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The GIPA Concept ‘Lost in Transition’

The Case of Expert Clients in Swaziland

Thandeka Dlamini-Simelane

to execute the tasks they performed. As part of fieldwork, I was based in clinic settings and worked with expert clients for more than four months. I observed their diligence performing duties and saw with my own eyes the number of tasks they were

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The Shades of a Shadow

Crime as the Dark Projection of Authority in Early Modern England

Maurizio Ascari

.iii.8–12, 19–21) 7 This is a revealing clue. Already in 1582 William Lambarde had authored The duties of constables, borsholders, tythingmen, and such other lowe ministers of the peace , which he described as aimed at increasing the knowledge of the

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Thom Brooks

bribe might influence a public official to perform his official role differently than if no such bribe was offered. Such influence might lead to a public official failing to fulfil a public duty to enforce regulations impartially (see Carson 1985: 81

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Bertjan Wolthuis

that this standard in effect asks citizens to do the impossible. In the official political sphere citizens (representing other citizens) have the political-moral duty to use public reason, in particular in the process of the justification of laws. But

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Gender, Curiosity, and the Grand Tour

Late-Eighteenth-Century British Travel Writing

Anna P.H. Geurts

traveled as a nurse, for instance; Wollstonecraft as a business representative; and Berry as a family manager. Such roles did not merely justify the expense of a journey and the neglect of duties at home. They operated on a more fundamental level: they

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Islam and Pious Sociality

The Ethics of Hierarchy in the Tablighi Jamaat in Pakistan

Arsalan Khan

iconic representation of the Prophet. Itinerant Tablighis, who live in mosques for periods up to a year, travel from house to house, ‘calling’ Muslims to the mosque and exhorting them to fulfill their ritual duties and live according to Islamic ideals

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Citizens and Citizenship

The Rhetoric of Dutch Immigrant Integration Policy in 2011

Dana Rem and Des Gasper

necessary, because otherwise the society gradually drifts apart and nobody feels at home anymore.” Further, the same duties apply to every citizen, including for involvements beyond only one’s own social circle [3.6, 3.7]. In an era of growing diversity and

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Giving and Taking without Reciprocity

Conversations in South India and the Anthropology of Ethics

Soumhya Venkatesan

as well as social rules and their various obligations and duties to others. For Zigon (2009) , the ethical moment is transformative—it is a response to some kind of crisis. I would argue rather that the ethical moment is a pause—it may precipitate a

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Professor Anna Stilz and Interviewed by Dr Christine Hobden

alienated from their major institutions. I think states have a duty to allow for autonomy for those groups of people and I think that's not just at the discretion of the state, but something the international community has an interest in enforcing. The

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A Timeless Measure of Who We Are?

Elena Isayev

treaties, taxation, and trade duties, which required monitoring and reporting. Such activities were conducted in a world with no national borders, and no regional maps-to-scale on which they could be drawn. That is not to say that there was not a persistent