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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 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 (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 277–280.
Published: 01 August 2015
... (Rachel 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 (1 August 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 with...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 256–262.
Published: 01 August 2016
....” Africa 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 200–203.
Published: 01 August 2015
... • Animals, Ethics, and Enchantment 201 The land is indeed gone. 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1981) 1 (1): 2–9.
Published: 01 May 1981
... clothes• to be one Qf the most 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 156–172.
Published: 01 May 2015
... indicate reference animal remains, too. Here the question of features of human skulls, 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 232–245.
Published: 01 August 2015
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2004) 24 (1): 286–289.
Published: 01 May 2004
... Johannes Brusila, in “Jungle Drums Striking the Africans. World Beat: Africa as an Image Factor 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 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 (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 263–276.
Published: 01 August 2015
... , www.timeoutmumbai.net/around-town/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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1993) 13 (1_and_2): 5–22.
Published: 01 August 1993
... monkeys (meaning they looked somewhat ugly, Pokhara. (They had started their missionary activ- with respect to physical beauty). Additionally, the ity in Nepal much earlier). Although they probably Hindu caste codes regarded them as mlaksha, the were not the first White people to come to Pokhara...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2004) 24 (2): 45–59.
Published: 01 August 2004
... 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 dependency on the clas- Her lower lip is sweet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1989) 9 (2): 57–64.
Published: 01 August 1989
.... man, the monkey-god and companion of Rama, arrives Like Shakespeare’s Shylock the Jew, Ravana had as an emissary and pleads with Ravana’s minister: been wronged, he had been misjudged, the Jaina poet When Ravana who sings the praises of chastity, thought. But a sympathetic treatment of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 222–231.
Published: 01 August 2015
... at many levels; 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 293–306.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Monkey on Your Back Those who have not read Beukes’s Zoo City may need a summary. In the recent past, segments of the global population got “animalled.” In this ontological shift, an animal — a mongoose, a sloth, a mara- bou stork, a tapir — gets attached to an individual, as a mark of criminality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2004) 24 (2): 23–31.
Published: 01 August 2004
... 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 and eating shit. (Later more heroic Marathi verse is in- (sakhamrga).42 This angers the bhasa poets...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 May 2019
... 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 on joyriders: shootings to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2012) 32 (2): 323–338.
Published: 01 August 2012
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1992) 12 (1): 57–75.
Published: 01 May 1992
... must never ever 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...