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An Environmentally Literate Explorer

A. E. Nordenskiöld’s Three Expeditions to the North Asian Coast, 1875–1879

Seija A. Niemi

as well as the threat of extinction to a variety of species. His main commercial goal was to seek to utilize Siberia’s natural resources, which offered great possibilities for world trade. His financiers, the Swedish businessman Oscar Dickson from

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Why do drug dealers still live with their moms?

Contrasting views from Chicago and Managua

Dennis Rodgers

particular, Levitt and Venkatesh (2000: 757, 771 ) were able to calculate that most of those involved in the drug trade in Chicago during the late 1980s and early 1990s earned little more than “roughly the minimum wage,” with only a few privileged

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The 1956 Strike of Middle-Class Professionals

A Socio-political Alliance with the Right

Avi Bareli and Uri Cohen

Histadrut. 1 The white-collar workers’ trade unions and their supporters in the political center and on the right—the Progressive Party, General Zionists, and Herut—strongly criticized both the government and the Histadrut for wage restrictions inflicted on

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Natural Resources and their Units

Necessary Measures of Resourcefulness in a Norwegian Fruit Landscape

Frida Hastrup

-scale fruit trade survive in a landscape that may not immediately come to mind as having huge horticultural potential. What I want to show is that the ‘necessary measures’ for making fruit cultivation in the area thrive depend on the shifting units through

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Helen P. Fry

Port Jews: Jewish Communities in Cosmopolitan Maritime Trading Centres, 1550–1950, (ed.) David Cesarani, London, Frank Cass Publishers, 2002, £17.50, ISBN 0-7146-8286-1.

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Dances with Heads

Parasitic Mimesis and the Government of Savagery in Colonial East Timor

Ricardo Roque

In this article, I investigate the colonial trade between ‘civilization’ and ‘savagery’ through the relations that the representatives of the colonial state maintained with indigenous ritual violence. I explore this topic on the basis of a revealing

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John Drakakis

through ‘trade’ raises certain problems: firstly, ‘one, which is necessary and approved of, is to do with household management ’, (my italics) but the other ‘which is to do with trade and depends on exchange, is justly regarded with disapproval, since it

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Babies and Boomers

Intergenerational Democracy and the Political Epidemiology of COVID-19

Toby Rollo

. In modern mass politics involving millions of people, it is rarely the case that a purely non-political health-based decision is made. It is even rarer that a decision with no political trade-offs is even possible. Indeed, public health policies

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Black Moves

Moments in the History of African-American Masculine Mobilities

Tim Cresswell

frequently framed within a history of African Americans dominated by slavery, but this has become complicated by the large number of black people who have arrived more recently and are not obviously connected to the history of the slave trade. 6 These

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Patrick McEvoy

Tsing relates her discussions with amateur and professional mycologists. Mobilizing ecological thinking, seeing connections, and identifying the multispecies assemblages of the matsutake trade are among Tsing’s key achievements in The Mushroom at the