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Processes of Territorialization in Mexico

Indigenous Government, Violence, and Comunalidad

Philipp Wolfesberger

transformed by forces from outside the society, or being affected by a long-lasting authoritarian party state and the anthropological research at service of policies of homogenization of the many cultures in Mexico. Indigenous Government Shaped by

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Analyzing Resistance to Transitional Justice

What Can We Learn from Hybridity?

Briony Jones

rights violations committed as part of a conflict, authoritarian rule, or occupation—is part of liberal peacebuilding ( Sriram 2009 ). As such it has also been accused of imposing externally validated norms in a technocratic, instrumentalist way ( Rubli

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Sheikhs and the City

Urban Paths of Contention in Sidon, Lebanon

Are John Knudsen

time scales, the outcome or post-protest pathways for Islamist movements vary “according to individual characteristics of activists and movements” (2019: 60), as well as the level of authoritarian repression they experience. Gade identifies four

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Corinna Mullin and Ian Patel

organizational capabilities within the country having been fully suppressed ( Noyon 2003: 103 ). Ben Ali’s rule featured various socioeconomic and political pathologies associated with neoliberal authoritarianism, including state violence on the pretext of

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Jack Hunter, Annelin Eriksen, Jon Mitchell, Mattijs van de Port, Magnus Course, Nicolás Panotto, Ruth Barcan, David M. R. Orr, Girish Daswani, Piergiorgio Di Giminiani, Pirjo Kristiina Virtanen, Sofía Ugarte, Ryan J. Cook, Bettina E. Schmidt, and Mylene Mizrahi

religion and the overlap between religious and health discourses are important themes. The religious, political, and medical discourses of this period were characterized by factionalism, anti-authoritarianism, dogmatism, and moralization. Folk follows

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Seeking Recognition, Becoming Citizens

Achievements and Grievances among Former Combatants from Three Wars

Johanna Söderström

in an Authoritarian Society 1941–1991 . Oxford and New York : Oxford University Press . 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237562.001.0001 Eichler , Maya . 2014 . “ Citizenship and the Contracting Out of Military Work: From National Conscription to

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Space of Hope for Lebanon’s Missing

Promoting Transitional Justice through a Digital Memorial

Erik Van Ommering and Reem el Soussi

, political, legal, and activist accounts, for instance, in relation to former authoritarian regimes in Latin America, the former Communist states of the Soviet Union, and the nations of the former Yugoslavia, as well as in contexts of post-apartheid South

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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

cultural minorities, which elevates Bengalis to an authoritarian position and places the Pahari adivasi at the margin. Therefore, the dominant notion of stateness is reflected in Bengali behavior, which is endorsed by the arbitrary role of the central

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Marla Frederick, Yunus Doğan Telliel, and Heather Mellquist Lehto

, as the antithesis of the state. In the Turkish context, it is this perspective that underlies President Erdoğan's authoritarian policies against Kurdish politicians and human rights activists. Furthermore, the eclipse of liberal globalism is seen not

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Legacies, Trajectories, and Comparison in the Anthropology of Buddhism

Nicolas Sihlé and Patrice Ladwig

been an important focus of research, from pre-colonial political models such as the ‘galactic polity’ ( Tambiah 1976 ) to post-colonial struggles with authoritarian regimes, struggles that play out through the ‘economy of merit’ ( Schober 2010 ) and