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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 241–248.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Annapurna Mamidipudi Abstract Handloom weaving in India is a vibrant and dynamic craft-based technology that is more than two thousand years old. It is the second-largest provider of rural livelihoods, with a 10 percent share of the domestic textile market, unified under the cultural brand...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 108–114.
Published: 01 August 1994
... govern- marine resources continues to be harvested by arti- ment’s ban on bottom trawling during the mon- sanal fishermen using a rich diversity of craft and soon, and against the earlier High Court judgment gear tested through the centuries. in favor of Kerala Trawlnet Boat Operator’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 4–13.
Published: 01 August 1995
... industrious European Protestant street.”14 Others became “tailors, barbers, laborers who could teach a craft.9 and wharf boatmen.”l5 Simultaneously with their The original settlers, the Black Poor from Eng- increasing fortune in trade, the liberated Africans land, African...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 584–599.
Published: 01 December 2005
... to the primacy at ascribes and rationality organizations, nomic formal as often crafted agencies, be development can external institutions by “successful” that implies perspective. “ethnographic” view more functionalist former, second, the a Importantly, from distinct as seen be may bodies, development...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 112–133.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., or play working-­class mobilizations that can emerge in de- on the same soil as the nonpoor do.”4 That certain fense of place-­based livelihoods. places and people must disproportionately absorb While there has been little or no attention the harm associated with various forms of detri- to waste...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 August 2019
.... Tripoli's propertied classes mostly earned their livelihoods from orchards that they owned and cultivated in the immediate vicinity of the city. In contrast, the wealth of Nablus came from extending credit and extracting surplus product from peasant cultivators in the hinterland. These two contrasting modes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 680–685.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and the queer world of gender-dissident “fioto” men and their boyfriends in urban Congo. Finally, it crafts a new definition of “queerness” from erotic realities Dankwa depicts and which trouble its dominant understanding as antinormativity. • • • Queer African studies have grown rapidly over...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 May 2023
... that build upon historical and ritual precedents while simultaneously crafting new paradigms within a transnational, postcolonial arena. Taking inspiration from this translocative orientation, the contributors explore precolonial histories of Buddhist movement alongside more recent networks of Buddhist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 24–36.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., “which represents the vast bulk of democratic politics in India, is not under the moral-political leadership of the capitalist class.” 10 And what constitutes the “basic needs of livelihood” is here not a “fixed quantum of goods determined by biological or other historical criteria.” It represents...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 401–409.
Published: 01 December 2010
... production important for Eurasian trade. Some of the agricultural production was not only for local consumption but had a wider distribution in other markets. Agricultural Production: Iran and Beyond The main mode of production and source of income and livelihood in late antique Iran...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 440–453.
Published: 01 December 2014
... , 1737–70 . Bowring John . Report on Egypt and Candia . London : W. Clowes and Sons , 1840 . Chalcraft John T. The Striking Cabbies of Cairo and Other Stories: Crafts and Guilds in Egypt, 1863–1914 . Albany : State University of New York Press , 2005 . DeLanda Manuel...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 27–35.
Published: 01 August 1981
... and the communities (as in Punjab). In addition to colonial state. The British, quite ration- agriculture, these areas had extensive trade, ally, decided to maintain stability by re- commerce, and craft production (Habib, 1963). inforcing traditional authority. It was thus that the colonial militarist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 570–587.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the romances themselves, the history of storytellers and their craft has been almost completely neglected by scholars, though Shamsur Rahman Faruqi, Sunil Sharma, and Paul Losensky have recently collected important de- tails regarding their lives.9 There is some excuse for this neglect in that the data...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 52–66.
Published: 01 May 2014
...). These metaphorics of weight and im- In this way, Gulamgiri is not just a polemic about pression reinforce that shudra-­atishudra conscious- Aryan enslavement, Brahmanical domination, or ness is formed by and through Brahmanical craft. even the origins of jatibhed; rather it is a blueprint Such craft weighs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 25–29.
Published: 01 May 1986
... is not enhanced even if they bear children, and even there, in the rural extended family, a new virtually monopolize production of subsistence goods. This appears to bride's security and livelihood depend on her performance. Not pro- be true in Sugao. If equity between the sexes is considered important...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 321–334.
Published: 01 August 2003
... or herbalists were very popular in these urban and Western Deserts are propagated as areas where neighborhoods. Men and women both went to them for people could earn a living through agriculture, fishing, a variety of ailments. They deal with a range of male small industries, or craft production.41 problems...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... young men in armed revolt, smuggled weapons to and around the British Empire, and supported its Ghadr di Gunj members’ livelihoods materially and emotionally. Har Dayal was born in Delhi in 1884. He attended Maia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 26–46.
Published: 01 May 1989
... exceptions the quality of cal life becomes increasingly ‘Islamicized’ under the Zia their craft has deteriorated and their activity curtailed. Government. Already, Sunni Islamic political parties Unequal economic development within castes, edu- and religious groups are infiltrating into the village...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 20–35.
Published: 01 August 2002
... and the “Arya nerji have argued that such a point of view was the product of Mahila Samaj” by Pandita Ramabai Saraswati. While the for- women like Devi imbibing ideals of Victorian femininity. mer was turned into a craft center for widows and young girls, Bannerji saw a utilitarian logic always triumphing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 43–60.
Published: 01 May 2023
... across northern India rallied together in protest, eventually forcing Gait's proposal to be withdrawn. 11 It is notable that most of these groups had until then shown very little, if any, interest in caste reform and Dalit livelihoods, but suddenly the possibility that Hindu political constituencies...
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