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Cities & Urbanism

Homeownership in Israel: The Social Costs of Middle-Class Debt

Ecologies of Investment: Crisis Histories and Brick Futures in Argentina

Bread, Freedom, Social Justice: The Egyptian Uprising and a Sufi Khidma

Why Ethnography Matters: On Anthropology and Its Publics

Tokyo's Commuter Train Suicides and the Society of Emergence

Formless: A Day at Lima’s Office of Formalization by Daniella Gandolfo

Post/Socialist Affect: Ruination and Reconstruction of the Nation in Urban Vietnam

Progress and its Ruins: Ghosts, Migrants, and the Uncanny in Thailand

Counterfeiting the Nation? Skopje 2014 and the Politics of Nation Branding in Macedonia

The Global University, Area Studies, and the World Citizen: Neoliberal Geography's Redistribution of the "World"

Blackouts and Progress: Privatization, Infrastructure, and a Developmentalist State in Jimma, Ethiopia

Pressure: The PoliTechnics of Water Supply in Mumbai

Inhabiting Ocular Ground: Kinshasa's Future in the Light of Congo's Spectral Urban Politics

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

"They Come in Peasants and Leave Citizens": Urban Villages and the Making of Shenzhen, China

Flexible Citizenship in Dubai: Neoliberal Subjectivity in the Emerging 'City-Corporation'

Imperial Debris: Reflections on Ruins and Ruination

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

Displacing Violence: Making Pentecostal Memory in Postwar Sierra Leone

Beyond the Glitter: Belly Dance and Neoliberal Gentrification in Istanbul

Streets Not Named: Discursive Dead Ends and the Politics of Orientation in Intercommunal Spatial Relations in Northern Greece

Biopolitical Beijing: Pleasure, Sovereignty, and Self-Cultivation in China's Capital

Engaging Colonial Nostalgia

“Visible Signs of a City Out of Control”: Community Policing in New York City

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

Spectacles of Modernity: Transnational Imagination and Local Hegemonies in Neoliberal Buenos Aires

Thug Realism: Inhabiting Fantasy in Urban Tanzania

Bioprospecting the Public Domain

The Theft of Carnaval: National Spectacle and Racial Politics in Rio de Janeiro

Rimbaud's House in Aden, Yemen: Giving Voice(s) to the Silent Poet