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Hydrologic Habitus

Wells, Watering Practices, and Water Supply Infrastructure

Brock Ternes and Brian Donovan

individuals’ sacrifices for the benefit of the environment. Like lawn ownership and maintenance, well ownership is a product of both conscious status performance and habitus-level practices. It provides a source of water for obvious markers of middle-upper and

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“Rights of Things”

A Posthumanist Approach to Law?

Doris Schweitzer

about demarcation; all that has happened is that the borders have been shifted. 3 Rights of Nature If, therefore, apes can be assimilated to the modern subject from the perspective of similarity of DNA and cognitive performance such as

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Pamela McElwee

, and Sian Sullivan . 2011 . “ Conservation and Concealment in SpeciesBanking.com , USA: An Analysis of Neoliberal Performance in the Species Offsetting Industry .” Environmental Conservation 38 ( 4 ): 435 – 444 . doi:10.1017/S0376892911000518

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Decoupling Seascapes

An Anthropology of Marine Stock Enhancement Science in Japan

Shingo Hamada

; Lien and Law 2011 ). “Performance,” then, refers to the embodiment of an idea of fish but not the fish or a thing in itself. The practice of italicizing Clupea pallasii means the words themselves look more sacred than secular, inferring on science an

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New Materialist Approaches to Fisheries

The Birth of “Bycatch”

Lauren Drakopulos

tend to hang together” (2002: 5) and the “performances of an object may collaborate and even depend on one another” (1999: 83). In other words, objects and practices exist in relation to one another, but tensions arise when their material realities

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Becoming an Agricultural Growth Corridor

African Megaprojects at a Situated Scale

Serena Stein and Marc Kalina

.0024 Banerjee , Abhijit Vinayak. 2004 . “ Who Is Getting the Public Goods in India? Some Evidence and Some Speculation? ” In India's Emerging Economy: Performance and Prospects in the 1990s and Beyond , ed. Kaushik Basu , 183 – 214 . Cambridge, MA

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Unbuilt and Unfinished

The Temporalities of Infrastructure

Ashley Carse and David Kneas

of California Press . 10.1525/9780520957596 Kneas , David . 2016 . “ Subsoil Abundance and Surface Absence: A Junior Mining Company and its Performance of Prognosis in Northwestern Ecuador .” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 22

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The Urban Politics of Mega-Events

Grand Promises Meet Local Resistance

John Lauermann

environment (sport and non-sport construction); economic impacts; impacts on public life, public health, and culture; sport development through education, financing, elite performance, or symbolism; and environmental improvements. They show, however, that most

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Hunting for Justice

An Indigenous Critique of the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation

Lauren Eichler and David Baumeister

Native perspective, knowledge is true “if the action or performance respectfully and successfully achieves a goal” ( Norton-Smith 2010: 65 ). In this way, the acquisition of knowledge always aims at a moral good. According to Deloria, knowledge is

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(Un)seen Seas

Technological Mediation, Oceanic Imaginaries, and Future Depths

Stephanie Ratté

intelligence has potential. Exploratory robots must be able to respond to random disturbances by “sens[ing] their surroundings and act[ing] to avoid problems or improve performance” ( Bellingham and Rajan 2007: 1098 ). James Bellingham and Kanna Rajan also