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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 119–132.
Published: 01 May 2020
.... Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 empowerment Kurdish women loyalty betrayal Turkey “Back then, you know, society was very different.” Perihan was reminiscing about her clandestine trip on a seemingly never-ending bus ride from the eastern Anatolian town of Van, where she lived...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 250–261.
Published: 01 August 2010
... that Afghan women are caught on the frontlines of this “aid battlefield,” both as “nation builders” celebrated by the U.S. administration as examples of liberal-imperial victory and as “nation betrayers” of their culture and traditions for their participation in internationally facilitated programs. I suggest...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 166–179.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of causing her husband's death. The woman's decision accompanied moral turmoil in her village, and rumors of her “betrayal” circulated. However, the turmoil threatened to go beyond this localized setting. It brought to fore the fraught implications of “loyalty” shaped by India's occupation in Kashmir, its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 133–149.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Sahrawi refugee camps and “returns” to Morocco, the ‘a'id has been associated with betrayal and opportunism since emerging as a subject position near the end of armed conflict in the late 1980s. As the significance of this subject position has changed, the article considers how the ‘a'id illustrates...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
... colonial occupation and dispossession are translated into gendered expectations of loyalty, accusations of betrayal, and practices of critique. Investigating how Kurdish, Sahrawi, and Kashmiri militants, activists, and followers of resistance movements navigate the binary logics of loyalty and critique...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 259–268.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of religious and political betrayal, therefore prompting different, and often opposing, narratives of conversion. A number of tropes predominant in early modern English narratives dealing with conversion to Islam are of interest in this regard: the immoral deviant “renegade” motivated by excessive lust...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 107–118.
Published: 01 May 2010
... . tray him. In which sense does this betrayal take ple, after Said had cut his ties with Yasser Arafat place? Or what is the nature of this betrayal, and the PLO (not the Palestinian people) for 111 given that Said expected some of the allegations what he perceived as their selling out...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 91–95.
Published: 01 May 2006
... cation, they were saying that we should reduce in the mail, my immediate reaction was utterly Exchange with Audience the amount of mathematics that they take, this unexpected. I felt a sense of betrayal. It wasn’t is not good for women, women need to learn so much the betrayal of my...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 226–229.
Published: 01 May 2019
... with a national history. Interesting about these vernacular pasts, therefore, is their transient character, which makes them the stuff of fantasy as much as freedom from the quest for Pakistan's perfection. 1. The Housing Society , in Hyder, A Season of Betrayals . 2. Qasmi, “A Master...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., Militancy” contend with competing forms of loyalty, acts of betrayal, and charges of treason that have accompanied struggles for alternative sovereignty and self-determination in the borderlands of Kurdistan, Kashmir, and the western Sahara. The essays explore the relationship between militancy and its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 148–156.
Published: 01 August 2000
... lack emotional cour- I was captivated by the intensity of the prose and the age in their close relationships; personal failures could fate of the characters. The novel deals with issues of impel individuals to take great political risks. The novel loyalty and betrayal at both the personal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 88–91.
Published: 01 August 1988
... the ways that fundamentalism harms women. “betrayal”of the Left through the abandonment of revolu- In fact all the issues feminists raise relate to democratic tionary politics. The “failure”is attributed to reasons rang- rights of half the population. ing from excessive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 89–110.
Published: 01 May 2005
... and The er’ Betrayal Nehru’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 38–49.
Published: 01 May 2008
... country, that would be a big lie. Plus, when you of cultural betrayal for the protagonist. “The are a child, you are very much concerned with harder I tried to assimilate, the more I had...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 212–222.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of betrayal within a family saga.” 21 In textbooks, 1971 features primarily as an India-Pakistan war, suggesting that the East Pakistanis were headed by Hindu teachers and that Sheikh Mujib and Mukti Bahini (Liberation fighters) spearheaded the “betrayal”: “poisonous propaganda” was produced...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 177–196.
Published: 01 August 2013
... and 2009 events were a witnessing of the revolution’s justice. It is perceived as an act of witnessing in- betrayals and unfulfilled promises. The 1979 Revo- justices of one’s time and place, of all times and lution had staged itself as a reenactment of previ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 92–97.
Published: 01 August 1988
... against the mitted, trustworthy and uncompromising leadership in the LTTE, could only contribute to this ‘patriotic’ hysteria JVP, which had already mobilized its mobs in street riots to whipped up by the JVP, the SLFP and other Sinhala chau- oppose the ‘betrayal of the Motherland’. Patriotism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 84–100.
Published: 01 August 1991
.... Thus, she responds to the relatively powerful in a family ought not to require Chhidam’s betrayal with a betrayal of her own. The the less powerful to pass? The questions of autonomy, author suggests that Chandara’s response is a terrible, freedom, and resistance return to our analysis...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 450–462.
Published: 01 August 2007
... and declaring war on men” but simply expressing Abibatou Traoré’s Sidagamie, the protagonists their desire for happiness while rejecting “de- have neither the charisma nor the material re- ception, humiliation [and] betrayal from their sources to manage polygamous...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 347–349.
Published: 01 August 2003
... “latecomers” to this community, we never brought with it a betrayal of the promise of equality” learn how and when they came, what their relationships (112). This chapter deftly links questions of nostalgia were to this social network, and what her own memories and memory to the workings of model minority...