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Danger, Moral Opacity, and Outrage

Fear of Jihadism and the Terrorist Threat in Southern Mali

Tone Sommerfelt

narratives of moral outrage, to explore how moral outrage plays out among both middle-class citizens and a political and religious elite. Interlocutors in the elite included Imam Chérif Ousmane Madani Haidara, who leads one of Mali’s most famous new

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Kosher Biotech

Between Religion, Regulation, and Globalization

Johan Fischer

working-class Copenhagen neighborhood that has a sizable Muslim population but very few Jews ( Lever and Fischer 2018 ). The plant was built in the 1960s, but before that the site was used for insulin production. I could not help pondering the apparent

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First as Tragedy, Then as Teleology

The Politics/People Dichotomy in the Ethnography of Post-Yugoslav Nationalization

Stef Jansen

.” Critique of Anthropology 16 , no. 3 : 229 – 255 . 10.1177/0308275X9601600302 Portelli , Alessandro . 1988 . “ Uchronic Dreams: Working Class Memory and Possible Worlds .” Oral History Journal 16 , no. 2 : 46 – 56 . Roseberry , William . 1994

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Processes of Territorialization in Mexico

Indigenous Government, Violence, and Comunalidad

Philipp Wolfesberger

detached from society, as an external stable apparatus of domination. “Hegemony” designates the moral and intellectual leadership that is formed in civil society but transformed and reversed by a ruling group or ruling class. The subalterns take such

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Staying out of Place

The Being and Becoming of Burundian Refugees in the Camp and the City

Simon Turner

, 2011 ). These places are not the chosen non-places of the business-class traveler, but the forced non-places of the refugee. Giorgio Agamben’s notion of the camp as the nomos of modernity is an obvious way of conceptualizing these places ( Agamben

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The Religious Foundations of Capoeira Angola

The Cosmopolitics of an Apparently Non-religious Practice

Sergio González Varela

class, so he sent us home, and he alone beat up [the] police” ( Santos 1990: 12 ). The late Mestre João Pequeno, a disciple of Mestre Pastinha, also claimed a link to Besouro, saying that he was his father’s cousin. Today, the figure of Besouro resonates

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Iver B. Neumann

implication seems to be that tsarist Russia fell not because of a popular insurrection but because of the treacherous weakness of the decadent political class. A century on, the situation remains the same: “Liberal ‘values’ that are foreign to Russia and the

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Invisible Veterans

Defeated Militants and Enduring Revolutionary Social Values in Dhufar, Oman

Alice Wilson

, Sharika . 2011 . In My Mother's House: Civil War in Sri Lanka . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press . Thompson , Edward Palmer . 1963 . The Making of the English Working Class . London : V Gollanz . Times of Oman . 2015

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Philippine Prison Marriages

The Politics of Kinship and Women's Composite Agency

Sif Lehman Jensen

course of the first and second Palestinian intifada, the authors demonstrate how political affiliation is a strong component in desirability that “may well override other considerations, such as those pertaining to religion, class, location and kinship

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Finbarr Barry Flood and Jaś Elsner

and, in doing so, ensures its continuing perpetration. The object as idol—the specific instantiation of an ideal-typical class of condemned matter—was and remains the apparent focus of the iconoclastic act. But its reportage—arguably the more important