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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 355–361.
Published: 01 August 2016
... in which framing Chakrabarty's intervention within a history of science landscape might generate further avenues of investigation and critical reflection. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 truth history of science South Asia character materiality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Prize Symposium; Doing Decentered History .” History and Theory , no. 50 ( 2011 ): 203 – 9 . Sharafi Mitra . “ South Asian Legal History .” Annual Review of Law and Social Sciences 11 ( November 2015 ): 309 – 36 . ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 380–391.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Sudipta Kaviraj Social science theory, the concepts and argumentative architecture through which scholars make sense of the vast processes of modernity—industrialization, étatisation, secularity, individuation—generated the first wave of theoretical concepts in the crucible of European history...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 66–75.
Published: 01 May 2015
... rehabilitating nonhuman themes in conversations about imperial history, it provides a platform for rethinking both nonhumans and empires as they are envisioned conventionally in the historiography. This introductory article begins by situating this special section as a conversation between science studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 405–417.
Published: 01 August 2014
... that, for various subfelds of these two branches of knowl- example, he both internalized but also subverted edge, he notes that “amongst us, the sciences and the fundamental modern underpinnings of geog- the arts are in general one single thing; whereas raphy, history, society...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 152–173.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Fadi A. Bardawil “The Solitary Analyst of Doxas: An Interview with Talal Asad” explores Asad's intellectual trajectory. In Bardawil and Asad's intergenerational conversation Asad discusses his critique of the neutrality of the social sciences, his own critique of Orientalist scholarship (while...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 118–134.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Science 31 , no. 3 ( 2003 ): 511 – 48 . Weber Max . General Economic History . New York : Dover , 1927 . Yamey Basil S. “ Accounting and the Rise of Capitalism: Further Notes on a Theme by Sombart .” Journal of Accounting Research 2 , no. 2 ( 1964 ): 117 – 36...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 May 2020
... – 3 ( 2010 ): 233 – 53 . Kuhn Thomas S. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions . 4th ed. Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 . Lloyd Elisabeth A. “ Model Robustness as a Confirmatory Virtue: The Case of Climate Science .” Studies in History and Philosophy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 440–453.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Kilgour Frederick Gridley . Engineering in History . 1956. Reprint , Mineola, NY : Dover , 1990 . Kuhn Thomas S. “ Energy Conservation as an Example of Simultaneous Discovery .” In Critical Problems in the History of Science: Proceedings of the Institute of the History of Science, 1957...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 196–197.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and the Department of fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Comparative Literature at Brown University. Her Science in Berlin and the book reviews editor of South most recent books include Civil Imagination: The Politi- Asian History and Culture. He received his PhD from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and the traditional sciences, as well as tory, American University in Cairo. He is currently the early modern and modern Islamic thought and move- Shawwaf Visiting Professor of Modern Middle Eastern ments. His publications cover the history of science, Studies at Harvard University. He is the author of All Islamic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 156–172.
Published: 01 May 2015
... : Chicago University Press , 2013 . ———. “ Natural History Spiritualized: Civilizing Islanders, Cultivating Breadfruit, and Collecting Souls .” History of Science 39 ( 2001 ): 417 – 43 . ———. “ Race, Empire, and Biology before Darwinism .” In Biology and Ideology from Descartes to Dawkins...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 329–344.
Published: 01 August 2020
.... The Earthquake Observers: Disaster Science from Lisbon to Richter . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . Dallal Ahmad . Islam, Science, and the Challenge of History . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2010 . Daston Lorraine , and Park Katherine . Wonders...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 374–375.
Published: 01 August 2016
...- on the histories of science, medicine, and technology sity of Texas Humanities Research Award. in modern Bengal. He is the author of Nationalizing the Body: The Medical Market, Print, and Daktari Medi- Lucy Graham has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 378–380.
Published: 01 December 2013
... thought. precedented, shocking, indigestible experiences. Indeed studies of Gandhi have witnessed some- A new history of this kind requires, as many ob- thing of a revival in recent years with the publica- servers have noted, a new language of science. It tion...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 223–224.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., particularly through the work of Abdul Jabbar Kheiri and Abdul Sattar Kheiri and their encounters with German intellectuals. Liebau underscores the significant ways in which German archival collections illuminate the constitutive role of South Asian Islam in the history of science and Islamic studies. Finally...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 57–72.
Published: 01 May 2018
... , 1995 . Lunbeck Elizabeth . “ Psychiatry .” In The Modern Social Sciences. Vol. 7 of The Cambridge History of Science , edited by Porter Theodore M. Ross Dorothy , 663 – 77 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2003 . MacIntyre Alasdair . “ Tradition...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 241–248.
Published: 01 August 2019
... and technology. Scholarly work within the history of technology and STS that relativizes the standard view of science and technology as a form of collective cultural knowledge can open up a site of inquiry where, using the principle of symmetry, craft production could be understood as a form of sociotechnology...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 500–512.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of experimentation from both medieval Islamic medicine and occult sciences. As Cristina Álvarez Millán has shown, terms like tajarib (the plural of tajriba ) and mujarrabat ([things] tested) were used by medieval scholars to refer to a collection of a physician's case histories, as well as to describe...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 113–116.
Published: 01 May 2017
... to contrast strongly, and strangely, with the Syed Nomanul Haq (history of science, Institute of vibrant humanities activity taking place under Business Administration, Pakistan) the radar in the public sphere, with which aca- demic humanities typically has little contact. The Wang Fan-­sen (history...