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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 December 2015
...: University of North Carolina Press, 2014 352 pp., $32.95 (paper) Introduction Epistemology and Corporeality in West African Islam In The Walking Qur’an, Rudolph T. Ware III turns his attention to the history of Islam and the worlds it made in West Africa. Ware’s ambitious work tackles the subject of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1992) 12 (2): 104–107.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1992 South Asia Bufferin,Vol. XI1 No. 2, Fall 1992. Document: Meeting of Worker Leaders from Common Multinational Corporation in South Asia Held in New Delhi, March 26-28th, 1992. A meeting of South Asian plant worker leaders...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2011) 31 (3): 557–568.
Published: 01 December 2011
... specific experiences of the republican Turkish state and society since 1923. The economic elite have replaced the sultans and pashas as premier benefactors, with personal or corporate donations even rivaling government sources of assistance. The motivations for contemporary philanthropy echo the Muslim...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... production—primarily steel and aluminum as well as coal and water. In this article, Damodaran and Padel examine the mining operations in Central India where Vedanta Resources, a corporation that has become symbolic of neoliberal capitalism in India today, brings huge new foreign investments in to exploit...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 86–102.
Published: 01 May 2017
... commodity production within the global food system or corporate food regime problematizes reemerging “greening the desert” narratives that parade the latest greening technical feats as a solution to securing food production in a warming planet. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 horticulture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2008) 28 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2008
... immutability of the contemporary institutionalization of violence; and demonstrate how particular constellations of (corporate) power, (instrumental) knowledge, and (biased) mass media work to foreclose alternative human and humane spaces of survival, agency, resistance, and, above all, narrative departures...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 December 2014
... This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. infrastructure colonialism corporations energy nature LIFE OF INFRASTRUCTURE Introduction Life of Infrastructure Timothy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 492–504.
Published: 01 December 2015
... , edited by Hanru Hou Johnson Mary Ellyn , 192 – 219 . San Francisco, CA : San Francisco Art Institute , 2011 . Robins Nick . The Corporation That Changed the World: How the East India Company Shaped the Modern Multinational . London : Pluto , 2006 . Sikander Shahzia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1996) 16 (2): 53–61.
Published: 01 August 1996
... University Press). Bikson , T. K. , and S. A. Law 1994 . Global Preparedness and Human Resources: College and Corporate Perspectives (Santa Monica: Rand Corporation). Carter , Gwendolen 1983 . “The Founding of the African Studies Association,” African Studies Review , 26 , 3/4...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1988) 8 (1_and_2): 70–74.
Published: 01 August 1988
.... opportunism of political parties - with the its Hindu appeal. The effort was not wasted. Subsequently it exception of the communists - in wooing rank communalist did capture the Bombay Municipal Corporation. parties like the Shiv Sena for short term political gains, it There is one more thing to be...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 December 2015
... , 2015 . Birla Ritu . “Maine (and Weber) Against the Grain: Towards a Postcolonial Genealogy of the Corporate Person.” Journal of Law and Society 40 , no. 1 ( 2013 ): 92 – 114 . ———. Stages of Capital: Law, Culture, and Market Governance in Late Colonial India . Durham, NC : Duke...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1999) 19 (2): 86–88.
Published: 01 August 1999
... lucrative oil pipeline deal for a major corporation? How important is the trade in narcotics and arms to the Taliban, and who else is Understanding Afghanistan seems to pose great involved? Observers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1986) 6 (1): 51–52.
Published: 01 May 1986
...Shelley Feldman; Florence E. McCarthy Larry Everest. Behind the Poison Cloud: Union Carbides's Bhopal Massacre. Chicago: Banner Press. 1985. 192 pp. 1986 South &la Bullotln, Vol. VI No. 1, Sprlng 1986. The ofkW Unkn Carbide Corporation Report of March 1085 lays...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2005) 25 (2): 318–340.
Published: 01 August 2005
... manifestations, a contours, only cultural provides and essay social, this political, topic, this of scope vio- broad political the cultural of Given consequences and lence. and social effects, reception, long-term influences, and nuanced other contemporary and revo- multifaceted corporeal the the of examined...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2001) 21 (1-2): 88–98.
Published: 01 August 2001
... processes of globalization make the very concept of the for- production and consumption are sovereign, trumping the laws eign obsolete? Benjamin Barber seems to have argued as of legislatures and courts”8—and what, on the other hand, he much: “modern transnational corporations in quest of global calls...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2007) 27 (3): 647–655.
Published: 01 December 2007
... transnational corporations, and transna- capped by generations of survival as a distinct tional sex workers are all labeled diasporas, the 2.  Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza and Francesco Cavalli- 4.  See Simon Dubnow’s entry on “Diaspora” in Ency- 6.  Shepperson’s paper was first published in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1999) 19 (2): 61–85.
Published: 01 August 1999
... its multinational corporations, its tic economies. This was in some contrast to the domi- great banks, and of course its state - all of these nant trends in the relatively inertial, hegemonic US turned out to constitute significant barriers to its con- economy, which witnessed an epoch-making...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2000) 20 (1-2): 88–112.
Published: 01 August 2000
...: Political and Economic Reforms in Eastern Europe and Latin America . New York: Cambridge University Press. Ram, Nandu. 1988 . The Mobile Scheduled Castes: Rise of a New Middle Class. Delhi: Hindustan Publishing Corporation. Robison, Richard and David Goodman, eds. 1996 . The New Rich in Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2013) 33 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2013
... spatialization of the spell cast by the “oil magic,” as Coronil calls the capitalist/corporate outlook of oil companies. it in his incisive analysis of the evolution of mo- In this respect they can be compared with the min- dernity and the petro-­state in twentieth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2001) 21 (1-2): 80–81.
Published: 01 August 2001
... simple definitions and easy corporate reports, and the language of trade and develop- assessments. No single or synthetic definition of ment,” she writes, “but they are quite literal objects of repres- globalization is offered here. Rather, the authors present the sion: of forgetting, public erasure...