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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 191–202.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Veerle Van Gijsegem Duke University Press 2006 Criminal Law of French Origin and Criminal Behavior of African Occult Origin: The Modernity of Witchcraft Trials in the West of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 557–572.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sarah Gandee This article explores the postcolonial criminalization of a so-called criminal tribe in the borderlands of East Punjab in the years following independence and Partition of the Indian subcontinent in 1947. A small proportion of the Rai Sikhs had been notified by the colonial government...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 563–565.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... It also insists on viewing corruption as historically contingent and as simultaneously a moral discourse, legal category, and material practice. In this way, my argument dovetails with Vaishnav's account of the interanimation of criminality and politics in India. Sunila Kale and Sandipto Dasgupta...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 99–108.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Parita Mukta © 1995: South Asia Bulletin 1995 Wresting Riches, Marginalizing the Poor, Criminalizing Dissent: The Building of the Narmada Dam in Western India Parita Mukta The relationship between state power and agrar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (2): 101–113.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Henry F. Carey © 1996: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1996 Criminal Injustice and Mimic Democratization in Pakistan Henry F. Carey Pakistan, what one scholar calls “one of the most century of existence. Imran Khan, the star...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 December 2015
... vernacular speculative activities in a period of global financialization, demonstrating how market engagements with uncertainty that were previously criminalized were slowly folded into legality and governance. It illuminates a range of informal, localized practices participating in global financial flows...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 547–551.
Published: 01 December 2019
... choices in Vaishnav's account of India's criminal politicians. In discussing each author's contributions, rather than providing a comprehensive account, Kale focuses on the parts of their arguments that are useful for comparative discussion. Moral Economies of Corruption: State Formation and Political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 562–563.
Published: 01 December 2019
... theoretically interesting questions about corruption, criminality, and their historical embeddedness. In particular, they force a rethinking of the commonly accepted notion that in many contexts the state, far from being seen as the remedy to citizens' core grievances, is the very source of the grievance to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 558–562.
Published: 01 December 2019
... contrasting poles of righteous anger and resigned acceptance. This cohabitation of anger and resignation point to a paradox that informs much of social scientific inquiry into the widespread phenomenon of corruption and criminality in the democracies of the global South. Corruption is widely acknowledged...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 385–401.
Published: 01 December 2018
... 2018 sovereignty pardon legal history crime violence colonialism References Agamben Giorgio . State of Exception . Translated by Attel Kevin . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2003 . Anagol Padma . “ The Emergence of the Female Criminal in India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 214–226.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... Ciao fc fItrainlCiia utc,19) and 1991); Justice, Criminal ed., Lippman, Matthew International of Office (Chicago: Introduction Shari’a Law: Islamic in Responsibility Criminal and Crime...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 260–278.
Published: 01 August 2014
... for further crimes. Under the special courts, Bengal therefore issued an ordinance setting up all three were tried and sentenced to death. special criminal courts to ensure speedy disposal These two incidents in West Bengal and of cases arising out of subversive activities. These Saurashtra...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 August 2020
... I believe to be a kind of “terrorist exception” to the normal rules and procedures that govern criminal prosecutions. Essentially, I articulated the argument that where criminal defendants ordinarily received a certain modicum of rights and protections when prosecuted, defendants in criminal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 213–219.
Published: 01 May 2016
... companied it.1 Justice became coupled with legal- 1. See Clarke, “Refiguring the Perpetrator.” 214 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East • 36:1 • 2016 ity and criminal responsibility was individualized. colonial social worlds and also have implications...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 367–374.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., MA : Harvard University Press , 2012 . Ramnath Kalyani . “ The Colonial Difference between Law and Fact: Notes on the Criminal Jury in India .” India Economic and Social History Review 50 ( 2013 ): 341 – 63 . Sarkar Tanika . “ Rhetoric against Age of Consent: Resisting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 71–72.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Forms of Dis- Nigeria; Christian evangelicalism and Jewish orthodoxy crimination Against Women. Forty-nine states have de- in the United States; Jewish fundamentalism and na- clined to sign the Convention, of which half have large tionalism in Israel; the impact of the Intifada on Pales...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 64–66.
Published: 01 May 1989
... and brutality made against the IPKF are have resulted in any public inquiries or criminal prosecution. fabricated and unfair” and said that “most of these charges However, four police officers were charged with the murder have been found to be baseless.” There were also allegations of a...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 72–74.
Published: 01 August 1989
... for North West Frontier International’s knowledge. Province and Baluchistan and cannot assess what proportion Many political prisoners convicted by special military may have been wrongly charged with criminal offenses on courts were among those released under thc...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Lorenzi is an assistant professor of history at Programme in the History of Development). the City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Deniz Kandiyoti is emeritus professor in the Depart­ ment of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 220–221.
Published: 01 May 2014
... publica- tions focus primarily on criminal justice and identity in the Ottoman Empire and include Prisons in the Late Ottoman Empire: Microcosms of Modernity forthcoming from Edinburgh University Press (2014) and Living in the Ottoman Realm: Sultans, Subjects, and Elites, coed- ited with...