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Diplomat, Landlord, Con-artist, Thief

Housing Brokers and the Mediation of Risk in Migrant Moscow

Madeleine Reeves

relatively little in comparative debates about migration, identified more commonly as a source of trafficking to western Europe or site of brain drain than as a destination for migrant workers ( Malakhov 2014 ; Heleniak 2016 ). And yet, despite significant

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Making Sense of the Remote Areas

Films and Stories from a Tundra Village

Petia Mankova

nature in the village could be as mysterious as outside the village. However, in their imagination, the villagers incorporated strong references to Western European popular mythological creatures, such as the Loch Ness monster. These elements are not

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From behind stall doors

Farming the Eastern German countryside in the animal welfare era

Amy Leigh Field

, sentimentalized as important members of human collectivities in their own right, arose in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in Western Europe as a result of both urbanization and the relegation of “nature” and human interactions with food animals to the

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Into and Out of Citizenship, through Personal Tax Payments

Romanian Migrants’ Leveraging of British Self-Employment

Dora-Olivia Vicol

of Ion captures a paradox I encountered repeatedly. Acquainted with the skepticism that had surrounded Romanian migration in the British press and Western European media more broadly ( Vicol and Allen 2014 ), many of the people I interviewed framed

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The Brothel Phone Number

Infrastructures of Transnational Pimping in Eastern Romania

Trine Mygind Korsby

Sex Trafficking . New York : Palgrave Macmillan . 10.1057/9780230299139 Anghel , R. G . 2013 . Romanians in Western Europe: Migration, Status Dilemmas, and Transnational Connections . Plymouth : Lexington Books . Deletant , D. 1995

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Conjuring “the people”

The 2013 Babylution protests and desire for political transformation in postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina

Larisa Kurtović

, and Duncan McDonnell , eds. 2008 . Twenty-first century populism: The spectre of Western European Democracy . Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan . 10.1057/9780230592100 Armakolas , Ioannis , and Maja Maksimović . 2013 . “Babylution”: A civic

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Fieldwork at sunset

Visual representations of anthropology online

Bryonny Goodwin-Hawkins and Hannah Gould

images of hunting-gathering feature spears and archery but rarely guns. Just one photograph shows a Western European rifle hunt—with participants costumed in tweed. Almost all the images of material culture in our data set privilege the preindustrial

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Federica Tarabusi

events in Bosnia are discussed locally. While the taxi driver's words associate Western Europe with modernity and change, the official's comment is based on a widespread perception, common in the Balkans, that casts their peoples as “inclined” to internal

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Chaos in Siberia

New Scholarship on Exile in the Late Russian Empire

Jeffrey S. Hardy

Mikhail Gernet, Abby Schraeder, Bruce Adams, and others have demonstrated, these debates and trends played out in late Imperial Russia too, although they typically occurred later than in Western Europe and were to some extent stunted by the conservative

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Laurent Berger

(particularly in the Abbasid Caliphate and Song China), and perceptible in the extent of their manifestation: raids, kidnappings, and the sale of relatives and fellows in the slave trade in Africa and the Indian Ocean; the putting out system in Western Europe