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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 211–229.
Published: 01 August 2018
...E. Ann McDougall The historiography of the Sahara and trans-Saharan trade provides an explanatory key as to how premodern Saharan slavery has been understood since the nineteenth century. Part 1 of McDougall’s article deconstructs that historiography in terms of the intersecting influences of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 671–678.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to both men and women, is a purveyor of a passive, Thomistic education, and the Hegelian dismissal of Africa South of the Sahara as a place of no philosophy and, according to Hugh Trevor-Roper, of no history. The discussion also draws attention to the philosophical distinctiveness of the classical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 143–158.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Algeria and Italian Libya witnessed spectacular motor-sports events: desert rallies as well as car races on closed circuits. Why were there organized motor-sports competitions in colonies that had only quite recently been “pacified” (as colonialist discourse would have it)? The Algerian Sahara, officially...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 185–210.
Published: 01 August 2018
... . Britain, the Sahara, and the Western Sudan, 1788–1861 . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1964 . Bovill E. W. Caravans of the Old Sahara: An Introduction to the History of the Western Sudan . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 1933 . Curtin Philip . The Atlantic Slave Trade...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 582–589.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Muslims. As imperial rulers and state builders in the Indian Ocean, traders in East Africa and across the Sahara, and political actors and intellectual entrepreneurs in North Africa, Ibadis are linked by their sectarian identity and by their own networks exchanging Ibadi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 385–386.
Published: 01 December 2015
... historiographies of global Islam, Sahara-­Sahel connections, and the Atlantic world, contributors engage with the issues of slavery, race, religion, gender, and emancipation raised — and for one re- viewer, obscured — by Ware’s book. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 226–234.
Published: 01 August 2017
... only with the dawn of the latter eras. The regions currently known as North and West Africa, bridging the Sahara, underwent long his- torical processes of exchange, antagonism, and cross-­pollinated traditions of society, culture, politics, and markets...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 335–344.
Published: 01 August 2003
... became Nimba, the Royal Palace of Abomey, the hydro- an executive board member of Rassemblement biological laboratory of Diafarabé with its laboratory Démocratique Africain (R.D.A.) from 1946-1951. Like- ship, the protected regions of the Sahara, and the His- wise he was the secretary general of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2007) 27 (2): 495–496.
Published: 01 August 2007
... a historian of the central Sahara and and traditions, and African literature in French. Sahel. He received his PhD in social sciences from the University of Amsterdam. He is currently a Douglas M. Peers is a professor of history and research...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 280–295.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... , eds. Arming Slaves: From Classical Times to the Modern Age . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2006 . Camps Gabriel . “ Recherches sur les origines des cultivateurs noirs du Sahara .” Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditéranée (ROMM) 7 ( 1970 ): 35 – 45...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 296–309.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Journal of African Historical Studies 16 , no. 1 ( 1983 ): 39 – 48 . Minawi Mostafa . The Ottoman Scramble for Africa: Empire and Diplomacy in the Sahara and the Hijaz . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2016 . Miura Toru Philips John Edward , eds...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2007) 27 (2): 367–383.
Published: 01 August 2007
... ensur- only those departing from the Western Sahara ing that—at least in those parts of Africa con- and Sahel generally journeyed by sea, stopping sidered to be already Islamic and in the greater in the Maghreb.31 Irrespective of the mode of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2004) 24 (2): 163–180.
Published: 01 August 2004
... neighbors, as well as tion literature; renewed interest in a spectrum of related refugees completely unknown to him, in the final topics from rock art and cave painting to war in the months of fascist rule in World War II Budapest.13 Con- eastern Sahara and Egyptian geology; as well as a wide sidering...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 141–148.
Published: 01 August 2003
... ton Irving’s The Alhambra: Tales of a Traveler, for exam- Western Sahara and the Gulf of Guinea in order to ple, transformed ultra-Catholic Spain into a mythical keep alive the Spanish presence in those parts of the Muslim space, exotic and foreign. world. The Spanish colonialist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2006) 26 (2): 203–212.
Published: 01 August 2006
... cultures, and identities. It was founded in 1951 access to French citizenship and recognition of in Algiers, as a part of the association Amis du their acquired French cultural identity. Prod- Sahara (Friends of the Sahara), whose princi- ucts of French schools, these...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of Islamic education highlights Ware’s claims to writing a history through an African and Islamic approach to knowledge (7). The book places the study of Quran schooling and West African Islamic scholarship at the nexus of the overlapping historiographies of global Islam, Sahara-­Sahel...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2007) 27 (3): 525–535.
Published: 01 December 2007
... terror” was focusing attention on the Arab world, when the young Mohammed VI had to address the Palestinian question, upcom- ing elections, and the nagging issue of the Western Sahara, it might have appeared odd that many people pointed to his wedding to Selma Bennani as his most...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2004) 24 (1): 277–278.
Published: 01 May 2004
... return to the “in- In chapter four, Knut Vikor examines Sufism and so- digenous” practice of African socialism (Ujamaa). Thus, cial welfare in the Bedouin society of the Sahara. He by focusing on the African continent troubled by a mul- disputes the unhidden skepticism about the practicabil- titude...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Ottoman policies in the region and of the British plan in mandate Transjordan. Rogan and Tell, Village, Steppe and State . Similar policies of sedentarization in arid zones were also conceived in other French colonial territories, especially in North Africa. Frémeaux, La France et le Sahara...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1999) 19 (1): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 1999