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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

1999 ). While the Guatemalan government has consistently portrayed the IAC, commonly referred to as La Violencia, as a conflict about political control and ideology, it was also very clearly used as a vehicle for foreign economic development of the

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Pac'Stão versus the City of Police

Contentious Activism Facing Megaprojects, Authoritarianism, and Violence

Einar Braathen

direct physical violence of uncivil organized crime. These forces secure a corrupt coalition of patrimonialism under the ideological cover of neo-developmentalism. That oligarchic coalition provides, on the one hand, huge rents to entrepreneurs and

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The Power of Silence

Sonic Experiences of Police Operations and Occupations in Rio de Janeiro's Favelas

Sterre Gilsing

mechanism that establishes racial difference through listening habits and uses sound to communicate one's position vis-à-vis white citizenship. In the United States, the ideology of the sonic colour line operates as an aural boundary: sounds are racialized

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Around Abby Day’s Believing in Belonging

Belief and Social Identity in the Modern World

Christopher R. Cotter, Grace Davie, James A. Beckford, Saliha Chattoo, Mia Lövheim, Manuel A. Vásquez, and Abby Day

those who are seen as different—women, youth, and people of other ethnic backgrounds, for example. This finding opens up for analysis the dimensions of power and ideology in belief, which Day discusses mostly in terms of gender (pp. 198–201). Linda

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Ayse Serap Avanoglu, Diana Riboli, Juan Javier Rivera Andía, Annalisa Butticci, Iain R. Edgar, Matan Shapiro, Brooke Schedneck, Mark Sedgwick, Suzane de Alencar Vieira, Nell Haynes, Sara Farhan, Fabián Bravo Vega, Marie Meudec, Nuno Domingos, Heidi Härkönen, Sergio González Varela, and Nathanael Homewood

redemption. She sees these stories, much like prosperity gospels, as being closely associated with the self-help industry and narratives of individual responsibility, both of which are central to neo-liberal ideologies. In chapter 5, Frederick returns to

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To Be or Not to Be a Hero

Recognition and Citizenship among Disabled Veterans of the Sri Lankan Army

Matti Weisdorf and Birgitte Refslund Sørensen

clear in the next section, however, there is a conspicuous convergence that warrants further exploration. “It's Like the President Says”: Adherence and Ideology On one occasion, Weisdorf had convinced two veterans to meet him for a bath at a

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Invisible Veterans

Defeated Militants and Enduring Revolutionary Social Values in Dhufar, Oman

Alice Wilson

revolution, including the promotion of social egalitarianism, evident in education, social, and marriage policies ( Takriti 2013: 107–131 ). The ideological and practical support for the Front from combatants and noncombatants blurs the boundaries between

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Unbecoming Veteranship

Convicted Military Officers in Post-authoritarian Argentina

Eva van Roekel and Valentina Salvi

depending on the ideological inclination of the government and the (presiding) commander-in-chief of the armed forces ( Braslavsky 2018 ). This shift further emphasizes that veteranship is an uncertain social and moral disposition that continuously asks to