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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 May 2010
... the long nineteenth century to a state best described as permanent transit after 1918. Berlin only emerged as an important destination for Jewish migrants from farther east when immigration restrictions put New York and other American cities out of reach. The article focuses on a number of literary...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 57–65.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Andrew Herscher Abstract Emerging in British agricultural discourse in the seventeenth century, the term blight moved from agriculture to culture, and so from countryside to city, in the context of the industrializing American city of the early twentieth century. This city housed increasingly large...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 251–266.
Published: 01 August 2011
.... American In paraphrasing or citing CNN, these news- identify defamatory material” against the Triple The papers engaged in a transnational story line, Border. At the same time, Foz do Iguaçu city...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 574–582.
Published: 01 December 2010
... exuded a heterogeneous, cosmopolitan character that blurred public borders in terms of class hierarchies and gendered, linguistic, and ethnic boundaries, and threatened an emerging Turkish cultural order. Both the narratives of American jazz exceptionalism and a predominant 1930s-centric Turkish...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 245–248.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Book Reviews 268 of urban life (Middle Eastern and Latin American nomic disparity also shapes the potential of the so- cities), institutional frameworks and reforms (Latin cial capital of cities, a necessary ingredient in local American...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 518–531.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the Asphalt Path: The Automobile and Wolfe, Joel. Autos and Progress: The Brazilian Search for Mo- the American City. New York: Columbia University dernity. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010. Press, 1994. Zeifa, Hayma. “Les Élites Techniques Locales...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 73–79.
Published: 01 May 2020
... growth and served as both the basis and justification for the acquisition of the United States's first overseas colonies, a development that happened in tandem with the explosive growth and development of American cities at the turn of the century. These new American “possessions”—namely...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 116–130.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and on the other, started a new discourse that sought to capture urban crisis in biological and medical terms. That this was not only happening in Egypt becomes immediately clear when we recall the title of Jane Jacobs's 1961 The Death and Life of the Great American Cities —the most familiar critique of American...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 84–89.
Published: 01 May 1982
... frequency than among the general room and board for a month, moved her to American population where conjugal violence another city and county -- to a larger involves one out of every sixteen couples. shelter where she met another South Asian, I can only hope to underline sone...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 225–232.
Published: 01 August 2007
... for Canadian citi- status as part of the “axis of evil” coalesced, I zens traveling to the United States, acted as a re- found myself among the ranks of individuals minder that in the eyes of the American author- of Middle Eastern ancestry who were routinely ities I was not like other Canadian citizens...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 214–237.
Published: 01 May 2012
... as a Way of Life,” American Journal of Sociology 44 (1938):    The City: Urban Communities and Their Problems (Dubuque, IA:  1 – 24; Stanley Milgram, “The Experience of Living in Cities,” Sci...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 231–250.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., Ar- delphia: Temple University Press, 2007). Another re- Huub de Jonge, John Tofik Karam, Sumit K. Mandal, abic Speaking Communities in American Cities (New cent book that highlights the migration process is Leif Manger, Paulo G. Pinto, Maria Six-­Hohenbalken, York: Center for Migration Studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 213–221.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in the city of Jos were not exceptional in their hundred demonstrators gathered to protest the circumstances or scope, yet their timing has particu- American action in Afghanistan, and evolved into lar relevance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 109–126.
Published: 01 May 2004
... on to compete in a world beauty contest in an camera while holding the string of pearls she was American city. The author rhetorically asks if Tur- wearing in each hand and in her teeth—a pose some- key’s women are less beautiful than those of other how reminiscent of silent film heroes with roses in nations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., British, and French imperial powers. Cotten Seiler names “American” “the subjectivity produced by the apparatus of automobility,” which “facilitated  . . .  the United States’ spread across its continental borders and its imperial rise.” “American” in this sense designates “a regime of control...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 282–295.
Published: 01 August 2011
...- Diasporas Eastern Americans.”14 Even quantitative data cated by national boundaries as they are today, present issues of accuracy and completeness. the immigrants did identify cities such as Bei- Arab In examining Mexican census data, there are rut and Tripoli as their place of origin...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 67–97.
Published: 01 August 2000
...’ house or to go peers) and teenagers for whom conformism functions to parties does not meet the same level of opposition at a double level, the peers and the family. as it used to in the big cities of the subcontinent.18 The Americanization of the youngest children does Yet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
... and hattan: the Irish American St. Patrick’s Day Pa- reevaluation of its past and its culture.” 7 She ar- rade (the oldest ethnic parade in the city, dating gues that in combining “mass recreation with back to 1762) and the Puerto Rican Day Parade...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 4–13.
Published: 01 August 1995
..., Vol. 26, No. 2 (1992). 39 Ibid. 5 See E. I? Thompson, The Making of the Enghh W0rkwz.g Class 40 For the abuses of the apprenticeship system, see Fyfe, A Histog (England, 1968); David Montgomery, “The Working Classes of pp. 182-184. the Pre-Industrial American City, 1...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 70–86.
Published: 01 August 2003
...” syllabus? Is ‘Abd al- the word—is itself of course yet another tactic by which Rahman Munif’s great trilogy Mudun al-Milh [Cities of to interrupt and redirect dominant discussions about Salt]—a Tolstoyan epic published in the 1980s that rei- “the American century.” magines the encounter of American oil...