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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 24–48.
Published: 01 May 2017
... food and politics ecological disasters political economy war and politics References Abbott Keith Edward . Cities and Trade: Consul Abbott on the Economy and Society of Iran, 1847–1866 . Edited by Amanat Abbas . London : Ithaca Press , 1983 . Abu-Lughod Janet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2024) 44 (1): 81–85.
Published: 01 May 2024
..., and capital circulations that bind port environments worldwide. Essays in this section collectively make an argument for studying port environments. Projected ecological disasters render the South Asian coastline especially vulnerable to climate change: they compel a deeper engagement with its port...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 141–145.
Published: 01 May 2022
... across the globe. And now, with the deepening climate crisis and persistent growth of ecological disasters, we can soon expect to enter a new phase of large-scale death and displacement due to the growing presence of drought, floods, wildfires, and hurricanes. In fact, multiple nonhuman species have...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... in Eastern India .” In Environmental History and Ecological Economics , edited by McNeill John Pádua Josè Augusto Rangarajan Mahesh , 151 – 86 . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2009 . Damodaran Vinita , “ Globalisation and Mining in Eastern India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 108–114.
Published: 01 August 1994
.... varieties which are in demand in the domestic mar- Disregarding the experiences of the past, the ket. The tropical waters of Indian seas, unlike the state is embarking on a path which cannot but lead few varieties in large numbers in temperate waters, to ecological disaster and the further impoverish...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 86–102.
Published: 01 May 2017
...-Politics, Modernity . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2005 . Moore Jason W. Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital . New York : Verso , 2015 . ———. “Environmental Crises and the Metabolic Rift in World-Historical Perspective.” Organization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 455–472.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Resilience and Sustainability? A Political Ecology Analysis of Eko Atlantic City, Nigeria .” International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 26 ( 2017 ): 85 – 92 . Ajibade Idowu McBean Gordon Bezner-Kerr Rachel . “ Urban Flooding in Lagos, Nigeria: Patterns of Vulnerability...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 389–406.
Published: 01 December 2019
...) and connection to everyday life, even if its identity is constructed and never fixed.” 37 Likewise, Arif Dirlik argues for “groundedness in topography.” Such “‘ecologically conceived’ frameworks,” he reminds us, “are of necessity attentive to fixity of place.” 38 When approaching from China...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 281–290.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of by this line of deconstruction, Ranchor Prime bitrarily dismiss them. Since all nouns can be Nature remarked in Hinduism and Ecology: Seeds of Truth, deconstructed in the same way, not just...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 96–103.
Published: 01 August 1992
... must be rethought in theory and practice of development ever since the terms of ecological sanity, if it is not to become self- newly independent &-Asian countries began a defeating in the long run. search for strategies to break the impasse of poverty in This awareness has created a poignant...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 233–240.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Uzramma Abstract Weaving on the handloom in India remains in the twenty-first century a large industry practiced by several million people, including, besides weavers themselves, others engaged in supporting activities. Indian hand weaving is a potentially viable ecological textile industry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 47–50.
Published: 01 May 1986
... of the country) under forests (or under the forest depart- gone through numerous changes. Many new &sues have arisen, and ment). Since India had a total population of about 683 miWon at the one of the most significant deals with ecological and environmental time this worked out to be 0.109 hectares...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 109–123.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Alcock is no “Intended” and the “darkness” is readers move to related gestures of closure. It presented in the register of ecological disaster is important that readerly sensibilities to appa- that exacerbates human relations. More impor- ratuses of transmission are interrogated. Such tant, Creina...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 163–181.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., or is assigned. Just as people may become kimsesiz, so also can lands, towns, and wider geographies through displacement, expulsion, eviction, and appropriation. Kimsesiz lands tell stories of ecological disasters, violence, or desertion. As a spatial adjective, kimsesiz stresses the relational character...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2024) 44 (1): 118–134.
Published: 01 May 2024
... occupants are unable to access—coastal contamination seeps from these locations to other parts of the urban sea, eviscerating its diverse ecologies. We show how fishers are keenly aware of the ways in which their seas and livelihoods are being sacrificed for the prerogatives of both urban and national...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 27–34.
Published: 01 May 1985
... such disasters' (McAlpin, 1983: 218). course, we should do far more harm than good by attempt- While the construction of roads and railways created the ing to interfere'lg This policy was pursued in Madras, potential for transporting grain into deprived areas, the Deccan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 24–34.
Published: 01 May 2020
... disaster, underdevelopment, or food or water insecurity. Among registered refugees, some groups settled in the camps as early as 1991, fleeing the civil crisis that accompanied the breakdown of the government of Mohammed Siad Barre in Somalia; others were relocated from other refugee-hosting sites...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 584–599.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of Resources,” Management Institu- the Rationality, and Ecological tions, “Moral Cleaver, F. 3...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (2): 176–190.
Published: 01 August 2023
... and as practice throughout the article. This totality allows us to think through an ecology of movement with respect to the moving image through the surface medium of water. To introduce the object and the image of the dhow is to historicize, braid, and locate the framework of infrastructure in the elemental...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 2–23.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Niloticus (L.) on the Fisheries of Lake Victoria.” Journal of Fish Biology 37 ( 1990 ): 17 – 23 . Balirwa John S. “Ecological, Environmental, and Socioeconomic Aspects of the Lake Victoria's Introduced Nile Perch Fishery in Relation to the Native Fisheries and the Species Culture Potential...