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Conflicts in Children’s Everyday Lives

Fresh Perspectives on Protracted Crisis in Lebanon

Erik van Ommering

. Followed by 15 ninth graders, I climb the stairs in a rural school in South Lebanon. The school is situated amid orchards and olive groves at the edge of a village. Most students come from lower-middle-class backgrounds. Many of the families run small

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Family Life in Tunisia after the Revolution of 2011

Two Women and Two Men in a Changing Time

Irene Maffi

matrimonial strategies in urban areas revealed logics different from those of rural groups and could sometimes be assimilated to ‘class endogamy’ rather than ‘lineage endogamy’, contradicting established theories on Arab kinship systems ( Ben Salem 1992: 93

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Research Methodology in Kurdish Studies

Interactions between Fieldwork, Epistemology and Theory

Mehmet Orhan

conduct more fruitful research if he or she has well-rounded knowledge of the society in question. One can study particular research problems such as: What is the effect of political socialisation on violence? How does gender intersect with social class to

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Reinventing Anthropological Topics

Soheila Shahshahani

part of his research could be developed to study ethnic, class, religion and gender differentiations. Hadas Hirsch's article is a delightful text to read; it is informative and precise on preferred, permitted or prohibited colours. It shows gendered

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Marcos Farias Ferreira, Máiréad Nic Craith, Markéta Slavková, Linda M. Mülli, Mariann Vaczi, Annika Lems, and Işıl Karataş

: 9783839439746. In EU-Space and the Euroclass: Modernity, Nationality and Lifestyle among Eurocrats in Brussels, Paweł Michał Lewicki looks at the intertwined mechanisms of modernity, nationality, and class that can be found among civil servants working for

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Nathalia Brichet

ascribed to gemstones can be explored along different (post-)colonial lines, sometimes cast as gems of world-class quality ready for international markets and foreign investors; sometimes reduced to local handicraft, souvenirs, and mere objects of personal

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Theory from the Peripheries

What Can the Anthropology of Postsocialism Offer to European Anthropology?

Ognjen Kojanić

( Smith 2008 ), with associated class relations, power differentials and discourses of difference. Although this approach poses a dichotomy between centres and peripheries, that dichotomy does not include substantively defined spaces, but rather spaces

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Cristina Clopot, Ullrich Kockel, and Vytis Čiubrinskas

fondness his classes. We enjoyed his engaging way of delivering teaching materials, prompting us to understand societies and groups from different perspectives. It was clear to us that the teaching materials were based on an extensive depth of knowledge

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Visual Anthropology in the Middle East

Esther Hertzog and Yael Katzir

communities, and for breaking through fundamental religious, national, class and other dividing and distinguishing features. This line of interpreting the articles offers an optimistic view about the potential contribution of arts to bringing people closer

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Min Al-Mukhayyam’ (‘From the Camp’)

Discourses of Difference and the Boundaries of Exile amongst Palestinian Refugees in Jordan

Michael Pérez

stateless refugees. They live in UNRWA camps, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) camps, suburbs, slums, Israeli-occupied villages and more. Palestinians occupy distinct class, gender and religious positions, and express varying political