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Listening with Displacement

Sound, Citizenship, and Disruptive Representations of Migration

Tom Western

the potential of listening to open creative engagements when representing displacement, finding spaces of narrativity that have not yet been claimed and foreclosed, and disrupting the dominant tropes of “European refugee crisis.” Second, it claims that

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Blood and the City

Animal Representations and Urban (Dis)orders during the ‘Feast of the Sacrifice’ in Istanbul and Khartoum

Alice Franck, Jean Gardin, and Olivier Givre

political levels, comparative fieldwork highlights significant differences concerning the stakes, perceptions and concrete practices of the ritual in the urban space. More widely, we question what appears as a gap between a sacrificial imaginary encapsulated

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Emma Findlen LeBlanc

about sharia and democracy in Syria, analysing Syrians’ depictions of local Sharia Committees ( Hay'āt al-Sharia ) as flexible spaces in which they are creatively reimagining justice, community and the collective moral order, in ways that challenge

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The Gurdwara in Britain

Narratives of Meaning, Use and Development

Clare Canning

The characteristics of minority religious space have been a focus of study within the social sciences over the past two decades, often within the context of influences upon design, the approach of policymakers and planning officers to alterations to

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Between Boundary-Work and Cosmopolitan Aspirations

A Historical Genealogy of EASA (and European Anthropology)

Damián Omar Martínez

-work, to later deal with the emergence of European anthropology's ‘space of critique’. I finish by focusing on the recent attempts to create a synthesis, with the emergence of concepts such as ‘ethno-anthropology’ and different formulations of alternative

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The Territorialization of Vietnam's Northern Upland Frontier

Migrant Motivations and Misgivings from World War II until Today

Sarah Turner, Thi-Thanh-Hien Pham, and Ngô Thúy Hạnh

Introduction Frontier regions in the global South are complex and dynamic physical and social spaces where cultures meet and goods and ideas are exchanged, negotiated, and contested ( Alvarez 1995 ; Giersch 2006 ). Such locales can offer numerous

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Margareta von Oswald and Verena Rodatus

the cosmo-optimistic, then, as a progressive set of ideas and aspirations that can inform ways of working in the museum context. As Wayne Modest and colleagues (2017) have suggested, the museum can be regarded as “a space of working through” in which

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Holistic Houses and a Sense of Place

Contextualizing the Bishop Museum Hale Pili Exhibit through Archaeological Analyses

Jennifer G. Kahn

residents of site 7206 had social relations embedded in both time and space. Situating the hale pili in place is meaningful as it re-creates the material setting for past social relations, while its locale speaks to other tangible aspects of place

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Whose Austria?

Muslim Youth Challenge Nativist and Closed Notions of Austrian Identity

Farid Hafez

’ ( Mushaben 2008 ) have been used to define Muslim youth identities, and various spaces of identity formation were investigated, such as schools (Jaffe-Walter 2011; Shah 2006 ; Tindongan 2011 ; Zine 2001 ), religious institutions ( Sohrabi 2016 ), sports

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Objects as Archives of a Disrupted Past

The Lengnangulong Sacred Stone from Vanuatu in France, Revisited

Hugo DeBlock

considerable collections. The Pavillon des Sessions of the Musée du Louvre exhibits some of the masterpieces of Vanuatu in France, and is a contested exhibition space. Opened in 2000, the Pavillon, from its inception, was meant to serve as an annex to the