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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 226–229.
Published: 01 May 2019
... . 6. Khan, Muslim Becoming. 7. Rahman, Islam and Modernity ; Maudoodi, Islamic Law and Constitution . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 national narrative and culture history antihistory Islamic universality Mohammad Ali Jinnah Mohammad Iqbal Abul Ala...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2007) 27 (2): 486–487.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Nathan J. Brown The Pedagogical State: Education and the Politics of National Culture in Post-1980 Turkey Sam Kaplan Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2006 xx + 254 pp., $65.00 (cloth), $24.95 (paper) Duke University Press 2007 Multiculturalism, Muslims, and Citizenship...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2010
... contributed to the creation and perpetuation of Palestinian cultural and national identity against the systematic denial of such an identity by the Israeli occupier. I argue that the formation of a Palestinian identity has been and remains a continuous vital process rather than a final preshaped construct...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2008) 28 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Earth).4 This confusion has en- trouble with narrative violence is the risks it abled the production of criminalizing discourses entails, foremost among which is the displace- of certain nations, collectivities, races, cultures, ment of historical violence itself into narrative, and religions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1992) 12 (2): 1–24.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Sucheta Mazumdar Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1992 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI1 No. 2, Fall 1992. Women, Culture and Politics: Engendering the Hindu Nation Sucheta Mazumdar There is no hope for women in India whether Muslims and Christians Why has this implacable...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2011) 31 (1): 183–195.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Amy Mills Turkey emerged from the ruins of the multiethnic Ottoman Empire to become a secular, ethnically Turkish, and culturally Sunni Muslim nation. While the Ottoman legacy refers to an ideal of multiethnic tolerance located in the distant past, and is deployed as a critique against a presumably...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 474–486.
Published: 01 August 2011
...     underplays the influence of Iranian culture on Naderi’s work, which transcends his transition his work.3 According to Naderi, the films of Ital- from a celebrated “national” filmmaker to a Naderi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 May 2010
... ously accentuated social and cultural heterogeneity as integral to the goal of Arab self- the           ­determination and national independence. One key element in this regard is the movement’s 1...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2011) 31 (1): 217–226.
Published: 01 May 2011
... where anxieties can be expressed. It does not silence Coptic “difference” in the name of “national unity,” as Coptic religious symbols and culture are strongly present in the film. Duke University Press 2011 Sectarian Strife and “National Unity” in Egyptian Films: A Case Study of Hassan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2009) 29 (3): 381–397.
Published: 01 December 2009
... politiques ideologizes Islam, but instead of being limited by the turcs: L’islamisme et la laïcité” (“Turkish Political Par- Koran, it emphasizes the “Turkish national culture,” ties: Islamism and Secularism Cemoti, no. 19 (1995...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2012) 32 (3): 622–632.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Karbala and elsewhere. Focusing on the Ottoman histories of Ahmed Cevdet Paşa, Evered’s article summarizes and analyzes the first efforts to depict the movement in Ottoman historiography. In doing so, it also considers how imperial histories may be read today as alternative narratives in the modern nation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2010) 30 (2): 250–261.
Published: 01 August 2010
... that Afghan women are caught on the frontlines of this “aid battlefield,” both as “nation builders” celebrated by the U.S. administration as examples of liberal-imperial victory and as “nation betrayers” of their culture and traditions for their participation in internationally facilitated programs. I...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1996) 16 (1): 68–76.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Carl W. Ernst © 1996: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1996 Local Cultural Nationalism as Anti- Fundamentalist Strategy in Pakistan’ Carl W. Ernst National identity would seem to be an unavoidable lamists by...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 324–345.
Published: 01 August 2015
... history of tolerance, which is manifested as a mode of neo-Ottomanism. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Greek-Turkish population exchange cultural policy multiculturalism museumization palimpsest Neo-Ottomanism References Aktar Ayhan . “Homogenising the Nation, Turkifying...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2008) 28 (2): 260–272.
Published: 01 August 2008
... fghanistani women, because of sociopolitical and cultural conditions, turned to modern narrative literature late in comparison with their male colleagues. Fiction writing, which had previously been the preserve of men...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2012) 32 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and North America. The specific works examined and the new narratives of the veil they bring forward reorient the gaze. By displacing the veil, a site of cross-cultural mistranslation, they remap the world and uncover the possible spaces of transnational literacy and communication. This article...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2012) 32 (1): 89–101.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Maria Stehle Since the 1990s, the headscarf has played a powerful role in negotiating questions of national and cultural belonging, gender identity, and definitions of urban space in Germany. This essay examines examples of veiling depicted in popular culture and theorizes the relationship between...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1991) 11 (1_and_2): 79–83.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Tamil resistance, these boys and the LTI’E’s representation of the Tamil struggle, a coolly brandishing their AK-47s. And they came to strong basis exists for comparing the two - in their dominate the resistance too, having greater popular narratives of nationalism: both hold that the nationalist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2012) 32 (2): 458–459.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Hilal Khashan The Lebanese Army: A National Institution in a Divided Society Barak Oren . Albany : State University of New York Press , 2009 272 pp., $65.00 (cloth) , $25.95 (paper) © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Politics of Women’s Rights in Iran...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2005) 25 (3): 687–688.
Published: 01 December 2005
... is paints princes Ramusack portrait the postimperial world, our understanding problems for these salient degree appear the impe- To to norms. resistance cultural rial and assimilation uneven In- dia’s and constitutionalism, sovereignty, of problems intractable nationalism, particularly early produced...