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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 164–171.
Published: 01 May 2011
... coastal cities and their predominantly Sunni Muslim populations. Shifting the geographic focus this way means that some of the same tropes and methods used to construct putative national histories can be applied to develop subnational sectarian narratives. This article studies the 1980s-era output...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 455–472.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., Mendelsohn’s essay treats Eko Atlantic City as an entry point into Lagos’s situation of precarious coastal urbanism within the deep time of its socionatural evolution. The essay develops an explicitly geosocial reading drawing on an interdisciplinary approach to urban and environmental media studies, centering...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 83–85.
Published: 01 August 1989
... an abundance of porcelain to coastal cities and inland Chinese came to Africa to work in the mines; some went to kingdoms in East Africa. Most Chinese knowledge about French West Africa, but most worked in the South African African people in this period was acquired second-hand, al- mines, where...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 355–367.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and Muslim Port Cities: Mercantile Materiality in Coastal East Africa.” Art History 38 , no. 4 ( 2015 ): 702 – 17 . ———. Swahili Port Cities: The Architecture of Elsewhere . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 2016 . Moorthy Shanti . “Abdulrazak Gurnah and Littoral...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 173–180.
Published: 01 August 2003
... and villages of West Bank treated our people He chose instead literary metaphors to treat current di- who were expelled by Israel from their coastal cities and lemmas of the returnees. The aridity of the Palestinian villages…and came to stay in our mountainous towns new return is equivalent to the arid soil...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 185–193.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of independent republic in 1960 and as greater numbers of Sufi disciples moved from rural inland areas to the coastal cities like Dakar, bringing with them their recitational practices and styles of public assembly. As the scale, frequency, and volume of these gatherings increased—the latter most notably through...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 545–546.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of Mocha’s gov- © 2011 by Duke University Press was the true coffee entrepôt for which Mocha ernors in an attempt to challenge long-­held along with other coastal cities served as mari- views about the Qasimi imamate as a parochial time outlets. The characterization of Mocha as polity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 547–549.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of Mocha’s gov- © 2011 by Duke University Press was the true coffee entrepôt for which Mocha ernors in an attempt to challenge long-­held along with other coastal cities served as mari- views about the Qasimi imamate as a parochial time outlets. The characterization of Mocha as polity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 May 2020
... and unequal. For instance, the cities established through colonialism have been largely sited on coasts, in defiance of threats from tropical cyclones and coastal flooding, indeed often on landfill. The localness of climate change is perhaps most salient in these vulnerable and exposed places. Yet climate...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 36–42.
Published: 01 August 2002
... that one of the causes of the conflict lay Beirut and the other coastal cities, and their accessibility from in the contrasting historical outlooks of the rural and urban the sea. It was “the statement of the interests of a commer- regions of the country. He claimed that other analyses tended cial city...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 176–190.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of unknown circumstances” traveled between the bound for Liverpool, Marseilles, and other ports of booming coastal province and adjacent provinces. transit — grew rapidly in sophistication. Boatmen Many of these laborers were Armenians native to in cities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 368–390.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Photography and Swahili Mercantile Aesthetics.” In A Companion to Modern African Art , edited by Salami Gitti Visona Monica B. , 96 – 112 . New York : Wiley-Blackwell , 2013 . ———. “Chinese Porcelain and Muslim Port Cities: Mercantile Materiality in Coastal East Africa.” Art History...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 518–531.
Published: 01 December 2014
... car and motor transportation. Thus, in its break- hobbies. Moreover, traveling by car away from the ing down of geographical constraints, automobil- coastal cities, the bourgeois urban resident tra- ity in interwar Lebanon, as happened elsewhere versed the country’s landscape, engaging in new...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 248–255.
Published: 01 August 2020
... in North Africa. From a direct form of racialized violence leaving Muslim Tunisians on the low end of the colonial social ladder of worth, salaries, and the right to life, one moved to a more symbolic form of violence, with the south of the country quasi-racialized as less valuable than the urban coastal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 405–417.
Published: 01 August 2014
... the it the ‘Middle Sea’ or the ‘Inner Sea.’ It derives its coastal cities and the interior (Alexandria, Jafa, name from the fact that it lies in the middle of dry Beirut, Izmir versus Cairo, Damascus, the desert, land.”50 the mountain), and an association of that special...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Coastal Power Plants .” India Together , July 28 , 2014 . www.indiatogether.org/water-concerns-near-coastalthermal-power-plant-krishnapattanam-cheyyurenvironment . Dharmadhikary Shripad . Mountains of Concrete: Dam Building in the Himalayas . Berkeley, CA : International Rivers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 407–419.
Published: 01 December 2019
... targets in this “Operation Linda Nchi” (literally, “Operation Protect the Nation”), was the port city of Kismayu, long considered to be an al-Shabaab stronghold, and the main source of revenue for the group. A 2011 report by the United Nations Security Council's Monitoring Group on Somalia and Eritrea...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 336–354.
Published: 01 August 2017
... on social identification among Kenyan coastal Muslims by taking an ethnographic ear to Indian taarab clowning and its “harlequin poetics.” © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Swahili identity poetics vocality vocal anthropology ethnomusicology Indian Ocean My research in Mombasa...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and the Graduate Center, research on the recording industry in Nairobi. City University of New York. David Gilmartin is Distinguished Professor of History Partha Chatterjee is a professor of anthropology and at North Carolina...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 616–632.
Published: 01 December 2007
... these patrilineal kinship organizations ing section summarizes the findings on the eco- in the past two to three decades. Their analyses nomic interaction between coastal China and are oriented toward state-society tensions, that Southeast Asia in history, indicating how the late is, how far the Confucianist...