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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 611–621.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Zakir Hossain Raju This article investigates the indigenization of cinema, from production to reception, within the broader social, political, and cultural domain of early- to mid-twentieth-century East Bengal/Pakistan. As an attempt to fill certain gaps in South Asian film studies, Raju’s essay...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 267–281.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., the article thereafter analyzes the various responses both by indigenous Indonesian Muslims and by Indonesian Hadhramis to the FPI’s violent activities. By paying specific attention to the voices of indigenous non-Arab Muslims, this article portrays Muslim resentment toward Rizieq not only in terms of his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 143–158.
Published: 01 May 2019
... territory symbolically; they demonstrated the advancement and technological superiority of the conquerors vis-à-vis the “backward” indigenous population; and beyond that, they established the colonies as laboratories of modernity and experimentation grounds of progress. In this sense, this essay employs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 439–442.
Published: 01 December 2018
... on the megacity tend to be concerned with the logics of disorder and instability in Lagos, more historical projects tend to consider Lagos through local lenses and reflect on the centrality of notions of modernity and urbanity to indigenous conceptualizations of the city. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 584–602.
Published: 01 December 2022
.... This article ultimately proposes the importance of acknowledging a bricolage of ontologies and realities without entrenching them in a particular identity of caste, tribe, or “indigeneity” or in being of “the West” or of “the rest of the world.” m.mehtta@sheffield.ac.uk Copyright © 2022 by Duke...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 183–194.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Mehr Afshan Farooqi Literature has always played a synthesizing role in the history of Islam. The same can be said for the Urdu language and literature. Urdu was produced as a result of the mingling of Arabo-Persian-Turkish language with the indigenous languages and cultures primarily of north...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 59–74.
Published: 01 May 2013
... as the producers and recipients of these messages and images: Manama’s young people and the city’s entrepreneurs, the public relations strategists of the Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO) and the Bahrain government, the expatriate housewives, and the indigenous oil workers. The article begins with a discussion...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 154–169.
Published: 01 May 2008
... light on the impact of Ottoman reformist and constitutional movements in similar developments in Iran and the role of modernizing bureaucrats, merchants, ulema, and intellectuals in the diffusion of an alternative and indigenous modernist and constitutionalist ideology from Istanbul to Tabriz...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 410–419.
Published: 01 December 2010
... to the Chinese, both iconographic and textual evidence attest to the continuity of the indigenous Zoroastrian tradition in both Sogdiana and among the Sogdian communities from Turpan to Changan. Duke University Press 2011 The Sogdians: Prime...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 343–354.
Published: 01 August 2011
... with the indigenous Indonesians. After the Japanese capitulation they were forced to side with either the new Indonesian republic or the returning Dutch administration. In both periods all kinds of new relationships came into being, both transient and lasting, and often mutually contradictory. World War II as well...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 245–248.
Published: 01 December 2023
...-making allows for a critique of the settler colonial and Indigenous frameworks in Palestinian studies and points to generative avenues for comparative history and theory-making between Palestine and the global South. Property ownership is one window into the social relations of land, which are shaped...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 249–261.
Published: 01 December 2023
... private property in land in the settler-colonial predicament as a process of double loss: of Indigenous land relations and ecologies, on the one hand, and national life and territory, on the other. To do so, the article privileges an actor-based history, which captures both the development of political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 August 2022
... the indigenous aesthetics of eros and the nāyikā . mollyemma@gmail.com Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Brajbasha Hindi painting nāyikā shringara transculturation Sufism Muslim traditions began to pervade Hindustani cultural life early in the first millennium...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 454–469.
Published: 01 August 2022
... of decolonization. oharriso@usc.edu Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Palestine committees Parti des indigènes de la république Al Assifa Bouchra Khalili The anti-colonial movements that swept across Asia and Africa in the middle of the twentieth century indelibly changed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 8–23.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and postcolonial nativist projects broadly. 1 While postindependence nationalization efforts, Africanization or indigenization projects, and anti-Asian sentiments characterized the “decolonizing currents” of East and Central Africa generally, anti-Asian nativism and exclusion were most violently expressed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 568–583.
Published: 01 December 2022
... it as an extension of, rather than departure from, secularity. On the one hand, by extending notions of personhood and agency to other-than- or more-than-humans, scholarship on Indigenous ontologies, new ecologies, and multispecies relations undoes the separation between nature and humanity integral to secularity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 191–202.
Published: 01 August 2006
... and contemporary indigenous ideas concerning the reaction toward and punishment of witchcraft, as well as the attitude of post- colonial African criminal justice systems in this matter, may help to evaluate this behavior Co...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 131–141.
Published: 01 May 2004
... Persian 1798–1803 Munshis (1–2) Arab, Persian 1822–1946 The secret to the Gulf Residency’s effectiveness Native Assistant Indian 1882–99 was the extent to which its infrastructure worked Shiraz (Persia): within the indigenous political systems...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2024) 44 (1): 1.
Published: 01 May 2024
... in Gaza. The cover is a collage of art and posters created by Favianna Rodriguez (Stop the Genocide) for the INCITE! Palestine Force movement, Josh Mayfield (Palestine keys, Ceasefire), Lubna Alee (doves and olive branches, Indigenous Recognizes Indigenous), and Hugo Henriques (mother and child...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 237–242.
Published: 01 August 2020
... these questions could be fruitfully pursued. My discussion there will focus on a particular institution: the Tribunaux répressifs indigènes (henceforth TRIs, Native Repressive Tribunals, 1902–31), institutions of exception designed specifically for the swift trial and easy detention of Algerian Muslims. What...