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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 630–636.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Jeff Sahadeo Sahadeo’s article examines Julian Go’s Patterns of Empire from the viewpoint of a historian of Russia’s southern borderlands of the Caucasus and Central Asia. Go offers a pathway for scholars of other expansionist regimes, including the tsarist state and the Soviet Union, to break down...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 439–450.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the articulations of national security in India's eastern borderlands through a gender lens to trace the logics of threat and protection that are made and unmade in everyday civil-military relations. The article explores the social and spatial forms through which civil-military relations unfold and proposes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 454–467.
Published: 01 December 2020
... in the subcontinent and much of Asia and Africa. Histories and legacies of borderland autonomy have important implications for contemporary sovereign practice in much of the world. This article examines the making, unmaking, and endurance of borderlands around Hyderabad in the eastern Deccan. It describes the region...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 375–388.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Mikiya Koyagi Abstract This article examines the making and unmaking of an infrastructural system in the Indo-Iranian borderlands, an area that is often overlooked in an area studies paradigm. In particular, it focuses on the infrastructural network that developed following World War I...
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Published: 01 December 2019
Figure 1. The Indo-Iranian borderlands after World War I. Map created by Katherine Strickland. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... How do we grasp the effects of securitization on the political subjectivity of citizen-subjects in the absence of visible violence and overt political critique? This article ethnographically tracks civil-military interactions in Kargil, located on the disputed India-Pakistan borderland, to analyze...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 425–438.
Published: 01 December 2019
... a series of dialogic relationships between police, borderland residents, and other actors not conventionally taken to be a part of the security apparatus—for example, tourists, development agencies, and anthropologists. The article suggests that encounters between those on either side of the law...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 557–572.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sarah Gandee This article explores the postcolonial criminalization of a so-called criminal tribe in the borderlands of East Punjab in the years following independence and Partition of the Indian subcontinent in 1947. A small proportion of the Rai Sikhs had been notified by the colonial government...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 490–493.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Ilana Feldman Abstract This brief essay reflects on a collection of anthropological investigations of security and surveillance practices in South Asia and the Middle East. The articles in the collection highlight what looking at security matters reveals about families, migration, borderland...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 348–355.
Published: 01 August 2022
... cultural semiotics” at work in borderland courts in eighteenth-century South Asia, loosely held within the crumbling edifice of Mughal Hindustan. Toward this end, the article uses its research findings to add fresh insights on the ongoing discussion on courtly culture in early eighteenth-century South Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 407–420.
Published: 01 December 2020
... unevenness of colonial power across space. Describing all of South Asia—up to and sometimes including Burma, Nepal, Tibet, Afghanistan, and several places on the Indian Ocean littoral—as either directly or indirectly ruled units of a cohesive empire obscures the productivity of imperial borderlands as spaces...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 In our last issue we explored questions of licit and illicit economies of production alongside fractured geopolitical borderlands with a focus on questions of formal and informal practices of surveillance. This issue continues to explore...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 December 2019
... to explore the polychromatic social relations, domains of desire, and gendered representations through which groups of borderland men and women engage soldiers on duty along the India-Bangladesh border. She centers the destabilizing power of jokes and moral claims-making to trace the logics of threat...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 May 2022
... described in what follows, creates a borderland aesthetics “present wherever two or more cultures edge each other” in a “space . . . shrink[ing] with intimacy,” as noted by theorist Gloria Anzaldúa. 52 For both Anzaldúa and ‘Ozeri, moreover, borderlands between various cultural geographies of the South...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 359–360.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of security forces a daily reality. These articles turn to the borderlands and frontier regions in South Asia and postwar and postrevolutionary societies in the Middle East to address their importance for reconceiving the relationship between terror, surveillance, and empire in the aftermath of the US war...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 468–473.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Cemil . The Politics of Anti-Westernism in Asia: Visions of World Order in Pan-Islamic and Pan-Asian Thought . New York : Columbia University Press , 2007 . Beverley Eric Lewis . “ Old Borderlands: Sovereignty and Autonomy in the Hyderabad Deccan, ca. 1800–2010 .” Comparative Studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 May 2006
...—the bona fi de source I would argue that the contemporary of sources—in our age of instant translations, focus on borders and borderlands, exemplifi ed in which books are rendered into other tongues in Ahmed’s and Stavans’s conceptions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 495–496.
Published: 01 August 2007
...- lished works is Roman Rule and Macedonian under Zoroastrianism astrianism: 1872–1914,” 1872–1914,” Yemen, ofOttoman Past the “Ordering include recent publications His Empire. Ottoman the with an emphasis on the Arab borderlands of imperialism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 261–279.
Published: 01 August 2018
... 24 , no. 2 ( 2003 ): 1 – 16 . Nietzsche Friedrich . On the Genealogy of Morality . Translated by Diethe Carol . Edited by Ansell-Pearson Keith . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1994 . Pankhurst Richard . The Ethiopian Borderlands...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 488–493.
Published: 01 December 2020
... ; and Klem and Suykens, “Politics of Order and Disturbance.” 19. Pagden, Lords of All the World . 20. Locke, Second Treatise of Government , 20–25 . 21. Maine, Ancient Law . 22. Bhaumik, Troubled Periphery ; Zou and Kumar, “Mapping a Colonial Borderland.” 23...