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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 58–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Walid El Khachab Sufis' theory of ghorba (estrangement or exile) underlies here a reflection on exile in contemporary Arab cultures. Hence Ibn al-Arabi's speculations on ghorba in Al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya shed a new light on Arjun Appadurai's notion of “ethnoscape.” The Sufi concept of ghorba paves...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 182–195.
Published: 01 May 2022
...—in an attempt to vacate the affective necrogeography of ghosts by naming the unnamed dead? semerdve@whitman.edu Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Armenian genocide Syria Ottoman Empire death studies affect theory Phantom limb: n. the sensation of the presence of a limb...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 539–556.
Published: 01 December 2015
....” In The Affect Theory Reader , edited by Gregg Melissa Seigworth Gregory , 309 – 38 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . Hartman Saidiya . Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making in Nineteenth-Century America . New York : Oxford University Press , 1997...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Melissa , and Seigworth Gregory J. , eds. “ An Inventory of Shimmer .” In The Affect Theory Reader , 1 – 28 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . Gupta Akhil . Red Tape: Bureaucracy, Structural Violence, and Poverty in India . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 526–540.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Rachel Lee Abstract Drawing on experiences of researching India's architectural history, this article explores the affect generated by architectural archives as a source of knowledge. It traces the affective life of the archives and practices of a singular historical figure: Otto Koenigsberger...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 295–308.
Published: 01 August 2020
... pedagogy youth translation Indo-German entanglements The development of modern thought on social reform and political theory among South Asian Muslims has been studied either through the paradigm of “revivalism” (in the sphere of religion) or that of “separatism” (of a cultural and political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 368–373.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Viren Murthy Murthy's essay examines Dipesh Chakrabarty's The Calling of History in relation to the author's earlier attempt to specify historical processes that could not be completely subsumed under capitalism and then discusses Chakrabarty's engagement with Jadunath Sarkar's theory of modernity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 45–46.
Published: 01 May 1986
... . Saheli Women's Resource Center (New Delhi) and Women's Center (Bombay) ( 1985 ). Bhopal Update: Women Campaign for the Right to Know, Committee on South Asian Women Bulletin , Vol. 3 , No. 3 . South Ada Bullotln, Vol. VI No. 1, Spllng 1886. affected. The MFC study induded hemoglobin...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Cultural of Theory Affective an ward...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 99–109.
Published: 01 August 2001
... is premised by and large upon the rules set Edward Said’s work on Orientalism, the notion that words forth by capitalist economic theory. By doing so, we hope to and thought—language—can have political and physical re- show that the system is intrinsically biased in favor of capital- percussions has become...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 2014
... . Boston : Beacon , 2008 . Gandhi Leela . Affective Communities: Anticolonial Thought, Fin-De-Siècle Radicalism, and the Politics of Friendship . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2006 . ———. “ The Pauper’s Gift: Postcolonial Theory and the New Democratic Dispensation .” Public...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 December 2019
... challenge the tendency of area studies once again only providing context but never theory? 6 Our authors engage these debates and offer two interconnected strands of inquiry: they focus on the everyday as a key spatio-temporal site, one that reveals the intersection of sedimented regional histories...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 August 2019
... on postmodernism, feminism, and theories of race and culture, has been marginalized in curricula and has secured less influence among legal practitioners beyond the academy. 4 Legal historians, particularly those working on South Asia, the Middle East, and the Indian Ocean, however, are more likely to find...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 161–163.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Ashwini Tambe Duke University Press 2010 Introduction: Feminist State Theory heory...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 490–493.
Published: 01 December 2019
... shows that this circuit of expressed certainty (a conspiracy theory proffers an answer) and repeating uncertainty (another rumor undercuts the theory) does not have a single affective register. Just as Kargilis live with what Gupta calls an “ambivalent affective regime,” so too does the work of rumor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 59–75.
Published: 01 August 2002
... at 9 associated with theories of neo-imperialism or, more recently, protecting rights and promoting growth. Unlike Spanish and postcolonialism, has maintained that economic structures of Portuguese settlers, the British settled with their families domination created under...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 141–145.
Published: 01 May 2022
... offers us a new way of negotiating “the relationship between what we only see and what we actually know” 7 about our sociality. Gordon's theory of haunting also suggests a methodological toolkit to explore radical forms of social imagination and push us to “think beyond the limits of what is already...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 124–141.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of Varadharajan the language of affect in the exemplary narra- dence of differences and their exaggeration of tives under scrutiny; and the essays struggle to family resemblances, might come to approxi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 380–391.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Sudipta Kaviraj Social science theory, the concepts and argumentative architecture through which scholars make sense of the vast processes of modernity—industrialization, étatisation, secularity, individuation—generated the first wave of theoretical concepts in the crucible of European history...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 May 2009
... an ideological per- of spective. She maintained that although the shah’s policies adversely affected major classes and Studies   collectivities, the force that toppled the shah was rooted...