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Shadow Soldiering

Shifting Constellations and Permeable Boundaries in “Private” Security Contracting

Maya Mynster Christensen

private security industry ( Chisholm 2014 , 2015 ; Chisholm and Statchowitsch 2016 ; Eichler 2014 ; Higate 2012b ). Elsewhere, I have analyzed how Sierra Leonean contractors employ notions of race and slavery as a moral response to the unequal

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Navigating the Politics of Anxiety

Moral Outrage, Responsiveness, and State Accountability in Denmark

Mette-Louise Johansen

Agenda in Malmö .” Nordic Journal of Migration Research 6 ( 1 ): 9 – 17 . 10.1515/njmr-2016-0003 Gullestad , Marianne . 2006 . Plausible Prejudice: Everyday Experiences and Social Images of Nation, Culture and Race . Oslo : Universitetsforlaget

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Staying out of Place

The Being and Becoming of Burundian Refugees in the Camp and the City

Simon Turner

.” Copenhagen : Centre for Development Research . Gilroy , Paul . 1987 . There Ain’t No Black in the Union Jack: The Cultural Politics of Race and Nation . London : Hutchinson . Gilroy , Paul . 1993 . The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double

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Amira Mittermaier, Susan Harding, and Michael Lambek

learn how it spoke to them (or not) … It was, for me, a particularly deep and moving exploration of class and ethnicity/race in the UK. Beautifully done without being pedantic. Also showing the intertwinement of how one is pulled to something that also

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Amanda J. Reinke

similar justice mechanisms, quality of care, and practices. Advocates also point out that standardizing processes and procedures may assist in avoiding discriminatory practices based on group or individual identity (e.g., race, religion, socioeconomic

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Along the Lines of the Occupation

Playing at Diminished Reality in East Jerusalem

Fabio Cristiano and Emilio Distretti

about the urban surrounding, its constitutive elements, and ultimately stimulate awareness around questions of (the right to) mobility and positionality (race, gender, and class) within complex geopolitical settings. 4 For these reasons, while our

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Creative Intelligence and the Cold War

US Military Investments in the Concept of Creativity, 1945–1965

Bregje F. Van Eekelen

Union’s Sputnik I, and the space race that ensued, led to grave concerns over the state of knowledge production in the United States. In response, the 1958 National Defense Education Act (NDEA) invested heavily in education, framing it as a matter of

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The Uncanniness of Missionary Others

A Discursive Analysis of a Century of Anthropological Writings on Missionary Ethnographers

Travis Warren Cooper

Christianity . New York : Bloomsbury . Allen , Jafari Sinclaire , and Ryan Cecil Jobson . 2016 . “ The Decolonizing Generation: (Race and) Theory in Anthropology since the Eighties .” Current Anthropology 57 ( 2 ): 129 – 148 . 10.1086/685502 Arens

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J. D. Y. Peel

Marloes Janson, Wale Adebanwi, David Pratten, Ruth Marshall, Stephan Palmié, Amanda Villepastour, and J. D. Y. Peel

Edited by Richard Fardon and Ramon Sarró

to spread itself as truly a ‘world religion,’ which means emancipating itself from race” (ibid.). John addresses the thorny issues of race and ethnicity more directly in his review of Hucks’s (2012) Yoruba Traditions and African American Religious

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Achieving the Ordinary

Everyday Peace and the Other in Bosnian Mixed-Ethnicity Families

Keziah Conrad

Croat actors by promoting belief in the divinely ordained specialness of their own groups (Sells 1998; Skrbiš 2005 ) and the treacherous danger represented by “race traitors” who had betrayed them by accepting Islam during the time of Ottoman occupation