By Alex Flynn, Jonas Tinius

The participants discover diversified contexts of functionality to debate peoples' personal reflections on political subjectivities, governance and improvement. the amount refocuses anthropological engagement with ethics, aesthetics, and politics to check the transformative power of political functionality, either for people and wider collectives.

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