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Legal pluralism in Guatemala: A case study of the municipality of Santa Catarina Ixtahuacan
UNHCR is my husband: Interpreting the nature of militarized refugee women's lives in Kanembwa refugee camp
Peanut butter, phones, and photos: The (re)creation of home and identity abroad
Contemporary Bosnian Sufism: Bridging the East and West
Closed borders: The U.S. visa process and international cultural exchange post-September 11
Islamic movements' values and social integration: A case study of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt
Dynamism of Dalit epistemology: Interactions between caste and class
Pop-diplomacy: Anime and manga as vehicles of cultural context, identity formation, and hybridity
Conspicuous consumption in a pre-Georgian society: An analysis of Feature 2 Site 18CH354, Charles County, Maryland
Touring globalization's communicative effect on nationalism: An analysis of the memorialization of the Madrid train bombings
A voice in the silence: Constructing identity through the visual arts
Spatio-temporal evidence of anthropogenic nitrogen in Florida waters using stable isotope analysis of manatee bones
Fear in the tellin': The silence, suffering, and survival of deaf professional women
Dis/abling exclusion, en/abling access: Identifying and removing barriers in archaeological practice for persons with (dis/)abilities
Reproduction of urban classes in Bangladesh in the context of globalization
Seeking a relevant queerness: Sexual, racial and nationalist negotiations of identity amongst the Latino immigrant community in Washington, D.C.
From political protest to bureaucratic service: The transformation of homeless advocacy in the nation's capital and the eclipse of political discourse
Poverty and health care in the context of Romanian postcommunism
Do it for your sistas: Black same-sex-desiring women's erotic performance parties in Washington D.C.
Standardizing the taste of tradition: Maryland crab cakes from Thailand
The accumulation of capital and the shifting construction of difference: Examining the relations of colonialism, post-colonialism and neo-colonialism in Trinidad
Power and non-economic capital: Bosnian Muslim refugees navigating resettlement in Washington, D.C.
The shaping of indigenous environmental behavior: Accounting for the variation in hunting intensity among the Wachiperi of the Peruvian rainforest
"A revolution we create daily": Freegan alternatives to capitalist consumption in New York City
Neonatal circumcision in the United States: Authoritative knowledge and social justice
Surviving survivorship: Adults surviving childhood cancers experiences
Overcoming the "backward" body: How state institutions, language, and embodiment shape deaf education in contemporary southern Viet Nam
La Parada: Explaining Ixil day laborers in Virginia Illegality, loss, hope and community
The minuteman corps of California: Civilian border patrols and the production of power and difference at the Mexico-U.S. border
"Becoming more and more Panamanian": Contemporary constructions of West Indian identity in urban Panama
Fostering feelings: The political economy of paid foster care work in US-Guatemalan transnational adoption
Becoming men in a modern city: Masculinity, migration and globalization in North India
Beyond Kente cloth and Kwanzaa: Interrogating African-centered identity in Washington, D.C.
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