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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 273–293.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Pamela Karimi; Christiane Gruber © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Introduction: The Politics and Poetics of the Child...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 294–309.
Published: 01 August 2012
... in popular satirical journals such as Akbaba and Karagöz . Not only did these cartoons consistently imagine and present the Turkish nation as an extended family unit, but they also forwarded the message that the nation, in its child-like state, requires collective nourishment and protection. Likewise...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 339–360.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Shervin Malekzadeh Malekzadeh’s article traces the development of the social, religious, cultural, and political messages that have shaped the image of the child and childhood within postrevolutionary Farsi textbooks (grades 1–3) produced by the Islamic Republic of Iran over the past thirty years...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Marcia E. Sutherland Child Labor in Sub-Saharan Africa Loretta E. Bass Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, 2004 vii + 212 pp., $49.94 (cloth) Duke University Press 2006...
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 10. Rana Bishara, performance, Hijacked Childhood: Homage to Palestinian Children in Israeli Prisons (2018), zip ties and toys, Washington Square Park, NY. Photo credit: Noelle Rolland. Figure 10. Rana Bishara, performance, Hijacked Childhood: Homage to Palestinian Children in Israeli P... More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 164–178.
Published: 01 August 2010
... agonistic feminist politics is Mrinalini Sinha's revealing analysis in Specters of Mother India (2006) of the circumstances surrounding the mobilization of Indian women around the passage of the Child Marriage Restraint Act in colonial India in 1929, which constitutes the second part of my essay. Duke...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 563–573.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Benjamin C. Fortna This article examines the concepts of public and private in the late Ottoman Empire and the early Turkish Republic through the worlds of child readers. It interrogates the shifting lines of demarcation between public and private against the background of children learning to read...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 10–16.
Published: 01 May 1981
...• tivation of ri..ce and work in the fields. As the essay indicates, schooling and education do not enter the pic• ture for the average girl child in Banqladesh. Two thirds of all school age girls do not begin even primary school. The low level of literacy among...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 38–49.
Published: 01 May 2008
... elucidates melancholy ties. Overall, Persepolis I illuminates how a family’s loss transfers to an emotional bond of identification for a child, and this developing identification through col- lective loss creates a twist to the usual...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 85–95.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... Bhalla , G.S. , and D.S. Tyagi, 1989 , “Spatial Pattern of Agricultural Development in India”, Economic and Political Weekly , June 24, pp. A46 –56. Chakravarty , B. , 1989 , Education and Child Labour , (Allahabad: Chugh Publications). Chaudhuri , B. ed., 1986 , Tribal Health...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 90–92.
Published: 01 August 1993
... prostitute who videos that force them into prostitution-their approached the Chief District officer to ask for her main source of income today. Vadi prostitutes con- child’s citizenship. To the officer’s question “what is centrate mainly in city areas where they can contact the name of the child’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 77–82.
Published: 01 May 1992
...M.A. Nuhman When I hold the little child by the hand and walk to school they say, “the baby’s nanny -- there she goes.” When I cook and sefve the meals, draw water, chop the wood, they call me “cook.” But mother, when the days work is done and I stretch out on my mat, in my...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 76–77.
Published: 01 May 1992
.... When I walk along the street carrying loads in both my hands and on my head, people call me “serving maid.” 76 When I hold the little child by the hand and walk to school they say, “the baby’s nanny -- there she goes.” When I cook and sefve the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., 2016 • doi 10.1215/1089201x-3699055 • © 2016 by Duke University Press 504 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East • 36:3 • 2016 That honest simple pockmarked darkish child First Coated Them with Clay Scolds me with his stick-­thin palm...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 156–172.
Published: 01 May 2015
... University Press , 2006 . ———. “ Kamala of Midnapore and Arnold Gesell’s Wolf Child and Human Child: Reconciling the Extraordinary and the Normal .” History of Psychology 4 ( 2001 ): 59 – 78 . Brantlinger Patrick . Dark Vanishings: Discourse on the Extinction of Primitive Races, 1800-1930...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 December 2019
... family courts routinely transfer the custody of male children to their father two years after birth. Daughters are typically brought under the care of their father at seven years old. Such decisions, protestors argue, both perpetuate gender inequalities and harm child development. Some of the other signs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 33–41.
Published: 01 August 2001
... perspective of the un- or only partly- education, away from home. As in many texts produced dur- initiated, reading could indeed seem a puzzling if not a highly ing this period, the home is the place where the child ought frustrating endeavor. Consider the example of a story taken properly to receive the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 159–176.
Published: 01 August 2013
... immediately postpuerperal condition.39 cases, consent was made into a function of age. In actual practice, however, pandits and Eu- Many widows were either too young or too old to ropean judges quite often joined hands to waive offer true consent. Child widows were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 73.
Published: 01 May 1990
...- her child for two months; (iv) the case of the “Mothers cal area to another in the Muslim world. of Algiers” who fought for custody of their children after divorce; amongst others. The campaigns that have been launched on these occasions received full support both from women within...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Francesca , ed. The History of the Book in South Asia . Burlington, VT : Ashgate , 2013 . Pande Ishita . “ Phulmoni’s Body: The Autopsy, the Inquest and the Humanitarian Narrative on Child Rape in India .” South Asian History and Culture 4 , no. 1 ( 2013 ): 9 – 30 . Rao...