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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 134–147.
Published: 01 August 1993
... of these people could not af- who lived miserably, often without legal title, on ford an automobile, their living and working patches of land granted under the former regime. conditions were revolutionized, while the govern- Astan-e Rods constantly proclaimed that small peas- ment gained better...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 296–311.
Published: 01 August 2019
... and transmission with expressions of their willingness to listen and enter into a conversation with him. Their willingness to do so was an embodiment of the Cultural Revolution's confidence in the possibility of the boomi-sazi (nativization) and islami-sazi (Islamicization) of Western forms of knowledge...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 107–121.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of reasoning in legal opinions authored by Islamic scholars, notably Yusuf al-Qaradawi, at the time of the Egyptian Revolution (2011). This text analyzes also the relationship between interiority and exteriority in ethical practices enabled by these legal options and exemplified by the assessment...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (1): 47–62.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Behrooz Moazami Duke University Press 2009 The Islamization of the Social Movements and the Revolution, 1963 –  1979 Behrooz Moazami My religion is my politics, and my politics is my religion. —Ruholla Khomeini his essay ponders the Islamization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 524–539.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Nermeen Mouftah Mouftah’s article explores Egyptian anxieties about ignorance and how the January 2011 uprising brought new urgency to calls for managing it. In post-Mubarak Egypt, literacy activism became a major platform from which to “continue the revolution.” Drawing on ethnographic research...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 46–52.
Published: 01 May 2011
... revolutionism? How do they essentially differ in action and discourse from what they had been previously? What were the innermost historical forces that made possible this seemingly impossible phenomenon? Duke University Press 2011 Creeping Secularism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 222–235.
Published: 01 August 2021
... a particular relationship between Islam and sovereign modern rule. As such, this work reads the history of the district against the grain of the grand narrative of the Islamic Revolution's (1979) moment of rupture to trace the genealogical roots of moral governance in the Islamic Republic today, within...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 269–280.
Published: 01 August 2009
... othering characters and places, these narratives suggest that understanding between Iranian and French peoples has become impossible after the Islamic revolution. The autobiographical literary form helps to construct such a discourse because it makes it almost impossible to question the lived experiences...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 85–93.
Published: 01 May 2011
... that a stark political dualism between the people and the shah's regime and its capitalist supporters caused the militant Left to advance a certain political binarism that later paved the way for the 1979 Islamic revolution, a phenomenon that indicates how the Left lost sight of the perils of political Islam...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 38–49.
Published: 01 May 2008
...' historical settings, the deposition of the shah and the Islamic revolution in Iran in the first and the Iran-Iraq war and the exile of the protagonist in Europe in the second, the losses are portrayed through intergenerational stories, cultural exile, and the difficulties of return, as well as the direct...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 374–390.
Published: 01 August 2012
...- in for the present- day Iranian adult, help of a middle- aged man who has been quietly this young girl also symbolizes the potential of watching her. Although she innocently accom- a new female generation to revolutionize cin- panies the stranger to his home — where view...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 627–635.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 theories of empire decolonization Islamic Revolution Pahlavi history Iranian internationalism New International Economic Order In that Empire, the Art of Cartography attained such Perfection that the map of a single Province occupied...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 177–196.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Howard Jennings Michael W. . Cambridge : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press , 2003 . Chelkowski Peter Dabashi Hamid . Staging a Revolution: The Art of Persuasion in the Islamic Republic of Iran . London : Booth-Clibborn Editions , 1999 . Cook David . Martyrdom...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 69–75.
Published: 01 May 2011
...), and the Islamization of the 1979 revolution and the formation of Iran's first theocratic state, the height of the power of religion and the ulema, could be also the starting point of the constitutional separation of the state and the religious institution. Duke University Press 2011 Rethinking the Role...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 May 2014
... by examining the emergence of Piety, Mahmood argues that, in the context of of new Islamicized imaginings of political and contemporary Egyptian Muslim devotional move- social engagement: twentieth-­century hajj narra- ments, embodied ritual practice is itself capable...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (1): 33–46.
Published: 01 May 2009
... only to provide a relatively neat end point to a back as at least 1905 (and perhaps the Persian (putative) era of armed revolution (1789 – 1979). Empires or the rise of Islam) and continuing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (1): 105–125.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Eva Patricia Rakel Duke University Press 2009 The Political Elite in the Islamic Republic of Iran: From Khomeini to Ahmadinejad Eva Patricia Rakel hirty years after the Islamic revolution, the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI) remains the subject...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 339–360.
Published: 01 August 2012
... (1979–2008). More than just primers, Farsi textbooks serve as the foundation of the state’s project to produce the New Islamic Citizen by providing young students with their first exposure to the ideology of the Revolution and the offcial values of the Islamic Republic. This article demonstrates...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 53–68.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Misagh Parsa Scholars of the Iranian revolution have often explained the 1979 overthrow of the Pahlavi regime in terms of the rise of an Islamic movement that inspired Iranians to challenge the shah, confront the powerful army, and engage in martyrdom to bring down the monarchy. Leaders...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 513–532.
Published: 01 December 2008
... to these imperatives. these accounts is largely limited to discussions Of course, during the Islamic Revolution, of the Islamic Republic’s cultural policies and the popular commercial cinema and its institu- shifting attitudes toward film in the postwar tions...