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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 355–361.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Hole of Empire: History of a Global Practice of Power . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2012 . Cook Harold J. Matters of Exchange: Commerce, Medicine, and Science in the Dutch Golden Age . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2007 . Daston Lorraine Galison...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 201–212.
Published: 01 August 2017
... : Cambridge University Press , 2012 . PROVOCATIONS Hijrat and Azadi in Indian Muslim Imagination and Practice Connecting Nationalism, Internationalism, and Cosmopolitanism Yasmin Saikia artha Chatterjee’s and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 August 2017
... dealing with aesthetic practices and their relationship to the Indian Ocean. References Abdulaziz Mohamed . Muyaka: Nineteenth-Century Swahili Popular Poetry . Nairobi : Kenya Literature Bureau , 1979 . Abel Martin . Die arabische Vorlage des Suaheli-Epos Chuo Cha Herkal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1986) 6 (1): 17–24.
Published: 01 May 1986
..., Vol. Vl No. 1, Sprlng 1986. WE WERE IN THE FOREFRONT OF THE FIGHT: Feminist Theory and Practice in Indian Grass-roots Movements Jana Everett This paper examines the political theory and practice developed by the dhriskn of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2004) 24 (2): 45–59.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Allison Busch Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 The Anxiety of Innovation: The Practice of Literary Science in the Hindi/Riti Tradition Kesavdas has described the various gestures of Radha...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 215–223.
Published: 01 August 2003
...TANIA FORTE Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 Sifting people, sorting papers: academic practice and the notion of state security in Israel1 TANIA FORTE The Israeli "revisionist history" of the late 1980s and tions of American identity are not only the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2014) 34 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 May 2014
... . Revolutionary Journeys, Revolutionary Practice The Hajj Writings of Jalal Al-­e Ahmad and Malcolm X Golnar Nikpour n the morning of 13 April 1964, Malcolm X departed from his home in New York City for Africa. After spending two days in Cairo, Malcolm headed toward Jeddah, Saudi Arabia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2014) 34 (1): 147–159.
Published: 01 May 2014
... : Kanaat Basımevi , 1947 . Cörüt İlker . “ Social Rationality of Lower Class Criminal Practices in the Late Nineteenth-Century İstanbul .” MA thesis , Boğaziçi University , İstanbul , 2005 . Crawford Francis Marion . Constantinople 1895 . New York : C. Schribner’s Sons , 1895...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 663–666.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Valerie J. Hoffman Philosophising in Mombasa: Knowledge, Islam, and Intellectual Practice on the Swahili Coast Kai Kresse Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, for the International African Library, London, 2007 xvi, 288 pp., $120.00 (cloth), £70.00, (paper) Duke University Press 2011...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 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 (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 226–234.
Published: 01 August 2017
... institutions still found in West Africa, which are themselves independent from practices and processes associated with the slave trade, Western imperialism, and colonialism. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 nationalism internationalism cosmopolitanism West Africa North Africa References...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 8–23.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Anneeth Kaur Hundle Abstract This article examines citizenship formations and political practices in relation to racialized and gendered postcolonial insecurities for the “Asian community” in contemporary Uganda. After disaggregating the notion of Asian community, it examines (1) how formalistic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 547–562.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Jillian Schwedler Neoliberal reforms often have the effect of creating exclusions, but less addressed are the precise ways in which shifting practices of work and leisure have allowed citizens to reimagine their relation to the more desirable dimensions of economic liberalization. These include...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2011) 31 (3): 615–630.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Denise Gill-Gürtan This essay focuses on the multiple definitions and conflicting narrative performances of meşk that coexist in contemporary Turkish practices of music transmission. In Ottoman contexts, meşk referred to the prescribed unfolding of transmission over a long period of time between a...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 82–95.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Nathan Lee Marsh Tabor Abstract This article examines a posthumous literary gathering held at the grave of eighteenth-century Persian-language poet ‘Abd al-Qadir Bedil (1642–1720) in order to trace varying uses of a peculiar shrine space and its Persianate textual practices in late-Mughal Delhi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2014) 34 (2): 279–293.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Maya Mikdashi In this essay Mikdashi examines the legal practice of strategic conversion, or religious conversion undertaken in order to make use of different aspects of the Lebanese legal system. Mikdashi illustrates the process of strategic conversion by comparing it to that of correcting one’s...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 December 2015
... production of value through transparent practices of calculation and have focused on the Global North. As an alternative, we use ethnographic and historical genealogical methods to explore predictive practices that are motivated by contingency and aim to make uncertainty productive. India, a celebrated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 107–121.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Youssef Belal This article is devoted to the study of questions of knowledge, law, and ethics in Islamic context. Starting with a discussion of assumptions about Islamic ethical practices in recent anthropological and historical works on the fatwa, it explores procedures of truth seeking and modes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2018) 38 (3): 540–556.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Aniket Aga; Chitrangada Choudhury This article explores how transparency laws reconfigure work practices and relations within the bureaucracy, and between bureaucrats and citizens. In a bureaucratic setup where a culture of secrecy looms large, India’s Right to Information (RTI) Act (2005...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2014) 34 (2): 260–278.
Published: 01 August 2014
... relationship between the citizen and the state and emerged as a new field of practice. It does so by mapping the growth of judicial review of executive action through a series of similar challenges under Articles 32 and 226. Examining the trial of rebels and malcontents in Bengal, Hyderabad, Bombay, and...