Working Papers of the SPP 1448


1 In the Hustle Park: The Social Organization of Disorder in a West African Travel Hub

Michael Stasik


2 Policing Uganda, Policing the World.

Sarah Biecker and Klaus Schlichte


3 'Festivalisation' in South Africa's host cities: themes and actors of urban governance in the media discourse on the 2010 FIFA World Cup

Christoph Haferburg and Romy Hofmann

4 "Agents of Translation": West African Entrepreneurs in China as Vectors of Social Change

Laurence Marfaing and Alena Thiel


5 Market men and station women: Changing significations of gendered space in Accra, Ghana

Michael Stasik and Alena Thiel


6 Staging global public health: Workshops, technologies of participation, and the authorization of knowledge in anti- retroviral therapy in Uganda

Sung-Joon Park


7 Timeliness and chronic medication: knowledge about hypertension and diabetes in Uganda

Susan Reynolds Whyte


8 Powerful, metamorphic, mediative: Trees, climate change and the intricate geographies of objects

Florian Weisser


9 On Coba and Cocok: youth-led drug-experimentation in Eastern Indonesia

Anita Hardon and Nurul Ilmi Idrus


10 Questioning the Local in Peacebuilding

Claudia Simons and Franzisca Zanker


11 Changing patterns of rain or power? How an idea of adaptation to climate change travels up and down to a village in Simanjiro, Maasailand Northern Tanzania

Sara de Wit


12 Space and the production of order and disorder

Claudia Gebauer (Ed.)


13 “Invisible enemy”: Translating Ebola prevention and control measures in Sierra Leone

Sylvanus N. Spencer


14 Divergent Legitimations of Post-State Health Institutions in Western Equatorial Africa

John M. Janzen


15 Model transfer in the making: changing development strategies of, and expectations towards, the state in Ethiopia and Ghana

Felix Müller


16 Notes from Within and Without - Research Permits between Requirements and "Realities"

Ulf Engel, Claudia Gebauer, Anna Hüncke (Ed.)


17 Crude Politics: Oil talk, new media and political scripts in the production of disorder in Zinder (Niger)

Jannik Schritt


18 Vital Conjuntures Revisited - Gender in Times of Uncertainty

Lena Dallywater, Nadine Sieveking (Ed.)


19 The Politics of Contingency: Events, Traveling Models, and Situations

Andrew Barry


20 Translating Technologies in Global Health. Diagnostic Spaces between Standardization and Adaptation in Uganda's Malaria Control Programme

René Umlauf, Uli Beisel

21 The Ordering Power of Narratives

Eva Riedke (Ed.)


22 The Ordering Power of Technology

Norman Schräpel (Ed.)


23 Genealogies of a Non-political Islam in the Sahel: the Burkina Case

Abdourahmane Idrissa


24 Cell phones as an anticipatory technology: behind the hype of big data for ebola detection and containment.

Susan L. Erikson


25 Ruminations on Renovation in Beira (Mozambique)

Pamila Gupta


26 Stateness and borderness in mediation: productions and contestations of space in the Sahel

Amy Niang


27 Skewing the nation: mobilising queer citizenship in South Africa.

Ernst van der Wal








28 Registers of justice and feminine agencies in sexual violence in Sudan.


Siri Lamoureaux


29: Knowlege on the run. Uncertainties in the careers of kenyan long-distance runners.

Konstantin Biehl