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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 116–130.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the capitalist and socialist worlds, as well as for enhancing personal mobility, flexibility, and status. In both cases, cars reveal tensions between ideological imperatives and the aspirations of citizens, contrasting personal freedom and consumerism with a view of the car as a capitalistic Trojan horse inside...
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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): 66–72.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Thomas Asher; Steve Ouma Akoth Abstract This essay foregrounds mobility in cities in the global South in order to recast our current understanding of how informal settlements function and how residents of these neighborhoods navigate increasingly feral economies. Focusing largely on an informal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 135–146.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Irfan Kokdas This study explores how the monetization and commercialization of rural economy, peasant mobility, and the changing power of landholders in the countryside affected the nature of Salonikan society throughout the eighteenth century. It analyzes the ways in which the emerging power...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 200–211.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of a progressive Islam but do not share the ideology and goals of political Islam. This picture is even more complicated by the location of women at all these levels of cultural framing and political activism in Africa. Duke University Press 2008 Mobilizing Muslim Women...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 261–264.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., of ( citizenship” to through claims them formalized and challenge informal to opportunities oppressions, also new and yet old bringing resistance, power and of dialectics unconcluded produce alization glob- in mobilities through enacted that negotiations show the They globalization. of ethics and introducing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 454–455.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Paul Kingston Social Movements, Mobilization, and Contestation in the Middle East and North Africa Beinin Joel Vairel Frederic ., eds. Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2011 xiv + 308 pp., $80.00 (cloth) , $24.95 (paper) © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 246–258.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Shanna Dietz Surendra The striking ethnic and linguistic diversity within Pakistan's highly centralized state makes it a prime target for social mobilization, especially in the form of secessionist movements. However, Pakistan's various states and territories have experienced extreme variation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 251–266.
Published: 01 August 2011
...). My article traces how border residents of Muslim Lebanese origins responded to this post-9/11 U.S. counterterrorist encompassment. I suggest that Arabs publicly mobilized through three media- and state-sponsored initiatives that sought to combat U.S.-derived suspicions. Beginning in September 2001...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (1): 14–23.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Manini Chatterjee © 1994: South Asia Bulletin 1994 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XIV No. 1 (1994) The BJP: Political Mobilization for Hindutva Manini Chatterjee The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been re- tailed look at its predecessor, the Bharatiya Jana...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (1): 42–52.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Zoya Hasan © 1994: South Asia Bulletin 1994 South Asia Bulktin, Vol. XIV No. 1 (1994) Party Politics and Communal Mobilization in Uttar Pradesh Zoya Hasan Nothing signifies the change in the intellectual vance of the BJP by creating the conditions and and political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 86–96.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Barbara R. Joshi Copyright 1987: South Asia Bulletin 1987 SOUTH ASIA BULLETIN Vol. 7 (1987) Recent Developments in Inter-Regional Mobilization of Dalit Protest in India Barbara R. Joshi In recent years...
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 15a–b. Rana Bishara, The Road Map for Elimination (2006–ongoing), room installation, 240 × 400 × 400 cm, Palestinian Museum, 2019–20, OCHA and Badil maps, dried and green cactus, black threads, and mobile: (a) vertical view, (b) detail. Photo credit: (a) Rana Bishara, (b) Hareth Yousef More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 15a–b. Rana Bishara, The Road Map for Elimination (2006–ongoing), room installation, 240 × 400 × 400 cm, Palestinian Museum, 2019–20, OCHA and Badil maps, dried and green cactus, black threads, and mobile: (a) vertical view, (b) detail. Photo credit: (a) Rana Bishara, (b) Hareth Yousef More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Development Program, these same progressive farmers continued to bag awards but bucked planners' expectations that they would serve as natural leaders in villages. As these producers mobilized politically, and India's bureaucrats and politicians moved toward the Green Revolution consensus that agricultural...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 355–367.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Prita Meier This article examines what happens to objects once they stop being mobile and come to rest on specific bodies and in specific buildings. The material landscape of Indian Ocean port cities, including their mosques, merchant mansions, and even the houses of people who are not powerful...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of nomadic tribes in French mandate Syria, this essay shows that creative appropriation of the automobile actually helped nomadic groups to strengthen their position and to defend their economic and political interests. Automobiles allowed tribal chiefs to experience enhanced mobility, facilitating a faster...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 407–419.
Published: 01 December 2019
... from Somalia to the United Arab Emirates have been implicated in funding al-Shabaab, a militant group. Rather than taking a presentist view, this article argues that these security concerns have emerged from a deep-rooted anxiety over mobility in the Indian Ocean, as dhow networks challenge state...
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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 (2019) 39 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Jean-Michel Landry Abstract In recent years, the problem of gender-based custody allocation has sparked intense mobilization across the Middle East. In Lebanon, Sunni and Shi‘i citizens led two parallel campaigns to modify the sharia-derived norms enforced in custody disputes. Their efforts...