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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 105–120.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Leila Hudson Duke University Press 2006 Investing by Women or Investing in Women? Merchandise, Money, and Marriage and the Formation of a Prenational Bourgeoisie in Damascus Leila Hudson ecent historical scholarship on gender and nationalism in the Middle East has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 196–216.
Published: 01 May 2011
...İrvin Cemil Schick Increasingly, during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, publications appeared in the Ottoman Empire that took issue with traditional norms of gender and sexuality and advocated alternatives. They criticized arranged marriages and supported companionate unions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (2): 163–175.
Published: 01 August 2023
... and social stability gave women an upper hand in economic and personal choices, and within marriages, they could and did move about freely. The matrilineal system not only connected maritime Muslims but also raised serious questions about the Islamic jurisprudential tradition that evolved in the Middle East...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 339–360.
Published: 01 August 2012
... with a consideration of how social and economic structures—specifically Iran’s marriage and labor markets—are artificially extending the experience of childhood. Faced with high rates of unemployment, more and more young Iranians are staying at home with their parents as they extend their education well...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 164–178.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of agonistic feminist politics is Mrinalini Sinha's revealing analysis in Specters of Mother India (2006) of the circumstances surrounding the mobilization of Indian women around the passage of the Child Marriage Restraint Act in colonial India in 1929, which constitutes the second part of my essay. Duke...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... These essays track the everyday languages and institutions of governance, policing, and morality by working carefully through diverse fields, including legal cases and reasoning, histories of education, dynamics of marriage, arts of linguistic transformation, politics of religious argument, legitimations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
... liberalism marriage social reform References Amrith Sunil S. “ Food and Welfare in India, c. 1900–1950 ”. Comparative Studies in Society and History 50 , no. 4 ( 2008 ): 1010 – 35 . Baden- Powell Henry . Land Systems of British India, Being a Manual of the Land- Tenures...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 August 1997
...- Maulana Thanavi describes marriage customs: fense of women's rights in Islamic law, a work inspired [Tlhe women of the family gather and confine the by both his early Deobandi education and his experi- girl in a corner .Etiquette calls for the girl to be ence of debating...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 508–524.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . ———. “On Torture: Or Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment.” Social Research 63 , no. 4 ( 1996 ): 1081 – 109 . Basu Srimati . “Sexual Property: Staging Rape and Marriage in Indian Law and Feminist Theory.” Feminist Studies 37 , no. 1 ( 2011 ): 185 – 211 . Chowdhury Prem...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 68–71.
Published: 01 August 1989
..., writ- the wretched women and offering herself in marriage to ten in Marathi, was published in Pune in 1989 under the any willing person. In response to her call, published by title We Made History Too. In many ways the authors Kamble in his magazine, one of his associates, Ganpat- themselves...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 590–598.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Law of Marriage .” American Journal of Comparative Law 6 ( 1957 ): 503 – 51 . Caste, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Arabness in Southern Arabia Mandana E. Limbert his essay explores the notion of Arabness. It argues...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1981
... for these women. 139/1000 births for India. Dr. Jayawardene feels that (See appendix) though Buddhism was a progressive Traditionally, marriages in movement in the historical context Sri Lanka had been arranged of its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 450–462.
Published: 01 August 2007
... read- Novels Bâ’s Mariama On a man she appears to still love despite his having ing of the novel.10 left her for one of their daughter’s best friends Nwachukwu-Agbada and Mule may be jus- after twenty-five years of marriage. However, tifi ed in criticizing Ramatoulaye’s condescend...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 67–97.
Published: 01 August 2000
... indeed to the mid- by mosques, celebrations of marriages inside the dle-class while many of the early Arab settlers in the mosque, social committees for helping immigrants US hailed from the working class. By imposing “ortho- and so on). dox” practices, South Asians signified their superiority...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 84–89.
Published: 01 May 1982
... for Beatings. 'I Addition- Rimonte, the Executive Director of the ally, research data has appeared in shelter sponsored by the Center for the Journal of Marriage and the Family, Pacific-Asian Family. Ms. Rimonte related Abnormal and Social Psychology, and so on. some of the findings...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 605–621.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . “Democratic Ideology in Islamist Opposition? The Muslim Brotherhood's ‘Civil State.’ ” Middle Eastern Studies 45 , no. 2 ( 2009 ): 189 – 205 . Hassan Amro . “Egypt: Coptic Church Rejects Second Marriages Despite Court Ruling.” Los Angeles Times blog , June 1 , 2010...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 154–156.
Published: 01 August 2000
... by the institu- tion of marriage in South Asian cultures. The respondents Margaret Abraham, Speaking the Unspeakable: Marital Vio- range from highly educated professionals with substantial lence Among South Asian Immigrants in the U.S., New...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 157–163.
Published: 01 August 2000
... not fully take into account the complex familial relations created by the institu- tion of marriage in South Asian cultures. The respondents Margaret Abraham, Speaking...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 188–195.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of Political Economy . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2006 . Hartmann Heidi . “ The Unhappy Marriage of Marxism and Feminism .” In Women and Revolution , edited by Sargant Lydia , 1 – 39 . Boston : South End Press , 1981 . Jayawardena Kumari . Feminism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 525–538.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the dis- two suicides that took place in Morocco at the peak cursive regimes of gender equality, rights, or legal of the Arab uprisings. Sixteen-­year-­old Amina Fi- rationality. lali committed suicide to protest domestic vio- lence in a marriage...