Theses - Social Anthropology
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(2021-07-24)This thesis is a study of discourses of contemporary Bedouin identity and political economy in central Jordan. Drawing on 13 months of ethnographic fieldwork, it follows the experiences of young, mostly male, interlocutors ...
This dissertation focuses on a small but growing group of Marxist Muslim youth activists on the Indonesian island of Java and explores the relationship between Islam and Marxism in their activism. The activists are part ...
In Israel, the demand for Buddhist-derived meditation practices appears to be among the highest in the world, and such practices are currently being employed by a striking variety of Israelis. This dissertation relies on ...