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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (1): 46–47.
Published: 01 May 1985
...Sumita S. Chakravarty Ashis Nandy, The Intimate Enemy: Loss and Recovery of Self under Colonialism. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1983. xx, 121 pp. $16.95 Copyright 1985: Regents of University of California 1985 9ovM ASIA BULL- Vol. V No. 2, Spring 1985...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Firoozeh Papan-Matin Bitter Friends, Bosom Enemies: Iran, the U.S., and the Twisted Path to Confrontation Barbara Slavin New York: St. Martin's, 2007 xi + 258 pp., $24.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2009 Being Modern in the Middle East: Revolution...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 249–263.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Kabir Tambar Abstract This essay examines “professions of friendship”: efforts by populations who are targeted as enemies of the state to proclaim their historical fidelity to the state's foundation and preservation. Such declarations often reinscribe a rigid and often violently statist narrative...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 476–496.
Published: 01 December 2014
... like this one index “environmental citizenship” premised on the recognition of common responsibility for a vulnerable environment. Both suggest nature’s physical properties—e.g., aquifers’ vulnerability to toxic wastes—seemed to have brought sworn enemies together, thereby exceeding or bypassing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 638–655.
Published: 01 December 2022
...@unh.edu Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 husbandry enemy thanatopolitics nationalism Anglo-American imperium Where the edibility of the nonhuman animal is axiomatic, vegetarianism has always elicited a variety of responses that range from perplexity to mockery, sometimes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 199–213.
Published: 01 May 2004
... “Today Russians and Americans have a common, insidious and ever-present enemy. Its name is ‘international terrorism Sergei Yastrzhembsky, Kremlin Spokesman Background: Russia, Chechnya, and the West...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 633–643.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., if one could do degradation of enemies and vanquished capi- something more self- conscious with it. 1. Daud Ali points out inter alia that “nearly all the the imperial polity . . . is intractable on every front in 3. Laksmanasena and his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 488–493.
Published: 01 December 2020
... property scandals as they sell off land and community property to major real estate developers in exchange for financial kickbacks. Although protected by his status as the protector of the shrine, the nawab of Jaora is nonetheless vulnerable to the infamous “Enemy Property Act” promulgated in 1947. The act...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
... signifier “the people” on which modern sovereignty rests. The enemy gives cohesion to the national community as the constitutive exterior threat against which the nation defines itself, and can therefore be killed with impunity. 6 The traitor, however, occupies a more ambiguous position as the hidden...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 549–569.
Published: 01 December 2017
...- favorite, Mustafa Khan, and the evolution of his relation- ships with friends and enemies during conquest. Muqim and Zuhur circulated along with the Bija- 48. Ibid., 325 29. See also Sharma, The Nizam- shahi Persianate Garden, 159 60. 49. Astarabadi, Fut h t, fol. 4. See also Rieu, Catalogue...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 230–236.
Published: 01 August 2020
... seen as “political enemies” by the government. 32 Recent counterterrorism developments, such as coercive tools (detention, house arrest, legal pursuits) or intrusive tools (phone or data surveillance in public or private spaces, spywares, etc.) only reinforce the process and lead to a generalization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 536–551.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... Fight, resist and destroy 539 Israeli — are killed. your enemy in the name of force and victory.”14 The creators of these games posit them Players have to navigate through the as quasi documentaries, as is best explained on same real-life conditions that Lebanese...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 528–543.
Published: 01 December 2009
... did not shine, did not appear. Husayn and his followers thirsted for water, but A giant wave, like a mountain, washed over his enemies thirsted for blood. This image con- the land, veys the antithetical moral values that are at play And the skies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 36–50.
Published: 01 May 2022
... by “suspicion,” “fear of enemies,” and a sense of omnipresent “danger.” They refer to the enemy as a hostile criminal outside the “indivisible body of the Nation”; the existence of a lethal struggle with foes, implying dissidents; and the necessity of holding a vigilant gaze in all directions as a civic virtue...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 94–109.
Published: 01 May 2023
... propaganda and manipulation, as democracy slips into party politics. 35 In other words, liberal democracy and therefore a political community based on liberal democratic ideals are impossible, according to Schmitt. He proposed a concept of the political based on the friend–enemy distinction, which can...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 197–200.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Your Enemy: The Rise and Fall of America’s Russian Experts . New York : Oxford University Press , 2009 . ———. Modernization from the Other Shore: American Intellectuals and the Romance of Russian Development . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2003 . ———. “ The Second World’s Third...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 177–196.
Published: 01 August 2013
... as a movement municates the ever-­present and imminent danger toward the absolute Spirit, Rafsanjani asserts: of an enemy who is ready to strike and “behead” “The martyr is a great force that drives history the faith of his community. While he speaks of the towards God.” Using the metaphor of force...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 561–567.
Published: 01 December 2022
... as an indispensable condition of rule, and from which the polytheistic vegetarian is definitionally cast out. At this intersection of biology and political theology, the language of eating and animality becomes central to the differential determination of the enemy in the imagination of a reconfigured empire...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 110–121.
Published: 01 May 2023
... or by preventing them from being granted membership in the country where they reside.” 5 Within the context of double displacement—which was predicated upon the identification of Jews as Zionist sympathizers and spies in Iraq and as the enemy in Israel, given their Arabness—Iraqi Jews in the two films embarked...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 6–13.
Published: 01 May 2010
... with the enemy to produce an un-Islamic sci- In the end, Hanafi’s call for a science of J. and ence such as occidentalism. occidentalism (1) amounts to a reaffirmation...