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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 309–321.
Published: 01 August 2020
... and encounters with German scholars during the First World War and in Weimar Germany until the brothers' return to India. Taking into consideration the asymmetries at play, the article looks at the motivations for the interest in knowledge exchange on the German and on the Indian sides, which changed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 295–308.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Razak Khan Abstract This article examines literary and cultural translations in the domain of thoughts on education by following the trajectories of intellectual networks among South Asian and German scholars. The main protagonists of this entangled intellectual history are Syed Abid Husain (1896...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 97–100.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Jennifer Jenkins Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 - German Orientalism: Introduction Jennifer Jenkins Edward Said famously claimed that Germany did not ists filled prominent university positions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 101–115.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Susan R. Boettcher German Orientalism in the Age of Confessional Consolidation: Jacob Andreae’s Thirteen Sermons on the Turk, 1568 SUSAN R. BOETTCHER In 1566, Ottoman armies penetrated the Holy Roman lam’s proximity threatened his congregation’s very...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 133–144.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Nina Berman Thoughts on Zionism in the Context of German–Middle Eastern Relations NINA BERMAN I. with it.3 The Zionist positions that Theodor Herzl and Martin Buber’s understanding of Jewish identity emphasized Buber formulated around 1900...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 145–162.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Gottfried Hagen German Heralds of Holy War: Orientalists and Applied Oriental Studies GOTTFRIED HAGEN I. to participate.6 A German eyewitness was equally skep- On 14 November 1914, two weeks after the Ottoman tical: “From the balcony...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 117–132.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Tuska Benes Comparative Linguistics as Ethnology: In Search of Indo-Germans in Central Asia, 1770–1830 TUSKA BENES On 11 January 1809, the German Orientalist Heinrich “Völkerbrücke aus Asia nach Europa” [bridge of na- Julius von Klaproth (1783–1835) returned to St. Peters- tions from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 58–69.
Published: 01 August 2003
...CARL NIEKERK Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 Rethinking a Problematic Constellation: Postcolonialism and its Germanic Contexts (Pramoedya Ananta Toer/ Multatuli) CARL NIEKERK It often has been remarked that the field of post- at the same time has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of Indian Ocean history as well as the wider connections both within and beyond the British Empire. These developments have given rise to an exciting meeting point that brings modern Indian and German histories together. The essays in this special section are focused on connections forged in Germany...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 May 2010
... York. After 1918, however, traditional immigration countries like the United States closed their gates for most Eastern and Southern Europeans, as well as migrants from Asia. The Jewish migration experience in the German capital Berlin highlights the transition from relatively free migration during...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 388–410.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Amy Malek In the last decade Iranian Americans have increasingly taken to the same streets and fair-grounds as Irish, German, and Puerto Rican American communities before them to hold ethnic parades and festivals to assert their cultural and ethnic identity to an American public often hostile...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 89–101.
Published: 01 May 2012
... as mediators between cultures. In spite of being rather prescriptive, the mediator role also opens up spaces for critical intervention in the German media landscape. Unless otherwise noted, all translations are my own. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 116–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
... explores a recent German theater performance ( Black Virgins , 2006) that poses itself against such victimization stories. The analysis of the performance shows, however, that the subjectivity of Muslim minority women is framed by their ability to unveil in speech and talk freely about sexuality. I...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 470–476.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Amiya Dev Dev’s article discusses the Mahābhārata as world literature in the context of the epic tradition, including Homer’s Iliad and the Odyssey and the German epic poem Nibelungenlied ( The Song of the Nibelungs ). © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The M a h...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 322–328.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Ravi Ahuja Abstract This afterword to “The German Connection” comments on the ideological context that South Asian intellectuals encountered in interwar Germany. “Toxic entanglements” with this highly charged, combative, and diverse intellectual environment provided them, in particular, with a wide...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 495–506.
Published: 01 December 2020
... to design and structure, aesthetics and affect, and the human and nonhuman in order to redefine the primary source. From the writings of a Sri Lankan architect, a capitol for a future Bangladesh, the princely state landscapes of a German-Indian planner, films of roads in Bhutan and Kashmir, gardens...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 102–115.
Published: 01 May 2012
... death in a German courtroom at the hands of a xenophobic man with ethnic German heritage. The juxtaposition of these two figures reveals the di culty of and need for a critique of headscarf discourses. In the case...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 163–180.
Published: 01 August 2004
... discourse within the Hungarian—Orientalist tradition will lay the ground- larger context of the German-speaking world recalls the work for this study of The English Patient and the real protracted and sustained national debates on the nature person on whom the title character of Michael On- or very...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 21–31.
Published: 01 May 2010
... its counterparts in other areas of the and cultural arrogance that defined what came world.9 Thus in the German states and Austrian to be known as Britain’s “civilizing mission” in territories of Central Europe, the stretched-out this part of Africa until the latter half of the process of Jewish...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): np.
Published: 01 August 2004
... in 2001. She is currently Assistant Professor of History at the College of William and Mary. Nina Berman is Associate Professor of Comparative Studies and German Studies at The Ohio State University. She is the author of Impossible Missions? German Economic, Military, and Humanitarian Efforts...