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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 522–532.
Published: 01 December 2005
... ik uies dadSi sLtrr Critic Literary as Said Edward Business: Risky dadSi,Ltrr Critic Literary Said, Edward...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 246–262.
Published: 01 August 2015
... . Tambiah Stanley . “Animals Are Good to Think and Good to Prohibit.” Ethnology 8 , no. 4 ( 1969 ): 423 – 59 . Waldau Paul . Animal Studies: An Introduction . New York : Oxford University Press , 2013 . Monkey Business Macaque Translocation...
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 1. The frontispiece from Forbes, Romance of Business . “A few huddled, half naked creatures in crazy shelters of grass, mud, and leaves.” Figure 1. The frontispiece from Forbes, Romance of Business. “A few huddled, half naked creatures in crazy shelters of grass, mud, and leaves.” More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 408–423.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in the Kolkata Port Trust. Through ethnography we track how public-private partnerships are forged by exemplary men, or seers, deploying divinatory action. The fortunes of business, trade, and the livelihoods of informalized workers rest on these practices, which generate short-term unstable forms of capital...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 267–281.
Published: 01 August 2011
... the existential worries and moral concerns of lower-class Muslims. Under the leadership of Habib Rizieq Syihab, an Indonesian of Hadhrami descent, the FPI attracted particular attention because of its use of violence against minority groups and so-called immoral businesses, such as cafés, bars, and nightclubs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 551–558.
Published: 01 December 2019
...). But if the purpose is to see the work that corruption undertakes, then it would also require a careful and granular accounting of the shifting pacts, coalitions, and political cartels linking the business world, the security forces, and the vast fiscal federalism composed of thirty-six states and seven-hundred-odd...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 200–216.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... Bourdieu, Pierre. 1979 . La Distinction. Paris: Edition de Minuit. Bonacich, Edna. 1973 . “A Theory of Middleman Minorities,” American Sociological Review 38 . Bonacich, Edna and John Modell. 1980 . The Economic Basis of Ethnic Solidarity: Small Business in the Japanese American Community...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 59–67.
Published: 01 May 1982
... , 37 ( Oct. ), pp. 547 –559 1973 “A Theory of Middleman Minorities” American Sociological Review , 38 ( Oct. ), pp. 583 –594 Bonacich , Edna , Ivan Light, and Charles Wong 1976 “Small Business among Koreans in Los Angeles” Gee, Emma (ed.) Counterpoint: Perspectives on Asian America...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 May 1985
..., Vol. II, 1757–1970 . (London: Cambridge University Press). Guha , H. , ( 1970 ). “Parsi Seths as Entrepreneurs 1750–1850”, Economic and Political Weekly , Vol. V , August 29, M107 –115. Gadgll , D.R. , ( 1969 ). Origins of the Modern Indian Business Class – an Interim Report...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 74–83.
Published: 01 May 1982
..., as professionals, are highly educated (with degrees both from South Asian and American institutions); are very aware of, and utilize, any openings to maximize their incomes (and profits if they go into business); live in nuclear families and send their children to the very best educational...
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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 (2018) 38 (2): 377–395.
Published: 01 August 2018
... . Comaroff Jean Comaroff John . Theory from the South: Or, How Euro-America Is Evolving toward Africa . Boulder, CO : Paradigm Publishers , 2012 . Damodaran Harish . “ ‘Cool’ India Offers Inclusive Growth for All .” Hindu Business Line , January 26 , 2011...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 43–52.
Published: 01 August 2002
...- mality—semi-formal enterprises operate out of formally quently flex their economic muscles against the state, they established businesses, but conduct their business with little have so far failed to do so on a consistent basis. In fact, ex- regard for formal procedures or regulations. The inability...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 257–265.
Published: 01 August 2020
... forward in the digital sphere, disrupting all kinds of commercial and political relationships. We also continue to see conflict and violence across North Africa and the Middle East dominating our Facebook news feeds. Yet people are still doing business across borders. Business people are still meeting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 20–26.
Published: 01 August 1981
..., trust, and commitment to the family business. banking, and manufacturing. The Bhatias, traditionally a merchant The traditional family firm takes caste, but more recently one of the castes deposits and makes loans, collects and trans...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 8–23.
Published: 01 May 2019
... with did not possess Ugandan passports or official, legal citizenship but had other kinds of documentation that made them legible as “effective citizens” who could conduct business, rent or own property, and settle in urban Kampala for some time. 13 Others were undocumented, had short-term to long-term...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 224–237.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the the litical barriers.”  participation. One of the principal activities funded, MEPI has supported various business- in according to MEPI, is the regional campaign ­related activities for women in the region...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of law vernacular capitalism wagering Foucault This article is dedicated to the memory of Sri Radhakrishna Birla, who asked “Satta: Jua Ya Vyapar?” (“Speculation: Gambling or Business?”) in his autobiography many years ago. Radhakrishna Birla, Bhuli Bathein Yad Karun (Amritsar, 1968...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 68–73.
Published: 01 May 1982
... extent of the Asian Indian holdings from rural landowning families, and have in the hotel and motel industry nation- relatives in Africa and Britain who are wide have not yet been compiled, there is also involved in business. Most have come enough information available...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 131–141.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., social, and business networks, the intelligence to work within indigenous political systems to the British needed to operate their informal empire achieve imperial ends, and the more they depended in the Gulf. As wealthy merchants, these agents also upon local intermediaries. enjoyed considerable...