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Ephraim Yuchtman-Yaar, Yasmin Alkalay, and Tom Aival

, like expatriate Lebanese George Antonius and Syrian Michel Aflaq, played a key role in shaping a pan-Arab identity shared by Christians and Muslims alike. In the same way, Mizrahim emphasized Jewish nationalism as a shared basis of collective Israeli

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“Till I Have Done All That I Can”

An Auxiliary Nurse’s Memories of World War I

Michelle Moravec

Organized by sympathetic expatriates, the American Ambulance Hospital grew out of the existing American Hospital in Paris. At the start of the war, the French government turned over a recently completed school, the Lycée Pasteur, to these volunteers, who

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Othello in Oman

Aḥmad al-Izkī’s Fusion of Shakespeare and Classical Arab Epic

Katherine Hennessey

and expatriates, men and women, bedouins and ḥaḍar [townspeople], Sunnis and Shias, and upper and middle/lower classes’. 51 In its fusion of Shakespeare and pre-Islamic epic, The Dark Night offers an example of fruitful East-West collaboration

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Speaking Back, Striking Back

Calls for Local Agency and Good Fieldwork in Development Encounters

Eugenie Reidy

workers are seen in comparison with the way they see themselves’ ( Harrigan and Changath Chol 1998: 26 ). Today’s development workers (NGO employees, consultants, expatriate aid staff, volunteers and globally networked aid professionals) have occasionally

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In the Eyes of Some Britons

Aleppo, an Enlightenment City

Mohammad Sakhnini

ladies and gentlemen assemble for the evening, by invitation or otherwise; when a well supplied table, and social conviviality, detain the guests till nearly midnight, when each returns home. (539) For Griffiths, English expatriates were not only working

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Marcelo Hoffman

16 ( 4 ), http://muse.jhu.edu/login?auth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/theory_and_event/v016/16.4.thomas.html Toscano , A. 2008 . ‘ Marxism Expatriated: Alain Badiou’s Turn ’, in J. Bidet and S. Kouvelakis (eds), Critical Companion to

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Schemata in the Graphic Novel Persepolis

Accommodation, Combination, Integration

Fredrik Strömberg

unique for Persepolis , as there are numerous examples of artists from Iran, expatriates like Satrapi but also artists living and working in Iran, intentionally or subconsciously using patterns and conventions from ancient Persian visual cultures to

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When Transit States Pursue Their Own Agenda

Malaysian and Indonesian Responses to Australia's Migration and Border Policies

Antje Missbach and Gerhard Hoffstaedter

, Hong Kong, and the Middle East ( IFRC 2015 ). Indonesia grants work rights to expatriates with specialist skills but remains unwilling to grant residency rights to asylum seekers and refugees currently within its territory, fearing that they would

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Co-constituting Bodyguarding Practice through Embodied Reflexivity

Methodological Reflections from the Field

Paul Higate

biography compounded by common expatriate status further strengthened my relationship with them, allowing me to ask probing questions about students’ ability to embody the security practices discussed in the classroom. Using the cars of local (US) students

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Crafting Spaces of Value

Infrastructure, Technologies of Extraction and Contested Oil in Nigeria

Omolade Adunbi

energy practices of youths of the Niger Delta challenge the notion that oil requires more technology and fewer workers – especially expatriates ( Appel 2019 ; Leonard 2016 ) who have little or no interest in the extractive enclaves other than