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Amanda J. Reinke

complete observer. Marrying nonparticipant and participant observation in this context often illuminated differences between practitioners’ ideological positioning in trainings and public discourse with their on-the-ground practices. In several cases, the

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Pentecostalism and Egalitarianism in Melanesia

A Reconsideration of the Pentecostal Gender Paradox

Annelin Eriksen

model based on a social ideology with a strong European heritage has, on the one hand, set Melanesian societies in comparative dialogue with social systems elsewhere. On the other hand, however, it has perhaps prevented explorations of possible

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Co-constituting Bodyguarding Practice through Embodied Reflexivity

Methodological Reflections from the Field

Paul Higate

from our heads and fiction from our bodies” ( Simmonds 1999: 59 ). Aside from the implicit (and sometimes explicit) ideological framing of the female “leaky” body as somehow closer to nature ( Shildrick 1997 ), and therefore inferior in keeping with

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Leyla Neyzi, Nida Alahmad, Nina Gren, Martha Lagace, Chelsey Ancliffe, and Susanne Bregnbæk

struggle over ethnicity, Catholic missionary power, and higher education as a source of ideas and ideologies fueling ethnic tension and genocide. During the genocide, Butare “suffered the highest proportion of deaths of any single province” (35). In late

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Emergent Police States

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

Tomas Salem and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

the mid-twentieth century onward, conservative, national elites supported the military government (1964–1985) in its efforts to quash egalitarian ideologies and the spread of socialism in Brazil. During these decades, military police departments were

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

Aet Annist

about revealing the weakness of the opposition. Protests expand beyond topics and ideological or realm-specific borders. They are also capable of expanding in space. On the surface, exceptional events occupy space exceptionally: for a time, places with

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Therese Sandrup

-Oriented Perspective on Radicalization and the Escalation of Political Conflict . London : Routledge . CI (Change Institute) . 2008 . Studies into Violent Radicalization, Lot 2: The Beliefs, Ideologies and Narratives. Brussels: European Commission . Crenshaw

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Doing Ritual While Thinking about It?

Emma Gobin

? If, as has been argued, the acquisition of religious ideas, ideologies, and mythologies initially stems from a commitment to ritual behavior rather than the other way around ( Boyer 1990 ; Rappaport 1980 ), should we not recognize that critical

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Using International Criminal Law to Resist Transitional Justice

Legal Rupture in the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Mikael Baaz and Mona Lilja

rather “problem-solving” in character and often focus on its effectiveness. What is largely missing, however, is any substantive engagement with various blind spots and complicities of international criminal law, including ideology, imperialism, struggle

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Achieving the Ordinary

Everyday Peace and the Other in Bosnian Mixed-Ethnicity Families

Keziah Conrad

ownership of particular territories ( Hayden 2002 ; Iveković 2002 ). Although Islamic leaders came late to the nationalist party and assumed a defensive posture with respect to chauvinist Serb and Croat ideologies, they, too, have become vigorous proponents