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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 180–192.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Esin Düzel Abstract Beauty can be a source of self-making within a political community, and that self can display moral autonomy via publicly visible and invisible practices while still adhering to a community. At a time of transition during the early 2000s from militarized resistance to urban...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 451–461.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Narges Bajoghli Abstract Based on ethnographic research in Iran among the country's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and its Basij militia, this article explores the process of gaining access to these militarized groups in order to conduct long-term research. Specifically, what does...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 425–438.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Farhana Ibrahim Abstract Studies on militarization and borders in South Asia often focus on zones of spectacular conflict, such as Kashmir, or partition violence in Punjab. This article examines the production of everyday policing in a zone of high surveillance that is not a conventional military...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 439–450.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Sahana Ghosh Abstract India imposes an increasingly militarized border security agenda along its officially “friendly” border with Bangladesh with a range of preemptive practices to control the illegal movement of people and goods. Focusing ethnographic attention on everyday mobility, I view...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 437–446.
Published: 01 August 2012
... of sexuality, militarization, and religion. Amireh argues that these silences were justified by a hegemonic national prioritization paradigm that evaded dealing with women’s issues and by a smear campaign conducted against women activists and NGOs by a vocal Islamist movement that, unlike the secular national...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 250–261.
Published: 01 August 2010
... that feminists need to be aware and wary of the ways that aid projects are co-opted by foreign and local militarized masculinities that collectively perpetuate insecurity and violence against Afghan women. Duke University Press 2010 Gender and the Development...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 354–360.
Published: 01 August 2015
... the striking themes of this study are slow reading, which Hofmeyr works out at length, and Gandhi's racial prejudices toward Africans at a time when Africans' own political activism was developing in parallel with those of Gandhi, within a context of the militarized consolidation of white power. Slow reading...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 471–484.
Published: 01 December 2023
... from the Saudi elite in finding alternative non-Western partners and in leveraging oil to promote the Palestinian cause in East Asia; and the preexisting ties between Korean business actors and their Saudi counterparts. Such migration infrastructure included direct transplantation of militarized...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 2019
... 47. Fanon, “Algeria Unveiled,” 163–64 . 48. Ali, “Grounding Militarism.” 49. Gorkhas are Nepali or of Nepali origin. Many are employed by the Gorkha regiments, inherited by the Indian army from the British and are famed for their courage and valor. Indians often refer to all Nepalis...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 December 2019
... relations as a crucial aspect of and lens onto contemporary experiences of living with surveillance. Against a global backdrop of intensifying security, especially an expansive war on terror, militarization in its many shapes and forms transforms spaces and spatializes regions, reconfigures social relations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 456–462.
Published: 01 December 2017
... practices and, importantly, the ways in which home relationships affect the ways in which soldiers work. Even though scholars such as Catherine Lutz talk about the militarization of spaces, including barracks,2 in my re- search the distance of time and space is significant in the sense that it allows...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 204–212.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., it is important to speak of the misdeeds militarization and “the production of morbidity of modernity. “[A] certain political rationality for profit”8 were in addition to militarism, as an- and a pathos of modernity whose outcomes are ticipated by Grovogui. This changing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (2): 46–47.
Published: 01 August 1986
... The group initially got off the ground with a massive of women and militarization. One of the songs (which Sinhala signature campaign for peace. They insisted on an end to and Tamil women sang together) was an anti-war song. Thus, violence and appealed for a peaceful and just...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 5–27.
Published: 01 May 2004
... democracy now gave way to bee, head of the department’s office of legal counsel. the more realistic discourse of empire, colonization, In it, he argued that in a post 9/11 world any at- and militarization. At another level, the images shed tempt to apply the criminal laws against torture un- critical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 125–131.
Published: 01 August 2001
..., and institutions. Moreover, in common with about the causes of religious terrorism, the broad implications radical movements elsewhere in the developing world, Isla- of violence and militarism, the nature of Islamic fundamen- mist movements grew from political and economic dysfunc- talist movements...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 359–360.
Published: 01 December 2019
... to think about the everyday life of prolonged surveillance and interrogate its temporal and spatial expanse. Using civil-military relations as a lens, they explore how militarization transforms spaces, reconfigures social relations, and makes the presence of security forces a daily reality. These articles...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 220–223.
Published: 01 August 2010
...,” “reconstruction,” and “democracy” prevailing in the field. Our contention was that under conditions of war, occupation, militarism, and imperialism, we needed to develop a more sophisticated and radical feminist theoretical understanding of social...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 161–163.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the locus of many of the problems that occupy feminists, such as militarism, moral regulation, and the cheapening of women’s labor. This special section of the journal explores this central, and old, tension within feminist state theory, offering...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 245–258.
Published: 01 August 2007
... that these commentators de- But in employing such concepts as mili- scribed—one of almost constant warfare—can tary fiscalism and militarism, as well...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 163–177.
Published: 01 August 2006
..., and the emergence of an unbridled racist invective directed toward Mexican immi- militarism, and the counters of an ascendant grants, Arabs, Muslims, and others who threaten authoritarianism become more visible...