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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 446–455.
Published: 01 December 2017
... East Vol. 37, No. 3, 2017 doi 10.1215/1089201x-4279152 © 2017 by Duke University Press The Materiality of the Uncanny Preserving the Ruins of Revolution in Rural Chinese Homes Charlotte Bruckermann S tepping from the bright sunshine into the dim light of a family home in Sweeping Cliff village...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 124–132.
Published: 01 May 2011
... this decree has led to the separation of religion and state and how it has influenced the future of political Islam in Bangladesh. Since fatwas target low-income rural women, I conclude by exploring the implication of this decision on notions of gender, Muslim identity, and citizenship in Bangladesh...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 10–16.
Published: 01 May 1981
...Najma Rizvi 1981 ∗ Najma Rizvi received her Ph.D. in anthropology from U.C.L.A. and has joined the International Center for Diarrheal Diseases Research in Dacca this fall as a research investigator. Life Cycle of Bangladeshi Muslim Women and Their Role in the Rural Economy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 May 1981
...Suvarna Thaker 1981 ∗ Suvarna Thaker is a writer-journalist. She is a contributing editor of the Gujarati, a Gujarati language weekly published in Los Angeles. Political Status of Women in Rural India: A Survey of Villages near Gond al. Gujarat...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (2): 63–68.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Arlene Dallalfar EXPLORING THE OTHER HALF, FIELD RESEARCH WITH RURAL WOMEN IN BANGLADESH. Edited by: Shamima Islam. Published by: Women for Women, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 226 pages; Glossary. Price: Taka 60.00/U.S. $15.00. Copyright 1983: Regents, University of California 1983...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 38–47.
Published: 01 August 1984
.... Arole , R. , and M. Arole ( 1975 ). “A Comprehensive Rural Health Program in Jamkhed”, in Newell, K.W. (ed.) Health by People . Geneva: WHO. AVARD ( 1979 ). Direction of Voluntary Action . New Delhi: AVARD. Baxi , Upendra ( 1976 ). “From Takrar to Karar: the Lok Adalat at Rangpur...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 48–55.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Mokerrorn Hossain Copyright 1984: Regents of University of California 1984 REFERENCES Ahamed , Emajuddin ( 1981 ). “Agricultural Development Policy of Bangladesh: Social and Political Consequences,” in Mohammad Mohabat Khan and Habile Mohammad Zafarullah (ed.) Rural Development...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 12–25.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Kalpana Bardhan Copyright 1988: South Asia Bulletin 1989 REFERENCES Ahluwalia , M.S. “Rural Poverty and Agricultural Performance in India” Journal of Development Studies April 1978 . Alagh , Yoginder , and G.S. Bhalla Performance in Indian Agriculture: a districtwise study...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 20–26.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Karamat Ali Copyright 1988: South Asia Bulletin 1988 South Asia Bulletin, volume 8 (1988) Technological Change and Its Impact on the Rural Structure of Pakistan Karamat Ali The evolutionary process of agricultural modernization result, there has been...
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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
... a Political-Territorial Framework for Rural Development in Asia,” Economic Development and Cultural Change , 29 ( 2 ): 235 –262. Grossman , L. , 1984 . Peasants, Subsistence Ecology and Development in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea (Princeton: Princeton University Press). Koppel , B...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 134–151.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Roanne L. Kantor Kantor's article examines the way that two distinct communities—rural villagers and the writers who represent them in fiction—marshal filth as an ethical term in the discussion of the same problem: dysfunction and socioeconomic stagnation in rural South Asia. Shrilal Shukla's Raag...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 135–146.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Irfan Kokdas This study explores how the monetization and commercialization of rural economy, peasant mobility, and the changing power of landholders in the countryside affected the nature of Salonikan society throughout the eighteenth century. It analyzes the ways in which the emerging power...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 611–621.
Published: 01 December 2012
... the nationhood was always in mutation. This article thus elaborates how colonial rulers, non-Bengalis, as well as Bengali Muslims of colonial East Bengal appropriated cinema in different ways and later in postcolonial East Pakistan how both urban and rural Bengali Muslims indigenized film to construct...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 241–248.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Annapurna Mamidipudi Abstract Handloom weaving in India is a vibrant and dynamic craft-based technology that is more than two thousand years old. It is the second-largest provider of rural livelihoods, with a 10 percent share of the domestic textile market, unified under the cultural brand...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Malek Abisaab Studies on colonial Lebanon explain social change and the engagement with the state from the perspective of the rural landed elites and urban notables. Lebanon is usually investigated as a place for exhibiting or reconciling diverse sectarian cultures that ultimately develop...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 644–661.
Published: 01 December 2012
... industrialization and state-led development were reasonably able to create new middle classes. The property-owning middle classes and a large stratum of the newly educated, often from hitherto uneducated, rural, middle strata, form the basis of the new cultural identitarian movements together with the marginal poor...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 49–63.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the acceleration of income inequality in rural areas and a huge increase in wheat consumption in cities. The article argues the long-term success of this regime depended on both the improvement of surveillance and coercive technocracy mediated through the military courts and the naturalization of public attitudes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 May 2017
... productivity would require an inequitable concentration of inputs, progressive farmers emerged as “bullock capitalists,” a demand group that would transform national politics but do little for the aims of equity and rural development. POLITICS of FOOD Modernizing Peasants and Master Farmers Progressive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 68–81.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., nostalgic view we approach literary culture in Awadh prospectively and multilingually and broaden our lens to consider not just the capitals, Faizabad and Lucknow, but also the qasbas (small towns), the small rural courts, the nearby growing city of Banaras, and the colonial capital of Calcutta, a different...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Priti Ramamurthy Abstract The urban experience remains inextricably entangled with the rural for millions of poor migrants to cities in the global South who labor in informal economies. Translocal households, households that share the labor and costs of social reproduction spatially across the city...