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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 331–344.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., Worlds, and World Views . Delhi : Sage , forthcoming . Where “ National Revolutionary Ends   and Communist Begins” The League against Imperialism and the Meerut Conspiracy Case Michele L. Louro awaharlal Nehru figured prominently into the preliminary proceedings of the Meerut...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 332–339.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of externally monitored “mandates” in the Mashriq and elsewhere, with both systems falling under the jurisdiction of the newly constructed League of Nations based in Geneva. This article explores how the architects of the peace agreements developed the concepts of minority rights and mandatory responsibilities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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 (2013) 33 (1): 89–101.
Published: 01 May 2013
... traffickers, and they brought tion had been banned by the Egyptian authorities.4 Egypt’s concerns to the League of Nations. Accord- Heroin and cocaine first appeared in Egypt during ing to Tom Carnwath and Ian Smith, Egypt’s ex- the war. Not yet criminalized, the drugs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 320–334.
Published: 01 August 2016
... in History . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2010 . Pedersen Susan . The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire . New York : Oxford University Press , 2015 . Pipes Richard , ed. The Unknown Lenin: From the Secret Archive . New Haven, CT : Yale...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 413–421.
Published: 01 December 2021
...: The Legacies of the League of Nations .” Texas International Law Journal 41 ( 2006 ): 447 – 63 . Auffray Alain , and Perromat Prune . “ A Montfermeil, le maire joue la carte anti-jeunes .” Libération , April 26 , 2006 . Baughan Emily . “ ‘Every Citizen of Empire Implored...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 319–324.
Published: 01 December 2021
... the internationalization of “minority” as a legal category. However, as is well known, the system provided by the League of Nations for the international protection of minority rights in the interbellum was not universally applied. In particular instances the peace treaties jeopardized the control of imperial powers over...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 340–346.
Published: 01 December 2021
... machinery of the League of Nations. At one of the very first drafting sessions, in January 1947, several members of the Human Rights Commission raised the question of minorities and called on the UN to recognize the historic discrimination of minorities in some formal way. The Indian delegate, Hansa Mehta...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 606–613.
Published: 01 December 2020
... to the invasion of sovereign Ethiopia by fascist Italy in October, 1935, in pursuit of Mussolini's desire to forge a grand colony, Italian East Africa. In June 1936, with the fascist army occupying Addis Ababa, Emperor Haile Selassie I travels to the League of Nations in Geneva to appeal to “international...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 401–406.
Published: 01 August 2017
..., gimes.6 The new politics of international anticom- which explained why France retained colonies in munism, as it responded to the Bandung Confer- the age of the League of Nations, imagined colo- ence and the Suez Crisis, are absolutely critical for nialism as a system of mutual benefit...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 518–531.
Published: 01 December 2014
... and dilapidated train,” as the Lebanese 31. al-Ma‘rad­ ., 9 September 1923. resort at an altitude of 800 metres.” League percent of GDP. For details see the Investment of Nations Permanent Mandates Commission, Development...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 621–625.
Published: 01 December 2020
... at the head of the new UN Trusteeship Division, the successor to the League of Nations mandate system, had supported and shepherded the “transition to independence.” 2 In the 2000s, political scientists even proposed starting up the UN trusteeship machine again to fix the problem of “rogue” and “failing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 491–507.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2013 . Panter-Brick Simone . Gandhi and the Middle East: Jews, Arabs, and Imperial Interests . London : I. B. Tauris , 2015 . Pedersen Susan . The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire . Oxford : Oxford University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 345–359.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of the colonized and semi- connect to recent histories of what has come to be colonized world in the existing international sys- termed “interwar internationalism.” 1 This “inter- tem of the League of Nations and associated insti- war moment” is currently the favored unit...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 249–263.
Published: 01 August 2019
... that was delineated in the peace treaties following the Great War and in the establishment of the League of Nations. This was the same historical moment in which the sovereignty of the new Turkish Republic was recognized by the Allied powers. The book can be read as a commentary on the very political transformations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 66–82.
Published: 01 May 2016
... , no. 1 ( 2016 ): 44 – 65 . ———. “An International Anomaly? Sovereignty, the League of Nations, and India's Princely Geographies.” Journal of Historical Geography 43 ( 2014 ): 96 – 110 . Low Donald Anthony . Britain and Indian Nationalism: The Imprint of Ambiguity, 1929–1942...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 44–65.
Published: 01 May 2016
...? Sovereignty, the League of Nations, and India's Princely Geographies.” Journal of Historical Geography 43 ( 2014 ): 96 – 110 . ———. “Of Scales, Networks, and Assemblages: The League of Nations Apparatus and the Scalar Sovereignty of the Government of India.” Transactions of the Institute...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 324–345.
Published: 01 August 2015
... . Greek Refugee Settlement Commission . Geneva : League of Nations Publications , 1926 . Hirschon Renée , ed. Crossing the Aegean: An Appraisal of the 1923 Compulsory Population Exchange between Greece and Turkey . New York : Berghahn Books , 2003 . Iğsız Aslı . “Documenting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 624–630.
Published: 01 December 2017
... undertaking in the hands of the League of Nations did indeed provide a framework for liberal nationalism s em- phasis on the extension of categories of rights to nations and, in the modern sense, ethnicities. 6 Yet this extension should be examined not only for Watenpaugh s nuanced discussion of broadening...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 May 2022
... the League of Nations as guardians of imperial authority officially labeled the Permanent Mandates Commission (PMC). 8 But things had changed, thanks in large part to American statesman Ralph Bunche's attempts to implement the oversight in the Trusteeship system that the PMC had lacked. 9 Inhabitants...