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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 103–112.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lara Deeb; Jessica Winegar In their recent book, Anthropology's Politics: Disciplining the Middle East (Stanford University Press, 2016), Lara Deeb and Jessica Winegar provide the first academic study of how political and economic pressures shape the way scholars based in the United States research...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 353–357.
Published: 01 August 2019
... calls for further engagement with the Islamic legal tradition in the analysis of sharia court records in order to better understand the relation between state, law, and community. Finally, it elaborates on Doumani's important contributions to the anthropology of kinship. Family Life in the Ottoman...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 550–552.
Published: 01 August 2011
... anthropology in PhD his received He Claire. Wisconsin–Eau of University the at thropology...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Anthropology of Security .” Current Anthropology 51 , no. 4 ( 2010 ): 487 – 517 . Grewal Inderpal . Saving the Security State: Exceptional Citizens in Twenty-First-Century America . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2017 . Junaid Mohamad . “ Epitaphs as Counterhistories...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 540–556.
Published: 01 December 2018
....” Cambridge Journal of Anthropology 33 , no. 1 ( 2015 ): 18 – 34 . Benei Veronique . “ Teaching Nationalism in Maharashtra Schools ”. In The Everyday State and Society in Modern India , edited by Fuller Christopher J. Benei Veronique , 194 – 216 . New Delhi : Social Science Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 656–672.
Published: 01 December 2007
... divergent disciplines, anthropology macy by such means.   and the textual scholarship that has been the But this is not what intrigues Ismail, who is domain of the orientalists and cultural histori- more interested in demonstrating that the state’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 152–173.
Published: 01 May 2016
... (1993), and his subsequent backgrounds might be integrated into a mod- work on the anthropology of Islam emerge out of ern plural state, be it in the post-­Christian West, his misgivings about how functionalist, Marxist, the Muslim world, or elsewhere.”8 He has been...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 682–684.
Published: 01 December 2015
... at Columbia University, where of Anthropology at the London School of Economics. she teaches anthropology and gender studies. Her She is the author of three books, The Jadu House: An books include Veiled Sentiments (University of Califor- Intimate History of Anglo-­India (Doubleday...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 652–653.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the anthro- Arabian Peninsula, and the Indian Ocean. His cur- pology of the modern Middle East, colonialism and rent project examines in late Ottoman rule Hijaz and postcolonial theory, nationalism, the anthropology of the administration of the hajj. His work has appeared the state, infrastructure...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 608–613.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., philosophy, or methodologi- cal goal of anthropological or historical scholar- ship? Stated differently, might we think beyond the dominance of humanity s moral and affective lexicon and yet still do ethically and politically re- sponsible work? To this end, Watenpaugh actually offers us an interesting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... Hai: Bollywood as a Guide to Modern India (Hachette India, 2004). Naisargi N. Dave is an associate professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Radhika Govindrajan is an assistant professor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 261–279.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Formation .” In Power Relations and State Formation , 1 – 26 . Washington, DC : American Anthropological Association , 1987 . Gerbeau Hubert . “ The Slave Trade in the Indian Ocean: Problems Facing the Historian and Research to Be Undertaken .” In Unesc, The African Slave Trade , 184...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 631–632.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Bruckermann is a research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology in Halle, Germany. Since completing her PhD in anthropology at the University of Oxford in 2013, she has worked at the London School of Economics, the Humboldt University, and the University of Basel. Her doctoral research...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 490–493.
Published: 01 December 2019
... As anthropologists increasingly turn their attention to the dynamics of living in security states—in places as varied as Palestine, the United States, Iran, and India—they confront the many ambiguities inherent in these conditions and in their own research. The rich body of work that is emerging in the anthropology...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 121–131.
Published: 01 May 2017
... . There Was a Country: A Memoir . New York : Penguin , 2013 . Asad Talal , ed. Anthropology and the Colonial Encounter . New York : Ithaca Press , 1973 . Bates Robert Mudimbe V. Y. O'Barr Jean F. , eds. Africa and the Disciplines: The Contributions of Research in Africa to the Social...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and the Graduate Center, research on the recording industry in Nairobi. City University of New York. David Gilmartin is Distinguished Professor of History Partha Chatterjee is a professor of anthropology and at North Carolina...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 August 2006
... tory for Frierson) Elizabeth and Fortna Ben (along with editor 2002) acontributing is and of Florida, 1865–1946 Culture, Popular and Policy, State IranianWoman:Gender, Modern born. He is the author of ofMichigan–Dear- University atthe of history...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 451–461.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., Everyday Forms ; Masco, “Sensitive but Unclassified” ; Stoler, Carnal Knowledge ; Taussig, The Nervous System , Taussig, The Magic , and Taussig, Defacement ; Taylor, Disappearing Acts ; Trouillot, “The Anthropology of the State” ; Vincent, Anthropology and Politics . 7. Weber...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 270–277.
Published: 01 May 2022
... in an Indian Dream Analysis (henceforth The Doctor ). The Arabic Freud and The Doctor , which belong to a familiar scholarly discourse in the United States, are exemplifications of the generative intellectual space of debate between historical-archival research and anthropological modes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 425–438.
Published: 01 December 2019
... and brutality. Anthropological work has examined the relationship between democracy and violence in the context of neoliberal governmentality and the retreat of the state from the provision of security. 12 In Brazil, class and race were key to understanding the paradox of “popular support for a police...