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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 156–172.
Published: 01 May 2015
... was productive for Western empires, who were concerned with arbitrating the human in programs of war as much as settlement. The second part of the essay focuses on notions of descent from animals in South Asia with respect to how colonists studied alleged feral children, as much as the placement of accounts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 620–637.
Published: 01 December 2022
... feral children had manifested themselves earlier, in the context of eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century literature and philosophy in Europe. In particular, they had enjoyed the significant attention of Enlightenment thinkers grappling with ideas about nature , wildness , savagery , and nurture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 367–383.
Published: 01 August 2007
...–63; al-Naqar, The Pil- chapter of a voyage to London to be honored by the 42. This category of pilgrims was the only one com- grimage Tradition in West Africa, 137. M. B. McDon- king). He performed it again in 1933, apparently on posed entirely of men; women and children had nell...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 66–72.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Thomas Asher; Steve Ouma Akoth Abstract This essay foregrounds mobility in cities in the global South in order to recast our current understanding of how informal settlements function and how residents of these neighborhoods navigate increasingly feral economies. Focusing largely on an informal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 638–655.
Published: 01 December 2022
... animals—goats, bullocks, and cows languishing in pinjarapoles (animal shelters), or dogs, hungry and feral, on railway platforms. These exemptions also explain the continuing sexual abuse of women—mothers and child-wives, languishing ill and traumatized in caste and gosha hospitals. Of the three...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 76–95.
Published: 01 May 2015
... . Pearson Susan J. The Rights of the Defenseless: Protecting Animals and Children in Gilded Age America . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2011 . Pellat Charles . The Life and Works of Jāḥiẓ, Translations of Selected Texts . Translated by Hawke D. M. . Berkeley : University...