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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 511–522.
Published: 01 December 2012
... position. Finally, Figueira examines how analogous notions regarding identity resurface in modern critical theories of ideal readers and spokespersonship. A comparative analysis of representations of the Aryan in India and in the West can shed light on how South Asia is constructed today in global academe...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 354–360.
Published: 01 August 2015
...- GANDHI, INDIAN OPINION, AND THE MAKING tor with a slowness to take sides. It is entirely to OF INDO – SOUTH AFRICAN IDENTITY, 1903 – 14 Hofmeyr’s credit that this dimension is brought...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 105–114.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... Lipsitz, George. 1988 . The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit From Identity Politics . Philadelphia: Temple University Press. Leonard-Spark, Philip and Paramatma Saran, “The Indian Immigrant in America: A Demographic Profile,” in P. Saran and E. Eames eds. 1980 . The New...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 495–512.
Published: 01 December 2008
... future not necessarily bound by a place. Emigration literature dwells in this terra nulleum . Duke University Press 2008 Where Will I Dwell? A Sociology of Literary Identity within the Iranian Diaspora Peyman Vahabzadeh ver since the 1979 revolution and still continuing today...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 259–268.
Published: 01 August 2009
... or greed who is worse than the “natural Turks,” and the practice of violent, involuntary, forced conversion. These tropes, through their rhetorical construction of the renegade, attempt to fashion both individual and communal selves that act to relieve the psychological threat to the collective identity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Amal Ghazal The Maghrib in the New Century: Identity, Religion, and Politics Bruce Maddy-Weitzman and Daniel Zisenwine, eds. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2007 278 pp., $59.95 (cloth) Duke University Press 2009 Being Modern in the Middle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 2010
... t Introduction: i o n a l t Transnational Migrations of Identity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 21–31.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Leo Spitzer Naming a person makes him or her a part of the social world—a name gives the person a social identity. At the same time, a name stands for the person, it symbolizes personal identity. It indicates to members of society who the named one is and, to the named one, who he or she...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 May 2010
... with an eye for accentuating a heterogeneous Arab identity, this émigré film was a turning point in its unequivocal focus on Jews as part of Arab national identity. With the creation of the state of Israel, allusion to Jews as part of the Arab social mosaic increasingly became a taboo in Arab cinema. While...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 101–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
... reality with different rules and language choices. If the latter case is true, then language may be used as a tool to redefine reality and project different identities. The choice of standard or vernacular will in fact have a discourse function as well as a creative one. Duke University Press 2010...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Houchang E. Chehabi The Crypto-Jewish Mashhadis: The Shaping of Religious and Communal Identity in Their Journey from Iran to New York Hilda Nissimi Brighton, UK: Sussex Academic Press, 2007 180 pp., $67.50 (cloth) Duke University Press 2010 The Crypto-Jewish Mashhadis...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 312–330.
Published: 01 August 2011
... without any Muslim or Arab ancestry. Arab Muslim communities and identities in Brazil are formed by very complex articulations between transnational and local interpretations and practices of Islam and Arab identities, which emerge and gain reality within the cultural and sociological framework of each...
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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 (2): 323–338.
Published: 01 August 2012
... on a careful selection of key narrative themes and visual symbols. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Imaging Islamic Identity: Negotiated Norms of Representation in British- Muslim Picture Books Torsten Janson uring the s, safeguarding the cultural identity of the next...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 183–194.
Published: 01 May 2012
... India. However, the Urdu language became politicized in British India first by the colonizers and then by the nationalists who insisted on giving it a specific Muslim identity distinct from Hindi. More complicated was the position of Urdu within the unity of Indian literature. After the creation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 17–25.
Published: 01 May 1997
..., from the end of the 14th to the beginning cal context, to position themselves anew, to form alli- of the 20th century. They were formed following the ances, make compromises, and choices. Understandably, immigration and settlement of lbrkish (or lbrkish- their ideas of identity varied widely...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 32–51.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Mohammad Talib © 1997: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1997 The Tablighis in the Making of Muslim Identity Mohammad Talib Muslim identity in post-independence India has Manifesto of the Majlis (1966) outlined the broad mo- several modes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (1): 52–62.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Ian Copland © 1997: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1997 The Quaid-i-Azam and the Nawab-Chancellor: Literary Paradigms in the Historical Construction of Indian Muslim Identity Ian Copland...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (2): 35–45.
Published: 01 August 1997
... . Tazkirah Sufiane Mewat: Islami Hind ki tarikh ka bhula hua ek aham bab . Gurgaon: Mewat Akademi. Hall , Stuart . 1991 . “Ethnicity: Identity and Difference,” Radical America 23 , 4 : 9 –20. Huntington , Samuel . 1993 . “The Clash of Civilizations,” Foreign Affairs (Summer...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 3–8.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Vijaya Teelock © 1999: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1999 The Influence of Slavery in the Formation of Creole Identity Vijaya Teelock I would like first of all to situate Mauritius in the has African...