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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 481–485.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Arjun Appadurai Capitalism, normally considered the zenith of scientism, techno-rationality, and calculative reason, can fruitfully be seen as just the opposite of these things. It can be considered the dreamwork of industrial modernity, its magical, spiritual, and utopian horizon, in which all...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Laura Bear; Ritu Birla; Stine Simonsen Puri Speculation structures the unprecedented breadth and depth of contemporary global capitalism. We define it as an engagement with uncertainty that aims to materialize potential futures. Studies of economization and financialization have highlighted the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... production—primarily steel and aluminum as well as coal and water. In this article, Damodaran and Padel examine the mining operations in Central India where Vedanta Resources, a corporation that has become symbolic of neoliberal capitalism in India today, brings huge new foreign investments in to exploit...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1985) 5 (1): 35–41.
Published: 01 May 1985
..., Cambridge University). Lenin , V.I. ( 1964 ). Development of Capitalism in Russia . (Moscow: Progress Publishers). Marx , Karl , ( 1976 ). Capital , Vol. I . (New York: Vintage Books). Pieris , Raiph ( 1951–52 ). “Society and Ideology in Ceylon during a ‘Time of Trouble’ 1795–1850...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1985) 5 (1): 8–18.
Published: 01 May 1985
...Peter B. Mayer Copyright 1985: Regents of University of California 1985 SOUTH MIA BULLETIN, Vol. V No. 2, Spring 1985. CAPITALISM, COLONIALISM AND INDIA Peter B. Mayer What would we think of. a history of Europe which did ii) the use of political and legal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1992) 12 (2): 39–56.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Vasant Kaiwar Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1992 Sourh Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI1 No. 2, Fall 1992. Science, Capitalism, and Islam Vasant Kaiwar Muslim society, bullied by the military might of science has “no epirtemologicalstanding CIS s&nce.”S the West, pushed into...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1999) 19 (2): 47–52.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Vasant Kaiwar © 1999: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1999 The Dilemmas of Late Capitalism Vasant Kaiwar Growth, Recession, Crisis: The Global Dynamics nomic pump via military Keynesianism or a combina- of Capitalism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2011) 31 (1): 196–216.
Published: 01 May 2011
... print capitalism and reveal its role in the production of publications that challenged established ideas of personal relations between men and women. Duke University Press 2011...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 50–65.
Published: 01 May 2015
... politics of the crowd and that of the reading public reveals a closer relationship. Drawing on research about the history of print capitalism in southern India, Cody’s essay seeks to come to theoretical terms with a democratic public sphere where physical force is deeply intertwined with the printed word...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1982) 2 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Vasant Kaiwar Copyright Regents of the University of California 1982 Some Reflections on Capitalism, Race and Class. Vasant Kaiwar The academic tendency in area studies is to study a given area...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 324–345.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Aslı Iğsız In 2010, the 1923 Greek-Turkish Population Exchange Museum opened its doors as part of the Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture (ECoC) project. Presented as the first migration-themed museum of Turkey, it is a site of cultural recollection focused on family histories. Yet the museum...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2018) 38 (3): 439–442.
Published: 01 December 2018
... University Press 2018 Lagos pepperfarm megacity imaginative capital References Bamidele Ololade . “ Beyond Yellow Buses ”. In Lagos: A City at Work , edited by Tejuoso Olakunle , 7 – 10 . Lagos : Glendora Books , 2005 . Connors Will . “ Opulence and Chaos Meet in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 310–329.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Prakashan , 1979 . Bharatchandra . “ Annadamangal .” In Bharatchandra Granthabali , edited by Bandyopadhyay Brajendranath Das Sajanikanta , 1 – 444 . Calcutta : Bangiya Sahitya Parisad , 2014 . Brown Christopher L. Moral Capital: Foundations of British...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2012) 32 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 May 2012
... contradictions between word and deed fueled local perceptions that the Kurdistan Regional Government was exploiting Halabja’s symbolic and material legacy. The essay’s main argument is that these contradictions, along with Halabja’s symbolic capital, gave student protesters leverage for renegotiating the terms...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2013) 33 (1): 7–25.
Published: 01 May 2013
... demolished pre-oil town during the first three decades of oil urbanization was more of a spectacle than a lived reality. Although the state exerted much effort and expense between 1951 and 1971 in planning for the development of a capital city to celebrate Kuwait’s newfound prosperity and progress, certain...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1983) 3 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 May 1983
...Shahnaz Rouse Copyright 1983: Regents, University of California 1983 Accelerated Capital Penetration Into Agriculture And Changing Class Formation: A Case Study From A Large Landlord-Dominated Village...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2008) 28 (2): 326–341.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Kyle T. Evered © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Symbolizing a Modern Anatolia: Ankara as Capital in Turkey’s Early Republican Landscape Kyle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 438–450.
Published: 01 December 2015
... land under speculative conditions. The growing demand for land for urbanization and industrialization, along with the availability of speculative finance capital in the real estate market, has made land a scarce commodity. In this land market, local capitals piggyback on finance capital and bid up the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 368–373.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Viren Murthy Murthy's essay examines Dipesh Chakrabarty's The Calling of History in relation to the author's earlier attempt to specify historical processes that could not be completely subsumed under capitalism and then discusses Chakrabarty's engagement with Jadunath Sarkar's theory of modernity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 365–376.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of capitalism. Shaped in manifold contradictions, the South inheres both tantalizing visions of limitless economic growth and vast reserves of yet “untapped” natural resources and, at the same time, environmental damage, eroding infrastructures, violent inequalities, and the increasing disposability...