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To Be or Not to Be a Hero

Recognition and Citizenship among Disabled Veterans of the Sri Lankan Army

Matti Weisdorf and Birgitte Refslund Sørensen

, gendered, and classed South(east) Asian activity of preparing and chewing betel nut. Mediated by the constant presence of a local research assistant, there were conversations about everything and nothing: interlocutor childhoods, their joys and concerns in

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Palestine

A Protracted Peacebuilding Process

Emile Badarin

being. Non-Jewish persons have become outcasts who may enjoy unequal rights, a second-class citizenship while being encouraged to leave. Michael Walzer’s (1972) theorization underpins exclusion and segregation and forecloses the possibility of

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Corinna Mullin and Ian Patel

, NPWJ worked together with Al-Kawakibi Democracy Transition Center (KADEM) to conduct a nationwide survey regarding general perceptions of the transitional justice process. A key finding was that a majority of respondents classed as “victims” felt

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First as Tragedy, Then as Teleology

The Politics/People Dichotomy in the Ethnography of Post-Yugoslav Nationalization

Stef Jansen

.” Critique of Anthropology 16 , no. 3 : 229 – 255 . 10.1177/0308275X9601600302 Portelli , Alessandro . 1988 . “ Uchronic Dreams: Working Class Memory and Possible Worlds .” Oral History Journal 16 , no. 2 : 46 – 56 . Roseberry , William . 1994

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Co-constituting Bodyguarding Practice through Embodied Reflexivity

Methodological Reflections from the Field

Paul Higate

aspects of Enlightenment and modernist thought that valorizes reason above all else, the body has been the absent presence in sociological thought ( Shilling 2012 ). For example, Stuart Hall (1986 ) argues that Marx foregrounded the role of the working-class

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Iver B. Neumann

implication seems to be that tsarist Russia fell not because of a popular insurrection but because of the treacherous weakness of the decadent political class. A century on, the situation remains the same: “Liberal ‘values’ that are foreign to Russia and the

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Navigating the Politics of Anxiety

Moral Outrage, Responsiveness, and State Accountability in Denmark

Mette-Louise Johansen

reports of concern in Denmark point to the conflation of various moral panics related to the Other in Danish society: underprivileged social classes (the “welfare cheats”), religion (Islam), and ethnicity and immigration (the Muslim population). The Far

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Matthew Carey, Ida Nielsen Sølvhøj, Eve Monique Zucker, Younes Saramifar, and Louis Frankenthaler

discussion of land and class is as informative as it is thought provoking. Um leaves few stones uncovered here and includes the role of Buddhism, relations with the Vietnamese, the impacts of education, and several other underexplored issues. Part 3 of the

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Curating Conflict

Four Exhibitions on Jerusalem

Sa'ed Atshan and Katharina Galor

roadblocks that make travel so challenging. During our second visit, fewer than a dozen Palestinians, some clearly more privileged and others from middle-class backgrounds, walked through the Jerusalem exhibit with great care and attention. It was clear that

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Processes of Territorialization in Mexico

Indigenous Government, Violence, and Comunalidad

Philipp Wolfesberger

detached from society, as an external stable apparatus of domination. “Hegemony” designates the moral and intellectual leadership that is formed in civil society but transformed and reversed by a ruling group or ruling class. The subalterns take such