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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 246–262.
Published: 01 August 2015
... 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Human-Animal Relations Monkeys Invasive Species South Asia Central Himalayas Identity Animal Agency Agrarian Change Macaque Translocation I am indebted to the people of Uttarakhand who let me into their homes and lives while I conducted...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (2): 8–13.
Published: 01 August 1985
... Definition, Assertion and Pollticization In the Central Himalayas,” in Identity: Personal and Socio-Cultural . (Uppsala Studies in Cultural Anthropology, 5) (A. Jacobson-Widding, ed.) Stockholm: Almqvist and Wiksell International, and Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: Humanities Press. Pp. 289 –319...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 199.
Published: 01 August 2015
... animal morality, to the ethics and politics of killing animals for meat, to con- temporary concerns about monkeys and their movements in the Central Himalayas. As with our earlier focus on the nonhuman, this issue expands the question of the anthropocene beyond the more familiar associations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 44–53.
Published: 01 May 1990
...: Definition, Assertion and Politicisation in the Central Himalayas,” in A. Jacobson, ed., Identity: Personal and Sociocultural . Uppsala. Eckholm , E. ( 1976) Losing Ground , New York: Worldwatch Institute, W.W. Norton and Co, Inc. Guha , R. ( 1983 ). “Forestry in British and Post-British...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 568–583.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and yakas —the region has become a particularly rich site from which to theorize multispecies worlds, although scholars have tended to consider either animals or gods and spirits. 28 Govindrajan, for instance, writes on multispecies kinship in India's central Himalayas, and I want to attend to her...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., in the Central Himalayas. But such re- numan — devoted servant of Rama in the Rama- location is not so much a solution as the source yana and himself the pugnacious superhero deity of new problems — for the people in the places to of the militant right-­wing Rashtriya Swayamsevak which the monkeys...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 10–25.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., suspended in time, with its countryside more sparsely populated than Mongolia's.” He continues: Known as “Little Tibet,” it is sequestered high in the Himalayas and is one of the last “hidden” areas of central Asia that remains unviolated by Communist China. Buddhism blossomed in Ladakh in the second...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 561–567.
Published: 01 December 2022
... : Princeton University Press , 1986 . Ghosh Amitav . The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2017 . Govindrajan Radhika . Animal Intimacies: Interspecies Relatedness in India's Central Himalayas . Chicago : University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 370–377.
Published: 01 December 2021
... Radhika . Animal Intimacies: Interspecies Relatedness in India's Central Himalayas . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 . Ibn ‘Abdin . Rad al-Muhtar ‘ala al-Dur al-Mukhtar . Vol. 4 . Riyadh : Dar ‘Alam al-Kutub , 2003 . Ingram Brannon . Revival from Below: The Deoband...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 35–44.
Published: 01 August 1993
... of the centralized rural devel- rural systems with the wider political economy and opment schemes in Nepal is unclear, it is certain consequently represent critical components of the that the country’s rural places are changing rapidly. rural transformation process in Nepal. Such features The changes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 584–602.
Published: 01 December 2022
... ( 1989 ): 211 – 29 . doi.org/10.2307/1177918 . Govindrajan Radhika . Animal Intimacies: Interspecies Relatedness in India's Central Himalayas . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 . Govindrajan Radhika . “ Labors of Love: On the Political Economies and Ethics of Bovine...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (2): 39–47.
Published: 01 August 1996
..., 1966 . Democratic Innovations in Nepal. A Case Study of Political Acculturation (Berkeley, University of California Press). Mayer , Adrian C. , 1960 . Caste and Kinship in Central India. A Village and its Region (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul). Shah , Saubhagya , 1993...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 541–564.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Congress, revenue advisor to the governor of the Central Provinces and Berar H. C. Greenfield, in his welcome address, stressed “the need for a co-ordinated plan of road communications for India, since it was a truism that civilization spread with communications , which opened up the countryside...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 1–2.
Published: 01 August 1987
... leavingseverelyalone two centrally important questions:' - Will those who are implicated in the vio• Vasant Kaiwar and Sucheta Mazumdar lations of human rights, or in other words...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 43–60.
Published: 01 May 2023
... constitutionalist B. R. Ambedkar's conversion to Buddhism along with some half million of his followers in 1956, this article addresses the ways in which Buddhism came to be simultaneously seen as a “Hindu sect” and central to Hindu nationalist projects. It does so through a detailed analysis of the planning...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 200–203.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... In the late 1990s, Translocated monkeys in the Uttaranchal hills are the military purchased all of the land in eastern attributed with the malevolent political agency of Lahore to distribute among its officers, who sold the central government in ways that are reminis- it for profit in the private sector...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 407–420.
Published: 01 December 2020
... or jurisdiction. Even as these claims often reflect maneuvers of new or resurgent aspirants to empire from the US to Western European powers to BRICS countries, sovereignty is now central to political assertions on every scale and in every world region. References Arondekar Anjali R. For the Record...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... production—primarily steel and aluminum as well as coal and water. In this article, Damodaran and Padel examine the mining operations in Central India where Vedanta Resources, a corporation that has become symbolic of neoliberal capitalism in India today, brings huge new foreign investments in to exploit...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 117–132.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Tuska Benes Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 Comparative Linguistics as Ethnology: In Search of Indo-Germans in Central Asia, 1770–1830 TUSKA BENES On 11 January 1809, the German Orientalist Heinrich “Völkerbrücke aus Asia nach Europa” [bridge...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 434–443.
Published: 01 December 2020
... results. To this day, the state government of Nagaland is almost entirely dependent on funds from the central government. In 1975, a group of Naga moderates signed the Shillong Accord with the Indian government accepting the political status quo; and Phizo and the NNC lost its position of preeminence...