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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Tobias Brinkmann The article discusses the impact of World War I on Jewish migrants from Eastern Europe. In modern Jewish history the experience of immigration is almost synonymous with movement to and settlement in immigrant neighborhoods in the heart of big metropolitan cities, especially New...
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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 (2010) 30 (2): 272–296.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Arlene Dallalfar This qualitative ethnographic research is focused on Jewish Iranians currently living in Iran. I examine the vital role of gender, ethnicity, religion, class, family, and community in daily social and cultural practices among middle-class Judeo-Persians living in Tehran...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 664–667.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Shaswati Mazumdar Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture Mufti Aamir R. Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2007 344 pp. , $25.95 (paper) © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 108–123.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Margaret Abraham © 1994: South Asia Bulletin 1995 Ethnicity and Marginality: A Study of Indian Jewish Immigrants in Israel Margaret Abraham There have been Jews settled in India from an- Fieldwork for this study...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 121–133.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Şule Toktaş Duke University Press 2006 The Conduct of Citizenship in the Case of Turkey’s Jewish Minority: Legal Status, Identity, and Civic Virtue Aspects S¸ule Toktas¸ ontemporary liberal democracies confront governance problems elicited by the dis- cord...
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 3. Jewish Burial in Turkey , from the Travel Album of Bartholomäus Schachman (17r), 1590. Orientalist Museum, Doha, OM. 749. Figure 3. Jewish Burial in Turkey, from the Travel Album of Bartholomäus Schachman (17r), 1590. Orientalist Museum, Doha, OM. 749. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 569–587.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Maureen Jackson Based on a larger project investigating music making as an integral part of Ottoman and Turkish social history, this article seeks to understand surviving musical resonances across ethnoreligious communities in Turkey today. It specifically explores Jewish religious music and its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 92–100.
Published: 01 May 2010
... is developed as a concept by which to think through conflicted affiliations to multiple homelands created through the dispersion of Jewish ethnicities, emphasizing the movement through territory as an infinite process. Second, this concept is explored through the literature of two diasporic Arab Jewish writers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 404–412.
Published: 01 December 2021
... allowed intellectuals in the Levant to reverse the power relationship between themselves and Europe and to comment on the kinds of politics that would ensure the equality before the law of the Jewish minority in Europe. These debates further illustrate that even before the shift to electoral politics...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 May 2010
... various Arab films occasionally challenged this taboo, particularly over the past thirty years, Forget Baghdad essentially brought forward an original approximation of the topic. It inadvertently entwined Arab émigrés (both Jewish and Muslim) from different Arab diasporas, analogous geographic origins...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 644–657.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Laura C. Robson Scholars have situated Najib ‘Azuri’s famous book Le reveil de la nation arabe (1905) primarily within the context of two major historiographical debates: the origins of Arab nationalism and the beginnings of an Arab-Jewish conflict in twentieth-century Palestine. Both...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 May 2022
... as an origin of Jewish homogeneity rooted in the past. Hagay focuses on ‘Ozeri's cinematic performance against the background of south Tel Aviv, revealing a twofold memory of loss, both Mizrahi and Palestinian. ‘Ozeri emerges as a singer who drew on multiple resources of mourning positioned across putative...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 368–388.
Published: 01 August 2014
...- distance installed in the intimacy of what is said ian politics. “That is to say,” Edward W. Said writes simply and solely to be itself, ruining the unity in Freud and the Non-­European, “in excavating the to which the word “Mediterranean” points, and archaeology of Jewish...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 488–500.
Published: 01 August 2005
... elrsisl o ob ycutybtrte h onr fteJws people. Jewish the of country the that rather country Bishara but a —Azmi country of my citizen be loyal to a not be itself to declares have paradox—I perfect the in caught I’m...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 August 2020
... minority histories Muslim and Jewish question Indo-German entanglements archives affect global intellectual history The temporal focus of this special section is on the twentieth century and the interwar years (1918–39) in particular, as a heightened period of global engagement and interaction...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Abaza Mona early Middle Ages. Middle early the and antiquity late in communities Christian and Jewish ofbetween exegesis interaction and history the is focus his where School, Divinity Harvard at studies Jewish in studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 224–233.
Published: 01 August 2003
... will it be possible to construct notions of Palestinians, the veteran Israelis, the recent Jewish and “homeland” conducive to the pacification of the con- non-Jewish immigrants or the Palestinians and their flict. families that had been expelled from the land in 1948...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 2010
... with the Babylonian conquest of Judea in the sixth century BCE, informed by a longing for homeland, Temple, and Migra political independence. The state of being in exile not only shapes most of Jewish history, but it also inaugurates the first Jew, Abraham, who is told by God to go...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 106–127.
Published: 01 August 2003
... into a group of bullies. ‘A Jew, a Jew, come on, let’s beat him up!’ They surrounded me. ‘Hey, I’m not Jewish, I swear!’ They said to me: gawwad, you pimp, if you don’t even know how to speak Mus- lim, if you’re speaking Jewish, how are you not a Jew?2...