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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 35–49.
Published: 01 May 2015
... satellite. This commitment was manifested in modernization theorists’ belief in the role of modern media as an enabler of development in India. Simultaneously, the US State Department orchestrated a program of assistance to India on space-related matters as a foil against India’s nuclear ambitions in the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 85–91.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Malek Khouri Forget Baghdad: Jews and Arabs—the Iraqi Connection (2002), a film by the son of an Iraqi political exile living in Europe, was broadcast several times on prime-time television on the most popular Arab satellite television news channel, Al-Jazeera. As part of a budding new Arab cinema...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 425–442.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Janet A. Alexanian Through an examination of the use of media in the 2009 postelection protests in Iran, this article contextualizes the use of social media as a form of eyewitness account within the broader context of media distrust in Iran and Iranian expatriate satellite television. What emerges...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2007) 27 (3): 513–524.
Published: 01 December 2007
....1 New forms of media, particularly transnational satellite broadcasting and the Internet, are providing new spaces for diverse and critical views of contemporary life in the region and putting forward diverse role models from across the political, social, economic, and religious...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2017) 37 (3): 437–445.
Published: 01 December 2017
... University Press 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur urban anthropology Brickfields personhood force dwelling material culture built environments References Barker Joshua . “ Engineers and Political Dreams: Indonesia in the Satellite Age .” Current Anthropology 46 , no. 5 ( 2005...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1988) 8 (1_and_2): 98–105.
Published: 01 August 1988
... livelihoods depend upon it have been deemed satellites, rockets and long range missiles. Faced with evic- dispensable to the needs of 'development' and 'national se- tion from the land which provides them with a livelihood, curity'. Numerous development projects under construction the inhabitants of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2018) 38 (3): 455–472.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World . New York : Little, Brown , 2017 . Graham Stephen . Vertical: The City from Satellites to Bunkers . New York : Verso , 2016 . Harrison Sarah . “ ‘Suspended City’: Personal, Urban, and National...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2010) 30 (1): 58–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
... theoretical legitimization of his or scape.” It imagines itself in a virtual field, ce- her position in a diasporic context. In her essay mented among other things by an appropriate on Arab feminine agency in the satellite era, mediascape — a space shaped by media — which Fatema Mernissi’s thoughts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2002) 22 (1-2): 140–144.
Published: 01 August 2002
.... Since domestic sources of employed the Satellite Instructional Television Experiment capital are too small to meet the demand for telecommunica- (SITE), an extensive educational satellite project providing in- tion services, in part because of high levels of indebtedness, school and adult education to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 2–7.
Published: 01 May 2015
... political visions of their representatives. It is by which satellite communication had to belong, he exploring such open-­ended populist dynamics that was negotiating with a larger totality, namely US we can arrive at nonreductive understandings of military power, in order to further his aims. In...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 281–290.
Published: 01 August 2009
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2005) 25 (2): 439–449.
Published: 01 August 2005
... intelligentsia, for better or ization of satellite media and information tech- for worse, has championed the cause of moder- nology, it does focus on the general structure, nity for more than a century, whether it is the content, and circulation of a handful of these...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2007) 27 (3): 509–512.
Published: 01 December 2007
... transnational Ara- ing some of the gulf between ruler and ruled. bic mediascape by looking at the programming Gholam Khiabany and Annabelle Sre- of Heya TV, a regional satellite-based program berny, the editors of this special section, ex- by and for women. She shows its radical con- amine the many...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2012) 32 (3): 674–685.
Published: 01 December 2012
... “self- organizational capacity of di erent social 5. See Sa’ed Karajah, “Civil Society in the Arab World: 8. See, i.e., Hussein Amin, “Satellite Broadcasting and 11. See Karin Gwinn Wilkins, “Communication and The Missing Concept,” The International Journal of Civil Society in the Middle East...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1982) 2 (2): 35–47.
Published: 01 August 1982
... ECLA: protectionist measures underdevelopment is the result of past and to aid nascent industries, manipulation of continuing economic relations between under- exchange rates, extension of the internal developed satellites and developed metropolis. market, land reform, export...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2008) 28 (2): 225–234.
Published: 01 August 2008
... tute the units most homogeneous from the point space)” (emphasis added). Bourdieu, Distinction, 114. defining themselves much more against their streets.” Satellite television, which in this period peers than against a legal statute. As with trend- primarily meant the programming of Iranian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2010) 30 (2): 272–296.
Published: 01 August 2010
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1999) 19 (2): 43–46.
Published: 01 August 1999
... holding back the growth land of dependent or satellite nations, but the emer- of domestic demand, with the goal of keeping down gence of the other Asian capitalist showcases is briefly costs and prices, so as to spur rationalization and im- mentioned, and accounted for in terms of Japanese...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1981) 1 (2): 20–26.
Published: 01 August 1981
... to meet these needs. Moreover, the active ports in Malabar and with those on the ports and hinterlands were beset by natural Arabian Sea. He maintained satellite disasters such as famines and earthquakes. business offices in Cochin and Karachi. And so...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2005) 25 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 2005
... are per- handed American control. The rest of the Mid- ceived, why the United States is increasingly un- dle East today asks the same questions, thanks to popular, or why it is in such deep trouble in Iraq. satellite TV networks bringing the...