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Editor’s Notes
JOSHUA BARKER, SHERI GIBBINGS 353

SUNTA’s Senior Scholar/Lifetime Award: Reflections on My Career and Urban Anthropology
SETHA LOW 355

SUNTA’s Senior Scholar/Lifetime Award: Reflections on My Career and Urban Anthropology
NANCY FONER 362

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Declarations of Promiscuity: “Housing,” Autonomy, and Urban Female Friendship in Uganda
Authors
BROOKE BOCAST 370

“The Dirt Came Up”: Domestic Service and Women’s Agency in Oaxaca City, Mexico
Authors
JAYNE HOWELL 393

Haunted Infrastructure: Religious Ruins and Urban Obstruction in Vietnam
CHRISTINA SCHWENKEL 413

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August 2017 – Volume 29, Issue 2

Editor’s Notes
JOSHUA BARKER, SHERI GIBBINGS 239

Special Issue: Cities of Refuge and Cities of Strangers: Care and Hospitality in the City
FARHAN SAMANANI, Guest Editor

Introduction
FARHAN SAMANANI 242

ARTICLES

L’Arche, Learning Disability, and Domestic Citizenship: Dependent Political Belonging in a Contemporary British City
PATRICK MCKEARNEY 260

Hospitality and Immigration in a Greek Urban Neighborhood: An Ethnography of Mimesis
APOSTOLOS ANDRIKOPOULOS 281

You Care More for the Gear Than the Geezer? Care Relationships of Homeless Substance Users in London
JOHANNES LENHARD 305

At Home on the Margins: Care Giving and the ‘Un-homely’ among Casablanca’s Working Poor
CRISTIANA STRAVA 222

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April 2017 – Volume 29, Issue 1

Editor’s Notes
JOSHUA BARKER, SHERI GIBBINGS 3

ARTICLES

The House Unbound: Refiguring Gender and Domestic Boundaries in Urbanizing Southeast Turkey
BRIDGET PURCELL 14

Betrayed by the Neoliberal State, Neglected by the “Jangali” Company: The Anxiety of Autonomy in an Elite Housing Colony in Kathmandu, Nepal
ANDREW NELSON 35

Cleaning Up Bodhgaya: Conflicts over Development and the Worlding of Buddhism
JASON RODRIGUEZ 59

Beyond the Ethnic Enclave: Interethnicity and Trans‐spatiality in an Australian Suburb
LINLING GAO‐MILES 82

White Evangelical Congregations in Cities and Suburbs: Social Engagement, Geography, Diffusion, and Disembeddedness
MARK T. MULDER, AMY JONASON 104

Graphic Identity in the Scriptorial Landscape of Lebanon
DIANE RISKEDAHL 127

Special Section: The Un‐Exceptional Middle Eastern City
SARAH EL‐KAZAZ AND KEVIN MAZUR, Guest Editors

Introduction
SARAH EL‐KAZAZ, KEVIN MAZUR 148

Articles

The Suburbanization of Islamic Activism in Saudi Arabia
PASCAL MENORET 162

Housing as Battleground: Targeting the City in the Battles of Algiers
SHEILA CRANE 187

City of the High Dam: Aswan and the Promise of Postcolonialism in Egypt
NANCY Y. REYNOLDS 213

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December 2016 – Volume 28, Issue 3

Editor’s Notes
JOSHUA BARKER, SHERI GIBBINGS 267

Special Section: “Mobilizing Race: Borders, Translations, Movements” 
DANIEL RENFREW AND GENESIS M. SNYDER, Guest Editors

Introduction
DANIEL RENFREW, GENESIS M. SNYDER 271

ARTICLES

Processes of Racialization in New York City’s Child Welfare System
TINA LEE 276

The Shifting Meanings of Race in China: A Case Study of the African Diaspora Communities in Guangzhou
SHANSHAN LAN 298

“When Said with a Sneer”: Translating Language, Race, and Culture Through an English Football Race Controversy
DANIEL RENFREW, GENESIS M. SNYDER 319

Race, Media, and Postcoloniality: Ukraine Between Nationalism and Cosmopolitanism
LAADA BILANIUK 341

Xenophilia in Muizenberg, South Africa: New potentials for race relations?
JOY OWEN 365

Taxi Drivers, Infrastructures, and Urban Change in Globalizing Mumbai
TARINI BEDI 387

Taxis, Traffic, and Thoroughfares: The Politics of Transportation Infrastructure in China’s Rapid Urbanization in the Reform Era
JUN ZHANG 411

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August 2016 – Volume 28, Issue 2

Editor’s Notes
JOSHUA BARKER, SHERI GIBBINGS 125

ARTICLES

Producing “Quality of Life” in the “Nuevo South”: The Spatial Dynamics of Latinos’ Social Reproduction in Southern Amenity Destinations
JENNIFER BICKHAM MENDEZ, LISE NELSON 129

“Don’t Rubbish Our Town”: “Anti‐Social Behaviour” and Indigenous‐Settler Forms of Belonging in Alice Springs, Central Australia
ÅSE OTTOSSON 152

“Where the Sidewalk Ends”: Sustainable Mobility in Atlanta’s Cascade Community
CASSANDRA JOHNSON GAITHER, DAVID HIMMELFARB, SARAH HITCHNER, JOHN SCHELHAS, J. MARSHALL SHEPHERD, BINITA K.C.174

The Return of Czernowitz: Urban Affect, Nostalgia, and the Politics of Place‐making in a European Borderland City
CATHERINE WANNER 198

“The Real Modernity that Is Here”: Understanding the Role of Digital Visualisations in the Production of a New Urban Imaginary at Msheireb Downtown, Doha
CLARE MELHUISH, MONICA DEGEN, GILLIAN ROSE 225

A Crouching Village: Ebola and the Empty Gestures of Quarantine in Monrovia
DANNY HOFFMAN 246

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