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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Imperialism, the State, and NGOs: Middle Eastern Contexts and Contestations Nahla Abdo ince the Gulf War in 1991 and more so after September 11 and the war on terror...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 383–389.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Israel Gershoni; Amy Singer Duke University Press 2008 Introduction: Intellectual History in Middle Eastern Studies Israel Gershoni and Amy Singer n recent decades, intellectual history has not been a fashionable field in Middle Eastern studies. While in the 1950s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 3–19.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Linda T. Darling Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 “Do Justice, Do Justice, For That is Paradise”: Middle Eastern Advice for Indian Muslim Rulers - Linda T. Darling The Islamic literary genre...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 355–367.
Published: 01 August 2017
... on the Eastern African Coast, AD 700–1500.” Journal of World Prehistory 23 , no. 4 ( 2010 ): 195 – 217 . Gikandi Simon . “Between Roots and Routes: Cosmopolitanism and the Claims of Locality.” In Rerouting the Postcolonial: New Directions for the New Millenium , edited by Wilson Janet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 353–357.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Ottoman Levant family sharia political economy Beshara Doumani's Family Life in the Ottoman Mediterranean is a model social history of family life, using sharia court records to draw a rich and complex picture of the Eastern Mediterranean...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 439–450.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the articulations of national security in India's eastern borderlands through a gender lens to trace the logics of threat and protection that are made and unmade in everyday civil-military relations. The article explores the social and spatial forms through which civil-military relations unfold and proposes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 133–144.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Nina Berman Thoughts on Zionism in the Context of German–Middle Eastern Relations NINA BERMAN I. with it.3 The Zionist positions that Theodor Herzl and Martin Buber’s understanding of Jewish identity emphasized Buber formulated around 1900...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 519–521.
Published: 01 December 2005
... A n h oiiso Intimidation of Politics the and Studies Eastern Middle ntn C ahntnIsiuefrNa atPlc,2001). Policy, East Near for Institute Washington DC: ington, Kramer,Middle the Martin of see denunciation, field, a studies not if Eastern critique, sweeping a For 1...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Tobias Brinkmann The article discusses the impact of World War I on Jewish migrants from Eastern Europe. In modern Jewish history the experience of immigration is almost synonymous with movement to and settlement in immigrant neighborhoods in the heart of big metropolitan cities, especially New...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 555–562.
Published: 01 December 2012
...: the journal Middle Eastern Literatures and the series “Middle Eastern Literatures in Translation.” In both cases the primary value is generating dialogue between specialists from different backgrounds. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Tell Me Something I Don’t Know Michael Beard here...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 389–404.
Published: 01 August 2014
... sphere of influence has held renewed attraction. Economic and political initiatives and educational and cultural projects have promoted transnational exchanges under the auspices of Mediterranean unity. Correspondingly, several Middle Eastern and North African scholars and writers have embraced...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 549–555.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Michael Christopher Low Low’s essay introduces the five essays in this roundtable in volume 34, number 3, which explore theoretical and practical connections between the fields of Middle Eastern and Indian Ocean studies. At least part of the exercise suggested by this forum, Low writes, involves...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 337–344.
Published: 01 August 2016
... exposes how a set of balances, such as the one between “public” and “cloistered” life of the historical discipline, guaranteed the status of historical veracity as a major value. Reflecting on this process from a Middle Eastern standpoint, this essay argues that non-European historicism was so vulnerable...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 428–442.
Published: 01 December 2008
... in Iraqi national historiography, their works reveal the existence of Eastern forms of Iraqi national identity that emphasize the connections among Iraqi, Indian, and Turkish nationalism(s). Such works also complicate our periodization of Iraqi history. Whereas scholars agree that after the end of World...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of communication between eastern and southern Asia concerning the exchange of ideas linked to these practices, and where some scholars presume direct, linear exchange, and obvious congruity, others see radical difference and discontinuity. Taking the inspired work of the Bengali scholar Prabodh Candar Bagchi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 250–261.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Maliha Chishti This article challenges claims to neutrality and impartiality of aid interventions in Afghanistan, arguing that the war on terror intrudes on postconflict peace building and reconstruction interventions in Afghanistan, specifically in the southern and eastern parts of the country...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 312–330.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., and, to a lesser extent, Rio de Janeiro. The vast majority of Muslims in Brazil are Arab Middle Eastern immigrants from Syria, Lebanon, and the Palestinian Territories or their descendants. There are also some African immigrants (from Senegal and Nigeria) and a small but growing number of Brazilian converts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
... to Middle Eastern immigrants. Through interviews and visual analysis of the New York Persian Day Parade, one of more than 180 annual ethnic parades in Manhattan, I track, analyze, and compare the use of space, signs, and performance to argue that Iranian American public events such as the parade offer...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 24–51.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Third World movement. Building on diverse fields including Chinese, Islamic, Middle Eastern, and global history, this essay seeks to decouple Chinese Muslim history from narratives of marginalization and to decouple histories of China and the Middle East from the fraught encounter between “West...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 255–269.
Published: 01 May 2012
... policy which can be partly explained by a distinctive factor: the commitment of the post–General Zia state (or part of it) to a militant version of Islam. Pakistan owes its being to Islam. In August, 1947, the eastern border of the new state was opened to the flow of Muslim refugees from India. Even...