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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 212–222.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of knowing what not to narrate in relation to the disavowed pasts of 1971 in Pakistan. It draws on long-term ethnographic research on the public memories and nationalist narratives of sexual violence during the Bangladesh war of 1971, along with discussions with various Pakistani scholars and students...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 508–524.
Published: 01 December 2015
... : Research Initiatives, Bangladesh , 2005 . Thapar-Björkert Suruchi Sanghera Gurchathen . “The Ascendancy of the Khap Panchayats in Contemporary India: Gender, Caste, Globalisation, and Violence.” Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific 34 , March 2014...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 204–213.
Published: 01 August 2010
... many debates and controversies revolve. By focusing on the “special” nature not only of sexual crime but also of suffering as a result of it, I argue that genuine compensation for the victims of structural and catastrophic violence can be sought only when 1) one steps outside the framework of modesty...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 263–274.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Mmatshilo . The Kanga and the Kangaroo Court: Reflections on the Rape Trial of Jacob Zuma . Cape Town : Jacana , 2007 . Posel Deborah . “The Scandal of Manhood: ‘Baby Rape’ and the Politicization of Sexual Violence in Post-Apartheid South Africa.” Culture, Health, and Sexuality 7...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 61–77.
Published: 01 May 2008
... and imperial discourse of authenticity, Western site of representational and epistemic of the archaic and animalistic, and of sexual and violence be an overgeneralization, I stress that savage intimacy to talk about Africa and thus these narratives are also volatile...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... Just as much, homophobia may itself and homophobic violence. Even outrage at the exert a normalizing force on its victims. At the sexualized torture committed in places like Abu very least, the perpetrators of this “cultural impe- Ghraib gets read as a sign...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 May 2019
...: Sexual Violence, Public Memory, and the Bangladesh War of 1971 , Mookherjee provided a careful account of the difficulty of acknowledging the suffering of those raped in the aftermath of independence in Bangladesh. 11 That story has taken a very long time to be excavated and even now is riddled...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 413–421.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., Islamophobia, and Sexual Violence in Germany and Beyond .” Jadaliyya , March 1 , 2016 . www.jadaliyya.com/Details/33036/The-%60Taharrush%60-Connection-Xenophobia,-Islamophobia,-and-Sexual-Violence-in-Germany-and-Beyond . Andersen Margaret Cook . Regeneration through Empire: French Pronatalists...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 429–436.
Published: 01 August 2012
... that came into power following a suc- cessful revolution or national liberation struggle has been studied by a number of scholars. Extensive, too, is the literature on the relationship of sexual violence in conflict situations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 78–92.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Shattered Lives: Asia, told me, the politics of the Rwandan regime is   Studies Sexual Violence during the Rwandan Genocide and the nothing but “show business,” in which the his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 367–374.
Published: 01 December 2018
... .” In Subaltern Studies V: Writings on South Asian History and Society , edited by Guha Ranajit , 135 – 65 . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1987 . Heath Deana . “ Torture, the State, and Sexual Violence against Men in Colonial India .” Radical History Review 126 ( 2016 ): 122 – 33...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Judith Whitehead is an associate professor of an- theories of biopolitics and sexual violence. thropology at the University of Lethbridge. She has specialized in social-justice issues relating to Rajeswari Sunder Rajan is Global Distinguished Pro...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 439–450.
Published: 01 December 2019
... master narratives of war, insurgency, and counterinsurgency on the other. 27 While certainly these are vital issues, they rely on simplifications and erasures, not least of which is that only particular categories of violence such as extrajudicial torture, killings, and sexual assault are legible...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 116–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in, Dutch Hirsi Ali, who is the most well- known and are critical of the discourse of emancipa- figure among this group of feminists, empha- tion pursued by ex- Muslims. The law student sizes sexual violence as a major reason behind declares...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 35–50.
Published: 01 May 2004
... of the Muslim ab- engaged in a process of myth-making whereby femi- ductees was considered equally legitimate to the nine sexual purity was endowed with the status of Congress’ own demand for the return of Hindu and the transcendental signifier of national virtue. (This Sikh women. The violence on the part...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 124–141.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of the puzzle list of lacunae in my fellow scholars’ essays but, would be inadequate, as would extrapolation rather, have attempted to elicit their exciting from the essays’ potent thematization of loss or potential. If these essays were in explicit conver- exile or death or sexual violence. A narratalogi...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 525–538.
Published: 01 December 2015
... through stories of sexual violence, deployed as a technology of policing the public space and removing women’s bodies from the battlegrounds.1 The unitary mass-­revolutionary body that marked the visual memories of the first weeks of the uprisings ceded the ground to the “micro-­rebellious body...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 605–621.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . “The Sexual Games of the Body Politic: Fantasy and State Violence in Northern Ireland.” Culture, Medicine, and Psychiatry 25 ( 2001 ): 1 – 27 . Badawi Asma . “Aida Seif el-Dawla: Arrest Campaigns against Sexual Harassers Will Not Be Effective Unless the Society's Culture Changes.” Al-Watan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 469–484.
Published: 01 December 2021
... as extensively with questions of popular politics and subaltern activism as might be assumed. (Neo)Orientalism dismisses popular politics in racist, exceptionalist, and essentialist terms as “self-pity,” “Muslim rage”, terrorism, resentment, sexual frustration, violence, disorder, and threat. 3 Essentializing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 214–226.
Published: 01 May 2005
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