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‘No Virus Is Stronger than Our Unity’

Shifting Forms of Governmental Intimacies during COVID-19

Senem Kaptan

political one at the same time. Gifting as a Patriotic Duty Shortly before the arrival of the first governmental letter to households across Turkey, the country's president announced that he was initiating a public fundraising campaign called ‘We Are

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Pandemic Passages

An Anthropological Account of Life and Liminality during COVID-19

Genevieve Bell

Go Virtual amid Coronavirus ’, Al Jazeera , 24 May , . Noguchi , Y. ( 2020 ), ‘ Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting, and

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Barbara Prainsack

cause. Whereas charity could emerge from a moral or religious duty on the side of those who are rich to give to the poor because they are different, within solidarity, support emerges across all societal and economic differences due to the things

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Nadeem Malik

they have to protect their bottom line: money and influence. ‘We know the coronavirus pandemic is a global health issue, but religious duties cannot be abandoned,’ said Maulana Ataullah Hazravi, a Karachi-based cleric. And, he added, ‘mosques depend

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Shobita Parthasarathy

which costs $84,000 for a 12-week course of treatment ( Senior 2014 ). The company must now balance pressure from its investors against its interpretation of civic duty as it determines pricing for this promising COVID-19 drug. In the United States

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COVID-19 as method

Managing the ubiquity of waste and waste-collectors in India

Tridibesh Dey

Mission has been further enacted, nationally, through a series of codified waste management rules. They integrate new priorities associated with the urban growth (like plastic, e-waste, construction debris) and institutionalize ubiquitous operative ‘duties

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Democracy in a Global Emergency

Five Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Afsoun Afsahi, Emily Beausoleil, Rikki Dean, Selen A. Ercan, and Jean-Paul Gagnon

conditioned by our institutions and our politics. We therefore must ask whether the conditions are present that make sustained solidarity possible. The messages that politicians convey about our duty to one another have an impact—do we lockdown because of a

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Islamic Biopolitics during Pandemics in Russia

Intertextuality of Religious, Medical and Political Discourses

Sofya A. Ragozina

in the community. Here the community means not the Ummah but the Motherland – and religious duties overlap political obligations, while patriotic discourse is integrated into the religious one. The metaphor of plague was used to show the victory

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The Pandemic of Productivity

The Work of Home and the Work from Home

Suchismita Chattopadhyay

home as a space for rejuvenation and intimacy transforms into an endless and repetitive saga of chores bound by a sense of duty. The Work from Home One of the buzzwords that has characterised this lockdown has been ‘productivity’. As people

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Child Protection Social Work in COVID-19

Reflections on Home Visits and Digital Intimacy

Sarah Pink, Harry Ferguson, and Laura Kelly

measures during the COVID-19 pandemic, their association with the concept of home is complex. Working from home can involve attempting to undertake professional duties in a spatial environment where the feelings, routines and intimacies that constitute both