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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2024) 44 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 May 2024
.... In the 1960s and 1970s, Iranian officials sought to build a new industry via the Shahpur Petrochemical Complex, a choice enabled by the unexpected availability of high-sulfur natural gas within the existing spaces of Iran's oil industry, and one that faced opposition from British Petroleum, which operated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 138–152.
Published: 01 August 2000
... companies from taking advantage to oil from the Gulf. of this commercially attractive alternative at the mo- Turkey’s Thirst for Natural Gas and the Race among ment, it is clear that the AIOC would not mind keeping Suppliers all its options open for as long as possible, instead...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 96–103.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... The answer Adequate catchment area treatment involving lies in opting for gas-based electricity. Natural gas is afforestation, and soil and moisture conservation mea- one of the most versatile sources of energy and is sures have been envisaged for both forest and non...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 246–258.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Gas Pipeline.22 The Baluch people, frustrated homeland.25 While demographically the Baluch that they do not benefit from what they see as still far outpopulate the non-Baluch, the feeling their own natural resources, seek compensation of exclusion persists...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 August 1982
...-drain" for the country. etc. for the local market. However, this The IMP survey estimates 0.18 percent has been made possible, in part, by the doctors amongst all emigrants in the Middle abundance of natural gas in Pakistan and East. If this figure is accurate, it means...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of measures, including shutting down hundreds of industries and converting all taxis and auto-rickshaws to natural gas. Thousands of workers lost jobs and had to leave the city in the wake of these actions. 24 A lasting consequence of that moment has been the widespread distrust of environmentalism among...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 May 1996
... divide the organized opposition. In lion working individuals) who were employed in the addition, the massive violence of the fundamentalists oil and natural gas industry accounted for 95 percent has been effective in silencing the public.31 The Is- to 98 percent of Iran’s foreign earnings and 35...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2024) 44 (1): 118–134.
Published: 01 May 2024
... High oil fields are offshore oil facilities that were prospected and developed in the 1960s and 1970s by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation of India (ONGC), a publicly held company focusing on hydrocarbon production. Today, Bombay High is India's largest oil- and gas-producing facility, producing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 384–396.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., accommodations on their Pakistan in 1947, it became a part of Pakistan saddles, leading their cattle toward this remote itself. In 1953, Pakistan Petroleum Limited dis- corner of the world in search of a refuge. The covered natural gas in Sui, a town...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 205–221.
Published: 01 August 2021
... unintended consequences. 73 Mounir and Issa drew a cautionary tale from Hal al-Dossier (“Open the File”), an al-Tayyar initiative to audit state management of strategic raw materials (salt, phosphates, natural gas, gasoline), in accordance with Article 13 of the 2014 Constitution, which states...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 440–453.
Published: 01 December 2014
... vision with which to consider them crude oil, whose refning produces gasoline and together, and a language that was borrowed from diesel fuel for internal combustion engines, until the conceptual world of steam engineering — the after World War II. Naturally, this continuity ap- field...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 127–139.
Published: 01 August 2002
... turned into an importer Deals of the same scale have been signed by Azeri lead- of Russian natural gas and electricity, consuming more energy ers many times over the past decade, but there is no account than it produces, but they are not commensurate to taking on of the whereabouts of the vanished...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 389–406.
Published: 01 December 2019
... garment and shoe outlets, shacks selling compressed natural gas, ramshackle stalls selling vegetables and fruit (of poor quality given the distance traveled), pakoras and samosas, and poultry. There are also vehicle repair and welding workshops. New and old shops are interspersed throughout...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 51–52.
Published: 01 May 1986
... y8 the and as the the world. the containment, and made neutralizing escaping gas cmbaUng touted being "the safe# In When Bhopal disastw the the occurred, Unkn...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., the mechanical arrangements and interconnected equipment that are meant to provide populations with potable water and take away their waste, that distribute supplies of electricity or gas, that facilitate the mass movement of people, energy, and goods, or that are built to contain and block those...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 275–292.
Published: 01 August 2016
... residence in putatively white areas highly contingent and insecure throughout the former Transvaal. This article analyzes the connections between past dispossession and contemporary rural land and natural resource struggles in the Limpopo and North West provinces, contending that addressing South Africa's...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of the sea into territory or exclusive economic zones makes the natural bounty of the earth into extractive resources of a given nation-state. Today, more than a quarter of the world's supply of oil and gas is produced in offshore fields. 23 The discovery of subsea and offshore oil deposits...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of Halabja stemming ties. The second section examines four sets of from sales of chemical weapons and weapons 9. See Hansen and Stepputat, “Introduction: States  12.  See Caryle Murphy, “Site of Iraqi Gas Attack Is  Stansfield,  ds.,e  The Future of Iraq: Dictatorship...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 134–151.
Published: 01 May 2016
... found in it. In differ- as opposed to other women who prepare food for ent seasons, it takes on the humidity and tempera- joint families of nearly a dozen. Gas, after all, is ture of the air around it, just as it is mixed with the seen as a costly expense, while the only...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 138–151.
Published: 01 May 2005
... to the songs and form use of poison gas,” one individual contended. a line to do a series of steps with linked hands in Since the end of Hussein’s rule, individuals who a circle. Through singing and dancing, isolated have not been allowed to publicly...