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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 6–13.
Published: 01 May 2010
...: Keynote Address to “Orientalism and Fundamentalism in Islamic and Judaic Critique: A Conference Honoring Sadik Al-Azm” Sadik J. Al-Azm ear Colleagues...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 310–329.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... The first section contains a historically specific discussion of wealth-in-people to situate Afro-Asians in the subcontinent. The second outlines two Mughal historians of the late eighteenth century who also remembered these Afro-Asian lineages in honorable ways. A third section outlines moments...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 163–181.
Published: 01 May 2022
... homeless and underclass people, victims of honor crimes, disowned members of blood families, premature babies, and more recently, unaccompanied refugees. They also contain the bodies of political detainees who have been “disappeared” under police interrogation and state violence, along with radical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Nicole F. Watts This essay examines state-society relations in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq through a case study of the March 2006 protest in Halabja, during which protesters destroyed a memorial built to honor the victims of the 1988 chemical bombing of the city. The article suggests...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 610–620.
Published: 01 December 2010
... and branches intertwined as one. At the bottom of these trees are usually placed several reliefs of intertwined serpents, an image very similar to that of Hermes/Mercury's caduceus. It is also a common practice in Tamil Nadu to place at the bottom of an abandoned termite hill milk, eggs, and bananas to honor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 69–81.
Published: 01 May 2004
... of that nationality as recorded in the U. S. omy, produced a new wage-labor force, and precipi- Census of 1910.”18 It was made more restrictive in tated shifts in notions of work and honor that were 1924 when quotas were set at two per cent of the carried across and modified in the mahjar (dias- 1890 Census...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 257–258.
Published: 01 May 2005
... they all lived and finding her daughter’s inde- subject, Haeri produces work that heralds a change pendent attitude an affront to her own patriarchal in the way the discipline of anthropology has tradi- indoctrination of the concept of “female honor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 259–260.
Published: 01 May 2005
... by patriarchal transgresses known who the woman is a family household, of a head male since honor— And “is” honor. simply man’s she a hand, honor, other “possess” the not on does woman, A possesses. he and wealth women, land, more the honor “has” honor—he...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 214–226.
Published: 01 May 2005
... oti hundreds contain , ayo h oo/hm ydoei gp,see Egypt, in Nieuwkerk, van syndrome Karin honor/shame the of sum- concise a mary and honor of definitions varying For 3. est rs,19) aa Chambers, Sarah 1998); Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 57–69.
Published: 01 May 2004
... research the theme of “honor killing,” that is, the killing of a might help qualify. woman by a male relative for engaging in, or for be- The theme of honor killing is central to many ing suspected of engaging in, pre- or extramarital sex. studies of contemporary and historical Middle East- The second...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 94–109.
Published: 01 May 2023
... societies. Classical anthropologists like Geertz and Pitt-Rivers found tribal honor to be the prime explanation of such practices. 80 However, anthropologists interested in Yemen have argued that the concept of honor cannot capture the complexity of tribal self-construction. As Dresch avers, Islam...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 54–57.
Published: 01 August 1990
... and present form of government shall not be affected. And whereas it is one of the fundamental obliga- tions of the Islamic State to protect the honour, life, lib- 4. LAWS to be interpreted in the light of Sbariah: erty, property and rights...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 508–524.
Published: 01 December 2015
...’: A Plea for Ethnography, Not Polemic, with Cases from Egypt and Palestine.” Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 6 , no. 1 ( 2010 ): 1 – 45 . ———. Do Muslim Women Need Saving? Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2013 . ———. “Seductions of the ‘Honor Crime.’ ” differences...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 August 2010
... as “other” mutilation was addressed, as were other forms in the service of imperialism. Hence a growing of domestic abuse and honor killings.11 The number of academics and intellectuals have be- conference was attended by about 450 people come...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 109–126.
Published: 01 May 2004
... represented a profound alteration of the forcing of stereotypes of femininity and beauty (tall, rules of the game. They did not get rid of notions of slender, young, and white), of good women and bad good and bad women, gender roles, or family honor, women, and of the notion that a woman is valuable...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 49–57.
Published: 01 May 2004
... goes on to say that: with an Islamic identity–-Islam combining morality If we move away from the issue of religion, Ira- with cultural authenticity to safeguard an Iranian nian practices have prescribed for Iranian women modernity. the principle of honor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 17–30.
Published: 01 August 1998
...~allyThe shah sided with Amin Hu- emanative authority of the shah went well beyond the zur. official circle. Even an ‘ulirn, ‘Abd Allah, believed that The robes of honor that the shah sent to his offi- infused with royal authority, “a cat is enabled...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 347–349.
Published: 01 August 2003
..., saw through the hypocrisy of honor and valor of statist history: “Honor is a mere scutcheon––and so ends my catechism.” And, Mohamad Tavakoli-Targhi. Refashioning Iran: Oriental- “Give me life, which if I can save so: if not, honor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and Structural Constraints on the Adoption of European-Style Military Technologies in the Eighteenth Century .” In Rethinking Early Modern India , edited by Barnett Richard B. , 155 – 75 . New Delhi : Manohar , 2002 . ———, ed. Robes of Honour: Khil’at in Pre-Colonial and Colonial India . New...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Asian Studies 35 , no. 2 ( 2001 ): 349 – 84 . Kolsky Elizabeth . “ Codification and the Rule of Colonial Difference: Criminal Procedure in British India .” Law and History Review 23 , no. 3 ( 2005 ): 631 – 83 . Lajpat Rai Lala . An Open Letter to the Right Honorable...