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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 109–126.
Published: 01 May 2004
...A. Holly Shissler Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 Beauty Is Nothing to Be Ashamed Of: Beauty Contests As Tools of Women’s Liberation in Early Republican Turkey1 A. HOLLY SHISSLER My concept of beauty pageants has largely been been liberating...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 81–100.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Camron Michael Amin Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 Importing “Beauty Culture” into Iran in the 1920s and 1930s: Mass Marketing Individualism in an Age of Anti- Imperialist Sacrifice CAMRON MICHAEL AMIN...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 180–192.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Esin Düzel Abstract Beauty can be a source of self-making within a political community, and that self can display moral autonomy via publicly visible and invisible practices while still adhering to a community. At a time of transition during the early 2000s from militarized resistance to urban...
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 1. Inside Gülnaz's beauty salon, February 2015. Photo by Handan Coşkun. Figure 1. Inside Gülnaz's beauty salon, February 2015. Photo by Handan Coşkun. More
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 2. Wall decorations at Gülnaz's beauty salon, February 2015. Photo by Handan Coşkun. Figure 2. Wall decorations at Gülnaz's beauty salon, February 2015. Photo by Handan Coşkun. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 73–81.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Sunil Sharma Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 - - The City of Beauties in Indo-Persian Poetic Landscape SUNIL...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 11.
Published: 01 August 2003
... to colonial expansion and which for example, Jane Austen and William Thackeray, while still informs so much of our academic inquiry. still retaining the ability to admire their beauty. Even as Beneath the carefully considered prose, the humorous Said laid bare the imperialist assumptions that informed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of the parade, basically make that family album into the floats. represented by joining their Web content and Just showing the beautiful parts of Iran that we organizational bylaws. never got to take our kids back to see. So, that’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 525–535.
Published: 01 December 2007
... significant political action. Indeed, for those unfamiliar with the practices of past kings of the sharifian kingdom, the Moroccan royal wedding might indeed have appeared to be just another item of passing interest for the society pages, tabloids, or beauty salon conversation. Yet, as the journalist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 462–475.
Published: 01 December 2006
... works: the Holy Vedas and the corpus of Ghalib’s 1 the Middle East Verse.” Such an attitude toward Ghalib testifi es to the almost unearthly beauty of his verses. x-2006-026 In spite of his seemingly playful attitude toward religion, he has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 600–616.
Published: 01 December 2005
... This spiritual child, or body is often eroticized as white and beautiful the “Jesus of the soul,” comes as a concrete as a moon, with round face, narrow eyes, and proof of the encounter with the Universal intel- small mouth, while the dark-skinned body...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 481–487.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Wife Redgate Anne freedom. warmth, beauty, and feelings, to inner eye her of blind truth a the Fur- turns her. poignantly accords she him thermore, with priv- position the her enjoys ileges and favors, his receives vicious the Sultan, with copulates and sleeps She archy. patri- oppressive brutally...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 May 2019
... associated with aesthetic pleasure, amplified the beauty-oriented properties and sonic textures of texts, and marked them as tools for self-cultivation and ethical and erotic refinement. 5 This article examines the practices of translation, transliteration, and transmission in seventeenth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 57–75.
Published: 01 May 1992
... photograph, which he says is the only comfort in his sad why he so desires. She conjectures in her song: “Do you life. Her reply overheard by her eavesdropping husband remember my beautiful figure as you saw it then?” Her is a perfect encapsulation of wifely feudal ideology. desire is to activate his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 118–126.
Published: 01 May 1997
... in Ned with the beautiful flowers dear friends had sent West Africa.” me, I faced my traducers. I called down vengeance on Arriving in Liberia, Amy Ashwood Garvey was ac- the heads of the slave masters and African collabora- corded royal treatment from the very first moments. A tors...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 365–385.
Published: 01 December 2010
... included dame” (bai). Rather, he simply calls her one 174 female poets: the majority wrote in Urdu of the beautiful prostitutes (hasinan-­i bazari). but 49 of them wrote in Persian and 3 wrote in In later histories of Urdu literature, she would...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., I want to shift the discussion to the Ahmadi as inspired by the Garden Suburb model ways in which the KOC promoted the maintenance introduced the notion of recreational landscap- of the aesthetic beauty of the single housing unit ing to Kuwait, positioning...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 May 1996
... love with her upon hearing descriptions of her in- South Indian Hindu kingdoms in the early 14th cen- comparable beauty. Jayasi’s narrative, then, is par- tury. In this panegyric the poet Amir Khusrau (1253- tially woven of narrative strands taken from the fa- 1325) presents Ala al-Din...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of betrayal, as Mohamad Junaid suggests. In Kurdistan beauty practices similarly serve as an embodied barometer for gauging political allegiance and belonging while also operating as a space for renegotiating the adroit association between embodied appearance and political positionality (see Esin Düzel's...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 21–31.
Published: 01 August 1991
... beauty “was like the sun in splendor.” Her eyes into political contestations and influenced the formation “were a lure for lovers,” her face “sparkled like a living of new political discourses and identity politics. The flame,” and “the silver dimple of her chin was as emerging discourses...