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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 246–260.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Abdul Sheriff Slavery is not a fixed condition but a spectrum of unfreedom. The term Islamic slavery has been bandied about for four decades without an adequate definition. At the birth of Islam there were a large number of captives from endemic intertribal warfare, many of them Arabs who were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 296–309.
Published: 01 August 2018
... in the recent and growing interest in military slavery in the historiography of the Ottoman domains in general. In Ottoman Tunis, for instance, while the existence of a lesser-known Sudanic military corps has been documented by contemporaneous sources, to date very little is known about their presence, roles...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 185–210.
Published: 01 August 2018
... as not only domestic (household) and market-driven (chattel) but also polity-driven (military-administrative). We further seek to soften another binary, freedom and slavery, to underline the fact that the domain of unfreedom included a range of dependent relations. Because slave soldiers and administrators...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 310–329.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... Saligāo, Goa : Broadway Book Centre , 2009 . Eaton Richard M. “ Rise and Fall of Military Slavery in the Deccan, 1450–1650 .” In Chatterjee Eaton , Slavery and South Asian History , 115 – 35 . Eaton Richard M. A Social History of the Deccan, 1300–1761...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 203–208.
Published: 01 May 2020
... with the practice of making military slaves and palace eunuchs out of captured Christians from Caucasia. 14 By contrast, the Mughals of India—the farthest east (Bengal)—refrained from practicing military slavery and did not require conversion as a sign of loyalty. Instead, they promulgated an imperial ethic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 280–295.
Published: 01 August 2018
... in the social and political fabric of Isma’il’s state system, the institution of ‘abid al-Bukhari affords the scholar an opportunity to question the prevailing Atlantic slavery paradigm in an endeavor to move toward a broader characterization of bondage and servitude and a more nuanced system of power relations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 261–279.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Yonas Ashine Demisse Slavery in the mainstream historiography of Ethiopia is written from two perspectives: the first is a view of slavery as a mere product of a hitherto conquering empire state of qehy —“red” people and a conquered salim or “black” people—without opening up both the inside...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 204–213.
Published: 01 August 2010
... for fied public ceremony in front of the Imperial Military Sexual Slavery by Japan submitted a Palace). Here the binary of shame and dignity request to the city government of Pusan to build can be productively deconstructed: the two in a park...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 230–245.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Dahlia E. M. Gubara The study of something termed Arab/Islamic slavery has flourished in recent years. Through a close reading of a seminal text, ‘Aja’ib al-athar fi’l-tarajim wa’l-akhbar by the late eighteenth-century Ottoman scholar ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Jabarti, Gubara’s essay critically engages...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 441–454.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., ignoring, or rendering an invisible other.” 7 These erasures are all, I argue, applicable to the little space afforded to Black Iranians and, more broadly, the Black Middle East. 8 As Christina Sharpe writes, “Those of us who teach, write, and think about slavery and its afterlives encounter myriad...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 178–190.
Published: 01 August 2006
... 179 ing an estimated 1 million Africans to its lucra- dreams of empire, it was a military success. tive sugar islands during the eighteenth century The initial conquest of Algiers, Oran, and their alone. Both the slave trade and colonial slavery dependent lands was followed by a long and bru...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 418–431.
Published: 01 August 2014
...M’hamed Oualdi In order to reframe our perception of the Mediterranean, Oualdi’s essay connects two aspects of northern African history usually treated separately, namely the historiography of colonialism and the historiography of Ottoman rule. Oualdi explores how the legacies of Ottoman slavery...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 85–97.
Published: 01 May 1996
.... 5 No. 6 , March. Dillon , Merton L. 1990 . Slavery Attacked: Southern Slaves and Their Allies, 1619–1865 (Baton Rouge and London: Louisiana State University Press). Diop , Cheikh Anta . 1988 . The Cultural Unity of Black Africa: The Domains of Patriarchy and of Matriarchy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 December 2015
... world of Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 639 Vol. 35, No. 3, 2015 • © 2015 by Duke University Press 640 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East • 35:3 • 2015 slavery, colonialism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 50–53.
Published: 01 August 1988
...,’ the sole political motive of for- equalities of slavery and serfdom. The Jurisprudence (Fiqh) mulating these two hypotheses is tendentiously aimed at ad- developed by the jurists, in general, rationalized the socio- vancing the interests of the ruling capitalists and landlords in economic relations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 556–572.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and depositions of the late six- 557 in shielding the rights of feudality, of democ- teenth and seventeenth centuries are nothing racy, of theocracy (according to the portion but military rebellions, hence signs of the de- of the empire) from the abuse of power in the cline of the Ottoman Empire...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 259–268.
Published: 01 August 2009
..., in to ; tiable greed, debauched lust, and a desire to escape slavery and torture? Or were Or torture? and slavery escape to desire a and debauched lust, greed, tiable insa of because suggest, sources modern early many as it, Was convert? period ern hy indeed did so many English men...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (2): 48–52.
Published: 01 August 1996
... been brought to Guyana Europe was sparked a decade ago when the editors of (and elsewhere in the Caribbean) to work in the sugar this journal invited me to write an article on the role industry following the abolition of slavery. The Con- of Indians in the South African liberation movement...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 483–487.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... But even here the story involved Europeans, with Prussian military instructors, Italian architects, French engineers, and British investment houses and industrial firms enabling the elaboration and consolidation of modern state power across the full breadth of what became Siam and later Thailand. 4...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 637–644.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of Dollar Diplomacy, 1900–1930 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2004 . Rydell Robert W. All the World’s a Fair: Visions of Empire at American International Expositions, 1876–1916 . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 1987 . Salman Michael . The Embarrassment of Slavery...