constellations and Permeable Boundaries in “Private” Security Contracting

Maya Mynster Christensen

private security industry ( Chisholm 2014 , 2015 ; Chisholm and Statchowitsch 2016 ; Eichler 2014 ; Higate 2012b ). Elsewhere, I have analyzed how Sierra Leonean contractors employ notions of race and slavery as a moral response to the unequal