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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Masoud Kazemzadeh © 1996: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1996 The State, Civil Society and the Prospects of Islamic Fundamentalism Masoud Kazemzadeh Why have fundamentalists so far succeeded only in rulers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 21–34.
Published: 01 May 2015
... . The Civil Contract of Photography . New York : Zone , 2008 . Barthes Roland . Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography . Translated by Howard Richard . New York : Hill and Wang , 1981 . Bayly C. A. Recovering Liberties: Indian Thought in the Age of Liberalism and Empire...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 605–621.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Frances S. Hasso Based on analysis of scholarly and primary sources that include July 2011 and January and February 2014 fieldwork in Cairo, this article examines civil as a word with multiple synchronic meanings and shifts in valence in Egypt between January 2011 and July 2013. I argue that civil...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 57–69.
Published: 01 May 2012
... acknowledge these contributions and am indebted to all, any errors are my own. Unless otherwise noted, all translations are my own. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Specter and Reality of Corruption in State and Civil Society: Privatizing and Auditing Poor Relief in Turkey Damla Isik...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 27–30.
Published: 01 August 1989
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 67–73.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Suriya Wickremasinghe Copyright 1988: South Asia Bulletin 1989 South Asia Bulletin, volume 9 number 1 (1989). Document: Civil Rights Movement of Sri Lanka (29 September 1989) CIVILIZATION AND HUMANITY IN PERIL Can we take the risk of killing innocent youth? Of course...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 36–50.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Vivek Bhandari Duke University Press 2006 Civil Society and the Predicament of Multiple Publics Vivek Bhandari n a newspaper article published recently, Neera Chandhoke, someone...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 191–203.
Published: 01 May 2005
... fteLbns ii War Civil Lebanese the of Memory Private and Public est fCiaoPes 92;Per oa ed., 94). Nora, Pierre 1992); Press, Chicago of versity Halbwachs, Maurice 2. of city old the of destroyed. most Hama and killed were estimated An people regime. thousand Baathist twenty...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 341–359.
Published: 01 August 2005
... fIa’ is Constitution First Iran’s of Making the and Liberties Civil oedtie icsino oeo hs suswl appear will issues these of Afary, in some of discussion detailed more A assistances. editorial their for Welland Heather Tang, Tanya and Tan, Sindelar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 674–685.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Mohamed Zayani The advent of civil society in the Arab world, the proliferation of nongovernmental advocacy organizations, and the expansion of civil society activism have been heralded as promising developments with significant implications on the region’s immutable political environment. While...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Sahana Ghosh Abstract This introduction offers a critical survey of existing scholarship on security and surveillance, especially post-9/11. Presenting the five essays of this special section, it illustrates the new directions they provide for the study of civil-military relations and surveillance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 439–450.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the articulations of national security in India's eastern borderlands through a gender lens to trace the logics of threat and protection that are made and unmade in everyday civil-military relations. The article explores the social and spatial forms through which civil-military relations unfold and proposes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 294–313.
Published: 01 August 2014
... a civilizational one: to secure the law, as a Western legal tradition on the southernmost tip of Africa. The Prerogative of Civilized Peoples Apartheid, Law, and Politics Suren Pillay he history of law in colonial contexts, it is now more widely...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 423–437.
Published: 01 December 2009
... project. It is Islamism as political practice and not solely the dynamism of civil society that lies at the root of the city's religious transformation. Nevertheless, Islamism becomes influential because it is able to link civil society and urban subjectivity to its project. These arguments are based...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 8–20.
Published: 01 May 2015
... with the disturbance of public order and are responded to in kind. Based on Azoulay’s work on revolutionary moments, the essay works to reconstruct a civil discourse of human rights from these sites where people perform together. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 sovereignty human rights discourse...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 310–323.
Published: 01 August 2015
... theory and westernization movements in postcolonial Muslim societies, as well as the Cold War superpower competition in world politics. Finally, the article reflects on the long-term legacy of the civilizational thinking of Islamism for the post–Cold War clash of civilization discourses and contemporary...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 575–587.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Mayssoun Sukarieh Drawing on analysis of different sources—media analysis, policy documents, interviews, and participant observation—this article analyzes the representation of Queen Rania of Jordan and the First Lady of Syria, Asma al-Assad, and their work in civil society. An analysis of Rania...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 112–133.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and the people who work and reside there are continuously abjected by civil society's propertied classes, which view them with anxiety and loathing, as a source of crime, nuisance and detriment. Thus, “waste” as concept-matter but also a locus where labor and ecology meet is a neglected but powerful site...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 174–177.
Published: 01 May 2016
... “Europe alone as a site of reason” with “other cultures as violent,” thus setting up “Europe as a trustee” of human civilization. The darker side of European modernity, Grovogui argues, is the tendency to ignore the subjectivity of the rest; this “absence of critical comparative studies sustains...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 513–532.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Pedram Partovi This essay investigates the place of cinema in the formulation and maintenance of an Iranian popular civil religion—reworking older ideas and practices largely taken from Islam to articulate with modern social and political change in Iran. Of particular interest is the theme...