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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 277–290.
Published: 01 August 2020
... understand this transformation in—and decentering of—the modern state's authority, we consider the multiple sources of legal authority claimed by the East India Company (1600–1757) and the way in which it positioned its legal and political legitimacy in relation to multiple and often competing centers of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 24–32.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Michael H. Fisher Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2002 - Persian Professor in Britain: Mirza Muhammad Ibrahim at the East India Company's College, 1826-44...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 492–504.
Published: 01 December 2015
... small drawings, which are scanned and digitally altered. The article then focuses on The Last Post (2010), which marked a radical departure in the artist's animation practice. The Last Post deals with the history of colonial struggle and the legacy of the British East India Company in South and East...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 515–527.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Purnima Dhavan This article examines two early-nineteenth-century Punjabi histories to demonstrate how these texts reflect ruptures in the recording and reordering of Sikh historical memories in the decades prior to colonization. An awareness of the East India Company's interest in the records of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 625–630.
Published: 01 December 2014
... century earlier, in 1757, that the Brit- tive and British imperial ideology that presented ish East India Company, a trading company that the empire as a “civilizing mission,” an exercise was registered at the London Stock Exchange, laid in cultural and political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 372–386.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Muslim renewal that connected India to the Middle East. Moreover, she fashioned a singular autobiographical persona as an Urdu literary pioneer and woman traveler in the Muslim lands of the British Empire. In her writings, Rizvia focused on her distinctive observations of the ocean, the history of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 573–574.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Christopher Gow Contemporary World Cinema: Europe, Middle East, East Asia, South Asia Shohini Chaudhuri Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2005 vii + 199 pp., $22.00 (paper) Duke University Press 2008 The Ottoman Balkans, 1750–  1830...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 337–344.
Published: 01 August 2016
... discus- and how is it established, maintained, and trans- sion from India to the Middle East, where the equi- ferred across scholarly networks? What does asking librium between the public and cloistered life of the historical knowledge to further public life actually discipline (Chakrabarty’s terms...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 August 2015
... fates of humans and animals on our crowded planet. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Animals enchantment ethics South Asia Middle East References Doniger Wendy . The Hindus: An Alternative History . New York : Penguin , 2009 . Shaw George Bernard . Saint Joan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Figure 1. Diagram showing Dhahar or Ahmadi Ridge with Mina Al-­Ahmadi to its east, 1957, © BP plc son’s work as Lutyens’s assistant between 1913 and was Sir Arnold Wilson, who later became general 1916 for the planning of New Delhi in India pro- manager of APOC and hired...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 303–314.
Published: 01 August 2007
... diverse peoples coming under their rule. In people from India living in Britain. These legal 1757 the East India Company’s army had gained So and moral debates had signifi cant consequences power over territory and population about three Africa...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 245–258.
Published: 01 August 2007
... lishment, and the emphasis placed on using the formations. As C. A. Bayly has argued, the East threat or application (usually in a very public India Company “taxed and counted like a west- way) of military force as a means of securing po- ern...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 540–556.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Miles . Indian Ink: Script and Print in the Making of the English East India Company . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2007 . Raman Bhavani . Document Raj: Writing and Scribes in Early Colonial South India . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 . Roberts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 332–344.
Published: 01 August 2007
... of public tual, that affected the two empires in the nine- bureaucracy, and an imperial ideology in the teenth century. In 1799 East India Company shape of the concept of paramountcy. Brit- armies appeared in Egypt supporting Britain’s ish...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 December 2015
... ethnographies and histories for the first global corporations in the form of the of such stages of imagination and anticipation can East India Company and for a colonial economy be scaled up to broader cross-­regional and global that asserted the unique value of English capital- currents. ism.15...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 15–19.
Published: 01 August 1981
..., first on the Red Sea only a part-time occupation for the bulk of and the Indian Ocean and later, following the the people involved. In the villages it establishment of the East India Company, to provided clothing, a little income, and European cities as well. The sale of Indian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 68–81.
Published: 01 May 2019
... songs in Lucknow; the role of the East India Company in the late and short-lived presence of Persian poetry in Banaras and the new eastward axis of North Indian Persophone intellectuals; the parallels between the urban cultures of Lucknow and Banaras; and the coevalness of Lucknow and Calcutta. There...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 8–18.
Published: 01 May 1985
... there.46 The East where it deprived the peasants of their means of subsist- India Company assumed direct control of Tiruchi in 1801 ence.44 The peasants responded to this encroachment on following the overthrow of the Nawab of Arcot for having their survival by...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 254–270.
Published: 01 August 2003
...- the early years of the eighteenth century in a seaport rootedness’ of the new faith, the meaning of conversion called Tranquebar or Tarangambadi controlled by the itself became debatable.”2 In this article I want to re- Danish East India Company. introduce the notion of conversion as a much more...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 54–60.
Published: 01 May 1990
... tion on the East India Company Board of Directors had in Persian, the former court language of the Moghul won the day. While there was a difference of opinion Empire, appeared in 1833. Dig-Dursan, the first about the intent behind British cultural imperialism in Marathi paper followed in 1837, as...