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(Un)seen Seas

Technological Mediation, Oceanic Imaginaries, and Future Depths

Stephanie Ratté

intelligence has potential. Exploratory robots must be able to respond to random disturbances by “sens[ing] their surroundings and act[ing] to avoid problems or improve performance” ( Bellingham and Rajan 2007: 1098 ). James Bellingham and Kanna Rajan also

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Hunting for Justice

An Indigenous Critique of the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation

Lauren Eichler and David Baumeister

Native perspective, knowledge is true “if the action or performance respectfully and successfully achieves a goal” ( Norton-Smith 2010: 65 ). In this way, the acquisition of knowledge always aims at a moral good. According to Deloria, knowledge is

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Unbuilt and Unfinished

The Temporalities of Infrastructure

Ashley Carse and David Kneas

of California Press . 10.1525/9780520957596 Kneas , David . 2016 . “ Subsoil Abundance and Surface Absence: A Junior Mining Company and its Performance of Prognosis in Northwestern Ecuador .” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 22

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Becoming an Agricultural Growth Corridor

African Megaprojects at a Situated Scale

Serena Stein and Marc Kalina

.0024 Banerjee , Abhijit Vinayak. 2004 . “ Who Is Getting the Public Goods in India? Some Evidence and Some Speculation? ” In India's Emerging Economy: Performance and Prospects in the 1990s and Beyond , ed. Kaushik Basu , 183 – 214 . Cambridge, MA

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The Urban Politics of Mega-Events

Grand Promises Meet Local Resistance

John Lauermann

environment (sport and non-sport construction); economic impacts; impacts on public life, public health, and culture; sport development through education, financing, elite performance, or symbolism; and environmental improvements. They show, however, that most

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Remaking Oceans Governance

Critical Perspectives on Marine Spatial Planning

Luke Fairbanks, Noëlle Boucquey, Lisa M. Campbell, and Sarah Wise

: 214 ) and are essential to the performance of MSP projects. Mappings allow marine space to become “known” as information is inscribed in databases and displayed in public data portals, meetings, and documents. At the same time, maps “can produce

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Green Out of the Blue, or How (Not) to Deal with Overfed Oceans

An Analytical Review of Coastal Eutrophication and Social Conflict

Alix Levain, Carole Barthélémy, Magalie Bourblanc, Jean-Marc Douguet, Agathe Euzen, and Yves Souchon

( Hänninen 1992 ). The water supply and sewer systems had reached a certain level of performance for the era, with direct effect that had decreased mortality from typhus and cholera. Nonetheless, like in other urban areas in early industrialized Northern and

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Pollution, Health, and Disaster

Emerging Contributions in Ethnographic Research

Alexa S. Dietrich

Systemic Solutions . London : Routledge . 10.4324/9781315428017 Bailey , Marlon M. 2009 . “ Performance as Intravention: Ballroom Culture and the Politics of HIV/AIDS in Detroit .” Souls 11 ( 3 ): 253 – 274 . doi: 10.1080/10999940903088226 . 10

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Global Patterns in Interaction and Conflict Surrounding Cetacean Conservation and Traditional Marine Hunting Communities

Florence Durney

, many Lamalerans are keenly aware of the connection between how the outside world sees their performance of culture and their lifeway's future. Determining Need: Nutrition, Culture, and Cosmology Moving back across the Pacific, the legal and

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Contradictions of Solidarity

Whiteness, Settler Coloniality, and the Mainstream Environmental Movement

Joe Curnow and Anjali Helferty

whiteness—a position that many solidarity activists reject as a political stance—central to the performance of doing solidarity, because in order to reap the benefits of privileged people’s positions, they must be legible as white, so they must play up