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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 86–102.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Marion Dixon Literature on the global agrifood system largely overlooks the role of reclamation of arid and semi-arid lands in the industrialization of horticulture (fruits, vegetables, and ornamentals) worldwide in the neoliberal period. Why has the development and expansion of industrial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 455–472.
Published: 01 December 2018
... that the circulations that often characterize this postcolonial megacity should be thought alongside another set of circulations and flows: that of the ground itself. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 land reclamation infrastructure Anthropocene media studies coastal cities References...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 347–354.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of intersecting, partial sovereignty related to the more durable features of the system: the deployment of coaling depots, lighthouses, and telegraphs, as well as the fact that land was created ex nihilo in processes of land reclamation and newcomers flocked with their different bacteria, habits, documents...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 313–327.
Published: 01 August 2019
... below also proposes a multiscalar understanding of these protests as a reclamation of Jaffa's Arab heritage as well as an act of remapping the nation and its colonized homeland. In this sense, the Clock Tower Square activists produce “wishful landscapes” that work to undermine the colonizer's project...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 231–232.
Published: 01 August 2019
... for Palestinian citizens of Israel living in Jaffa. Following a group of Palestinian activists challenging Israeli land expropriations, Shaindlinger contends that these acts of reclamation produce “wishful landscapes” that confront and disrupt colonial practices and propaganda that attempt to normalize acts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 557–572.
Published: 01 December 2018
...: The Afghan- Pakistan Borderlands in the Era of Decolonization, 1936 – 65 . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2017 . Major Andrew J. “ State and Criminal Tribes in Colonial Punjab: Surveillance, Control and Reclamation of the ‘Dangerous Classes’ ”. Modern Asian Studies 33 , no. 3...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 358–361.
Published: 01 August 2003
... of Gayatri Spivak Frantz Fanon, Alejo Carpentier, Kamau Brathwaite, and Homi Bhabha takes pride of place in López’s de- Wilson Harris, Gabriel García Márquez, Salman Rush- fense and reclamation of postcoloniality (against the die, J. M. Coetzee, and Michelle Cliff). Notwithstanding putative impugnations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 59–66.
Published: 01 August 1993
..., remaining away for shorter reclamation of land for rice fields in Assam periods of time. In Melemchi, although some indi- (Shrestha, 1985). By 1961, an estimated 498,000 viduals have left and never returned, migration...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 641–646.
Published: 01 December 2007
... and 2005 – 6), Trajectories, II: Remembering Partition. I also taught a prelimi- From Postcolonial Literature to Area Studies nary version of it during a semester spent on the I believe this momentary reclamation was also...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (2): 27–33.
Published: 01 August 1986
... that tionalist and revivalist agitation of the period, and Sri Lanka was the land of the Sinhalese and that the class character of these movements, in order to non-Sinhalese who resided there were allowed to do stimulate an understanding of the present contradic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 133–144.
Published: 01 August 2004
...- 40Ganz, Graf Rudolf, 72. My translation. lands “Oberon,” Lessings “Nathan” und Goethes “Iphigenie” (New York: Peter Lang, 1984). 41Wolfram von Eschenbach, Parzival (Stuttgart: Reclam...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 88–105.
Published: 01 May 2021
... political anxieties about potential popular upheaval. 77 Together, these circumstances triggered a significant transformation of agricultural subsidy programs and food policies, which were primarily targeted at supporting foreign land acquisition and otherwise sourcing grain abroad. 78 In addition...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 389–406.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., evolving sovereignty can be read in infrastructure development: road construction, land acquisition, or the opening of a dry port. But sovereignty also requires securitization and control, or that which may be considered the work of the state, 10 along with what Madeleine Reeves describes as “the social...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 355–371.
Published: 01 August 2011
... around is yearly so much increasing.” city in a context in which landed property did Speculation, sometimes linked to reclamation not have “a history.” Upon the elite of that class   and landfill projects, might be immensely prof- and the powerful merchants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 476–496.
Published: 01 December 2014
... for reclamation meant thirty-­fve years from The fact that many Rammun residents the time of construction, when many of the objec- framed their opposition to the landfill as a na- tors and current owners of the land would likely be tional duty (“Palestine begins with Rammun,” one...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 616–632.
Published: 01 December 2007
... these Chinese immigrant groups were “helping of Southeast Asia.5 They were engaged either in native rulers reclaim virgin lands, serving them ventures of mining for gold, tin, and copper or as local governors, establishing their own settle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 47–57.
Published: 01 May 2010
... the concept of a pre- and imperial space. The experience of the wander- postnational empire identity: “Like so many of ing Jews in between, who did not really arrive the people of his class in the former crown lands anywhere, fascinated Roth because of the rela- of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy, he...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 558–560.
Published: 01 December 2008
... from 1794 to groups), emphasizing environmental and socioeco- 1807, on the one hand, and the relations between nomic conditions in the lands populated by Alba- the powerful local notable and the non-Muslim sub- nians—low agricultural productivity as well as the jects in his domains...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 560–562.
Published: 01 December 2008
... from 1794 to groups), emphasizing environmental and socioeco- 1807, on the one hand, and the relations between nomic conditions in the lands populated by Alba- the powerful local notable and the non-Muslim sub- nians—low agricultural productivity as well as the jects in his domains...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 562–565.
Published: 01 December 2008
... from 1794 to groups), emphasizing environmental and socioeco- 1807, on the one hand, and the relations between nomic conditions in the lands populated by Alba- the powerful local notable and the non-Muslim sub- nians—low agricultural productivity as well as the jects in his domains...