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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 107–121.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Youssef Belal This article is devoted to the study of questions of knowledge, law, and ethics in Islamic context. Starting with a discussion of assumptions about Islamic ethical practices in recent anthropological and historical works on the fatwa, it explores procedures of truth seeking and modes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 540–556.
Published: 01 December 2018
... References Ballestero Andrea S. “ Transparency Short-Circuited: Laughter and Numbers in Costa Rican Water Politics .” PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 35 , no. 2 ( 2012 ): 223 – 41 . Baviskar Amita . “ Is Knowledge Power? The Right to Information Campaign in India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 353–357.
Published: 01 August 2019
... calls for further engagement with the Islamic legal tradition in the analysis of sharia court records in order to better understand the relation between state, law, and community. Finally, it elaborates on Doumani's important contributions to the anthropology of kinship. Family Life in the Ottoman...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 257–265.
Published: 01 August 2020
...: Looking beyond Police .” Journal of Legal Anthropology 2 , no. 2 ( 2018 ): 24 – 46 . Kingsley Jeremy . Religious Authority and Local Governance in Eastern Indonesia . Melbourne : Melbourne University Press , 2018 . Kingsley Jeremy , and Telle Kari . “ Introduction...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 407–419.
Published: 01 December 2019
... . “ Dhow Encounters .” Transition , no. 119 ( 2016 ): 49 – 59 . Farradas Carmen . “ The Nature of Illegality under Neoliberalism and Post-Neoliberalism .” PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology 36 , no. 2 ( 2013 ): 266 – 73 . Ferguson James . Global Shadows: Africa...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 278–279.
Published: 01 May 2005
...- can Ethnologist,andPolitical and Legal Anthropology Review. ...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 408–423.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Aluwahlia Montek Singh . “India's Quiet Economic Revolution.” Columbia Journal of World Business 29 , no. 1 ( 1994 ): 6 – 12 . Anders Gerhard . “The Normativity of Numbers: World Bank and IMF Conditionality.” Political and Legal Anthropology Review 31 , no. 2 ( 2008 ): 187 – 202...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 December 2019
... . Shehada Nahda . “ Flexibility versus Rigidity in the Practice of Islamic Family Law .” PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 32 , no. 1 ( 2009 ): 28 – 46 . Shehadeh Lamia Rustum . “ The Legal Status of Married Women in Lebanon .” International Journal of Middle East Studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 476–496.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Bruno . The Pasteurization of France . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 1993 . Li Fabiana . “ Documenting Accountability: Environmental Impact Assessment in a Peruvian Mining Project .” Political and Legal Anthropological Review 32 , no. 2 ( 2009 ): 218 – 35...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 191–202.
Published: 01 August 2006
..., A. Epstein, recent studies concerning law in French-speaking tute reality. N. Rouland, Anthropologie juridique and M. Gluckman, “Introduction,” in Ideas and Pro- Africa, from a legal anthropological perspective, (Legal Anthropology...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 652–653.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., a Scottish Rebel in Colonial South Anthropology of Work Review (forthcoming), and Every- Africa ( Jacana, 2004). His e-­mail address is jhyslop@ day Life in the Muslim Middle East, 3rd ed. (forthcom- colgate.edu. ing). Sunila S. Kale is an assistant professor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 451–461.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., interrogative surveillance is a strategic tool that makes space for engagement. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Iran Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corp (IRGC) Basij surveillance national security methodology anthropology Ahmad Salimi, the protagonist of a documentary film I...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 20–35.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Transparency after the Neoliberal Turn: The Politics, Limits, and Paradoxes of India's Right to Information Law .” Political and Legal Anthropology Review 36 , no. 2 ( 2013 ): 308 – 25 . Silbey Susan . “ After Legal Consciousness .” Annual Review of Law and Social Science , no. 1 ( 2005...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 495–499.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., approach evidence as an object of inquiry in Islamic legal, therapeutic, and scientific contexts. 3 The contributors are not interested in delineating the Islamic notion of evidence; instead, each article deals with multiple discourses related to evidence: Which concepts and practices can be used...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 372–380.
Published: 01 August 2011
... with additional input from sociocultural anthropology’s theorizing. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Diaspora and “Arabness”: Limits and Potentials for Critical Analysis Maria Six-­Hohenbalken and Andre...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 561–567.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of what Giorgio Agamben has described as an anthropological machine centered on divisions between human/animal, mind/body, subject/object, society/nature, active/passive, sameness/difference, secular/religious, and inclusion/exclusion. 1 In contrast to these antagonistic dualisms (and human...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Daniel Steinmetz-Jenkins Abstract This review looks at how Shahab Ahmed engages with history, political elitism, secularism, and anthropology in his book What Is Islam? The Importance of Being Islamic . Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Islam political theology culture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 37–48.
Published: 01 May 2019
... 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 political society popular politics governmentality housing Angola anthropology of the state nondemocratic regimes Interest in the study of popular protest and resistance in Africa has been growing over the past years. In the aftermath of the Arab...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 94–109.
Published: 01 May 2023
... , 2012 . Dresch Paul . “ Aspects of Non-state Law: Early Yemen and Perpetual Peace .” In Legalism: Anthropology and History , edited by Dresch Paul and Skoda Hannah , 145 – 72 . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . Dresch Paul . “ Mutual Deception: Totality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 220–221.
Published: 01 May 2016
... fellow of the Program of Transnational Communities (Duke University Press, of Science, Technology, and Society at the J. F. Ken- 2004) and Fictions of Justice: The International Crimi- nedy School of Government at Harvard University. nal Court and the Challenges of Legal...