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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
...Asif Siddiqi Through newly accessible archival materials, this essay recovers a particular moment in the birth of the Indian space program when its principal architects sought to leverage US commitment to Indian development to create the technical know-how for an Indian television broadcasting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1988) 8 (1_and_2): 98–105.
Published: 01 August 1988
... - against local sequent management of modern science and technology' - communities who define space as home, mother earth, have moved to modernize and transform the Indian economy livelihood and culture, and thus, when threatened, in need and society. They have also facilitated the state's...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2006) 26 (3): 524–527.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Shayoni Mitra Theatres of Independence: Drama, Theory, and Urban Performance in Indian since 1947 Aparna Bhargava Dharwadker Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2005 xix + 478 pp., $49.95 (cloth) Poetics, Plays, and Performances: The Politics of Modern Indian Theatre Vasudha Dalmia New...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 574–581.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Indian Ocean public sphere. While this recent work has done much to open up a discursive space for forms of non-Western universalism, it has, whether intentionally or not, reiterated the claims of a transcendent liberal secular humanism in a new guise. But what would this Indian Ocean cosmopolitanism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 336–354.
Published: 01 August 2017
... vocality, he explores how certain Indian taarab singers—the genre's “clowns”—engage in a reflexive critical analysis of Swahili ethnicity by playfully making audible the Indianness that resonates within the space of Swahili ethnicity ( uswahili ). Ultimately, the essay seeks to generate new perspectives on...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2013) 33 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 May 2013
...: introduction, was to take ancient Indian and classical Writing Histories of Modern Indian Languages Sanskrit literature as “tradition,” to produce books and Hans Harder, ed. journals in modern languages in a systematic program New Delhi: Social Science Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2019) 39 (2): 241–248.
Published: 01 August 2019
... that expertise of indigo dyeing is remembered and redeemed. 34 Handloom weaving in India is a vibrant and dynamic technology that is more than two thousand years old—the second-largest rural livelihood—unified under the brand of “handloom,” with a 10 percent share of the domestic Indian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 565–573.
Published: 01 December 2014
... gain from this project. Early Modern Dimensions The Indian Ocean served as a flat field for travel linking the various component (landed) parts of this maritime arena for a very long time.3 We know that a string of mostly isolated sojourners made voy- ages across this space for centuries...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 201–212.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Yasmin Saikia The connections among anticolonial nationalism, internationalism, and cosmopolitanism in the early twentieth century expand our understanding of the Indian freedom movement in new directions, beyond the activities and leadership of the Indian National Congress and the Muslim League...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 230–245.
Published: 01 August 2009
... khadi could not. Duke University Press 2009 Spinning without Touching the Wheel: Anticolonialism, Indian Nationalism, and the Deployment of Symbol Rebecca M. Brown...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2006) 26 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Leela Prasad Raja Nal and the Goddess: The North Indian Epic Dhola in Performance Susan Snow Wadley Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2004 216 pp., $22.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2006...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 339–341.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Ananya Jahanara Kabir Lines of the Nation: Indian Railway Workers, Bureaucracy, and the Intimate Historical Self Laura Bear New York: Columbia University Press, 2007 xii + 346 pp., $49.00 (cloth) Duke University Press 2009 Being Modern in the Middle...
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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
...Partha Chatterjee This paper looks at nationalism, internationalism, and cosmopolitanism as an interconnected triad of political ideas and movements in twentieth-century India. Militant Indian nationalists and communists created a distinction between the internationalism of empire and that of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1987) 7 (1_and_2): 97–111.
Published: 01 August 1987
...', authorities to segregate Africans and Indians, and restrict clearly demonstrates its merchant bias (Swan, 1985:49-57). their freedom of movement and access topublic facilities. In While the leadership, program and membership of the a further...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 689–690.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., h ninPicsadTerStates Their and Princes Indian The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 691–694.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., h ninPicsadTerStates Their and Princes Indian The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 697–699.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., h ninPicsadTerStates Their and Princes Indian The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1993) 13 (1_and_2): 152–172.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Vinay Bahl © 1993: South Asia Bulletin 1993 South Asiu Bulletin, Vol. XI11 Nos. 1 & 2 (1993). Class Consciousness and Primordial Values in the Shaping of the Indian Working Class Vinay Bahl There has been a major shift in Indian historiog- process of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 556–564.
Published: 01 December 2014
... past decade or so, particularly the shift toward maritime conceptions of space (Mediterranean, Indian Ocean), which though by no means new have breathed new life into the study of the premodern and colonial/modern history of the Middle East. The rise of global and connected history has similar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2000) 20 (1-2): 105–114.
Published: 01 August 2000
... spaces inhabited by from one context of unequal power to another? One Indian Americans in North Carolina. How has the goal reason for questioning the use of diaspora is the of technological modernity shaped the political econ- term’s assumption of an...