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In-durable Sociality: Precarious Life in Common and the Temporal Boundaries of the Social
(Duke University Press, 2017)
This article considers the essential and unenduring attachments among grievously war-injured US soldiers remaking their lives at a military hospital. Their sense of being in common makes life bearable, but they do not ...
Capacity as Aggregation: Promises, Water and a Form of Collective Care in Northeast Brazil
As the twenty-first century gets underway, people have been experimenting with many forms of political organization. In Northeast Brazil, that experimental spirit led to the creation of the Water Pact, a process involving ...
Reconstructing Asian faunal introductions to eastern Africa from multi-proxy biomolecular and archaeological datasets
(Public Library of Science, 2017)
Human-mediated biological exchange has had global social and ecological impacts. In sub-Saharan Africa, several domestic and commensal animals were introduced from Asia in the pre-modern period; however, the timing and ...