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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 15–23.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Isa Blumi Teaching Loyalty in the Late Ottoman Balkans: Educational Reform in the Vilayets of Manastir and Yanya, 1878-1912 Isa Blumi Over the past thirty years scholars have paid a great deal sought by the sultan and Rum patriarch. Simply put, schools of attention to how late...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 133–149.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Mark Drury Abstract This article explores how physical movement and political mobility have been central to different forms of loyalty and critique that have historically underpinned political authority in the Sahara. After outlining several expressions of loyalty characteristic of political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 166–179.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Mohamad Junaid Abstract The discourse of loyalty produces tense predicaments for those living under counterinsurgency regimes. The essay explores this theme by analyzing the case of a Kashmiri woman who found herself in a political drama when she accepted “blood money” from the person accused...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
... colonial occupation and dispossession are translated into gendered expectations of loyalty, accusations of betrayal, and practices of critique. Investigating how Kurdish, Sahrawi, and Kashmiri militants, activists, and followers of resistance movements navigate the binary logics of loyalty and critique...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 119–132.
Published: 01 May 2020
... reflects on the ways in which the political comes to be refracted in intimate realms of kinship and family. It contends that familial and personal relationships are crucial sites where expectations of political loyalty and allegiance take on shape and substance but are also negotiated and contested...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 325–333.
Published: 01 August 2022
... was caught between his older brother, the Bikaner Raja and obedient Mughal servant, and his younger brothers, occasional bandits who wandered freely. Their story illustrates how competing loyalties and priorities could strain brotherly bonds, especially in times of political turmoil. 27. Lalas...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 185–210.
Published: 01 August 2018
... became a way for the monarchy to ensure loyalty in the thick of fierce competition, they became integral to the process of formation of particular states. In these contexts, masters looked to slave soldiers and slave administrators not as so many sources of profit but as sources of loyalty and guarantors...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 386–397.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Karen G. Ruffle “The Mistress of Two Worlds” explores the ways that Fatimah al-Zahra's mystical and intercessory powers construct a temporal devotional world for the Shia. of the Deccan in south-central India, projecting individual loyalty to the imams and remembrance of their sacrifices...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 259–268.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of the English community presented by the renegade's translocation of political, cultural and religious loyalties. It is therefore problematic to uncritically read these narratives as accurate depictions of the reality of conversion in North Africa as some previous studies have done: other contextual evidence...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 418–431.
Published: 01 August 2014
... to political opposition. Thus, while some of them stressed certain features of a political culture partly shaped by slavery (obedience, personal loyalty, patronage), others passed on political concepts partly framed by mamluks after the 1840s, such as the notions of “state service,” “the country’s interests...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 343–354.
Published: 01 August 2011
... as the struggle for Indonesian independence led to drastic changes in the orientation and identity of the Hadhrami minority. Besides dealing with the vicissitudes, strategies, and loyalties of these inhabitants of Arabs descent, this article argues that the turbulent time they went through increased the pace...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 110–119.
Published: 01 May 2011
... in Iran's modern history has produced so much opposition within its own ranks and enjoyed the loyalty of its oppositions at the same time. How could this paradox be explained? Our essay tackles this issue by describing the peculiar type of social order under the Islamic Republic of Iran as ordered anarchy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 235–247.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in Australia. and a young man gave me the finger. (Melbourne, Post 9/11, community members believed they were Victoria) seen as “outsiders,” a possible “Fifth Column,” and that their loyalty was being questioned without due...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 121–133.
Published: 01 May 2006
... question of offi cial Turk- on loyalty to the state.26 Even subjects’ loyalty ish nationalism was not “who were the Turks” to the state is considered one of the legitima- but “who should be the Turks.” Despite the use cies regarding citizenship that Turkey inherited...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 478–482.
Published: 01 December 2020
... the Turkmens in the south and the Kazakhs and Karakalpaks in the north as distinct from themselves and potentially disloyal to their house. Khans used raids as a symbolic tool to put their subjects' loyalty to the test. Raids were so despicable a practice in the eyes of Russians that the eminent historian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (2): 35–38.
Published: 01 August 1985
... of Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Mahatma Gandhi, whom you have arrested. We are Missouri and Kansas, and it is for me to tell you that the for the freedom of India and the complete libera- enthusiasm, the loyalty of our members in other parts can tion of the African colonies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of visual artifacts and the economy of print culture within a shared historical analysis to examine how the rise of transnational publishing in the mid-twentieth century impacted the commodification of precious books. The five essays in the section titled “Loyalty and Critique: Gender, Morality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 2010
... awareness of the economic and social Were Jews members of a nation or a religion? consequences of globalization. Meanwhile, the If they were members of a nation, they would shifts in defining Judaism and Islam as a result be suspected of dual loyalties, which led many...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the loyalty of Kargilis to India. The war opened up a space for the Shia Muslims of Kargil to assert a distinct political subjectivity grounded in sectarian identity. In their labor of belonging to India, they seek to distinguish themselves from the Sunnis of the Kashmir Valley, and yet as the vignettes above...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 588–600.
Published: 01 December 2011
...   continuity to such an extent that it o cially op- a testimony of gratitude to notables who had of   posed transferring o cial ranks and state privi- proved their loyalty to the imperial...