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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 282–295.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Theresa Alfaro-Velcamp Many Arab immigrants came to the Americas—the United States, Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina (to name only a few countries)—primarily with the intent to make money quickly and return home. Their enduring presence, however, is marked by ambiguous categorizations of Arabs in the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Malek Khouri Forget Baghdad: Jews and Arabs—the Iraqi Connection (2002), a film by the son of an Iraqi political exile living in Europe, was broadcast several times on prime-time television on the most popular Arab satellite television news channel, Al-Jazeera. As part of a budding new Arab cinema...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2008) 28 (3): 459–466.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Ronen Yitzhak King `Abdallah's political ambitions in Palestine—the annexation of Palestine to Transjordan under his rule—and his wish to send his army (the Arab Legion) to realize these ambitions, worried leaders of Arab countries. In an attempt to prevent King `Abdallah from realizing this goal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 677–686.
Published: 01 December 2005
... nKwi n h ntdAa Emirates Arab United the and Kuwait in Practices Gender and Policing, World:Language, Ocean Indian the in Asians South...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 525–538.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Zakia Salime After the euphoria of the first waves of the Arab uprisings that toppled two heads of state in Tunisia and Egypt, the woman's body became the frontline of the protest scene. The unitary mass-revolutionary body that marked the visual memories of the first weeks of the uprisings ceded...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 575–587.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and Assad helps illustrate the ways in which gender roles and representations, in the Arab and Muslim world as elsewhere, are always multiple and contradictory, varying across lines of social class and intimately connected to and shaped by the ever changing political and ideological projects of states...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 588–604.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Merieme Yafout There is near unanimity among observers that those who have benefited most from the Arab Spring are the Islamists, who have been brought to power at the ballot box in a number of the countries that have witnessed revolutions or popular movements. How has the Islamists' transition...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 622–638.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Anaheed Al-Hardan The establishment of the state of Israel in Palestine in 1948, and the forcible dispossession and destruction of the major part of Palestinian society from the conquered territories that this entailed, is today referred to as al-nakbah , the catastrophe, in Arabic. This article...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 262–279.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Adam Mestyan This essay focuses on the month of Ramadan and its end celebration, ‘Id al-Fitr , the Festival of Breaking the Fast, in the Ottoman Arab provinces in the second half of the nineteenth century. What was the effect of new technologies and urbanization on these Muslim practices in their...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 21–29.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Sarah M. A. Gualtieri Gualtieri’s article explores Edward Said’s participation in the Association of Arab American University Graduates (AAUG), an organization formed in the wake of the 1967 June War and for which Said served as vice president in the early 1970s. Describing itself as “an...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2012) 32 (3): 674–685.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Mohamed Zayani The advent of civil society in the Arab world, the proliferation of nongovernmental advocacy organizations, and the expansion of civil society activism have been heralded as promising developments with significant implications on the region’s immutable political environment. While...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Rashid Khalidi Khalidi introduces the essays of two contributors to the roundtable on the global humanities, Ahmad Dallal and Khaled Fahmy, who focus on the state of humanities in the Arab world. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 humanities Egypt Arab world GLOBAL...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 134–141.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Ahmad Dallal Available evidence suggests that the crisis of the humanities is more critical in the Arab world than it is in the West. This article provides a provisional sketch of the state of arts and humanities scholarship within university settings in the Arab world. The article also examines...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2004) 24 (1): 175–186.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Ala Al-Hamarneh; Christian Steiner Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 Islamic Tourism: Rethinking the Strategies of Tourism Development in the Arab World After September 11, 2001 ALA AL-HAMARNEH & CHRISTIAN STEINER Introduction...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 190–204.
Published: 01 August 2003
...ROCHELLE DAVIS Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 Commemorating Education: Recollections of the Arab College in Jerusalem, 1918-1948 ROCHELLE DAVIS Until recently, modern Palestinian history has almost tural identity.”4 Often collectively conceived and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2004) 24 (1): 235–247.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Victoria Mason Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 Strangers Within in the “Lucky Country”: Arab- Australians after September 11 VICTORIA MASON In the wake of the events of September 11, 2001, speakers born in Australia.5 Today Arab-Australians one...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 351–352.
Published: 01 August 2003
... postcolonial subjects is bound to be disappointed” Israeli Arabs as a security threat), of “ethnicity” (view- (177). Yet I think it is not simply the lack of “data” that ing Israel as the state for the Jewish people), and of the author needs to defend against, for a return to crass “liberal democracy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2005) 25 (2): 481–487.
Published: 01 August 2005
... rbWmni ia abn’ Poetry Kabbani’s Nizar in Women Arab a lZyonl--ahr 1995). li-l-Nasher, al-Zaytoon Dar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2012) 32 (2): 391–407.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Mary-Jane Deeb The 99 superhero comics were first published in 2006 by Teshkeel Comics, a division of the Teshkeel media group, in Kuwait. Deeb’s essay covers this comics phenomenon within the context of contemporary Arab society. It analyzes the importance of the historical framework within which...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2012) 32 (2): 456–457.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Joel Gordon Gatekeepers of the Arab Past: History and History Writing in Twentieth-Century Egypt Di-Capua Yoav . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2009 406 pp., $65.00 (cloth) , $36.95 (paper) © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Politics of Women’s Rights...