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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 134–151.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Roanne L. Kantor Kantor's article examines the way that two distinct communities—rural villagers and the writers who represent them in fiction—marshal filth as an ethical term in the discussion of the same problem: dysfunction and socioeconomic stagnation in rural South Asia. Shrilal Shukla's Raag...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 532–548.
Published: 01 December 2014
... about practices of government performed through differentially ordering spaces and disciplining residents via the burdens of dirt, microbes, and abjection associated with laboring in filth. Social and bodily technologies are thus revealed to be key elements within a wider gamut of techniques...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 470–490.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... Rehu? What s rehu? Rehu was a kind of soap from that time period. Ah, okay. Got it. Understand? There was no soap then. People washed things with rehu. Anyway. You get to the Mehtar t. ol [sweepers quarter], you come this way, then filth [mail ] exhales its odor. Govind Prasad s nephew chimed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of European political philosophy. Roanne Kantor’s essay, which explores literary representa- tions of filth as these impact ideas of caste and sociality, adds yet another dimension to our focus on the Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 1 Vol. 36...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 148–152.
Published: 01 August 2021
... and the Public Sphere . 4. Fraser, “Rethinking the Public Sphere,” 64 . 5. Kaviraj, “Filth and the Public Sphere,” 90 . In recent years, Habermas has amended his position on the negative relation between publicity and personhood, not least with respect to religious discourse and other forms...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 76–95.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in the early modern period was the product of to be seen primarily as noise polluters, competi- centuries of ideas about dogs in Muslim societies. tors for urban space, potential disease vectors, Much of the classical religious and legal literature and useless sources of filth. They were therefore about...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the onant materiality of what is meant to be dealt with system of supply, but the very knowledge of that silently and invisibly, “discard labor” transforms a system that would allow orderly adjustments and system of filth and disposal into claims for a more management...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 283–290.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., filthy-mouthed sheikh Is a bigger ass than them all Who call the filth of your mouth poetry In fact he is a stable-full of asses . . . O louse-eating sheikh in torn-off rags Sheikh, police...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 185–193.
Published: 01 August 2021
... a similar reordering of time along class lines in the puja ceremonies of Calcutta. See Kaviraj, “Filth and the Public Sphere,” 110 . 31. Chef Bignon, commandant le brigade de Ouakham, à Monsieur le Délégué du Gouverneur du Sënégal, March 31, 1954, SRAD I8. 32. Bamba Guèye, Représentant...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 2–9.
Published: 01 May 1981
... in the nine• follow their caste calling worked teenth and twentieth centuries 2 large numbers of Chambars, par• complain about doesn't approach ticularly from Ratnagiri and the filth of Bombay slums. In Kolaba...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 117–136.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of Britain’s “informal empire.” See also Perren, “Filth and Profit.” 50. “Our Meat-­Supply” (1868), 759; Ritvo, “Mad See, for example, Ferns, “Britain’s Informal Cow Mysteries,” 99...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 51–58.
Published: 01 August 1998
... sanitation and members of the Municipal Society to assume leader- public endorsement. Claiming that filth and squalor ship of the commission, declined to do so, fearing the are “the cause of hatred for the human soul,” not to commission’s inability to execute its orders without mention of “great...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (2): 27–33.
Published: 01 August 1986
... of history - and the Duttugamunu saga in particular - birds who prey on the crocodile's back. That is the were clear in the speeches made by politicians as well as fate of those who eat the filth on the back of letters and articles to newspapers.[6] These recent reinter...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 528–543.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., or so it would one’s time writing poetry. seem. In the poem below, the beloved is quite Do you know what poetry is? sad to be left behind: It is the filth of some official, discharged when...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 116–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
...   A. pearing in the programs of various prestigious by the ‘verbal filth’ in these extremely anti- Ipek   modern remarks by the women.” Despite...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 536–551.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... Your the seemingly shrinking distinction between peoples’ enemies surround you in a sea of decay the real and the imagined in the virtual realm and filth that they have brought to your once of war and terror.35 There is also concern about clean and White nation.”31 There are also games...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 93–108.
Published: 01 May 2008
... by the larger social system and childhood fig- warning: “Dog, filth, the Africans will eat you to ures of authority, as when the white director death” (45); her white, biological mother’s plain- of her orphanage informs her: “We have a full tive call: “Do...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 116–130.
Published: 01 May 2019
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 222–235.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of prostitution: “The filth of their [the prostitutes] being is about to reach the women and children of this neighborhood.” 59 This medicalized notion of morality came with particularly liberal sensibilities of the self that required keeping the boundaries between the moral self and the degenerate other...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 195–213.
Published: 01 May 2012