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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 147–159.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Nurcin Ileri Assembling the complexities and problems associated with public order and security in fin-de-siècle Istanbul, Ileri’s article presents a brief institutional history of the modern police forces and provides a vivid picture of the everyday lives of police officers through interrogation...
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 20. Bishara and participants threatened by settlers, Israeli occupation police, and border police, 2015. Photo credit: Fadi Amirah Photography. Figure 20. Bishara and participants threatened by settlers, Israeli occupation police, and border police, 2015. Photo credit: Fadi Amirah More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 21. Police cars at the scene and Bishara being interviewed by journalist Wael Awwad, 2015. Photo credit: Fadi Amirah Photography. Figure 21. Police cars at the scene and Bishara being interviewed by journalist Wael Awwad, 2015. Photo credit: Fadi Amirah Photography. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 677–686.
Published: 01 December 2005
... nKwi n h ntdAa Emirates Arab United the and Kuwait in Practices Gender and Policing, World:Language, Ocean Indian the in Asians South...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 425–438.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Farhana Ibrahim Abstract Studies on militarization and borders in South Asia often focus on zones of spectacular conflict, such as Kashmir, or partition violence in Punjab. This article examines the production of everyday policing in a zone of high surveillance that is not a conventional military...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 605–621.
Published: 01 December 2015
... stood as a rhetorical placeholder in a time with few secure ideological positions, little agreement about the content of the good society, and wide recognition of the enormity of obstacles to transformation. The article draws on Jacques Rancière's understandings of “politics” and “police” to examine...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... authorities to adapt and transform their own ways of policing and controlling the steppe to counter the pioneering use of cars by armed Bedouins. Last, it enabled tribal chiefs to gain social prestige and, therefore, to assert themselves as ruling elites in the soon-to-be-born independent state. Overall, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 August 2020
... material support charges, which by their very structure concentrate on FTOs that are largely Islamist in ideology. Attaching a terrorist taint to a population based on its religious affiliation generates a kind of self-perpetuating law enforcement bias and prosecutorial outcome. Such police state tactics...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... These essays track the everyday languages and institutions of governance, policing, and morality by working carefully through diverse fields, including legal cases and reasoning, histories of education, dynamics of marriage, arts of linguistic transformation, politics of religious argument...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 156–172.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of accounts of animal descent in nationalist vocabularies. Transgressing and policing the human-nonhuman divide, Sivasundaram contends, was central to the project of empire; exposing empire’s power requires a widening of critical attention so that nonhumans are worthy of serious postcolonial critique...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 490–493.
Published: 01 December 2019
... offer new tools for thinking about the effects of living in securitized worlds and underscore the value of looking from perhaps unexpected vantage points to understand an arguably global condition. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 police security ambiguity anthropology As...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 562–563.
Published: 01 December 2019
... police elections The review essays by Sunila S. Kale, Sandipto Dasgupta, and Michael J. Watts on my book, When Crime Pays: Money and Muscle in Indian Politics , and Steven Pierce's Moral Economies of Corruption: State Formation and Political Culture in Nigeria raise a number of theoretically...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 16–23.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Asghar Ali Engineer © 1994: South Asia Bulletin 1994 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XIV No. 2 (1994) Communal Violence and the Role of law Enforcement Agencies Asghar Ali Engineer The role of the police in communal riots has be- most visible part...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 131–135.
Published: 01 August 1991
... pertaining to women and offenses of the police officers and others who the poor to examine why the legal machinery is collaborated in covering up the crime. Deputy increasingly unable to guarantee democratic rights. Inspector General K. V. Joseph and I were appointed to The case of the tribal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 33–37.
Published: 01 August 1984
... by 1937. 1. Could the peasants be united? 2. Would the peasants become too afraid to [We begin the narrative with 1937, when Moni Sinha was struggle if the police were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 57–69.
Published: 01 May 2004
...- ating the crime. These cases constituted about 0.5- sively in honor killing. 1.25 per cent of cases handled by Egyptian courts Deniz Kandiyoti’s conceptualization of “the patri- and police stations during the 1860s and 1870s.9 A archal bargain” might prove useful here. This set...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 64–66.
Published: 01 May 1989
... investigated. There were many allegations of tor- to supervise the conduct of such trials is removed (but not ture. Emergency Regulations were amended to permit the the right of appeal). The government announced it would in- disposal of bodies by the police. There were widespread re- troduce expeditious...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 1–9.
Published: 01 August 1994
... cases in jid at night when the Masjid was deserted and in- which they or their colleagues were involved. A stalled a deity there. DM (District Magistrate) SP number of these officials, however, agreed to speak (Superintendent of Police) and force at spot. Situa- off the record...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 May 1984
... others, e.g. SEBCs. Two, that the agitation itself cannot be understood simply in terms of the upward mobility thesis. The social agents - students, landlords, police - who agitated against reservations and the "discriminatory" development schemes certainly acted in a manner suggesting that...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 206–219.
Published: 01 May 2014
... resident of negotiations for the repayment of Ottoman debts Istanbul wrote that the Cibali factory employed led to the formation of the Public Debt Adminis- young and pretty Jewish girls from Balat.15 A police tration in 1881. This new institution, which was a...