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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 89–106.
Published: 01 May 2018
...David Boyk At the turn of the twentieth century, the north Indian city of Patna was widely seen as a provincial town in decline. Together with the surrounding region of Bihar, Patna had lost much of its once considerable prominence and prosperity. Nonetheless, it supported a lively and confident...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 134–151.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... In these novels, filth is characterized by its ability to cling and to spread, such that the only solution seems to be the creation of physical distance between the novel's protagonists and the rural sphere. Ethnographic fieldwork in rural Bihar, however, complicates this view. Villagers express...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (2): 21–34.
Published: 01 August 1997
... “overwhelmingly plain and simple influenced by well as in contemporary Bihar. But first, a preliminary Magadhi and Bhojpuri, with scores of authors being mapping of the community. based in villages and qmbm.‘ Bihar did not form a single political entity in the Even today...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 56–63.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Elizabeth LoGiudice Copyright 1988: South Asia Bulletin 1989 BIBLIOGRAPHY Chaudhry , Praveen , “Agrarian Unrest in Bihar A Case Study of Patna District 1960-1984”, Economic and Political Weekly , January 2–9, 1988 . Das , Arvind , “Revolutionary Movement in Bihar”, Economic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (1): 61–71.
Published: 01 May 1984
... takes place from the states of Bihar, Orissa and Rajasthan. This in turn leads to many political and social tensions in the country, often taking a communal form. Ever since Independence the state has pompously pronounced lofty goals to improve their working and living conditions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 46–62.
Published: 01 May 2005
... man the as know villagers ways: these do of how variety But sympathizer. Muslim a or leader, Hindu of hero, por- any be in may for trayed struggle he the Nevertheless, with independence. synonymous is name many,his For narratives. their contro- in if characters prominent, versial, most the of Bihar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 278–279.
Published: 01 May 2005
... xlr lmnso vrdylf navlaein village a virtually Bihar. in life to everyday visitors of elements allows explore that site Web active inter- an Virtual (virtualvillage.wesleyan.edu), “A Village” Schmalz, Mathew with codesigning...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 83–101.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 547–551.
Published: 01 December 2019
... decades but an expanding one. These data are joined with interview and ethnographic material, along with a postelection survey from the northern Indian state of Bihar, famous for being among the most corrupt in India. Motivated by three specific questions—why those with criminal records seek election...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 558–562.
Published: 01 December 2019
... (especially from Bihar and Andhra Pradesh, the primary sites of his fieldwork). A near-constant theme in these descriptions is how almost all of the criminals in Bihar began their journey through private forces organized to suppress left-wing peasant mobilizations against dominant landowning groups, with a...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 27–34.
Published: 01 May 1985
... 70 (affecting Rajputana, N.W.P., Punjab, Bombay and Central can probably be safely extrapolated to other drought- Province), and 1873-74 (affecting Bengal, Bihar, Oudh, and prone regions' (McAlpin, 1983: 44, n.29). In this way, N.W.P.) field laborers, village artisans...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 78–88.
Published: 01 May 2005
...-anwar Bihar al-athar wa al-khitat dhikr o.1 d AiAbra-hfr Tha:Mkaa al- Maktabat (Tehran: al-Ghifari Akbar ‘Ali ed. 1, vol...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 408–416.
Published: 01 December 2013
... . Edited by Gros Frédéric and translated by Burchell Graham . Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave Macmillan , 2011 . ———. The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences . London : Routledge , 2001 . Gandhi Ramachandra . “ Earthquake in Bihar: The Transfiguration of Karma...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 May 2020
... capital of Bihar state, and when he saw the city he thought, “The world stretches till here”; then he caught a train to Bhiwandi, over a thousand miles away, and when he reached there he thought, “OK, the world stretches till here”; then, months later, some friends and he went to Bombay for the first time...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 54–60.
Published: 01 May 1990
... at least three different ways in which this no- Bihar show a pattern found all over the subcontinent. tion of populism may be viewed. Two cogent views that In 1935 there were 75 total papers in circulation in the dovetail are those of Ralph Miliband and Akhil Gupta. Central Provinces, but...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (2): 31–44.
Published: 01 August 1983
...: In 1966 the summer crops failed again it accelerated the rate of growth of in Bihar, eastern Uttar Pradesh, parts of agricultural production without having to Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. Elsewhere, reduce the net flow of resources going to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 226–229.
Published: 01 May 2019
...: Bihar in the 1940s . London : Routledge , 2010 . Ghosh Semanti . Different Nationalisms: Bengal, 1905–1947 . New Delhi : Oxford University Press , 2017 . Hyder Qurratulain . A Season of Betrayals: A Short Story and Two Novellas . Translated by Naim C. M. . New Delhi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 633–643.
Published: 01 December 2012
...- had just been in neighboring Bihar, and only flect reality. 5. For a parallel study focusing on the figuration of vani prakrtasamucitarasa balenaiva samskr- 8. These excursions, of course, beg the question of the King Laksmanasena, see Jesse R. Knutson, “The Po- tam nita exact...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 10–15.
Published: 01 August 1994
..., social, and spiri- at primary school level and the Bal Mandirs at high tual” qualities of pre-school infants. school level. Delhi, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh In backward areas of the country, where few picked up the enterprise, each with its statewide schools exist and where most children do...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (2): 10–15.
Published: 01 August 1996
... their mark on the pan-Islamic movement in the guage and literature has been cited to prove this. 1910s. Some Urdu journals like Abul Kalam had’s However, Urdu has been the language of north In- A1 Hilal, Zafar Ali Khan’s Zumindar, Mohammad Ali’s dian Muslims, mainly in U.R, Bihar, M.F! and Ra...