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Published: 01 December 2023
Figure 4. Image of electricity meter boxes installed by the Jordanian Electric Power Company. Photograph by the author, 2019. More
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 2. Measuring and determining the next step in electrical installation. Photograph by the author. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 454–475.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Sunila S. Kale Mirroring the cross-national variation in how electricity became enmeshed in polities and societies around the world in the twentieth century, within British India, too, the emerging electric systems differed by fuel source, ownership, and usage. This heterogeneity was a product...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., the mechanical arrangements and interconnected equipment that are meant to provide populations with potable water and take away their waste, that distribute supplies of electricity or gas, that facilitate the mass movement of people, energy, and goods, or that are built to contain and block those...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 275–292.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Figure 4. Image of electricity meter boxes installed by the Jordanian Electric Power Company. Photograph by the author, 2019. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 280–298.
Published: 01 August 2017
... illumination could only be realized if gas or electric companies took the responsibility.32 Yet, what results here is not the perfect installation of citywide...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 440–453.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . “ ‘The Nervous System of Britain’: Space, Time, and the Electric Telegraph in the Victorian Age .” British Journal for the History of Science 33 , no. 4 ( 2000 ): 455 – 75 . Mubārak ‘Alī . Al-Khiṭaṭ al-Tawfīqīyah al-Jadīdah li-Miṣr al-Qāhirah wa-Mudunihā wa-Bilādihā al-Qadīmah wa-al-Shahīrah...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 24–36.
Published: 01 May 2019
... for Thee.” 33. Moosa, “Speech at Masakhane.” 34. Fill-Flynn, Electricity Crisis in Soweto ; McDonald, “Cost Recovery” ; Bond, “South Africa's Resurgent Movements.” 35. Hart, “Post-apartheid Developments” ; Naidoo, “Struggles around Commodification” ; Naidoo, “Making...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 96–103.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... But it remains largely backward and clude: underdeveloped due to the meagerness of infrastruc- (a) the irrigation of nearly 18 lakh (180,000) hectares tural facilities such as electricity, irrigation and roads. of land spread over 12 districts in Gujarat, about 75 Investigation into the potential...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 71–87.
Published: 01 May 2021
... by high-rise construction, electricity, and a new airport bringing Arab and Western investors and tourists. Decades of urban development had encouraged such residents to feel their city was the most modern and liberal capital in the region. 2 But Abd-El-Al argued that complacency was unearned as long...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (2): 15–30.
Published: 01 August 1983
... pulate the political system to their inequality in rural areas. For example, advantage. This seems to be another those who own enough irrigated lands and characteristic of development efforts: can install electrical pumpsets are usual...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 69–72.
Published: 01 August 1990
..., 70 through a card system, were ensured three solid rice- Electricity is installed upon a peasant’s demand, but not meals per day. Indicative of the revolutionary dedica- the meter, so that bilk can be fixed arbitrarily. Clearly, tion of the cooking troop was the fact that they served...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 106–115.
Published: 01 August 1988
... lent $850 mil- placed by its Singrauli projects. Specifically, the groups lion in four separate loans for construction of the Singrauli pleaded with the Bank to undertake an emergency rehabili- super thermal coal fired electric generating plant, for the tation plan for the displaced...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 80–85.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Figure 2. Measuring and determining the next step in electrical installation. Photograph by the author. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 427–436.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of Alexan- dra s hostels: Rooms in the hostels would have a bed, a mattress and a cupboard, but no central heating or electricity outlets. . . . There were 112 washing tubs and thirty- two electricity points, one bath per twenty- five residents, one shower per thirty- five, and one hand basin and toilet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 2–9.
Published: 01 May 1981
... Ratnagiri village of Savarde. supply by setting up illegal con• Savitri lives with her husband nections or by breaking hydrants. and three children in Bombay's Electricity is tapped from lamp• De Lisle Road BOD Chawl (tene• posts. And during the monsoon...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 61–62.
Published: 01 May 1990
... To impart basic knowledge on domestic chorcs long and strenuous hours of work, are sometimes 4. subjected to severe punishment and harassment even peculiar to Arab households and the proper use of for trivial mistakes, are forced to live in isolation, are sophisticated electrical appliances...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 52–61.
Published: 01 May 1981
... 1.0 0.6 0.4 1•1 Manufacturing 10.6 9. 1 15.5 23.4 24.5 0.2 Construction 3.2 4.1 0.1 0.8 Electricity, gas and Water 0.5 0.7 Commerce, Banking and Finance 9.1 10.6 3.8 13.0 4.3 Transport and Communications 5.0 6.4...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 262–279.
Published: 01 August 2017
... of existing stud- by the end of the century, gas and electricity —   ies but highlights the less-­examined dimension and by public spaces: theaters, cafchantans, and of the acoustic sensorium in the social history of municipality parks. Codes of public behavior and Islam. Sheikh alAbbasi’s privileging...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 37–48.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and electricity. 20 Others have studied the actions of community, new social movements, and state responses to demands for service delivery, as well as the resulting emergent political terrain. 21 Claire Bénit-Gbaffou and Sophie Oldfield make particularly productive contributions by drawing...