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Eluding the Esculacho

A Masculinities Perspective on the Enduring Warrior Ethos of Rio de Janeiro's Police

Celina Myrann Sørbøe

social and historical contexts ( Connell 1995 ). Further, any form of masculinity is always intersecting with race, class, sexual orientation, and so on ( Shields 2008 ). Thus, gender is not an individual attribute but an emergent property of social

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The Dialectics of Displacement and Emplacement

Henrik Vigh and Jesper Bjarnesen

serves to clarify and underline some of the less fruitful aspects of mobility theory as such. Part of the emphasis in mobility studies has, recently, been on quantitative degrees of mobility as indicative of stratifications or class formations. The more

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Violence and public health in the Altamira region

The construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric plant

Rosa Elizabeth Acevedo Marin and Assis da Costa Oliveira

planning, loans’ concession and financial investment by public banks or pension funds, and the creation of wealth distribution programs directed to the poorest social classes has also occurred ( Castro, 2013 ; Garzon, 2014 ). This duel strategy has been

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Made in Nigeria

Duress and Upwardly Mobile Youth in the Biography of a Young Entrepreneur in Enugu

Inge Ligtvoet

middle-class lives? How does it affect them? Focusing on Nigeria, I argue that, even though their experience with the absent state and corruption is different than for the most vulnerable people, young, upwardly mobile people in southeast Nigeria do live

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En las márgenes de los Estados

Participación política y formaciones ciudadanas en América Latina

Catherine Alès and Claudia Puerta Silva

.H. ( 1965 ). Class, citizenship and social development . New Cork : Anchor Books . Neveu , C. ( 2013 ). “E pur si muove!”, ou comment saisir empiriquement les processus de citoyenneté . Politix 3 ( 103 ), 205 – 222 . doi:10.3917/pox.103

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Ethnographic Engagement with Bureaucratic Violence

Erin R. Eldridge and Amanda J. Reinke

, class politics, and the fusion of public and private ( Graeber 2015 ; Graeber et al. 2015 ). In response to this call, this collection of articles utilizes ethnographic inquiry and methodology to contribute to the growing literature on bureaucratic

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“Where Is the New Constitution?”

Public Protest and Community-Building in Post–Economic Collapse Iceland

Timothy Heffernan

downtown area. A feeling of determination hung in the air as a small group of Reykjavík's creative class—comprised of middle-aged artists, musicians, actors, writers, and academics—assembled at the first outdoor meeting in September 2017. 3 Many members of

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Post-Conflict Dynamics in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Identities, Nationalization, and Missing Bodies

Katerina Seraïdari

: 141) points out that “The involvement of women in resistance and war often represents an opening in the political system, an opportunity for women to become a conscious political class with new access to the public sphere and all its attendant power

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The psychology of regions

A Vygotskian perspective

Luk Van Langenhove

entity distinct from another one. A second cluster of meanings is focused upon what kind of common characteristics a class of entities might have—that is, to what extent there are similarities between members of a group. With the emergence of sovereign

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US–México border states and the US military–industrial complex

A Global Space for expanding transnational capital

Juan Manuel Sandoval Palacios

production and financial system; (2) the rise of a transnational capitalist class (TCC) 1 ; (3) the rise of transnational state (TNS) 2 apparatuses; and (4) novel relations of inequality, domination, and exploitation in global society. The globalization of