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Discourses, Bodies, and Questions of Sharedness in Kenya's Wellness Communities

Sarah M. Hillewaert

these engagements beyond seemingly more evident exoticism or ‘voluntourism’. This article contemplates the different discursive constructions of sharedness that underlie the flourishing of alternative lifestyle or spiritual communities in Eastern

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Affective Solidarities?

Participating in and Witnessing Fair Trade and Women’s Empowerment in Transnational Communities of Practice

Debarati Sen

the manager of Sonakheti , a fair trade certified tea plantation in Darjeeling district. Mr Pradhan’s observations reflect the increase in ‘voluntourism’, a combination of aid work and tourism. Voluntourists practice sustainable tourism, corporate

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Book Reviews

Jamie McMenamin, Lauri Hyers, Jeroen Nawijn, and Aviva Sinervo

their role as political and social agents” (11). As such, the text is peppered with examples of voluntourism-sector advertising and commentary of tourists from the literature, in formatted asides that are not integrated into the main narrative. While my

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Shu-Mei Huang, Adam Kaul, and Dhan Zunino Singh

experience for students while reducing the negative impacts for host communities and families. For example, writing about voluntourism trips to East Africa, Jennifer Coffman and Miroslava Prazak point to the rise of short-term programs and how they can easily

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The emotional labor of former street children working as tour guides in Delhi

Tore Holst

identified paradoxes similar to the ones discussed here. A series of studies of voluntourism ( Guiney 2017 ; Guiney and Mostafanezhad 2014 ; Reas 2015 ) theorizes the emotional transactions taking place between tourists and children at Cambodian orphanages

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Using a game for undergraduate global health students in the United States to practice applying ethical research principles

Sarah B. Rodriguez

A. S. Iltis ( 2014 ), ‘ Health care voluntourism: Addressing ethical concerns of undergraduate student participation in global health volunteer work ’, HEC Forum 26 , no. 4 : 285 – 297 . . Melby

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John Urry's Living Legacies in Perspective—Futures on the Move

Rodanthi Tzanelli

expansion in Yucatán, which is evidently supported also by voluntourism that she does not address as such. 39 William Sewell, “Three Temporalities: Toward a Sociology of the Event” (CSST Working Paper no. 58 and CRSO Working Paper no. 448, October 1990

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Listening with Displacement

Sound, Citizenship, and Disruptive Representations of Migration

Tom Western

) cultures and border logics. And the recent arrivals of people seeking refuge, and the accompanying swell in movement to Greece from elsewhere—through humanitarianism, “voluntourism,” and “crisis chasing” in the ethnographic disciplines ( Cabot 2019 )—join