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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lydia H. Liu Are the humanities in trouble in China and Taiwan, such as we witness elsewhere in the world? In her brief commentary, Lydia H. Liu reflects on the contributions by Wang Hui and Fan-sen Wang, who offer illuminating analyses of the state of the humanities in contemporary China...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 173–176.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Wang Hui Wang Hui's article, which is part of the author's larger project on the multiple origins of the Chinese humanities, examines the impact of the modern Western education system on disciplinary divisions in China. The article looks specifically at the development of humanities in China after...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 389–406.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Hasan H. Karrar Abstract This article asks, (1) Why did Afiyatabad, a nondescript bazaar along the Pakistan-China border, emerge along an uninhabited stretch of the Karakoram highway?, and (2) How did Afiyatabad adapt—through bazaar infrastructure, local capital investment, and labor migration...
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Published: 01 December 2019
Figure 3. Container traffic from China has increased after the establishment of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor. This traffic passes through the bazaar on its way to and from the dry port. Photograph by the author, 2017. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 362–369.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Aaron Glasserman Abstract In Western discourse today the charge that Islam is “not just a religion” but a comprehensive social system is leveled to cast doubt over Muslims' ability to integrate into a political community. In the People's Republic of China, this understanding of Islam has served...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 203–213.
Published: 01 May 2007
...David N. Lorenzen Duke University Press 2007 Gentile Religion in South India, China, and Tibet: Studies by Three Jesuit Missionaries David N. Lorenzen efore...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 463–478.
Published: 01 August 2007
... known of the bulk the form that texts These Turfan. near and in places cult various in and cave Dunhuang the in mostly territory, Chinese the in discovered texts who deciphered Sogdian Iranologists Grenet Frantz Hinduism and Manichaeism, Buddhism, Zoroastrianism, China...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 616–632.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Kwee Hui Kian © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Pockets of Empire: Integrating the Studies on Social Organizations in Southeast China and Southeast Asia...
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Published: 01 May 2023
Figure 3. Delegation to China with Zhou En-lai and Geshe Sherab Gyatso. Nava Nalanda Mahavihara Archives. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 434–448.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Kaveh Louis Hemmat The Khatay'namah , or Book of China , a description of Chinese government and society in the mid-Ming period, written by a Central Asian merchant and presented to the Ottoman court in 1516, is evidence that the advent of more rationalized, centralized, and bureaucratic forms...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 456–470.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Max Ajl Abstract This article considers the influence of Maoist China on Tunisian development theory in the late 1950s and early 1960s. The shadow—or brilliant light—of the Chinese experience was evident in Tunisia by the late 1950s, where wide-scale agrarian reform within the People's Republic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 687–688.
Published: 01 December 2005
... itr n h oiiso ainlUnity National of Politics the and History Edge: China’s at Mongols...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 83–85.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Gloria Waite The Star Raft: China's Encounter with Africa by Philip Snow, (Ithaca, N. Y.: Cornell University Press) 1988, 250 pages, including Index, paperback. Copyright 1990: South Asia Bulletin 1989 South Asia Bulletin, volume 9 number 2, 1989. coastal East Africa and parts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 442–455.
Published: 01 December 2023
...John Chen Abstract Muslim leaders in China experienced political and social fracture and intellectual reorientation as a result of the Chinese Civil War (1945–49) and the early Cold War. Influential Chinese Muslim and Uyghur imams and officials who were once allies and friends found themselves...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 24–51.
Published: 01 May 2014
...John T. Chen From 1938 to 1947, a Chinese Muslim scholar named Muhammad Tawāḍuʿ Pang (known in China as Pang Shiqian) lived and studied at al-Azhar, Cairo’s famed center of Islamic learning. During his time in Egypt, he produced his Arabic-language magnum opus, China and Islam , published...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 188–195.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Mary E. John This essay engages with the text The Birth of Chinese Feminism, which centers primarily on the writings of He-Yin Zhen, one of the earliest Chinese feminists, produced at the turn of the twentieth century and translated into English for the first time. He-Yin offered China...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 410–419.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Jenny Rose This article provides a nuanced look at an eastern Iranian people whose contribution to both the material and ideological culture of the “Silk Road” is just beginning to come to light. The centrality of Sogdian involvement in trade with both China and India is evidenced from recently...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 113–116.
Published: 01 May 2017
... to provide preliminary reports on the condition of the humanities in Africa, the Arab World, South Asia, and China and Taiwan. The picture is, by and large, grim. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 humanities Global South References Brinkley Alan . “The Landscape of Humanities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 26–42.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Figure 3. Delegation to China with Zhou En-lai and Geshe Sherab Gyatso. Nava Nalanda Mahavihara Archives. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 401–409.
Published: 01 December 2010
... in Asia. In the international trade provided by the Silk Road and the sea route, China and India became important centers of production, while the Iranians, such as the Sogdians, Bactrians and Persians, acted as traders and intermediaries in the Eurasian trade. These structures created in late antiquity...