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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 180–192.
Published: 01 May 2020
... as a modern, urban, and empowering political tool. But beautification of the new self also entailed often sticky negotiations over the moral boundaries between the self and the movement, producing anxieties over what and who should constitute the moral. As women's actions, public roles, and visibilities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 345–360.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., present, and future rather than only a reverence for an idealized past. The alterity of this timescape was tied to differences in local infrastructure and institutional power, enabling distinctive social and political statements in qasbahs, that in turn could empower distinctive political, religious...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 94–109.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Mojtaba Mahdavi Today's Iran under the Islamic state represents the most complex forms of post-Islamism in the Muslim world. The unintended consequences of the Islamic Republic have empowered and enlightened the public, transformed the people from subjects to citizens, and in effect have undermined...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 196–216.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., attacked polygyny, stressed the importance of a fulfilling sex life in which the wife is an equal partner entitled to gratification, acknowledged sexual attraction as legitimate and viewed the choice of a partner as personally empowering, and even hinted that sexual relations outside marriage were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 314–335.
Published: 01 August 2014
... into positions of overweening authority. With little or no procedure to regulate it, it is increasingly difficult to locate PIL within the conventional rubric of adjudicatory practice. With fundamental departures from legal norms that further empower the courts, the essay argues that PIL has emerged...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 556–564.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Nile Green Models of geographical space are empowered by a hard rhetoric that, in suggesting the concrete stability of the longue durée , lends the aura of geological fixity. But while places might themselves be sheer facts, our conceptions of them both in themselves and in relation to other places...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 224–237.
Published: 01 August 2010
... argue that local approaches to empow- tion of women’s empowerment reflect ideologi- erment often underestimate the wider contexts Tadros cal as well as scholar-­practitioner divides...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 25–36.
Published: 01 May 2004
... with and resistance to male authority and hegemonic structures and codes, are rarely straightforward. Kartik Puja and Women’s Empowerment They are certainly not straightforward when it Is Kartik puja empowering to women who par- comes to Indian culture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 575–587.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., in particular, is linked with traditionalism but also with backwardness, lack of freedom, and empowerment. Freeing, empowering, and modernizing Arab and Muslim women have been the foci of interventions in Arab and Muslim societies, both by the nation-­state itself and by foreign powers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2015
... sistency in visions of empowerment by showing the this shadow affects the limits of feminist solidari- elitist limits of the projections by the Jordanian ties and ties women to larger state projects infuses and Syrian First Ladies of the ideal or empowered many of these essays...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 85–90.
Published: 01 May 1995
..., many similarities between the kinds of strategic in- health-care, education, empowerment of women, put required from the Left at the present moment, etc.) and not the achieving of a certain inflation rate and those that we were required to make in the or the cutting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 374–390.
Published: 01 August 2012
... con- by recasting the margin as a space of empower- versations” that Mina and the audience overhear South Asia, ment — what Craig Wilkins deems a “celebratory as she walks the urban streets and rides the city Africa and the heterotopia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 58–71.
Published: 01 May 1995
... to a very serious review. Section two looks at the twin goals of gender equality and accommodat- the major political gains that have been made in the ing “tradition” are ultimately incompatible. Fur- struggle to empower women, through an examina- thermore, given the limitations to the way in which...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 650–664.
Published: 01 December 2005
... as people empowered ern mod- and is “subjectivity” as empowerment to referred human frequently of notion the guage, “tech- as nology.” refer empowerment human often of We aspect this like. to disease, the as and disasters, such natural nature, of aspects and tyrannical unfriendly the from relief of bringing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 539–556.
Published: 01 December 2015
.../world/2013/jul/17/taliban-letter-malala-yousafzai . Khan Shahnaz . Zina, Transnational Feminist, and the Moral Regulation of Pakistani Women . Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press , 2006 . Khoja-Moolji Shenila . “Empowered Girls in Neoliberal Times: The Effect...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 90–99.
Published: 01 August 2002
... is the sorcerers’ doing. When decency arrives, it de- keeping the old reading was certainly a more empowering vours them all…if you have done wrong, you have strategy. That God could refer to his “eternal and uncreated” wronged yourself, your wrong doing does not affect word and to the human inner quest...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 69–75.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the exis- students. The empowered merchants gradu- tence of his human agents (the “perfect Shi’i,” 4. The imam’s portion had not been collected since 6. Sayyed Ali-­Mohammad Shirazi (1819 – 50) claimed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... - - - - - - - - - - - - - erature and Culture.” and erature Lit American Arab and Arab Anglo of Politics The English: in Novel Arab the of Rise “The lish, Eng novel in Arab the of significance porary contem and history intellectual the on essays erment,” and isediting a collection of critical Empow...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 361–371.
Published: 01 August 2020
... and Persian words themselves empower Ottoman Turkish in the face of European foreignness. 42 It is in this sense that the intimate other is evoked for the very reason that it draws attention to itself as alterity made visible in translation. Thus comparability, as Halid Ziya imagines it, is achievable when...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 73–88.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Zone .” European Journal of Political Research 43 , no. 1 ( 2004 ): 107 – 25 . Clarke John . “ New Labour’s Citizens: Activated, Empowered, Responsibilized, Abandoned? ” Critical Social Policy 25 , no. 4 ( 2005 ): 447 – 63 . Crawshaw Paul . “ Governing at a Distance...