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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 420–433.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Khodadad Rezakhani The Silk Road is commonly used as a convenient blanket term to describe the many trade routes and points of contact that criss-crossed Central Asia. The term is generally overused, to the point that everything in the history of the region is conceptualized within the confines...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 191–205.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Fulya Ozkan Ozkan’s essay explores the Ottoman road reform of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in the context of the reconstruction process of the Trabzon-Bayezid road in northeastern Anatolia. One of the goals of the road reform was to make provinces accessible to the capital city...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 35–44.
Published: 01 August 1993
... in the Peripheral Economy of Nepal,” Annals of the Association of American Geographers , 82 ( 4 ): 608 –628. South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI11 Nos. 1 & 2 (1993). The Road to Shangri La is Paved: Spatial Development and Rural Transformation in Nepal David N. Zurick Abstract...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 389–406.
Published: 01 December 2019
... corridors under Beijing's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), is channeling upwards of $50 billion of Chinese investment into Pakistan. Yet this border locale has seen little benefit. This article argues that current transborder investments, corresponding infrastructure development, and new...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 541–564.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Ateya Khorakiwala Abstract This article argues that a fantasy of Indian road infrastructure was archived in official documentary films. It analyzes two 1960s road construction projects through three corresponding Films Division of India documentaries, which represented India's northern borders...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 538–544.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Yigal Bronner © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 A Road Map for Future Studies: The Language of the Gods in the World of Scholars REVIEW ESSAY Yigal Bronner...
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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 (2009) 29 (3): 583–584.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Philip Stern Britain's Declining Empire: The Road to Decolonisation, 1918–1968 Ronald Hyam Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006 xviii, 464 pp., $85.00 (cloth), $32.99 (paper) Duke University Press 2009 India Traders of the Middle Ages: Documents...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (1): 38–52.
Published: 01 May 1983
...” in Collected Works , Vol. 12 . Shanin , Teodor 1981 “Marx and the Peasant Commune” in History Workshop , (Autumn). Wada , Haruki 1981 “Marx and Revolutionary Russia” in History Workshop , (Autumn). The Third World Road To Socialism: New...
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Published: 01 May 2019
Figure 2. The road network (including roads and registered tracks) in French mandatory Syria (1938) (from Jacques Weulersse, Paysans de Syrie et du Proche-Orient ). More
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 4. Map showing the road built under Project Beacon in 1960 by the Border Roads Organization, going from Srinagar to Kargil and then to Leh. Map reflects current lines of control. Figure by the author. More
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 6. A snowblower being used to maintain mountain roads. Still from Border Roads (dir. P. B. Pendharkar, 1965). More
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 8. Stills from the traveling shot in the opening sequence of Road to Leh (dir. Gopal Datt, 1968). More
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 10. Still of canvas shoes from Road to Leh (dir. Gopal Datt, 1968). More
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Figure 11. Still of Lux Soap bars from Road to Leh (dir. Gopal Datt, 1968). More
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Figure 14. Map showing the road built in Sikkim from Gangtok to the Nathu La pass in 1958, and the Border Roads Organisation road built in Bhutan from Phuentsholing at the Indian border to Paro in 1960. Figure by the author. More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 15a–b. Rana Bishara, The Road Map for Elimination (2006–ongoing), room installation, 240 × 400 × 400 cm, Palestinian Museum, 2019–20, OCHA and Badil maps, dried and green cactus, black threads, and mobile: (a) vertical view, (b) detail. Photo credit: (a) Rana Bishara, (b) Hareth Yousef More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 15a–b. Rana Bishara, The Road Map for Elimination (2006–ongoing), room installation, 240 × 400 × 400 cm, Palestinian Museum, 2019–20, OCHA and Badil maps, dried and green cactus, black threads, and mobile: (a) vertical view, (b) detail. Photo credit: (a) Rana Bishara, (b) Hareth Yousef More
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 2. “Planning for Tomorrow—Roads,” infographic from the conference proceedings “Post-War Road Development in India,” held in Nagpur in December 1943. More
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 1. Stills from Border Roads (dir. P. B. Pendharkar, 1965). More