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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 59–67.
Published: 01 May 1982
... project, respondents Aspects of these two divisions that from the population of South Asian entre- will be discussed in detail include: preneurs in the garment industry do not garment brokers, importers, manufacturers, appear to conform to theories based...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else . New York : Basic Books , 2000 . Dos Passos John Randolph . A Treatise on the Law of Stock Brokers and Stock-Exchanges . New York : Harper , 1882 . Dow Alexander Dow Sheila H. . “Animal Spirits Revisited.” Capitalism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 26–40.
Published: 01 May 2007
... long periods in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh in proximity to the Tablighi Jama’at’s leader- ship and become brokers who mediate between the Tabligh’s center and its local chapters. While the Tablighi Jama’at does offer a powerful alternative...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 497–517.
Published: 01 December 2014
...” or “illegally.” which everyday risks of shortage are mitigated and The transfer can be done legally by paying a fee provides insight not only into how the poor achieve to a broker (or “plumber”) — someone who is fa- a measure of water security, but also into how...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 May 2004
... as did conflict lims to forced conscription in Algeria, for example, or violence.6 during World War I, had proven too costly; the My questions for Onley are as follows. First, I huge losses of French nationals in the Algerian colo- wonder if the merchant-brokers did...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 404–405.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Northeast, in the Naga Hills, where armed insurgency produced an uneasy peace brokered through financial transactions between the national state and parastate entities. Carla Bellamy focuses on Husain Tekri, a collection of shrines in the Sunni princely state of Jaora, which managed to claim religious piety...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 1–5.
Published: 01 August 1988
... style permanent role of the military in the conduct durs, the waderas and the sardars, the so called feudals of of state affairs. Its influence in the state affairs will be no Pakistan, and their power brokers within the military-bu- less effective as the sword of Damocles hanging over...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 131–141.
Published: 01 May 2004
... (Persia): in Eastern Arabia and Southern Persia; to maintain Native Agent Persian, Arab c.1720s, 1840s?–94 the Pax Britannica on the waters of the Gulf; and to Muscat (Arabia): protect British interests throughout the region. This Native Broker Indian c.1758–1800 analysis reveals a significant...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 491–507.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2005 . Meredith Margaret O. “ Friendship and Knowledge: Correspondence and Communication in Northern Trans-Atlantic Natural History, 1780 – 1815 .” In The Brokered World: Go-Betweens and Global Intelligence, 1770 – 1820 , edited by Schaffer Simon...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 May 2017
... scholarly articles and seven books, includ- of the Springer Handbook of Logical Thought in India. ing Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. Undermined Peace in the Middle East (Beacon, 2013), Sowing Crisis: The Cold Eric Schewe received his PhD in history from the Uni- War and American Dominance in the Middle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (1): 122–125.
Published: 01 May 1994
... on the beleaguered prov- education. ince of African studies in the US. It is in decay, they Martin and West contrast this waning interest argued, and one should not mourn its passing as in Africa amongst the power brokers of higher edu- presently constituted. They traced the institution- cation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 16–23.
Published: 01 August 1999
... to merchants, brokers, and shopkeepers. claimed that at one point, back in the 1930s, the only At the apex of the commercial firms were “old- profit the family business made was by selling the established, well-known, and comparatively wealthy wood crates their Japanese textiles were shipped...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 48–55.
Published: 01 August 1984
... over, the rural poor as brokers groups organized? What is the role of landholding in the providing access to any formal state apparatus existing in the formation of those groups? Primarily what interest groups do countryside. they serve? Unless these questions are addressed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (1): 16–37.
Published: 01 May 1983
.... Sri Lanka, National State Assembly 1974 Report of the Commission of Inquiry on Agency Houses and Brokering Firms , Colombo: Sessional Paper no. 15 Tambiah , S.J. 1955 “Ethnic Representation in Ceylon's Higher Administrative Services, 1870–1946“, University of Colombo Review XIII : 2...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 May 1985
... India of those times, Unlike some of the Marwaris who migrated out of wealth could be translated into secular and ritual status as Rajasthan in the nineteenth century and became banians or well as a maximum of social influence only through patron- agent brokers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 677–686.
Published: 01 December 2005
... their own Studies of tunities. Recruitment starts in the home coun- sponsors and work visas. Parents can visit for tries and involves brokers and manpower re- one to three months (since 1995 in Kuwait, they South Asia, cruiting agencies at both ends; costs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 438–450.
Published: 01 December 2015
... acquisition process and resis- tances to it, and he emphasizes the extra-­economic approach where the state uses the power of eminent domain and acts as a broker for capital. He notes that agricultural land is acquired by the state at a lower price and is transferred...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of this literature with a focus tions to oil development, see Steffen Hertog, 11. I am indebted to Kaveh Ehsani for having on the contemporary city, see Prakash, introduc- Princes, Brokers, and Bureaucrats: Oil and the drawn my attention...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 51–56.
Published: 01 May 2020
... developer and speculator. This particular genealogy of the company remains undertheorized. 1. Schwartz and Seabrooke, “Varieties of Residential Capitalism,” 2 . The land broker and housing promoter did not arrive in the Indian building industry in recent decades but trace their roots...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 424–437.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Like elsewhere in India, by the promise of future income these new brokers a small number of politicians traded on their in- worked to profit from real estate speculation. “It’s sider knowledge about a forthcoming SEZ in the just like marriage,” a young Yadav man named countryside around...