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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 21. Police cars at the scene and Bishara being interviewed by journalist Wael Awwad, 2015. Photo credit: Fadi Amirah Photography. Figure 21. Police cars at the scene and Bishara being interviewed by journalist Wael Awwad, 2015. Photo credit: Fadi Amirah Photography. More
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Published: 01 May 2019
Figure 2. Buses vs. private cars: Percentage increase per three years, 1964–88. Buses vs. private cars: Percentage increase per three years, 1964–88. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 116–130.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Figure 2. Buses vs. private cars: Percentage increase per three years, 1964–88. Buses vs. private cars: Percentage increase per three years, 1964–88. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 May 2019
... in Riyadh were done by private car, 5 percent were done by taxi, and 2 percent were done by collective transit, which means that private or hired cars were used in 98 percent of all 5 million daily trips in the city. The city looks today like a geometric, far-flung suburb crisscrossed by large highways...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 518–531.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Kristin V. Monroe Based on newspaper resources from Lebanon’s French mandate period (1920–46), Monroe’s essay offers a new perspective to a developing global historiography of automobility by considering, in a provisional way and primarily as a basis for further research, how the driving of cars...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 143–158.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Jakob Krais Abstract During the 1920s and 1930s, French Algeria and Italian Libya witnessed spectacular motor-sports events: desert rallies as well as car races on closed circuits. Speed sports events, in this context, served three main purposes: they integrated or reconquered the colonial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... authorities to adapt and transform their own ways of policing and controlling the steppe to counter the pioneering use of cars by armed Bedouins. Last, it enabled tribal chiefs to gain social prestige and, therefore, to assert themselves as ruling elites in the soon-to-be-born independent state. Overall...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 111–115.
Published: 01 May 2019
... vehicle as a multifaceted and ambiguous site of social experience and analytical possibility, the essay then sets the four essays that compose the section into the extant literature. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 automobility Middle East cars history empire Driving...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of automobility across Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Libya, Algeria, and Syria to address the relationship between the ubiquity of car cultures and their attendant and powerful transformation of sense and sensibility. On Barak's piece focuses on the uncertain outcomes of Anwar Sadat's policy of Infitah (or Open Door...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 27–30.
Published: 01 August 1989
... Towers indifferent. Car search . . . bag search. . . Guilty Will we be found innocent? Beside us the sea Sullen and swollen Rolls on and on. The rhythms of light Jangle impatient At last the green shows Go. Lets go! N. A. Ganewatte August 1988...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 79–82.
Published: 01 May 2006
...-eccia-a” for old clothes those other times and other ways pervaded it 80 and furniture. And the sound, occasionally, of still, in the rustle and shuffl e of silks and the cars, though rarely enough for us to be able soft fall...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 59–61.
Published: 01 August 1990
... here then? public places. Although we have read many incidents And I am driving this car, does it look to you as if this where couples are “apprehended” doing “bose oh ki- young man is capable of doing ziyadti with me?” The nar” (We all know what bose is, but can anyone tell me young woman...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of private cars and trucks—given the progressive reduction in transport of materials via rail—has created mobile source-led pollution in several places. In particular, deindustrialized cities of North America face legacy issues like chemical contamination, while many communities, left with few economic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 108–111.
Published: 01 August 1992
... question of the willingness of Kosygin’s visit to India in 1968, a protocol was signed the Soviets to impart technical know-how, it was found, for the Soviets to purchase 54,000 railroad cars begin- on the basis of limited comparisons, that India’s expe- ning with 2000 in 1969 and increasing to 10...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 391–407.
Published: 01 August 2012
... with ink. would interlock . . . fitting together the way 396 The river’s current, the narrative continues, car- things should in order to work their best . . . ries “the alchemical solution, the knowledge of like di erent cultures, di erent beliefs, di er...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 August 2010
... . No Car, No Radio, No Liquor Permit: The The No Car,Permit: No Liquor NoRadio, (Oxford University Press, 1998). Her Her 1998). Press, University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 59–74.
Published: 01 May 2013
... villagers. As Owen boom fully and unconditionally, the slogans and reports, villagers craved the “mechanical town actions of Manama’s young politicos showed utter [Manama] delights” of which cinema, cars, radios, contempt for the social evils brought about by the and airplanes were prime examples.6...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 413–422.
Published: 01 December 2009
... was investigated in the 1986, 1995, 1996, in rare cases only the eyes). The secularists view 1998, 1999, 2002, and 2006 nationwide surveys, the çars¸ a f   as an Islamic outfit and not a modern whose findings are given in table 1. one, and consequently...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 466–480.
Published: 01 August 2005
... with the political and cultural peared in this journal was the cartoon. The car- developments in Afghanistan in the course of toons published in this journal were by Ghu- the twentieth century. Satire, as a modern art lam Muhammad Maimanagi and Muhammad form...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 294–309.
Published: 01 August 2012
... from its Ottoman heritage. Addition- fortification of the Republic. ally, early Republican cartoons constitute the These copiously reproduced satirical jour- Gencer Yasemin visual foundations of the modern “imagined nals only increased the resonance of the car- community...