Between illegality and recognition: Exploring sacrificial violence in a Manila brotherhood

This article explores how poor, young men in a Manila relocation site enter into a brotherhood as a means to claim recognition from dominant society. It argues that by joining the brotherhood, which emanates out of a Greekletter fraternity tradition in US and Philippine universities, the young men e...
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Author:

Jensen, Steffen [VerfasserIn]

Format:

Article

Language:

English

Published:

2015

Subjects:

brotherhoods

Manila

politics

sacrificial violence

Ritual

Fraternities & sororities

Young adults

Low income groups

Violence

Men

Politics

Containing Work:

Enthalten in: Critique of anthropology - London : Sage, 1974, 35(2015), 1, Seite 64-77

Containing Work:

volume:35 ; year:2015 ; number:1 ; pages:64-77

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http://search.proquest.com/docview/1663763344

DOI / URN:

10.1177/0308275X14557089

Catalog id:

OLC196264829X

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