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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 246–262.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Radhika Govindrajan The translocation of captured monkeys from lowlands to rural hill areas in the Central Himalayan state of Uttarakhand has become an incendiary social and political issue over the last five years. This essay asks what the recent outpouring of intense emotions and arguments around...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Dwyer), vultures (Anand Vivek Taneja), chickens (Bhrigupati Singh T and Naisargi Dave), monkeys (Radhika Govindrajan), and an inclusive company of animals who are themselves comparatists of religion (Richard McGregor). Some at first seem to be “real” but all of them become mythologized...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 256–262.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Is a Country (blog) , September 19 , 2015 . africasacountry.com/2015/09/achille-mbembe-on-the-state-of-south-african-politics/ . ———. “The Year of the Monkey.” City Press , January 10 , 2016 . city-press.news24.com/Voices/the-year-of-the-monkey-20160110 . Mignolo Walter . The Darker...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 200–203.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... In the late 1990s, Translocated monkeys in the Uttaranchal hills are the military purchased all of the land in eastern attributed with the malevolent political agency of Lahore to distribute among its officers, who sold the central government in ways that are reminis- it for profit in the private sector...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 156–172.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., for “[a] monkey is not race and the question of the animal-­human bound- a man made down into an inferior animal; it is ary shared the same material spaces. a creature of a distinct species.”12 He urged that Take for instance the phrenological exhibition...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 199.
Published: 01 August 2015
... animal morality, to the ethics and politics of killing animals for meat, to con- temporary concerns about monkeys and their movements in the Central Himalayas. As with our earlier focus on the nonhuman, this issue expands the question of the anthropocene beyond the more familiar associations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 232–245.
Published: 01 August 2015
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 2–9.
Published: 01 May 1981
... unhealthy line stretches the width of the as the large quantities of dust room. On one wall hangs a pic• precipitate bysinossis, a lung ture of Hanuman, the monkey disease afflicting over 20% of god, who symbolizes strength, cotton...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 204–221.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Press , 1966 . Lingis Alphonso . “Bestiality.” symploke 6 , no. 1 ( 1998 ): 56 – 71 . Lutgendorf Philip . “Evolving a Monkey: Hanuman, Poster Art, and Postcolonial Anxiety.” Contributions to Indian Sociology 36 ( 2002 ): 71 – 112 . Mikhail Alan . The Animal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 286–289.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in Popular Mu- Nicolas Margin-Granel, in Monkey Business in the Congo, sic” examines how African and Afro-American musical analyzes the persistence of what he calls the “monkey influences were (and still are) deemed exotic, primitive, syndrome” in contemporary popular literature, such as spontaneous...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 263–276.
Published: 01 August 2015
.../features/feat-clay . Lutgendorf Philip . Hanuman's Tale: The Messages of a Divine Monkey . New York : Oxford University Press , 2007 . ———. “Jai Santoshi Maa Revisited.” Representing Religion in World Cinema: Filmmaking, Mythmaking, Culture Making , edited by Brent Plate S. , 19...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 45–59.
Published: 01 August 2004
... literary theory in The moon face of her lover beams in delight. Brajbhasa was complicated. The very fact that one can Her eyes dart quickly like monkeys, apparently develop such a theory only upon consulting The corners red like Sindur powder. Sanskrit precepts reveals a core...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 5–22.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and modernization. What is so ironic about the emerging relations I believe it was around 1951 when the first is that White people used to be often referred to as group of British Christian missionaries arrived in monkeys (meaning they looked somewhat ugly, Pokhara. (They had started...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 222–231.
Published: 01 August 2015
...; terrifying dragons or sea monsters required cautionary description, while more common creatures might be noteworthy for their unusual behavior. For example, Evlia tells us of croco- diles taking pleasure strolls with their mates near Cairo and large monkeys in the Sudan who were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 57–75.
Published: 01 May 1992
... be that when the villain attempts to fire he finds the gun like a firebrand,” “She is a flower outside but a she-devil empty. The police come for the final round-up and inside. The sages say that man descends from the Mungo hits two men with the butt of the gun and ag- monkey but when I see you I feel...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 23–31.
Published: 01 August 2004
..., and then at the request of the court the Sanskrit lion advances roaring to seize the unattain- jester (vidusaka), and the response is punning verse on able bright and bashful word, while the others sit con- the defeat of Mir Jumla, the capture of the fort of Guti, cealed in the many-branched languages like monkeys...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 57–64.
Published: 01 August 1989
.... The subcontinent and which had begun to feel the impact of highlight occurs in the last scene, where Sita, now a cap- Islam, if not also the distant echoes of a nascent tive in the fortress of Ravana, calls out for help, Hanu- Christianity. man, the monkey-god and companion...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 May 2019
... their independence from the paramilitary, and described members of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) as “monkeys” and “very stupid people controlled by a few very clever people” 75 while applauding their feats against British patrols. In retaliation, IRA members would mete out terrible bodily punishments...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 323–338.
Published: 01 August 2012
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 259–272.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., and the imposition of discipline, end of their guns. Masallah! And what sort of but mobilization remained an acute problem. monkey’s dress is that? What sort of ugly-faced, Enthusiasm for the service lagged after the ini- shrivelled, puling dogs are these? Why...