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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 335–344.
Published: 01 August 2003
...AGBENYEGA ADEDZE Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 In the Pursuit of Knowledge and Power: French Scienctific Research in West Africa, 1938-65 AGBENYEGA ADEDZE As agents of scientific colonization, the governors of modality, the survey modality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 391–399.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . The End of Empire in French West Africa: France's Successful Decolonization? Oxford : Berg , 2002 . Constantinou Costas M. On the Way to Diplomacy . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 1996 . Cooper Frederick . Citizenship between Empire and Nation: Remaking France...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 641–647.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., 1860–1960 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1988 . Jordan Matthew F. Le Jazz: Jazz and French Cultural Identity . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2010 . Kaba Lansine . The Wahhabiyya: Islamic Reform and Politics in French West Africa . Evanston, IL...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 367–383.
Published: 01 August 2007
... agents in French West Africa (l’Afrique Occidentale Française, or AOF) attempted to manipulate reli- gious practices—and intervened actively in spiritual hierarchies—as a matter of policy. This essay explores one example of those interventions in Muslim practice under France’s Fourth Republic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 406–411.
Published: 01 August 2017
... to the inexorable currents of history. the same doubts about the national framework Whatever we in 2017 might think, the most and to seek federalist alternatives, contrary to perceptive minds of the era in French West Africa —   Drayton’s view of federalism as already passé by and some of them...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 185–193.
Published: 01 August 2021
... Commissaire du 5ème Arrondissement, November 15, 1954, SRAD 1D 18bis. 6. It bears mentioning that the laws of 1901, 1904, and 1905 that came to stand for laïcité in France were never applied in French West Africa, as colonial officials thought they might interfere with the discretionary powers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 May 2017
... . “L'esprit de la civilisation, ou les lois de la culture négro-africaine” (“The Spirit of Civilization, or the Laws of Negro-African Culture”) . Présence Africaine 8– 10 , no. 4 ( 1956 ): 51 – 65 . ———. “Le Problème culturel en AOF” (“The Cultural Question in French West Africa”) . In Liberté 1...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 December 2015
... into question) who pub- the words and bodies in motion. lished a series of monographs on Islam in the vari- The Walking Qur’an is an important book ous colonies of French West Africa between 1916 whose provocative and controversial exploration and 1926.2 The racialist, if not overtly...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 401–406.
Published: 01 August 2017
...-states of Africa after 1960 was already clear by the late 1940s. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 decolonization French West Africa imperialism neocolonialism Léopold Sédar Senghor References Adi Hakim . Pan-Africanism and Communism: The Communist International, Africa...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 399–401.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . Gregory Mann • French Africa’s Futures Past 399 we need to question, Cooper, like the anticolonial Genova, James E. Colonial Ambivalence, Cultural Authentic- leaders whose debates he treats in detail, calls on ity, and the Limitation of Mimicry in French-­Ruled West us to question...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 450–462.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Lemier, L’enseignement en Afrique oc- 50. For more information on Le Goff, see Pascale ily: Feminism, Theatre, and Republican Politics, 1870– cidentale française (Education in French West Africa) Barthélémy’s “La formation des institutrices afric- 1920 (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 647–656.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Hadith Narrations) . Edited by Baz Ibn al-Baqi Muhammad ‘Abd . Beirut : Dar al-Fikr , 1989 . Kaba Lansiné . The Wahhabiyya: Islamic Reform and Politics in French West Africa . Evanston, IL : Northwestern University Press , 1974 . Kane Ousmane . Muslim Modernity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 111–115.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of Time . 17. Gerth, “Driven to Change,” 143 . References Arsan Andrew . Interlopers of Empire: The Lebanese Diaspora in Colonial French West Africa . London : Hurst , 2014 . Barak On . On Time: Technology and Temporality in Modern Egypt . Berkeley : University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 August 1995
... Wm(New Haven, 1987). 4 Wale Oyemakinde, “The Nigerian General Strike of 1945,” Jouml of flu Historical Ahcuty of NtgCtia, Vol. 7, No. 3, (1974); Fre- derick Cooper, “The Senegalese General Strike of 1946 and the Labor Question in Post-War French West Africa,” CrmadianJacr- nal of Ahan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 83–85.
Published: 01 August 1989
... to kingdoms in East Africa. Most Chinese knowledge about French West Africa, but most worked in the South African African people in this period was acquired second-hand, al- mines, where the Africans could not be induced to labor and though an occasional Chinese traveller or merchant went production had...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 143–158.
Published: 01 May 2019
... accomplish it in a few hours.” 11 The Citroën half-tracks were the first modern vehicles to establish the connection between northern Algeria—i.e., the southernmost part of France—and French Sudan (present-day Mali)—and with it the vast colonial federation of French West Africa. If we adopt a theoretical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 178–190.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Press ment of trading positions on the Gold Coast of West Africa, where French merchants loaded where French merchants ofWest Africa, Coast Gold...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 118–126.
Published: 01 May 1997
... to collect. “I can’t describe how beautiful the art gracious manner:’ she wrote, “his sparkling personality, work of the people in French West Africa is:’ she ex- his dignity of bearing made me realize that whatever ulted. “It is too beautiful for words? She had already the past had been...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 309–321.
Published: 01 December 2023
... humanitarianism, a mode of promoting Muslim welfare that had roots in the era of British colonialism in Nigeria and in French West Africa but has clearly lasted into the present as a form of transnational politics, in which Nigeria speaks for Africans in global networks. This article draws on but departs from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 9–15.
Published: 01 August 1999
... during the lgth century, bringing with on the regional cotton economy in French West Africa them a range of cargoes little changed from the lgth is illuminating6 There he has noted that the French century. What had changed were the cargoes these originally justified their colonial...