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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 26–42.
Published: 01 May 2023
... sensitive relation to the dynamics of the Cold War in the 1950s and ’60s. It then discusses how these two Nalanda insitutions speak to issues of heritage diplomacy and the politics of revival in contemporary India and beyond. jmars@colmex.mx david.geary@ubc.ca Copyright © 2023 by Duke...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 544–555.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Political Islam's emergence in the colonial context had two distinct responses: first, to engage with ideas of modernity, and, second, to contest and reject Western modernity by positing Islamic revivalism within the ambit of pan-Muslim nationalism. In the current context, the culturalist idiom has been...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 6–13.
Published: 01 May 2010
... in light of the recent publication of Ian Buruma and Avishai Margalit's Occidentalism and by way of a reassessment of the political intentions of Edward Said's Orientalism. The concluding section of the article is devoted to answering the question, what is Islamism? It is suggested that Islamism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 34–41.
Published: 01 May 1992
..., religion and social and political life of describes a religious and political revival which took the Sinhala peoples has been pervasive, yet on the other place in the rein of King Vijayabahu 111: hand this has been constantly countered by an equally Now in his faith the Sovereign set about ren...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 203–208.
Published: 01 May 2020
... by a literal and polemical reading of scripture for personal piety and political revival. They privilege the seventh century above all else and draw facile parallels between then and now. One might discount them as brittle constructions that took shape in reaction to toxic Western domination. However...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 May 1992
... that the personal has tended to was conveniently articulated through a revival of older displace the political in Western literary and cultural identities based primarily on religion and ethnicity.’ studies, the literature and culture of resistance are the Jaffna was the epicenter of this revival of Tamil...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 384–397.
Published: 01 December 2016
... working of Iranian politics and the successful Parsi there, he had been impressed by the Parsi push for manipulation of colonial institutions and practices “progress” and a simultaneous desire to revive an- had reversed the hierarchy of copy-­and-­original, of cient roots. His...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 310–323.
Published: 01 August 2015
... and Africa. Kara- his vision of Islamic civilization’s revival that are koç started to express his political ideas in the influential today. When he was selected for the lit- 1950s, during the first multiparty political experi- erature award by the Turkish Ministry of Culture ment of democratization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2007
.... peaceful and revivalism religious tween order. and for peace search the was as reawakened, was revivalism religious Consequently, instability. constant and wars confl Internal secondhalf. the during interfered constantly and century last of the fi the during region...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 25–34.
Published: 01 August 1992
..., and so-called this new form of nationalism. The territorial term “occidentalism” Islamic revivalism in this period “Iran” referring to “Aryan” replaced “Persia” and the encouraged the mobilization of the socio-political national language was claimed to be “Farsi”. The resources of the Islamic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 93–121.
Published: 01 August 1993
... are really capable, (a) of organ- ple. The same process, they claim, revives the izing people for radical socio-political action, (b) of hibernating Muslim masses by injecting into their mobilizing the masses for the coming struggles and lives, hearts, and minds the neglected fundamentals fights...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Political and eds., Donnan, Hastings Predicament Ahmad, S. Akbar See 1. world. Islamic the in interaction South-South interpret to tinguished dis- be can paradigms different Consequently, curiosity. the to added have of postmodernity state the into inquiries and modernity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 446–461.
Published: 01 December 2006
... uential in Turkey. Toynbee inter- (Istanbul: Fakülteler Matbaası, 1962); Tarih Bilinci (A cation house and political party led by Karakoç. For preted world history as a comparative study of va- Study of History) (Istanbul: Bateş Yayınları, 1978). the meanings of civilizational revival according...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 69–75.
Published: 01 May 2011
... History What today is called “Shi’i revivalism” wave, I argue that its future lies in the outcome Rethinking is really revivalism of nonclerical Shi’i iden- of the ongoing political battle in Iran. Iran’s tity — indeed none of the Shi’i radicals of the More than thirty...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 153–165.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Yasmin Moll Abstract The practice of feigning weeping in devotional contexts, including in hortatory preaching, is closely associated in Egypt with Islamic Revivalism. It is an expression of pious humility through which worshippers pretend to cry in order to (ideally) develop the embodied capacity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 82–95.
Published: 01 August 1998
... competed don: Verso, 1994); Emandpatfons (London: Verso, 1997); W. E. for Kurdish votes by dispensing political and economic favors. This Connoly, identity and Dtffi?fence:Democratic Negotlatfon of a led to the political revival of the Kurdish landowning class, albeit in PolftfculParadax (Ithaca, NY...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 May 2023
... become key conduits for cross-border pilgrimage flows through their establishment of monasteries, temples, and ritual events. In their article, anthropologists John Marston and David Geary direct their attention to the politics of revival surrounding the famed Nalanda Mahavihara in the state of Bihar...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 57–69.
Published: 01 August 1992
..., was resuscitated in 1971; the Zulu-based saw a resurgence of militancy, with a peak of 394 black Inkatha was revived and transformed from a primarily labor disputes and 141,517 strikes by black workers in cultural into an explicitly political organization in 1975 1982. This, in turn, led to a corresponding...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 43–60.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Douglas Ober; Padma Dorje Maitland Abstract During the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Buddhism became deeply embedded in an array of social and political debates taking place across India. The unique history of Buddhism in India and of its spread across Asia offered a model of ideological...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 604–610.
Published: 01 December 2014
... adhered to in American political culture Books, 2004. and has infuenced some strands of American histo- Gallagher, John. The Decline, Revival, and Fall of the Brit- riography. In his book Patterns of Empire...