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‘People-Place-Process’ and Attachment in the Museum

A New Paradigm for Understanding Belonging?

Susannah Eckersley

The primary aim of this article is to ‘bridge the gap’ between frequently disparate or isolated subjects of academic study – people, place, processes of memory and belonging – as a means to develop a new and holistic understanding and

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The Timeline of a Concept

Juan Francisco Fuentes

definition. Is it possible to rationalize a phenomenon that, according to Ivan Krastev, has been “mostly associated with an emotional, simplistic, and manipulative discourse directed at the ‘gut feelings’ of the people”? 1 A small inventory of approaches

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‘Eating with the People’

How a Chinese Hydropower Project Changed Food Experiences in a Lao Community*

Floramante S.J. Ponce

they had foraged.  ‘Brother, as I told you before, phou nyai [“the big people”] kin nam pasasôn [literally: “eat with the people/population”; Lao people's metaphor for corruption], so we are poor and starving like this’, Nang said furiously. She

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The Mistakes That Make People

Reconceptualizing Power and Resistance in Rwanda

Will Rollason

A theory of power and resistance is always, at root, a theory of what a person is, entailing an account of how people can be mobilized for some purpose and why such mobilization might fail ( Arens and Karp 1989 ). This is evident from any definition

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The Will of the People?

Carl Schmitt and Jean-Jacques Rousseau on a Key Question in Democratic Theory

Samuel Salzborn

retrospect, namely, after a concrete critical situation has demonstrated that there really were too many or too few of them. Therefore, preference inconsistency serves as a constant reminder of democracy’s very foundation: the people, the demos, which is so

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Creating the People as ‘One’?

On Democracy and Its Other

Marta Nunes da Costa

horizon for politics, and redefining ‘the people’, now understood as only source of legitimate power. I show that the peculiarity of the democratic people is that it must remain undefined, un-bodied and invisible. This impossibility of materialising the

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Undocumented People (En)Counter Border Policing

Near and Far from the US Border

Denise Brennan

Whether living along the border or deep within the US interior, undocumented people know that their lives could be upended by a traffic stop or by employers, landlords, or partners blowing the whistle on their legal status. The border may not

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The Burial Rituals of the Khakass People

Main Factors of Evolution

Larisa Anzhiganova and Margarita Archimacheva

Translator : Tatiana Argounova-Low

, the burial ritual is most prominent, for it is characterized by the symbolism of life and death, significant notions for any groups of people. We define the “burial rituals” as a system of actions carried out from the moment of a person’ s death

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Whither the people in the ASEAN Community?

Prospects in regional community building above and below the state

See Seng Tan

the ASEAN Summit in Bali, Indonesia, in October 2003, they issued the Bali II Concord calling for the building of the “ASEAN Community” featuring three pillars (or legs). The declared aim of this regional project is to establish “a people

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Uliana Vinokurova

Translator : Tatiana Argounova-Low

, the Siberian, and the Far Eastern—and occupies over thirteen million square kilometers and constitutes 76.6 percent of the territory of the Russian Federation ( Mel’nikov 2011: 162 ). It is populated by 38 million people or 26.1 percent of the total