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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 (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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 563–565.
Published: 01 December 2019
... 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 describe...
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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 (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
... of 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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 300–311.
Published: 01 December 2021
... surveillance of criminals and vagabonds as well as a scientific context marked by a key mutation: the birth of the immunized self. The Yellow Card documents the vaccines, including the dose, which are mandatory for a range of diseases depending on the destination of the traveler. It allows freedom...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of 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): 558–562.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the 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 (2014) 34 (2): 260–278.
Published: 01 August 2014
... and Development of the Special Criminal Court, 1922-2005 . London : Four Courts , 2007 . De Rohit . “ The Federal Court and Civil Liberties in Late Colonial India .” In Fates of Political Liberalism in the British Post-Colony: The Politics of the Legal Complex , edited by Halliday Terence...
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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 (2020) 40 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Report . 3. “Guantanamo Docket,” New York Times , www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/guantanamo/detainees/current (accessed June 25, 2019). 2. Bernstein, “Explosion at the Twin Towers.” 1. Said, Crimes of Terror . In sum, the criminal prosecution model has not been...
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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 (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 (2022) 42 (1): 36–50.
Published: 01 May 2022
... breaches of criminal law. In every society, there may be people who would find it appropriate to denounce fellow citizens. Nevertheless, the scholarly literature on denunciations imparts that such phenomena increase to extremity in certain societies. 9 These are societies in which authoritarian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 51–62.
Published: 01 May 2022
... as Lebanese criminal law stipulates, they are released by a “Christian” judge (as an Arab newspaper stressed) on condition that the young Muslim men memorize verses from the Quran; the judge justifies her order to spare the young men by her intention to set an example of “forgiveness among religions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 404–419.
Published: 01 August 2022
... to “paramountcy.” Despite its imposition of a military-fiscal despotism, or likely because of it, a “crisis of criminality” famously also erupted from the 1820s. Attempts to demobilize irregular mercenaries and steady agrarian taxes meant cowing and corralling traditionally mobile bodies, many of them recently...
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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 amnesty...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 147–159.
Published: 01 May 2014
... , 1947 . Cörüt İlker . “ Social Rationality of Lower Class Criminal Practices in the Late Nineteenth-Century İstanbul .” MA thesis , Boğaziçi University , İstanbul , 2005 . Crawford Francis Marion . Constantinople 1895 . New York : C. Schribner’s Sons , 1895 . Demirel...