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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 241–248.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., I propose a craft notion of what sustainability looks like when viewed through the lens of social studies of science and technology. With this essay I seek to address three related issues. The first is the importance of understanding handloom and indeed other craft-production systems...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 35–49.
Published: 01 May 2015
... (and by association, “Western”) science Y. S. Rajan, one of the original MIT study mem- and technology. This, the regnant belief among bers, recently noted, the MIT study was “the most developmental elites across the globe, understood important satellite study done under Sarabhai” or accepted no fundamental...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 109–118.
Published: 01 August 1995
... on Technology and Nature V. Santhakumar and R. Rajagopalan Abstract The researchers who have studied the agricultural development of Kerala have suggested different rea- This paper attempts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 151–161.
Published: 01 May 2017
.... of students in the doctoral programs around 0.4 percent of the total enrollment. In the doctoral programs, there are more students in the science and technology streams compared to the humani- 1 5 6 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 37:1 2017 ties and social sciences...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 32–61.
Published: 01 August 1991
... assiduously apply to all knowledge. will be mainly concerned here with the deeply A fundamentalist fog seems to have settled on the conservative and rejectionist stance of the populists minds of our “progressive” intellectuals who can only towards modem science and technology, and by think in terms...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 196–197.
Published: 01 May 2015
...: Technologies Africana studies at Barnard College specializing in of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife ( Johns women’s history, urban history, the history of child- Hopkins University Press, 2010) and of articles on the hood and youth in Africa, the study of gender...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 355–361.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Chemist: The ‘New’ Chemistry and the Transformation of Sensuous Technology.” Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science 26 , no. 4 ( 1995 ): 503 – 29 . Roberts Lissa Schaffer Simon Dear Peter , eds. The Mindful Hand: Inquiry and Invention from the Late Renaissance to Early...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 39–56.
Published: 01 August 1992
..., according to the fun- opposition to a “Western” science unsuitable for damentalists, is revealed in the holy text(s); an increase blamic societies because its epirtemorogy is basically in of knowledge is a matter of finding new interpretations conflict with the Islamic view. Science and technology...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 440–453.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Gerald S. “ The Ascendancy of the Sailing Ship, 1850–85 .” Economic History Review 9 , no. 1 ( 1956 ): 74 – 88 . Harley C. Knick . “ The Shift from Sailing Ships to Steamships, 1850–1890: A Study in Technological Change and Its Diffusion .” In Essays on a Mature Economy: Britain after...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 39–58.
Published: 01 May 1982
... States: A Study of Migration and Social Change,” Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Duke University. Baldwin , George B. 1970 “Brain Drain or Outflow,?” Foreign Affairs , 48 ( 2 ), 358 –372. Banerjea , D. 1975 “Brain Drain, Its Causes and Remedies,” Science and Culture , 41 ( 5...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., science, and justice. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 air pollution urban geography science and technology studies Delhi Consider the following: On the morning of May 6, 2017, students of a girls' high school close to Delhi's southeastern border breathed in vapors of 2...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 437–445.
Published: 01 December 2017
...-Gren Foundation. 1. Deleuze, Pure Immanence, 27. See also Deleuze and Guattari, A Thou- sand Plateaus, 309 17. 2. See Baxstrom, Houses in Motion, 1 24. 437Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East Vol. 37, No. 3, 2017 doi 10.1215/1089201x-4279140 © 2017 by Duke University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 556–564.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of the Mediterranean, 1200–1700 . Oxford : Oneworld , 2007 . İhsanoğlu Ekmeleddin . Science, Technology, and Learning in the Ottoman Empire: Western Influence, Local Institutions, and the Transfer of Knowledge . Aldershot, UK : Ashgate/Variorum , 2004 . İhsanoğlu Ekmeleddin , ed. Transfer...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 134–141.
Published: 01 May 2017
... are in language and linguistics, followed by area studies, literature, 4. Web of Science, Thomson Reuters, thomson reuters.com/en/products-­services/scholarly -­s c i e n t i f i c -­r e s e a r c h/s c h o l a r l y -­s e a r c h -­a n d -­discovery/web-­of-­science.html. 1 3 6 Comparative Studies of South Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 105–114.
Published: 01 August 2000
...- family members has grown. While in 1969, 45 percent sponse, the U.S. government began a concerted effort of Indians came in the occupational category, by 1985 to promote the study of science and technology, most this number had decreased to 12.6 percent. By con- directly through an enhanced National...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 66–75.
Published: 01 May 2015
... University Press , 2006 . Trentmann Frank . “ Materiality in the Future of History: Things, Practices, and Politics .” Journal of British Studies 48 , no. 2 ( 2009 ): 283 – 307 . Tresch John . The Romantic Machine: Utopian Science and Technology after Napoleon . Chicago...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 May 2017
.... In- tensifying these tensions is the commitment on the part of the state to science and technology, and the implicit belief that where science and technology could help rid India of the superstition and social inequality that ensure its backwardness, it is precisely the objects of study in the humanities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 162–170.
Published: 01 May 2017
... book reviews in various fields of Social Sciences and need further refinement. The humanities are such as Applied Psychology, Economics, Educa- never recognized in their own right as a bona fide tion, Gender Studies, History, International Re- self-­sustaining discipline of critical scholarship...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 41–55.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Soviet intellectuals. 29 It wasn't, however, until the 1950s that the Academy of Sciences mounted formal initiatives to study Africa. As the late historian Iurii Mikhailovich Il'in has noted, it was during this period that “Soviet scientists had a real opportunity to visit the continent, carry out...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (2): 239–256.
Published: 01 August 2013
... accelerated through development projects.22 Finally — ​and most signifi- modern technology, economics, and science. cant for my purposes — ​they launched the Peoples’ The course of study at the Peoples’ Friend- Friendship University in Moscow to educate young ship University lasted five years for all...