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Between Labor Migration and Forced Displacement

Wartime Mobilities in the Burkina Faso–Côte d’Ivoire Transnational Space

Jesper Bjarnesen

tendency to take the meaning of “home” for granted as fixed in space and time may jeopardize the security and well-being of refugees as they are sent “back” to a situation that may be more distressing than the one that caused their displacement in the first

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Finbarr Barry Flood and Jaś Elsner

that rejects even the aniconic ornamentation of mosques. Opposition to ornamenting mosques and Qur’ans, and even the presence of richly carved or gilded Qur’anic inscriptions in the space of the mosque, was far from uniform, but insofar as it persists

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Departheid

The Draconian Governance of Illegalized Migrants in Western States

Barak Kalir

people, or what we can call “White spaces,” from any “invasion” by racialized Others. Indeed, discussing what he calls the Australian “invasion complex,” Nikos Papastergiadis (2009: 9) argues aggressive reactions toward refugees should be seen “as

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Frauke Mennes, John P. Hayes, David Kloos, Martha Lagace, Morten Koch Andersen, Somdeep Sen, Matthew Porges, and Sa’ed Atshan

far greater than any coercion transnational corporations experience. Depressed economic conditions, combined with terra nullius (empty space) created by TCOs and the deterioration of Mexico’s state oil company, Petróleos Mexicanos, create ideal

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Exceptionalism and Necropolitical Security Dynamics in Olympic Rio de Janeiro

Margit Ystanes and Tomas Salem

police invading favelas and the demolition of favela homes to make space for the Olympic infrastructure. The news stories coming out of Rio's favelas during this period alerted many to the underbelly of mega-event hosting but, simultaneously, often came

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Analyzing Resistance to Transitional Justice

What Can We Learn from Hybridity?

Briony Jones

can be seen as an inevitable result of the nature of transitional justice as a “contested space” ( McEvoy and McGregor 2008 ) in which negotiations and compromises over political, legal, and moral dilemmas take place ( Sriram 2009 ). Surprisingly

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Iver B. Neumann

October 1993. Once again, the state resorted to violence in order to redefine public political space, shooting dead a number of parliamentarians in their offices and meeting rooms, banning newspapers and censoring others. “There will be no more leniency to

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Erin R. Eldridge

obvious but also the “little violences” produced in everyday life and conducted in “normative social spaces.” Simon Springer (2012: 138) adds that violence is not a “thing” or outcome but rather a moment shaped by social relations. Physical acts of

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Navigating the Politics of Anxiety

Moral Outrage, Responsiveness, and State Accountability in Denmark

Mette-Louise Johansen

carried out in close collaboration with employees from several municipal departments. The organization that deals with the tangible casework is called the Infohouse. There is a large space for discretion in the casework, which involves a cross

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“Eyes, Ears, and Wheels”

Policing Partnerships in Nairobi, Kenya

Francesco Colona and Tessa Diphoorn

taken, and the entire sequence of the patrols. Although the company owns the vehicle and pays the driver, the DPU officers determine and manage the entire procedure. Last and most important, we see some space for negotiation concerning the conditions of