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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 May 1996
...William G. Martin © 1996: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1996 The End of Africanist Economic History? Considerations on Tiyambe Zeleza’s A Modern Economic History of Africa, Vol. 1 The...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 46–52.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Daryoush Ashouri The Islamic revolution in Iran at the closing decades of the twentieth century was a shocking, unexpected phenomenon in the context of modern history. Its religious emblem, the presence of the Shiite clerics as it's mobilizing motor for mass demonstrations and, eventually, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 556–564.
Published: 01 December 2014
... past decade or so, particularly the shift toward maritime conceptions of space (Mediterranean, Indian Ocean), which though by no means new have breathed new life into the study of the premodern and colonial/modern history of the Middle East. The rise of global and connected history has similar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Peter E. Pope The Unending Frontier: An Environmental History of the Early Modern World John F. Richards Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003 696 pp., $75.00 (cloth), $26.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2009 Being Modern in the Middle East...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 367–374.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Alastair McClure; Saumya Saxena This introduction offers a critical survey of existing literature on law in modern India and presents an overview of the four essays in the special section, which illustrates new directions in the field of Indian legal history. Copyright © 2018 Duke University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 690–691.
Published: 01 December 2005
... BOOK REVIEWS 688 of the Daurs as a separate “ethnicity,” transformed the voiceless “foreign Mongolist” appropriated to the writing of modern Inner Mongolian history. celebrate fifty years of communist rule...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 320–334.
Published: 01 August 2016
... . PROVOCATIONS Nationalism, Internationalism, and Cosmopolitanism Some Observations from Modern Indian History Partha Chatterjee Before the Twentieth Century et me state as my first proposition that the problem of nationalism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 495–506.
Published: 01 December 2020
... introduction and the articles that follow, architecture acts as an analytic with which to formulate understanding and meaning. Through modern histories and perspectives from the South Asian subcontinent, conceptualizing “South Asia” and “architecture” broadly and inclusively, the articles turn alternately to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 110–119.
Published: 01 May 2011
... 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 (2010) 30 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Debali Mookerjea-Leonard The Long Partition and the Making of Modern South Asia: Refugees, Boundaries, Histories Vazira Fazila-Yacoobali Zamindar New York: Columbia University Press, 2007 xvi + 288 pp., $50.00 (cloth), $27.50 (paper) Duke University Press 2010 The Crypto-Jewish...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 127–129.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Kunal Chattopadhyay Literature and Nationalist Ideology: Writing Histories of Modern Indian Languages Harder Hans , ed. New Delhi : Social Science Press , 2010 . xii + 387 pp. , $64.99 ( cloth ) © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 BOOK REVIEWS The Nation Writ Small...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 556–572.
Published: 01 December 2009
... history of the early modern period. eyman I (1520–66) “Süleyman Bey,” as the an-   Comparative For that attempt to succeed it is crucial that we cient Turkic title bey/beg/big, or “lord,” would Asia,   Studies approach the period that...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 368–373.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Viren Murthy Murthy's essay examines Dipesh Chakrabarty's The Calling of History in relation to the author's earlier attempt to specify historical processes that could not be completely subsumed under capitalism and then discusses Chakrabarty's engagement with Jadunath Sarkar's theory of modernity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 277–290.
Published: 01 August 2020
... power in India. This article proposes the notion that the hegemony of a centralized modern state belongs only to a narrow sliver of history, hiding a much deeper pluralism within global history. In so doing, this article sets the stage for a sustained consideration of the plural nature of authority in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 14–15.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Sucheta Mazumdar © 1998: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1998 Symposium on “Nationalism, Heterotopia, and Homeless Texts” Locating Modernity in World History* Sucheta Mazumdar In this very interesting and provocative essay Mo- tempts to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 418–434.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Alexander Jabbari This article makes an argument for literary modernity as a shared discourse produced through scholarly exchange between Iranians and Indians reworking their shared Persianate literary heritage, considering literary history as an important and perhaps overlooked site for the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 294–309.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Zürcher, Turkey: A Modern History (London: I. B. Tauris, 1994), Lewis, The Emergence of Modern Turkey (New York: Oxford Uni- 110 – 21. For a discussion of Mustafa Kemal’s role in World War...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 405–417.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Hopkins University Press , 1987 . Wick Alexis . History at Sea: Navigating the Age of Empires . Berkeley : University of California Press , forthcoming . Sailing the Modern Episteme Al-T­ .aht.āwī on the Mediterranean Alexis Wick he first half of the nineteenth century...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 2–10.
Published: 01 May 2021
... African Communist Party in Exile . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 1992 . Engerman David . “ The Second World's Third World .” Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History 12 , no. 1 ( 2011 ): 183 – 211 . Ferguson James . Expectations of Modernity: Myths and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Kaveh Ehsani for their help and comments. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Introduction Histories of Oil and Urban Modernity in the Middle East Nelida Fuccaro...