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Becoming a Force in the Zone: Hedonopolitics, Masculinity, and the Quest for Respect on Haiti’s Streets

“Too Fat to Be an Orphan”: The Moral Semiotics of Food Aid in Botswana

Managing Hate: Political Delinquency and Affective Governance in Germany

Left Behind: Security, Salvation, and the Subject of Prevention

Dreamwork: Cell Phone Novelists, Labor, and Politics in Contemporary Japan

Material Interventions: Indonesian DIY Fashion and the Regime of the Global Brand

Making Time for the Children: Self-Temporalization and the Cultivation of the Antisuicidal Subject in South India

Dislocating Sound: The Deterritorialization of Indonesian Indie Pop

Fathers, Sons, and the State: Discipline and Punishment in a Wolof Hinterland

Cancer Butch

The City as Barracks: Freetown, Monrovia, and the Organization of Violence in Postcolonial African Cities

Rose-Colored Glasses? Color Revolutions and Cartoon Chaos in Postsocialist Georgia

Displacing Violence: Making Pentecostal Memory in Postwar Sierra Leone

The Measure of Mercy: Islamic Justice, Sovereign Power, and Human Rights in Iran

Technologies of the Voice: FM Radio, Telephone, and the Nepali Diaspora in Kathmandu

Tracking Properness: Repackaging Culture in a Remote Australian Town

Cultural Sovereignty in a Global Art Economy: Egyptian Cultural Policy and the New Western Interest in Art from the Middle East

Between Cinema and Social Work: Diasporic Turkish Women and the (Dis)Pleasures of Hybridity

Borderland Pop: Arab Jewish Musicians and the Politics of Performance

Empty Citizenship: Protesting Politics in the Era of Globalization

Phantasms in a "Starry" Place: Space and Identification in a Central New Delhi Market

Violence and the Rhetoric of Images

Violence and the Rhetoric of Images

Authorizing a Disability Agency in Post-Mao China: Deng Pufang's Story as Biomythography

Of Mimicry and Membership: Africans and the "New World Society"

Thug Realism: Inhabiting Fantasy in Urban Tanzania

Cyborg Violence: Bursting Borders and Bodies with Queer Machines

Geographies of Gender and Politics: The Place of Difference in Polynesian Nationalism

Politics without a Head: Is the “Love Parade” a New Form of Political Identification?

Identity Dub: The Paradoxes of an Indian American Youth Subculture (New York Mix)