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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 143–158.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Jakob Krais Abstract During the 1920s and 1930s, French Algeria and Italian Libya witnessed spectacular motor-sports events: desert rallies as well as car races on closed circuits. Speed sports events, in this context, served three main purposes: they integrated or reconquered the colonial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... Jakob Krais's piece analyzes the spectacle of motor sports and desert rallies and closed-circuit car races in interwar French Algeria and Italian Libya, which were typically staged to perform the supposed scientific advancement and technological superiority of colonial powers over native subjects...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 518–531.
Published: 01 December 2014
... participate in, and depart from, automobility paradigms that take the global North as the primary site of historical research and interest by providing insights into the ways in which the motor vehicle not only served a utilitarian function, but also contributed to particular constructions of class, gender...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 108–114.
Published: 01 August 1994
... on the fisheries sector, panying move to improve the traditional crafts reported in 1989 that, of the total marine fish land- which were found unsuitable for sporting motors. It ings in 1981-85, the non-motorized crafts ac- was a non-government organization in Kerala that counted for 29 percent...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Mehdi Sakatni Abstract A conventional view of nomadic tribes is that motorization—the passage from animal to automobile transportation—brought about the transformation and eventually the obliteration of the nomadic pastoralist lifestyle in the long twentieth century. But through the example...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 541–564.
Published: 01 December 2020
... offered by the infrastructural regime of the modern city. The camera, and the narrator too, partake in the thrill of speed, gliding along roads and trains, reminding the documentary film's urban audience of its access to access: motor cars, trains, and roads, and where there are no roads, bridges...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 476–490.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Bagan, a team of Calcutta Bengalis, came to an end on 29 July 1911. So electrifying was the victory for the Bengalis that many started tearing their shirts and waving them in the air. Even members of the Moslem Sporting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 117–136.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and Chilled Meat Trade: A Practical Treatise by Specialists in the Trade , 1 : 31 – 100 . London : Gresham , 1929 . Griffin Emma . Blood Sport: Hunting in Britain since 1066 . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2007 . Harley C. Knick . “ Steers Afloat: The North Atlantic Meat...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 81–100.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., when the glamorous tie-ins to the world of film. In “Women’s government was encouraging but not compelling Sports: Fifteen Minutes With Micheline Presle,” the unveiling, the use of feminine images in advertising reader could read about the exercise routines of the or news coverage did not change...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 656–667.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., science, sport, and sacrifice. 49 And in each of these cases, that structural killability is mitigated ethically through arguments about the presence of situated love: love of particular people for particular, usually named, animals renders killability ethical in this literature rather than merely...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 611–621.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., Khaza Akmal, and gang of the villain (Nasrullah), another land- Indigenization of (Post)ColonialCinema in South Asia: Khaza Zahir. Ambuj Gupta, a sports instructor lord, kidnap Lolita. Azmal finds Lolita in Nas- for most of these nawabs, played the directorial rullah’s bedroom...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 286–300.
Published: 01 August 2003
... in a mass sport like soccer in the that the relative absence of Bengali capital in Calcutta 1930s.101 In fact, bhadralok initiative in such spheres should be viewed as an indication that Bengalis were often overlapped, as in the case of Birendranath Sircar responding to new opportunities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 20–37.
Published: 01 May 2008
... extreme sports, real- a frenzy of compulsion, repetition, and retribu- ity shows, etc., which both embody and displace tion, the obscene and self-righteous desire to this insatiable passion du réel). Such configura- raise the threshold of the desert beyond any tions of the passion for the real...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 318–340.
Published: 01 August 2005
... a report from Anzali in Anjuman (Council) groups among constitutionalists who sported this Tarikh-i Bidari-i Iranian: Moqadamih (The History (Tabriz), year 1, no. 64, 26 Safar AH 1325 (10 April 1907); style of clothing. On other related Iranian discourses...