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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...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 220–221.
Published: 01 May 2016
... is a professor of anthropology and MESAAS at Columbia University and an honorary urban and the rural mutually imprint through flows of professor at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, labor, capital, resources, and practices. Geographically Calcutta. Among his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 134–147.
Published: 01 August 1993
... or the rural and avoid being outmaneuvered by leftist organiza- youths who had recently migrated to the cities, tions and regional popular grievances that could pressed for the partition of the large farms as their get out of control. Thus the prime minister and the basic demand. Obtaining urban...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 667–669.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and “creolité hypothesis” if su ciently attentive to the Legacy of Late Colonialism, to link (urban) deseg- “paradigms of violence and mobility, spatiality and regation to (rural) detribalization as part of a larger circulation” can be particularly productive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 658–659.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and “creolité hypothesis” if su ciently attentive to the Legacy of Late Colonialism, to link (urban) deseg- “paradigms of violence and mobility, spatiality and regation to (rural) detribalization as part of a larger circulation” can be particularly productive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 660–662.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and “creolité hypothesis” if su ciently attentive to the Legacy of Late Colonialism, to link (urban) deseg- “paradigms of violence and mobility, spatiality and regation to (rural) detribalization as part of a larger circulation” can be particularly productive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 662–664.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and “creolité hypothesis” if su ciently attentive to the Legacy of Late Colonialism, to link (urban) deseg- “paradigms of violence and mobility, spatiality and regation to (rural) detribalization as part of a larger circulation” can be particularly productive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 664–667.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and “creolité hypothesis” if su ciently attentive to the Legacy of Late Colonialism, to link (urban) deseg- “paradigms of violence and mobility, spatiality and regation to (rural) detribalization as part of a larger circulation” can be particularly productive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (3): 669–670.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and “creolité hypothesis” if su ciently attentive to the Legacy of Late Colonialism, to link (urban) deseg- “paradigms of violence and mobility, spatiality and regation to (rural) detribalization as part of a larger circulation” can be particularly productive...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 349–353.
Published: 01 August 2019
... participation in Tripoli's orchard economy. In contrast, in Nablus women were often excluded from the social networks that linked urban moneylenders to rural villages through regular long-distance travel and male sociality. The incorporation of Nablus into capitalist markets only further reinforced patterns...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 424–437.
Published: 01 December 2015
....24 As I have argued, tion. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. it is in the economy of anticipation, as different Bach, Jonathan. “Modernity and the Urban Imagination orientations to the future become entangled, that in Economic Zones.” Theory, Culture, and Society 28 relationships...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 2–10.
Published: 01 May 2021
... with “traditional” African ones. 9 In the Soviet sixties, by contrast, modern typically evoked measures tied to material achievements—urbanization, science and technology, economic security—as well as aesthetic choices embodying standardization, functionalism, and rationality. 10 Like its African...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 56–70.
Published: 01 May 2021
... biographical level the forging of politico-academic alliances through the entanglement of a Soviet trajectory from rural backwardness into socialist modernity with the struggle against apartheid and colonial domination in Africa. Like Potekhin, born in 1903 in Siberia, 60 Gataulin embarked on his academic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Nida Rehman Abstract This article explores plants, seeds, soils, and other nonhuman actors as archival and architectural agents within the history of Lahore's urban landscape, as seen from the ground. It traces the halting efforts of the Agri-Horticultural Society of Punjab to enact regional...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 508–524.
Published: 01 December 2015
... lover when a pregnancy becomes public resonates closely with existing research on fatwas and informal justice systems in rural Bangladesh.3 It is a theme I explore more fully in the second half of this essay. Early incarnations of this paper were presented...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 140–144.
Published: 01 August 2002
... to the capital cities and large urban areas. Thus, the rural people, which compares with a world average of one user for population, which comprises the vast majority of Africans, every fifteen people, and a North American and European has not benefited from the deployment of new communica- average of one user...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 35–42.
Published: 01 May 2020
... hopelessly entangled. The outside of the city (or the end of an outside/inside distinction) no longer seems to be the rural or the country, but its own internal zone of exclusion. Although we think of this as an acutely modern, even postmodern, problematic, something like the camp has been loitering around...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 541–564.
Published: 01 December 2020
... offered by the infrastructural regime of the modern city. The camera, and the narrator too, partake in the thrill of speed, gliding along roads and trains, reminding the documentary film's urban audience of its access to access: motor cars, trains, and roads, and where there are no roads, bridges...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Revolutionary Forces against the Portuguese and in the 1970s they set up base in the rural areas to follow a Maoist strategy of a long, drawn-out people's war. By the 1980s and 1990s, however, they had instituted themselves in large black urban townships such as Alexandra ( Mashike, “Time-Bomb,” 90–91 ). In one...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... I was in Pakistan in 2009 when Aasiya Noreen, a Christian woman from rural Punjab, was charged with blasphemy against the Prophet Muhammad by her neighbor, with whom she had had an altercation. She had been in jail all this time until the Supreme Court of Pakistan acquitted her on October 31, 2018...