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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 310–323.
Published: 01 August 2015
... politics of the Cold War competition, global intellectual trends, and decolonization movements. In this context, the article focuses on the Islamist appropriation of Arnold Toynbee's ideas on civilizational relations in world history and how Toynbee's writings were utilized in critiques of modernization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1997) 17 (1): 99–117.
Published: 01 May 1997
... Press. Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Struggle for National Liberation: The Caribbean Labour Congress and the Cold War, 1945-1952 0. Nigel Bolland In 1945, the year that the Caribbean Labour Con- Cold War was declared. Churchill’s speech at Fulton, gress was...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 35–49.
Published: 01 May 2015
... twentieth century between elite Indian scientific and technological actors and the forces of modernization. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Indian space program modernization theory Cold War atomic bomb satellites television broadcasting Nehru Vietnam War antiwar protests...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2018) 38 (3): 508–523.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Begüm Adalet This article assesses James Baldwin’s status as a symbol of third world solidarity by situating his nonfiction writings in the context of his travels to France, Turkey, Israel, and West Africa, as well as the Cold War institutions and ideologies that shaped the contours of his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2008) 28 (1): 50–60.
Published: 01 May 2008
... preempted secular and Cold War imperatives. For literature, wartime chaos punctured the myth of progress and along with it realist literature predicated on a knowable world. After a half century of serving the Arab cause, realism became an overnight anachronism and from its grip emerged the Lebanese war...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2012) 32 (3): 563–583.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., instantiates an antecedent of postcolonial critique and represents a decidedly anti-Eurocentric, internationalist project that held the promise of Global South comparatism. Halim’s article discusses selected issues raised in Lotus , considers the curtailment of its potential by the Cold War, and reflects on...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 320–334.
Published: 01 August 2016
... anticolonial national movements. In the period of the Cold War and decolonization, a movement among nonaligned countries sought to preserve the legacy of anticolonial internationalism. Until the 1960s, the violation of human rights was largely seen as related to the persistence of colonial rule and racial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 121–131.
Published: 01 May 2017
... conceptions of development and neoliberalism after the Cold War. It further takes up the debates in South Africa, the last African country to confront the dilemmas of decolonization in the sphere of knowledge production, most acutely expressed through the Rhodes Must Fall movement and other student movements...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 2–7.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Arvind Rajagopal The conclusion of the Cold War era led to triumphal predictions about the end of history. In fact, the moment marked an end to mass utopias, that is, to the widespread belief in collective emancipation fostered by technologies of the modern state. To reflect on utopia as both...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2009) 29 (3): 544–555.
Published: 01 December 2009
... civilizational theorists. This alternative perspective is useful to grasp the powerful new social reality in the form of militant Islam that has been unleashed since the end of the Cold War: altering culture, language, social, and political policy, while targeting women in many Muslim-majority societies. I argue...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2004) 24 (1): 199–213.
Published: 01 May 2004
... ending the mistrust of the world heard the name Osama bin Laden) would be Cold War era, the leaders of Russia and the United the first “collateral damage.” As the “war on terror” States still saw one another as rivals for influence in unfolded in previously unforeseen directions, no Eurasia on the eve...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1996) 16 (1): 98–114.
Published: 01 May 1996
... . “There is no Theory of Petit Bourgeois Politics,” Review of African Political Economy , 6 . The 1971 Coup in the Sudan and the Radical War of Liberal Democracy in Africa Abdullahi Ali Ibrahim Oh, that single cello...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 251–266.
Published: 01 August 2011
...- formation.”12 Though they cross national and gests that, fabricated more than thirty years ago continental territories, Arabs at the Brazilian- during the Cold War, unfounded notions about ­Paraguayan border do not see themselves car- “terrorist links” in Foz do...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 24–48.
Published: 01 May 2017
... food and politics ecological disasters political economy war and politics References Abbott Keith Edward . Cities and Trade: Consul Abbott on the Economy and Society of Iran, 1847–1866 . Edited by Amanat Abbas . London : Ithaca Press , 1983 . Abu-Lughod Janet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 343–345.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Peter Chelkowski Warring Souls: Youth, Media, and Martyrdom in Post-revolution Iran Roxanne Varzi Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006 290 pp., $79.95 (cloth), $22.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2009 Being Modern in the Middle East: Revolution...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 574–582.
Published: 01 December 2010
... part of Cold War politics. For more on Champs Théâtre in Istanbul as one performance loca- July 1928. the Cold War context, refer to Penny M. Von Eschen, tion, Schomberg Center for Research in Black Culture Satchmo Blows Up the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2014) 34 (1): 106–125.
Published: 01 May 2014
... W. E. B/ Black Reconstruction in America, 1860-1880 . New York : The Free Press , 1998 . ———. The Souls of Black Folk . New York : Vintage , 1990 . Dudziak Mary . Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2017) 37 (3): 619–624.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Cold War, prevent them from becoming vulner- is, has humanitarian aid become an actual partici- able to recruitment by Communism. Armenians pant in conflict not just by taking on the burden of and Palestinians, stateless nations in the region care for civilians but as a strategic resource? The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 212–222.
Published: 01 May 2019
... it is primarily seen as an Indo-Pakistani war 10 (occurring at a conjuncture of Cold War politics). West Pakistanis are also deemed to have looked down upon East Pakistanis, and racialized and gendered discourses toward Bengalis have persisted over time. To call some West Pakistanis “Bengalis” was...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2010) 30 (2): 179–191.
Published: 01 August 2010
... is often dated to the Cold War (in the United collapses the traditional framework of war and States, to the National Security Act of 1947). Yet in particular the division between civilians and perhaps as is already insinuated by its early for- soldiers. While...