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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 371–380.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Sinem Gürbey In comparative and theoretical discussions, Turkey—where secularism is imposed from above as one of the irrevocable founding principles of the constitution—is criticized for being religiously hostile, aiming to repress religion in the public sphere in a coercive manner. This view...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Steven Pierce Recent political homophobia in Nigeria, including vigilante violence and repressive legislation, is often imagined to be a reaction to outside forces: religious movements like evangelical Christianity and reformist Islam or the spread of Western homosexual identities. This article...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 416–427.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Götz Nordbruch The rise of the Nazi regime in Germany left clear marks on the Lebanese and Syrian publics. While some were fascinated by the strength of the Nazi movement and its political visions, others vehemently questioned its ideological premises and repressive policies. This article...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 353–359.
Published: 01 December 2009
... an already predominant dichotomy between the repressively secular state and the Muslim actors. What deserves more attention, however, is the transformation in state-society relations since the late 1990s. From a state-society perspective, the recent secularist backlash remains understudied. Why does...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 390–403.
Published: 01 December 2008
.... In the 1950s, under the rubric of Arab nationalism, students saw Arab solidarity as the key to overturning repression in all its forms, including those perpetrated by the AUB administration. Starting in 1968, students believed the Palestinian fedayeen represented a spirit that would catalyze a wholesale...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 228–242.
Published: 01 August 2014
... and transforming the society; and two, to ensure that all contestation about the transformational project was channeled through constitutional paths, by repressing any extraconstitutional forms of agitation. Finally, the essay delineates the centrality of the administrator’s point of view and proceduralism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 237–242.
Published: 01 August 2020
... in which these questions could be fruitfully pursued. This discussion is primarily based on the example of the so-called Native Repressive Tribunals (1902–31), institutions of exception designed specifically for the swift trial and easy detention of Algerian Muslims. I argue that the creation of the TRIs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 230–236.
Published: 01 August 2020
... a central part; and a more metropolitan genealogy of political repression that could be traced back to the monarchy. The author thus divides her remarks into three sections. First, she addresses the double genealogy of exception in France; second, the discriminatory character of the exception; and last...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., which bound administering authorities to uphold these principles. Having imposed politics onto the prison, Cameroonian nationalists who escaped repression in French Cameroon by fleeing to British territory politicized their exile as they claimed refugee status in British Cameroons, a territory...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 53–68.
Published: 01 May 2011
...   jority of individuals who participated in the struggles did not volunteer to give their lives, but of instead expected to improve their lives. Their deaths were the result of political repression, Studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (1): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 1999
... to improve the poor policies encourages regimes, some of which already exhibit that were the primary cause of the 15 percent fall in dictatorial and authoritarian tendencies, to resort to Africa’s GDP per capita between 1977 and 1985.2As of even more repressive measures in carrying through 1993...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 May 2009
...  of     29, x Vol. Press repression and death. Finally, Ayatollah Ruholla Khomeini himself presented an ideologically     driven analysis of the Iranian revolution when he remarked: “I cannot and I do...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 27–35.
Published: 01 August 1981
.... As such they enjoy a very narrow social basis of legitimacy. This has largely precluded the possibility of mediating class conflict through politicians and a political-democratic order. The exploiting classeq therefore,have had to rely entirely on the repressive organs of the state to maintain social...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 85–93.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of the emerging professional classes and university students that had been forced, under repressive development, to deal with the existential angst of having to live in a society that expects them to become soulless and mind- less bureaucrats instead of passionate and idealistic professionals wishing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 59–75.
Published: 01 August 2002
... the 1804 independence, leaving behind Rudyard Kipling mostly the culture of slavery and the repressive institutions used to perpetuate it; even though the ideals of the French The Englishman was able to feel...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 66–69.
Published: 01 August 1988
... in lessness and hunger. Not least of all, we fully expect the South Asia: The Road to grass-roots struggles to intensify, and for the repression of these struggles to continue to intensify. The relentless logic Democratic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 294–313.
Published: 01 August 2014
... and its practices of repressive and fecund power. In colonial settings in Africa and elsewhere, particularly in those territories under the rule of the British Empire after 1857, colonial law incorporated and normalized the distinctions between race and tribe and produced...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 91–97.
Published: 01 May 1995
... failure but of systematic state were also important contributions to the formation repression backed by the British and American of a national market, although the latter had a slow governments and a united front of conservative development as modern industry was weak and forces...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 277–278.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., are sent to certain death in minefields holding keys that Book Reviews 279 will “guarantee” them entrance to heaven, as repression the initial fervor of the revolution cooled, the government and arrests increase, Satrapi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 225–234.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., by repressed, premodern element of regime sup- Asia,   7 Studies my adaptation to the representational code. But porters...