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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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 (2021) 41 (3): 423–440.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Emma Park Abstract This article explores the incremental privatization of what is today East Africa's largest corporation, communications and finance firm Safaricom. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, British multinational Vodafone became a partial shareholder of Safaricom, with the government...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 312–317.
Published: 01 December 2021
... with these ethical dilemmas during the HIV-AIDS pandemic at the end of the twentieth century, when global South governments led by Nelson Mandela fought multinational pharmaceutical corporations for the right to essential life-saving drugs. Can the same strategies be mobilized to deal with inequalities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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 Mitchell...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 557–568.
Published: 01 December 2011
... 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 consciousness...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2008
... 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. Duke University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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 (2020) 40 (2): 257–265.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the nature of the “translocal” (places where the global is made local). We want to understand how these political, economic, social, and technological transformations have affected and continue to affect traders, corporations, and lawyers engaged in transnational, and transsystemic, legal interactions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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. POLITICS of FOOD Plastics and Agriculture in the Desert...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 277–290.
Published: 01 August 2020
... in the waxing and waning phases of the modern state. 52. Kadens, “Myth of the Customary Law Merchant.” 53. Robins, Corporation that Changed the World , 15 . 54. For a discussion of the nature of this sovereignty in Mughal India, with comparative reflections from South Asian historiography...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (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 (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 (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 70–74.
Published: 01 August 1988
.... 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 noted here. When the May should be pointed out that the Congress, the Janata and other 1984...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 88–98.
Published: 01 August 2001
... 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 “Jihad”—the reinvigoration of local cultures, ethnic and markets...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 61–85.
Published: 01 August 1999
...- hegemonic position as expressed in the internation- dound, for the most part, to the benefit of the domes- alizing ambitions of 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 163–177.
Published: 01 August 2006
... as ces of government with unsavory corporate alliances, used political power unabashedly to to powerunabashedly political used alliances, corporate unsavory ofgovernmentwith ces eres not governed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 December 2015
... global corporations in the form of the of such stages of imagination and anticipation can East India Company and for a colonial economy be scaled up to broader cross-­regional and global that asserted the unique value of English capital- currents. ism.15 More recently, India has since its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 88–112.
Published: 01 August 2000
... 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: Mobile Phones, McDonalds and Middle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 51–56.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., an influential member of the Calcutta municipal corporation, although the housing market was operating through its own set of laws, it could nonetheless be subjugated to the domain of judicial law. He deposed that “the law of supply and demand became a fetish, a law which might sometimes act cruelly but must...