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The Vanishing Power Plant

Infrastructure and Ignorance in Peri-urban Ulaanbaatar

Morten Axel Pedersen

: Collapsed Futures in Mozambique and Mongolia’, in M. Harris and N. Rapport (eds), Reflections on Imagination: Human Capacity and Ethnographic Method (Surrey: Ashgate), 237–262. Earlier versions were presented at the UCSC/UCDavis graduate conference in

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Laborers, Migrants, Refugees

Managing Belonging, Bodies, and Mobility in (Post)Colonial Kenya and Tanzania

Hanno Brankamp and Patricia Daley

regimes, but also sought work to pay taxes. In Tanganyika, migrants from Belgian (Rwanda and Burundi) and Portuguese (Mozambique) territories formed the most common group of “distance labor” and were provided with free housing. Ethnic and racial

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Ghost Mothers

Kinship Relationships in Thai Spirit Cults

Andrew Alan Johnson

-Green (2013) for a study on ‘transactional sex’ in Mozambique. References Aphornsuvan , Thanet . 1998 . “ Slavery and Modernity: Freedom in the Making of Modern Siam .” Pp. 161 – 186 in Asian Freedoms: The Idea of Freedom in East and Southeast Asia , ed

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Emily Bent

of [girls’] human rights” ( United Nations General Assembly 2011: 1 ). The first GSO directed by WGG members included girl activists, aged between 13 and 17, from Algeria, Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Mexico, Mozambique, and the United States. Each of

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Whitewashing History

Pinker’s (Mis)Representation of the Enlightenment and Violence

Philip Dwyer

” or “savage” an act might appear to the outside observer. This is as much the case today as it was in the past. Take as an example rape in warfare, which has become a systematic strategy in some modern theaters of war. In Mozambique, soldiers often

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Traces of Pan Africanism and African Nationalism in Africa Today

Denis Goldberg

). This regional organisation includes Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Though offering its former President Mbeki as a mediator South Africa has not been able to stop the excesses

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Recapturing the Lost

Digitalized Memories of the Rhodesian Bush War

Ane Marie Ørbø Kirkegaard

vantage point, the situation had gone from bad to worse, and the fear of South Africa, Rhodesia, and the Portuguese in Mozambique coming together to take control of all of southern Africa was explicitly voiced, also at the United Nations (Nkrumah n

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Catherine Plum, Klaus Berghahn, Gregory Smulewicz-Zucker, David Freis, and Matthew Eckel

to explain the treatment of the various groups considered, from Jews and contract workers from Mozambique and Vietnam to Jehovah Witnesses and nonconformist youth groups. Ultimately, some groups fared better than others in the final years of the

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Organic Vehicles and Passengers

The Tsetse Fly as Transient Analytical Workspace

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga

Zimbabwe on 18 April 1980. The most widespread was what Europeans called Glossina morsitans , which was found in the Zambezi valley and the colony’s southeastern border with Mozambique. The other two species, Glossina pallidipes and Glossina brevipalpis

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“Eyes, Ears, and Wheels”

Policing Partnerships in Nairobi, Kenya

Francesco Colona and Tessa Diphoorn

. “ Contested Sources of Authority: Re-claiming State Sovereignty by Formalizing Traditional Authority in Mozambique .” Development and Change 37 ( 4 ): 847 – 869 . Call , Charles T. 2008 . “ The Fallacy of the ‘Failed State.‘ .” Third World Quarterly