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“Eyes, Ears, and Wheels”

Policing Partnerships in Nairobi, Kenya

Francesco Colona and Tessa Diphoorn

contribution to both the fields of policing and authority in Africa and criminology-inspired models of policing. We then offer more empirical material and its respective analysis, highlighting the roles and the mutual relations between the police, the private

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Military Violence in Its Own Right

The Microsocial Foundations of Physical Military Violence in Noncombat Situations

Nir Gazit and Eyal Ben-Ari

also tediousness/pleasure and boredom/enjoyment. Finally, our analysis goes beyond the microsociological level to complement Collins’s model by showing the trans-situational implications of our analysis. We do so by focusing on the emergence of violence

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Adopting a Resistance Lens

An Exploration of Power and Legitimacy in Transitional Justice

Julie Bernath and Sandra Rubli

and discourses at particular times and places. Resistance to transitional justice may also point to a lack of legitimacy of international and externally imposed models of transitional justice. In this sense, resistance to transitional justice is

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Peter Hervik

” and “cultural constructions” to explain action ( Lutz 2017 ). In the seminal volume Human Motives and Cultural Models ( D’Andrade and Strauss 1992 ), authors used pathbreaking developments on how knowledge is organized cognitively in the shape of

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Perspectives from the Ground

Colonial Bureaucratic Violence, Identity, and Transitional Justice in Canada

Jaymelee J. Kim

Canada, a multifaceted TJ model incorporated tools such as a truth commission, independent hearings and monetary compensation for allegations of sexual and physical abuse, memorialization funding, and national reconciliatory events. The TJ model was

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

Katerina Seraïdari

set examples to their citizens of action which might be emulated.” Nevertheless, the nation-state is not perceived as a threatening political model; on the contrary, the homogeneity of a population is considered to be a stabilizing factor, whereas

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The Social Life of Contentious Concepts

Ronald S. Stade

philosophical and methodological aspects of conceptual change, the same cannot be said of anthropologists. This is unfortunate, as anthropologists are in an excellent position to contribute to the development of theoretical and methodological models that are

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Guarding the Body

Private Security Work in Rio de Janeiro

Erika Robb Larkins

, it is now complemented by what I call a “security as hospitality” model. “Hospitality security” is aimed at providing a differentiated form of service to Brazilian and global elites in secured spaces of leisure and consumption: shopping malls, concert

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Curating Conflict

Four Exhibitions on Jerusalem

Sa'ed Atshan and Katharina Galor

, financial models often depend on the popularity of exhibit themes and the ability to maximize pleasure and entertainment among the potential visitors, rather than engage difficult and disturbing topic that will almost automatically reduce visitor numbers

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

supports or expounds one or the other model toward theorizing rivalry de-escalation and termination. The book claims the argument is parsimonious and testable. In this regard, the choice of cases serve the claim of the book, but the range of variables and