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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 329–340.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Kazim Abdullaev The relationship between the sacred drink haoma and narcotic plants is a major focus in studying the religious and ritualistic traditions of the ancient people of Indo-Iran and Central Asia. This study addresses this question through an analysis of archaeological data gathered...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Nida Rehman Abstract This article explores plants, seeds, soils, and other nonhuman actors as archival and architectural agents within the history of Lahore's urban landscape, as seen from the ground. It traces the halting efforts of the Agri-Horticultural Society of Punjab to enact regional...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Vinita Damodaran; Felix Padel India’s abundant natural resources are a key feature of its newfound status as an emerging market that attracts foreign investments. As the country’s output of metals and their ores increases, investments to secure deals over mineral deposits and manufacturing plants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 610–620.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Patrizia Granziera While the cult of trees is widespread in India, it is only in the south of India and especially in Tamil Nadu that the visitor frequently sees the pipal tree, symbolically considered male, planted together with a neem tree so that the two will grow together, their trunks...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 51–52.
Published: 01 May 1986
... the blame on the management and employees of the Indian plant who BOOK REVIEW, failed to conply with "standard procedures." The Bhopal plant is the 8ssne in design, procesa chemisby, engineering...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 47–50.
Published: 01 May 1986
... Bank sponsored "social On March 12,1986, a conference of adivasi agricultural laborers and forestry" monocultural planting of teak, we can see in many perts of poor peasants on the issues of deforestation, drought and adivasi cul- India spreading stirs on issues of forests, water, pollution...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (1): 61–71.
Published: 01 May 1984
.... THE CONTRACT LAm SYSTEMAT MIOP The Meghahatuburu Iron Ore Project (MIOP) is a Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) project and comes under the management of Bokaro Steel Plant (BSP). It is under construction and is planned to be one of the most highly mechanized mines in the country...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 454–475.
Published: 01 December 2014
...- inces had electric systems based on large-­scale hy- els of state-­led electrification emerged much ear- dropower (although there were many smaller ther- lier to fold electricity within the ambit of public mal power plants in Bombay and Madras), yet the works. In Mysore...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 45–46.
Published: 01 May 1986
... ). “Recommendations Regarding International Principles of Industrial Plant Safety,” New York (December). Citizens Commission in Bhopal ( 1985 ). “Recommendations Regarding Worker and Community Involvement and Empowerment in Industrial Plant Safety,” New York (December). Economic and Political Weekly (EPW...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 106–115.
Published: 01 August 1988
... Scenario; the forced relocation caused by the Bank-financed SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES OF power plant and coal mine, as well as the appalling human LARGESCALE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS environmental and public health conditions to which...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 1982
... is based on one case SAB) were clearly inadequate for the study, that of Punjabi immigration to construction of necessary infrastructure North America in the pre-1947 period, and (irrigation, roads, electric power plants, hints at the enormously complex global etc...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 86–102.
Published: 01 May 2017
... traction through explanations of the crises as a management or governance problem for example, a tragedy of the commons or water-­thirsty crops irresponsibly planted in dry lands.6 The author would like to thank Philip McMichael, Jason W. Moore, 4. On asparagus in Peru, see Lawrence, Peru s Wells...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 108–114.
Published: 01 August 1994
... skills processing plants, where women from fishing vil- were laid to waste by a few machines. Called the lages were employed. While these plants provided “malmudi” (mal=piece of net, mudi=knot) struggle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 104–107.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1992 South Asia Bufferin,Vol. XI1 No. 2, Fall 1992. Document: Meeting of Worker Leaders from Common Multinational Corporation in South Asia Held in New Delhi, March 26-28th, 1992. A meeting of South Asian plant worker leaders...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 227–238.
Published: 01 August 2013
... and covering 1956  –  ​61. Nehru, working ment for Soviet technical and financial assistance with his planner-­in-­chief, Prasanta Chandra Ma- to build a steel plant in the central Indian city of halanobis, offered a plan that differed dramati- Bhilai — ​which Izvestiia praised as a part of India’s cally...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 23–32.
Published: 01 May 1990
... legally sembled there were not themselves workers but were under the name of the Workers’ Party. from the middle and upper class intelligentsia working The Shanghai Massacres of the year 1925 had stim- in the local Ford plants as special industrial students. ulated much sympathy for the Chinese...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 43–46.
Published: 01 August 1999
... and profitability in recent years, on Bren- we have assumed that if there is overproduction - ner’s own account. The dialectic of globalization to be and above all, in the present context, an overbuilding sure continues to deploy its “ruses of history” here, of plant and constant capital - in any given...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 88–105.
Published: 01 May 2021
...-commodity dependencies. These schemes were framed through the allegedly benevolent language of “Third World development,” but due to the high cost of chemical fertilizers, farm and irrigation technology, and genetically modified plant seeds, they systematically worked to support large farmers and companies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 122–145.
Published: 01 May 2021
... and memorizing Mahmoud Darwish's poems, I was confronted everywhere with the consequences of the occupation. I saw uprooted olive groves. Looking at cactus plants safeguarding the ruins of demolished towns and villages reminded me constantly of the Nakba (the Palestinian catastrophe) since they were omnipresent...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 61–85.
Published: 01 August 1999
..., potential entrants do tend to gate effects of their action, specifically the destructive develop technologies capable of reducing their costs impact of their cost-cutting on already-existing capitals of production below the circulating costs of produc- embodied in plant and equipment of an earlier...