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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., science, and justice. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 air pollution urban geography science and technology studies Delhi Consider the following: On the morning of May 6, 2017, students of a girls' high school close to Delhi's southeastern border breathed in vapors of 2...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 57–65.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., and “invasion by incompatible uses,” including air pollution, heavy traffic, “degenerate” uses of dwellings, and “social or racial groups antipathetic to earlier inhabitants.” 21 These invasions were among the causes of the “insidious malady” of blight that attacked urban residential districts and, if left...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 194–204.
Published: 01 August 2021
... through air and touch bodies and hearts whether or not one was conscious of it or not. Although the RPF's new “noise pollution” regulations are aimed at producing an orderly, silent public, one wherein its own messages are amplified, Pentecostal sounds attempt to disrupt this sonic hierarchy. Instead...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 December 2014
... available sup- collective life, and then traded the expectation of plies of clean drinking water, carbon-­based en- this future income by selling speculative shares in ergy, fresh (and polluted) air, reserves of irrigation the present...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 47–50.
Published: 01 May 1986
... Bank sponsored "social On March 12,1986, a conference of adivasi agricultural laborers and forestry" monocultural planting of teak, we can see in many perts of poor peasants on the issues of deforestation, drought and adivasi cul- India spreading stirs on issues of forests, water, pollution...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 237–253.
Published: 01 May 2022
... sanctions. The overwhelming number of deaths resulting from the lack of access to medicine and medical equipment (especially disposable ventilator parts and disinfecting machines during the pandemic), the exorbitant cost of living and the dire economic conditions, rampant air pollution caused...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., extreme weather, pollution), which poses challenging ideas about agency, causation, and intermediation, to a study of how the refugee camp articulates the logic of enclaving and exception, rather than safety and inhabitation. From there, the focus shifts to the impact of financial instruments and legal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 470–490.
Published: 01 December 2017
... in latrines, landfills, and rubbish and night soil depots diffuses into the air: in the homes and bast s of which we have been speaking. In the United States the term environmental racism has come to denote the disproportionate effects of environmental pollution on racial mi- norities ;72 the siting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 134–151.
Published: 01 May 2016
...) spit and urine, while As social critique, then, filthy mud regis- Hamid’s protagonist makes a playground of a gut- ters feelings of betrayal, in which something that ter running with sewage. is generally considered vital and life-­sustaining Open-­air...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 532–548.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Anthropology 26 , no. 4 ( 2011 ): 542 – 64 . Anderson Warwick . “ Excremental Colonialism: Public Health and the Poetics of Pollution .” Critical Inquiry 21 , no. 3 ( 1995 ): 640 – 69 . Appel Hannah . “ Walls and White Elephants: Oil, Infrastructure, and the Materiality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 116–130.
Published: 01 May 2019
... scarcity, traffic accidents, and air pollution. It also helped shape the meanings of freedom , public , and private in Egypt, and thus the political sphere, which the period's jokes and songs likened to a crowded street. From the moment of the car's arrival in Egypt, in the early 1900s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 476–496.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Television from the Palestinian Street: The Media, the State, and Representational Interventions .” Cultural Anthropology 23 , no. 3 ( 2008 ): 488 – 530 . Bryant Christa Case . “ A West Bank Crusade against Pollution .” Christian Science Monitor , 30 October 2013 . www.csmonitor.com...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 280–298.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Kafadar, “How Dark Is the History of the Night,” He stated that air pollution and precipita- luğu’ndan Türkiye Cumhuriyeti’ne Ramazana 244. tion made London dark, and in order to solve Dair Siyasi Alışkanlıklar,” and Türeli, “Nighttime...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 69–77.
Published: 01 August 1987
... days of the 18th century, Untouchables wore pots around their necks to keep their spit from polluting the ground and brooms to obliterate their footprints. The Untouchable Mahar caste used a greeting, Johar Mayhap (Hail Mother-and-Father) which differed from those used by high caste Hindus...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 185–193.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Jeremy Dell Abstract Sound control policies already had a long history in the French-controlled settlements of the Senegalese coast by the time the prefect of Dakar issued a decree in 1953 prohibiting the use of loudspeakers on public roads and in the open-air courtyards of private residences...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 272–296.
Published: 01 August 2010
... that identity is also singular, something   ­seven days, up from fifteen last year, of its air that we experience as a complete whole. A per- pollution exceeding acceptable levels. Radio son’s identity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 297–311.
Published: 01 August 2010
... try to avoid dharm. Dayanand asserted, “The amount of suf- tampering with nature . . . It was to be expected, fering, a man inflicts on his fellow-­beings by that they would take warning from the state polluting the air and water with the waste prod...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 204–221.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., 1840–1915 . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2013 . Haberman David . River of Love in an Age of Pollution . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2006 . Haleem Suhail . “Indian Bid to Save House Sparrow.” BBC News India , October 12 , 2012 . www.bbc.com...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 88–98.
Published: 01 August 2001
... and lifestyle boundaries for their water had their supplies cut off, they resorted to erected by a global elite. Nonetheless, this global foreigner polluted river water, resulting in a deadly outbreak of chol- resembles a long line of ancestors through her position as a era.81 It is of no small significance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 148–152.
Published: 01 August 2021
..., including a restriction on the use of loudspeakers. One interesting point to note here, though, is that the restriction wasn't a blanket one: cinema loudspeakers were allowed to fill the air. This underscores the fact that not all “sound” is “noise”; the distinction is a matter of power and priorities...