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Curating Conflict

Four Exhibitions on Jerusalem

Sa'ed Atshan and Katharina Galor

military occupation that constantly threatens their stability and permanence in the space. In this study, we examine four Jerusalem-focused museum exhibits from around the world to demonstrate how curators have shaped competing heritage narratives. These

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Unintended Securitization

Military, Medical, and Political-Security Discourses in the Humanitarian Treatment of Syrian Casualties in Israel

Hedva Eyal and Limor Samimian-Darash

space, where a humanitarian project serves to legitimize a military intervention in another country (see, e.g., Dewachi et al. 2014 ; Newman 2003 ; Watson 2011 ), we argue the process of securitization, in the current case, emerges as an unintended

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Mirjam de Bruijn

Theocharis and Will Lowe (2016) refer to African youth as central players in this digital epoch. Social media have evidently created a space for the expression of political discontent, a space that was previously unavailable or impossible. In this article, I

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Abhishek Choudhary, Rhys Machold, Ricardo Cardoso, Andreas Hackl, Martha Lagace, and Carly Machado

), urban and infrastructural development is seen as a site where “the New Angola is … materialized” (181). But this is an ethnography in the urban rather than of the urban. Here, space is only the background of social reality, a container in which

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Pac'Stão versus the City of Police

Contentious Activism Facing Megaprojects, Authoritarianism, and Violence

Einar Braathen

institutions to secure citizen participation in urban settings were in place in Brazil before Lula took office ( Rolnik 2011 ). In assessing the dynamics of different forms of citizen engagement, I draw on the distinction between invited and invented spaces of

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Danger, Moral Opacity, and Outrage

Fear of Jihadism and the Terrorist Threat in Southern Mali

Tone Sommerfelt

space that also reveal ambitions of territorial takeover by the use of violence, and (3) prominent Wahhabi adherents’ lack of distancing from—and thereby assumed association with—militant Islamists in the north. This lack of explicit distancing from

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Antonius C. G. M. Robben

soldiers prone to rely on computerized judgments through delegated agency. Battle space becomes increasingly virtual through a generative mediation with a distinct visual culture and decision-making process that therefore require urgent research attention

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The Generative Power of Political Emotions

Mette-Louise Johansen, Therese Sandrup, and Nerina Weiss

peaceful demonstrations—communicating a moral standing in relation to global or transnational conflicts and crisis. Yet, these expressions are almost always bound to the time and space of the local cultural, geopolitical, and social context in which they

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The Many Faces of the State

Living in Peace and Conflict in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh

Nasir Uddin and Eva Gerharz

state at the margins by distinguishing three dimensions of marginality: (1) as the peripheries or territories that the state has yet to penetrate; (2) as spaces, forms, and practices through which the state is continually both experienced and undone

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Migrant Residents in Search of Residences

Locating Structural Violence at the Interstices of Bureaucracies

Megan Sheehan

diverse actors. Situated in the interstices of these multiple bureaucratic articulations is fertile ground for the flourishing of structural violence. These in-between spaces are precisely what migrants must navigate through as they settle in Chile