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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 82–95.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Nathan Lee Marsh Tabor Abstract This article examines a posthumous literary gathering held at the grave of eighteenth-century Persian-language poet ‘Abd al-Qadir Bedil (1642–1720) in order to trace varying uses of a peculiar shrine space and its Persianate textual practices in late-Mughal Delhi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 64–65.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Tariq Husain Copyright 1988: South Asia Bulletin 1988 South Asia Bulletin, volume 8 (1988) meets in Delhi is well-trained, committed and often relatively young. His or her orientation towards social issues Impressions from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 104–107.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1992 South Asia Bufferin,Vol. XI1 No. 2, Fall 1992. Document: Meeting of Worker Leaders from Common Multinational Corporation in South Asia Held in New Delhi, March 26-28th, 1992. A meeting of South Asian plant worker leaders...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 466–480.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Stine Simonsen Puri In this article I focus on prediction in an Indian gambling market. The article is based on my long-term fieldwork at Delhi Racecourse, which offered a microcosm in which to examine speculations on future uncertainty. I argue that these speculations are oriented toward...
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Published: 01 May 2020
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 May 2020
... and the country, are an important site of entanglement, empirically and imaginatively. The dynamics of translocal householding in the oral histories of two migrants to Delhi reveal intermittent pathways of escape from and recuperation of normative hierarchies of social difference—especially of gender and caste...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 257–261.
Published: 01 August 2021
... legal modernism are greater and extend beyond the history of a single state. Taking the above claim about Afghanistan seriously, and in response to Ahmed's Afghanistan Rising this essay offers a close reading of the exchange between Kabul and Delhi to interrogate ideas about Islamic legal reform...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 356–361.
Published: 01 August 2022
...). Sabalsingh Chauhan's seventeenth-century Mahabharat is a bhakti (devotional) retelling of the Mahabharata epic. In the prologue of the sixteenth book of his Mahabharat , Chauhan describes himself performing his poem in Delhi before Aurangzeb and a king named Mitrasen. He also praises Mitrasen in the prologue...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 204–221.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Anand Vivek Taneja In this article I explore stories and rituals surrounding sanctified birds, snakes, cats, and stones in contemporary Delhi and rural Uttar Pradesh. These stories and rituals, while drawing on long-standing Indic and Islamic traditions that centrally feature animals, are in many...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 463–469.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Gautam Bhan 1. Elsewhere, I have detailed my use of the terms formal, informal, legal, and legitimate in understanding land and property markets in auto- constructed cities. See Bhan, Planned Illegalities. 2. See Government of Delhi, Delhi Economic Survey. 3. Caldeira, Peripheral Urbanisation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 310–329.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Ahmad Tasneem , trans. and ed. Futuhat-i-Alamgiri of Ishwardas Nagar . Delhi : Idaeah-i Adabiyat-i Delli , 1978 . Ali Omar H. Malik Ambar: Power and Slavery across the Indian Ocean . New York : Oxford University Press , 2016 . Alpers Edward . “ On Becoming...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Figure 1. Photograph by Prerna Srigyan, Delhi, 2018. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 86–96.
Published: 01 August 1987
..., assertive, independent, and are best understood as an example of inter-regional ideologi• active in their own cause. cal linkages that shape local level activism in a variety of These are ideas that continue to speak clearly to Dalits states, including organizations in Karnataka and Delhi. The across...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 483–499.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Development in Berlin. References Ahmad Nazir . Ibn-ul-waqt: Novel (The Son of the Moment) . Delhi : Kitabi Duniya , 2002 . ———. The Son of the Moment . Translated by Zakir Mohammad . Hyderabad : Orient Blackswan , 2002 . ———. Taubat un Nasuh (The Repentance of Nussooh...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 May 2017
... , no. 1 ( 1996 ): 37 – 58 . Agricultural Production Team, Ford Foundation . Report on India's Food Crisis and Steps to Meet It . New Delhi : Ministry of Food and Agriculture and Ministry of Community Development and Cooperation, Government of India , 1959 . Ahuja Ravi . “State...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 89–106.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Prose Writing) . Delhi : Educational Publishing House , 2001 . Aydin Cemil . The Idea of the Muslim World: A Global Intellectual History . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2017 . Azad Muhammad Husain . Āb-e Ḥayāt: Shaping the Canon of Urdu Poetry . Translated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 68–81.
Published: 01 May 2019
... system in this period. None can alone claim to tell the whole story. The eighteenth century in North India has long been seen as a period of great political turbulence and flux, and as the time when Urdu literary culture came into its own, particularly in the cities of Delhi and Lucknow. But while...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 21–41.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Inequality: The Politics of Women's Rights in India . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1999 . Alexander Meena . “Sarojini Naidu: Romanticism and Resistance.” Economic and Political Weekly 20 , no. 43 ( 1985 ): WS68 – WS71 . Anantharam Anita . “Mahadevi Varma (1907–87): Between...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... . Alternative Economic Survey, India 2006–07: Pampering Corporates, Pauperizing Masses . Delhi : Daanish Books , 2007 . BBC . “ Italy ‘Hopeful’ India Maoists Will Release Two Tourists .” March 19 , 2012 . www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-17426160 . Benjamin Vipin M...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 386–397.
Published: 01 December 2023
... at the headquarters of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in New Delhi. Abu Hakima, whose research in the India Office records would yield a number of volumes on the modern history of Kuwait and Eastern Arabia, was then a professor of Arab history at the University of Jordan. He was one of some fifteen...