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“Where Is the New Constitution?”

Public Protest and Community-Building in Post–Economic Collapse Iceland

Timothy Heffernan

highlight the need for reform by producing and transmitting knowledge at protest sites ( della Porta and Pavan 2017 ). As studies on crisis have shown, information and knowledge become increasingly important in times of profound uncertainty, as individuals

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Military Violence in Its Own Right

The Microsocial Foundations of Physical Military Violence in Noncombat Situations

Nir Gazit and Eyal Ben-Ari

.1017/CBO9780511818462 Kelly , Tobias . 2006 . “ Documented Lives: Fear and the Uncertainties of Law During the Second Palestinian Intifada .” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 12 ( 1 ): 89 – 107 . 10.1111/j.1467-9655.2006.00282.x King

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The Meanings of the Move?

From “Predicaments of Mobility” to “Potentialities in Displacement”

Stephen C. Lubkemann

, requires that the agency of the migration-affected feature as one of its central theoretical concerns. However, that investigation must involve more than merely addressing how agents cope with the predicaments engendered by violence, uncertainty, and

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Performance, Power, Exclusion, and Expansion in Anthropological Accounts of Protests

Aet Annist

:// = 83843973 . Amit , V. 2012 . “ Community and Disjuncture: The creativity and uncertainty of everyday engagement .” In Community, Cosmopolitanism and the Problem of Human

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The Draconian Governance of Illegalized Migrants in Western States

Barak Kalir

: Fantasies of White Supremacy in a Multicultural Society . London : Routledge . Harris , Nigel . 1995 . The New Untouchables: Immigration and the New World Worker . London : I.B. Tauris . Hasselberg , Ines . 2016 . Enduring Uncertainty

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Emergent Police States

Racialized Pacification and Police Moralism from Rio's Favelas to Bolsonaro

Tomas Salem and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

were living under the uncertainty, under the lack of security … Suddenly another [drug] faction would invade [and] you'd have shootouts and such. Not to mention that they lived under the rules of the traffickers.” In this account, favela residents were

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Water scarcity and sustainability in the arid area of North America

Insights gained from a cross-border perspective

Alejandro Yáñez-Arancibia and John W. Day

this region ( Lobell et al., 2006 ), not only for food supply but also for the wine industry in both the United States and México. Environmental sustainability for economic development: A great uncertainty The southwestern United States and

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Is there a link?

Japan’s internal cohesion and external conflict with neighbors

Robert W. Compton Jr.

contraction led to an increase in uncertainty among the Japanese, long accustomed to stability and social cohesion. The highly publicized lay-offs of male employees working in large corporations led to a social catharsis with many people wondering if the

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Ecosystem integrity and policy coherence for development

Tools aimed at achieving balance as the basis for transformative development

Harlan Koff, Miguel Equihua Zamora, Carmen Maganda, and Octavio Pérez-Maqueo

. Moreover, clandestine logging has led to deforestation, the uncertainties in coffee pricing to sugar cane expansion and a recent attempt to build a dam near the town of Jalcomulco in order to provide energy for the national interconnected system and fresh

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Unbecoming Veteranship

Convicted Military Officers in Post-authoritarian Argentina

Eva van Roekel and Valentina Salvi

of the violence and accountability in Argentina allow us to unpack a more fundamental uncertainty of being a veteran in this post-conflict context. Social identities and national belongings are always unstable and uncertain. Anthropologists have