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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 584–590.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., and South Asia. The article examines themes of print culture across these three regions as well as aspects of anglophone literatures between South Asia and Africa. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Complicating Sea: The Indian Ocean...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 91–106.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Johan Mathew Abstract This article outlines a process of enclosing private property on the Arabian Sea through the colonial imposition of secure property rights during the nineteenth century. The article proceeds in two paralleled sections. The first section explores the violence of the natural...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 77–79.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Nikolas Kosmatopoulos Abstract In its will to tame the sea, its routes, and people, capitalism unleashed three intertwined forces: novel networks of circulation, refurbished regimes of violence, and new epistemic disciplines and lexicons, all twirled together into an embrace of forceful conquest...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 118–134.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of revenue of the Egyptian treasury, being, because of the Capitulations, ‘the only taxation Egypt is free to increase or decrease according to her interest.’” 10 As a facet of governmentality, naval accounting was one way that British suzerainty of the seas was supported. The old adage...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 299–313.
Published: 01 August 2017
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of millions of humans. Since then, not just what is transported upon the deep, but the sea itself has also been commodified. The seas’ geophysical contours, their seabeds, the species of flora and fauna that inhabit them, and even the ephemeral routes on their surfaces have been transformed into commodities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 405–417.
Published: 01 August 2014
... role in its intellectual life for the next forty years. Wick’s article explores the appearance of the new disciplines and concepts of the European Modern in the works of al-Ṭahṭāwī (notably, but not solely, the famous account of his French voyage) with special attention given to the place of the sea...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 263–276.
Published: 01 August 2015
... in the sea against a backdrop of skyscrapers have become a visual cliche about the paradox of the modern and the traditional in today's India. But while this form of Ganesh is a temporary visitor to the city, Ganesh as Siddhivinayak has become perhaps the most visible deity in the city with a large new...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 372–386.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Andrew Amstutz Abstract In 1945, Mahmooda Rizvia, a prominent Urdu author from Sindh, published a travel account of her journey across the Arabian Sea from British India to Iraq during World War II. In her travel account, Rizvia conceptualized the declining British Empire as a dynamic space...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 401–409.
Published: 01 December 2010
... in Asia. In the international trade provided by the Silk Road and the sea route, China and India became important centers of production, while the Iranians, such as the Sogdians, Bactrians and Persians, acted as traders and intermediaries in the Eurasian trade. These structures created in late antiquity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 347–354.
Published: 01 December 2021
...On Barak Abstract Figurations of body, community, and politics traversed India and the Ottoman world along the artificial coaling archipelago that connected both via legal islands of extraterritoriality and other technologies in the Red Sea. Examining this system and the ethnic groups that operated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 107–117.
Published: 01 May 2022
... writings, it highlights the active processes by which economic actors in the region thought about, and indeed produced, capitalism at sea. As technologies—as means of doing—chau manuals allowed pearl merchants to move from the specificities and idiosyncrasies of nature to the abstractions of the market...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 108–114.
Published: 01 August 1994
.... Achari , T. , and A.J. Vijayan, 1993 . “Deep Sea Fishing: the need for a new policy approach,” presented at the national seminar organized by the National Fishworkers' Forum in Bombay on 28–29 September. Fisheries Research Cell, Programme for Community Organisation and South Indian Federation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 266–276.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., “Still another Renaissance?,” 7–9 ; Banaji, “Islam, the Mediterranean, and the Rise of Capitalism,” 57–58 ; Constable, Trade and Traders , 71 ; Baader, “Sea-to-Shore Perspective,” 9 . Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 custom maritime trade Prophet Muhammad qirad...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 16–23.
Published: 01 August 1999
..., it expresses the competitive nature of commerce harbor facilities and military defense. By the 1950s in the Red Sea littoral and Indian Ocean during the Aden was the world’s fourth busiest harbor. As a pro- heyday of the Aden Crown Colony in the early 20th vision and transshipment port catering primarily...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 138–152.
Published: 01 August 2000
... some room to articulate the to reduce Russia’s political influence in the Caucasus issues that are likely to determine the future geopoliti- by pushing it out of the Caspian Sea, and further iso- cal landscape of the region and have a direct bearing late Iran in the region. on major powers...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 565–573.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Administration of the Spice Trade in the Sixteenth-Century Red Sea and Persian Gulf .” Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 49 , no. 2 ( 2006 ): 170 – 98 . ———. The Ottoman Age of Exploration . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2011 . Chaudhuri K. N. Trade...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 80–90.
Published: 01 May 2022
... by obliterating distance: sending news, “to a distant place, despite the deserts and seas and other kinds of resources ( manāfi‘ ) that lay between.” 4 Al-Bustānī placed his epochal and temporal hopes in the likes of Khalīl al-Khūrī, owner of al-Maṭba ‘ah al-Sūriyyah and editor of the newspaper Ḥadīqat al...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., and large residential bun- arching, as it attempts to adjust the well-established 215 galows, “Old” Delhi, as described in the first chap- land-based biases of standard academic categoriza- ters, with its haveli connoting aristocratic lineages, tion. However, when one begins with the seas...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., and large residential bun- arching, as it attempts to adjust the well-established 215 galows, “Old” Delhi, as described in the first chap- land-based biases of standard academic categoriza- ters, with its haveli connoting aristocratic lineages, tion. However, when one begins with the seas...