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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 383–389.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Israel Gershoni; Amy Singer Duke University Press 2008 Introduction: Intellectual History in Middle Eastern Studies Israel Gershoni and Amy Singer n recent decades, intellectual history has not been a fashionable field in Middle Eastern studies. While in the 1950s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 173–175.
Published: 01 May 2015
... (paper) Introduction: A Global Intellectual History of Feminism In her [He-­Yin Zhen’s] analysis, whereas the form of the injustice could and did shift, the logic of injustice was historically reinscribed and, in that sense, continuous. Defining “woman” through and embedding her...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 56–70.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Steffi Marung Abstract In this article the Soviet-African Modern is presented through an intellectual history of exchanges in a triangular geography, outspreading from Moscow to Paris to Port of Spain and Accra. In this geography, postcolonial conditions in Eastern Europe and Africa became...
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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 (2020) 40 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 August 2020
... transregional histories, which have become more prominent, both intellectually and institutionally, in Germany with the rise of the Global History approach in recent years. Modern South Asian history, too, has successfully moved beyond the colonial and nationalist framework to explore the larger terrain of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 404–415.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Christoph Schumann In the intellectual history of the Arab world, there is a remarkable dearth of literature on liberal thought. In comparison, nationalism and Islamism have attracted much more attention and molded our image of the Middle East. This essay takes a new look at liberal thought by...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 235–244.
Published: 01 August 2017
... imagination in India and international interventions in the Ottoman Empire. The degree to which mass political movements such as nationalism are amenable to the disciplinary methods of intellectual history or biographical studies is also doubtful. Finally, it is arguable that non-European pasts may contain...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 663–666.
Published: 01 December 2010
... “anthropological nothing except telling or hearing something new.” philosophy” focusing on the way that human beings It is noteworthy that al-­Ghazali (1058 – 1111) is virtu- shape or make their worlds through various alterna- ally unique in medieval Muslim intellectual history tive and coherent frameworks...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 63–67.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Francesca Orsini; Sara Marzagora; Karima Laachir Abstract Against the nationalist production of monolingual literary histories, this introduction to the special section “Multilingual Locals” urges literary and intellectual historians to “place languages back into dialogue.” Colonialism did not...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 418–434.
Published: 01 December 2016
... discourse of modernity shared between early twentieth-­century Iranian and Indian intellectuals, I examine how these intellectuals made use of premodern materials for their modernizing projects. In this way, Persian literary history writing in the early twentieth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 402–415.
Published: 01 December 2006
... non-West have to refer to and rely one’s view to encompass narratives that Japa- on it so as to construct their own cultural and nese intellectuals projected about the otherness historical identity. . . . The history of Japanese of those whom they put within a common topos thought was...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 434–445.
Published: 01 December 2006
... our own reality with pean than Bergson. . . . History, a book written our own words are the intellectual responsibili- by the victors.] ties for any honorable author.] The importance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 416–433.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Ali Mirsepassi Duke University Press 2006 Religious Intellectuals and Western Critiques of Secular Modernity Ali Mirsepassi n the following discussion I offer a...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 391–401.
Published: 01 December 2006
... earlier An World Mehrzad Boroujerdi Intellectuals ofthe Interwar Years (1919–1939...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 171–183.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of history, suggesting that attempts to identify an inheritance—to articulate the form and nature of a responsibility to the past—have proved intellectually and politically productive following the country's establishment in 1947 and its further rupture in 1971. It considers how Pakistan's unsettled...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 491–507.
Published: 01 December 2018
... literal interpretation of the Quran. As this article argues, these differing discourses point to an underappreciated Salafi capacity to go beyond the pure concerns of both anticolonial nationalism and Islamic orthodoxy. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 intellectual history modern...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 644–657.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Arab Christian intellectual elite during the final decades of Ottoman rule. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Najib ‘Azuri’s Le reveil de la nation arabe: A Reception History Laura C. Robson...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 345–347.
Published: 01 August 2003
... be said that this in France during the revolutions of 1848––once re- exasperatingly complex thinker waxes and wanes as he marked that history is a trick we, the living, play upon shines over the changing intellectual landscape, but he the dead. Part of Ranajit Guha’s argument in these ex- (or...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 456–457.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Joel Gordon Gatekeepers of the Arab Past: History and History Writing in Twentieth-Century Egypt Di-Capua Yoav . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2009 406 pp., $65.00 (cloth) , $36.95 (paper) © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Politics of Women’s Rights...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 78–88.
Published: 01 May 2005
... fteBtl fKarbala of Battle the of Commemoration Ritual of Evolution The Mourning: of History the and History of Mourning The l,seMr lieHgln,“h oe aao nWomen’s in Paradox Power “The Hegeland, Elaine ritu- Mary these see in als, women Asian South of role the For 2000). Martin’s...