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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Richard David Williams Abstract In early modern North India, knowledge systems developed simultaneously in multiple “classical” and “vernacular” languages. This article examines the processes of multilingual knowledge transmission through an analysis of a Brajbhasha (classical Hindi) music treatise...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2017) 37 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 May 2017
... ( 1993 ): 254 – 73 . POLITICS of FOOD Modernizing Peasants and “Master Farmers” Progressive Agriculture in Early Independent India Benjamin Siegel n May...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1990) 10 (1): 54–60.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Timothy Ryan Copyright 1991: South Asia Bulletin 1990 South Asia Bulletin, volume 10 number 1,1990. At The Barricades: Press-state Relations In Modern India Timothy Ryan The health of a democratic society such as India’s is ity of the press as a formal opposition to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2007) 27 (2): 303–314.
Published: 01 August 2007
... particularly crucial classifi - the early seventeenth century (about as long as cation “native of India.” This category, by virtu- Britons have been sailing to India).3 ally any defi nition, included the largest number The relatively rapid and huge British...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 254–270.
Published: 01 August 2003
... the twentieth century be- Jean Comaroff have questioned the usefulness of con- comes one of the most modern in India and achieves version as an analytical category. In their work, they note zero population in the 1990’s. that Protestant conversion activities were “decided by a The long conversation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2007) 27 (2): 245–258.
Published: 01 August 2007
... much aland-based werevery India in British the Bythen, century. complex nineteenth bythe more grown had situation the markets, for overseas search bythe driven power and naval to tied undoubtedly was expansion when British atime era, modern early the in some currency...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2009) 29 (3): 582–583.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Michael H. Fisher India Traders of the Middle Ages: Documents from the Cairo Geniza (“India Book”) S. D. Goitein and Mordechai A. Friedman Leiden: Brill, 2008 xxxii + 918 pp., $336.00 (cloth) Duke University Press 2009 India Traders of the Middle Ages...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2004) 24 (2): 19–21.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Dar-mo sMan-rams-pa, one of an inner group of Sanjay Subrahmanyam, Penumbral Visions: Making Polities in physicians close to the Fifth Dalai Lama. Yet they will Early Modern South India (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan now enter the historical record for what they tell us Press, 2001). about the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 449–462.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... Enlightenment the central state was the means and the mecha- Needless to say, this grandiose dream, strikingly nism. Long after their project of establishing an modern in that it was really designed to domi- East India Company that could rival its English nate western and southern Asia, encompassing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and consolidation of India’s modernity unravels, on Memorial University some scrutiny, to reveal an altogether more fraught doi 10.1215/1089201x-2009-016 role relationship to modernity borne by this vener...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2009) 29 (3): 556–572.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Second Empire in the nineteenth century. Duke University Press 2009 The Second Empire: The Transformation of the Ottoman Polity in the Early Modern...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 341–355.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Firoozeh Papan-Matin `Ayn al-Qudat (AD 1096/98–1131) was a significant scholar of Islamic mysticism whose teachings inspired others and especially the early Chishti mystics of India. This article discusses the importance of `Ayn al-Qudat through an analysis of his work and his reception by medieval...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 473–490.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Australia, India, Malaya, and large parts of the Americas at the same time. By documenting the contemporaneous appearance in Iran and a series of other regions of iron handpresses and the products on which they depended, the essay argues for the repositioning of Iranian printing as part of a larger global...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . Denault Leigh . “ ‘A Babel of Law’: Hindu Marriage, Global Spaces and Intimate Subjects in Late Nineteenth- Century India ”. In Marriage, Law and Modernity: Global Histories , edited by Moses Julia , 149 – 67 . London : Bloomsbury Academic , 2017 . Elphinstone Mountstuart . The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2016) 36 (1): 42–43.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Press , 2004 . Mehta Uday Singh . Liberalism and Empire: A Study in Nineteenth-Century British Liberal Thought . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 1999 . Rao Anupama . The Caste Question: Dalits and the Politics of Modern India . Berkeley : University of California Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2014) 34 (2): 260–278.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Singh as ‘Satyagrahi’: The Limits to Non-Violence in Late Colonial India .” Modern Asian Studies 43 , no. 3 ( 2009 ): 649 – 68 . Narrain Arvind . “ ‘My Experiments with Law’: Gandhi’s Exploration of Law’s Potential .” NUJS Law Review 6 ( 2013 ): 273 – 300 . Nehru Jahawarlal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 291–305.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Babli Sinha This article studies the impact of the American cinema on British India in the early twentieth century. Cinema is a valuable lens with which to study the triangular relationship between the United States, Britain, and South Asia because American films were popular and controversial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 August 2016
... this attitude anachronistically imports into its dis- medieval or early modern history outside India. cussion categories like “economy” and “interest” There is also the wariness about nationalism, or that Indian political thinkers had long recognized at least its populist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 68–81.
Published: 01 May 2019
... English and of print technologies, and the split between Hindi and Urdu that rocked North India in the 1870s and 1880s. While we observe some notable shifts—modern Hindi, English, and the colonial office—there are also many continuities: Brajbhasha and Avadhi devotional poetry and poetic circles, Persian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 186–200.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Rinku Lamba This essay seeks to complicate the intellectual landscape of late-nineteenth-century colonial India by probing the manner in which Indian social reformers negotiated the possibilities for social change in the context of colonial rule. Particular attention is paid to the views of the...