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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 119–132.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Marlene Schäfers Abstract The Kurdish resistance movement, one often hears in Kurdistan, Turkey, and beyond, has brought momentous change to a deeply patriarchal society and in this way paved the way for the empowerment of Kurdish women. Instead of discussing whether such empowerment has “actually...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (2): 330–331.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Raphael Chijioke Njoku Writing as Resistance: Life Stories of Imprisonment, Exile, and Homecoming from Apartheid South Africa Paul Gready Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2003 341 pp., $79.00 (cloth) Duke University Press 2006...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 May 1990
... in the Electronics, Clothing and Textile Industry , London. Soulh Asia Bulletin, volume 10 number 1, 1990 Women Workers’ Strategies Of Organizing And Resistance In The Sri Lankan Free Trade Zone (FTZ) Kumudhini Rosa The Katunayaka Free Trade Zone...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 644–659.
Published: 01 December 2010
... nature of millenarianism. Modernity provides one (nonexclusive) framework for understanding millenarianism in our times. Duke University Press 2011 Millenarian Movements as Cultural Resistance: The Karen and Martinican Cases...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 408–414.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Shahrzad Mojab © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Introduction: Dissent: The Politics and Poetics of Women’s Resistance HE POLITICS HE POLITICS POETICS...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 429–436.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Sondra Hale Using field data from Eritrea and Sudan, Hale’s essay interprets women’s political memory work in contemporary conflict situations as forms of resistance. Few approaches are more epistemologically generative in analyzing conflict than the politics of memory in which, by recounting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 136–142.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Lawrence S. Wittner Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1991 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI, Nos. 1 & 2 (1991) Nuclear Weapons, Resistance, and the Nation-State System Lawrence S. Wittner Although the end of the Cold War and the recent Therefore, when it became clear...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 21–31.
Published: 01 May 2010
... given a name and taking or changing a name as acts of identification, differentiation, camouflaging, and resistance. Duke University Press 2010 A Name Given, a Name Taken: Camouflaging, Resistance, and Diasporic Social Identity Leo Spitzer begin with a brief, perhaps apocryphal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 33–37.
Published: 01 August 1984
... on the Tanka Rent Resistance Movement by Sucheta Mazumdar Moni Sinha (1983) Life of Struggle (Jiban Sangram). Dhaka: jatiya Sahitya Prakashani: pp. 192 (Vol. I), preface. 28 Taka. The decision to form independent...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2024) 44 (1): 167–171.
Published: 01 May 2024
... these international students to resist both imperialism and authoritarianism. Moradian's book is one of the major works by a new generation of scholars that uses critical ethnic studies and transnational feminist frameworks to finally bring attention to diasporic Iranian experiences and movements. Moradian's...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 487–497.
Published: 01 August 2011
... creative potential is unleashed through a melancholic engagement with history, trauma, and memory, and what new forms of community and resistance become available as a result? This article takes up these sites of inquiry and sketches the contours of return narratives as a new archetype of ethnic American...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Marlene Schäfers; Esin Düzel Abstract How are resistance movements able to sustain political commitment and morale amid ongoing state violence? How do conflicts over sovereignty find articulation in contestations over affective belonging and moral values, thereby shaping intimate lives and gendered...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 49–63.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Eric Schewe This article examines the consolidation of a regime of government-subsidized wheat bread in Egypt during the Second World War, in tandem with the development of the Egyptian state of emergency and a military courts system. It investigates how landowner resistance and fertilizer...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 May 2010
... (political, ethnic, and religious) seem to have failed to achieve this goal. Diaspora becomes in this perspective a vehicle of change and a territory from which other forms of resistance emerge, including resistance to and critical dissociation from self-indulgent archaic value systems associated with ethnic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 37–48.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of the Zango social-housing project, which was created to resettle evicted shack dwellers in Luanda. While in the initial stages of the project responses to resettlement were marked by bouts of protest and resistance against the state, over time these shifted to the emergence and formulation of informal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 454–467.
Published: 01 December 2020
... as an “old borderland,” from premodern frontier zone, to sovereign and autonomous state during the era of British imperial dominance, through its mid-twentieth-century reemergence as a site of state avoidance or resistance. Identifying the productive relationship among frictional environments, political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the normalization of structural violence and the production of affective regimes that defy dichotomies of resistance and submission. These affective regimes are characterized by paradoxical emotions, which are integral to securitized practices of colonization of subject populations. However, it is these very...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 180–192.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Esin Düzel Abstract Beauty can be a source of self-making within a political community, and that self can display moral autonomy via publicly visible and invisible practices while still adhering to a community. At a time of transition during the early 2000s from militarized resistance to urban...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 389–403.
Published: 01 December 2021
... embodying conditions of subordination, exploitation, and unfreedom through historical colonialism, is notably marked by a necessary unevenness in totalization and complete subsumption; this set of heteronomous conditions gave rise to historically distinct and specific discourses and forms of resistance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 20–35.
Published: 01 May 2022
... and resistance in passive revolution. In the conclusion, we bring our reflections to bear on the current conjuncture in Indian democracy. 91. Gramsci, Selections , 105–20 ; see Thomas, Gramscian Moment , chap. 4. 92. Chatterjee, Nationalist Thought , 50, 49 . 93. Chatterjee, Nation...