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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 349–351.
Published: 01 August 2003
...- ern New Jersey is, in fact, topographically bland and Keya Ganguly. States of Exception: Everyday Life and Post- parochial or that it represents the “banal and even dead- colonial Identity. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota ening daily life” of the suburbs (85). Yet the reader can- Press, 2001...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 230–236.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Vanessa Codaccioni Abstract The article deals with the history of state exception in France since the Algerian War. From this point of view, what is happening in France falls into two overlapping genealogies of exception: a colonial genealogy of exceptionalist logics, in which Algeria plays...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 225–229.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Sarah Ghabrial Abstract The main intervention of this special section is to identify and reposition race and colonial law as (conspicuously) absent referents in widely accepted genealogies of the state of exception—most notably, that of Giorgio Agamben—and to offer methodological pathways, based...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 404–419.
Published: 01 August 2022
... of violence, secularization, and states of exception under colonial law, 21 I argue that the difference owed not only to religion's ambivalent place in positive juridical regimes, but also to how the Wahhabi represented a distinct danger to colonial sovereignty. 22 The implications, in turn, were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 468–473.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Lâle Can; Aimee M. Genell Abstract Were Ottoman autonomous provinces nation-states in the making or signs of a semicolonial and irredeemably weak empire? Or, were they evidence of alternative arrangements of imperial sovereignty? By taking a long view of Ottoman history and examining “exceptional...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of welfarism, during the unprecedented emergency of the 1970s. Noting the vintage of certain seemingly exceptional expedients of the social during this era, Hewage claims that they illuminate the distinctive temporality of a postcolonial reason of state. The essay foregrounds postcolonial demands...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 260–278.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of special tribunals and exceptional procedures. Judicial remedies made constitutional governance a two-way process, where citizens could insert themselves into a conversation on state practice. Constitutional law became grounded in uncertainty as the results in very similar cases varied widely. However...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 237–242.
Published: 01 August 2020
... is particularly emblematic of the racial logics through which exception is normalized and its lifespan extended in perpetuity. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 state of exception race Algeria colonial law penal law This essay addresses the question of how colonial histories might...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 August 2020
... Prosecution in the United States—The ISIS Cases . New York : Fordham University Law School , March 2014 – August 2017 . static1.squarespace.com/static/55dc76f7e4b013c872183fea/t/59cf980ae45a7c855f673bca/1506777101200/The+American+Exception+9-17.pdf . Department of Justice, Office of Public Affairs...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., belonging, and coherence on which the nationalisms that rule them are built. Cast as spaces of exception, it is here that the originary violence founding the modern state routinely manifests itself. 2 At the same time, however, these are also important spaces of resistance that have exposed the limits...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 223–224.
Published: 01 August 2020
... on the legacies of colonial violence and racial distinction in structuring exceptional state power and the justification of legal exceptionalism in our current moment of permanent war. Next, we turn to the question of the law of the seas and its relation to maritime empires, territoriality, and state...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 237–253.
Published: 01 May 2022
... for universalism. 4 The biopolitical analyses of the pandemic, which are rightly concerned about the normalization of the state of crisis/state of exception after the pandemic, also omit any engagement with geopolitics and rely on abstractions that recenter the human of colonial modernity. Elizabeth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (3): 279–294.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., Kamran Asdar Ali, and Asad Ahmad for their comments on earlier drafts of this essay. Research for this project was funded by the Wenner-Grenn Foundation and the American Institute of Pakistan Studies. References Agamben Georgio . State of Exception . Chicago : University of Chicago Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 385–401.
Published: 01 December 2018
... 2018 sovereignty pardon legal history crime violence colonialism References Agamben Giorgio . State of Exception . Translated by Attel Kevin . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2003 . Anagol Padma . “ The Emergence of the Female Criminal in India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 222–235.
Published: 01 August 2021
... that the formation of the red-light district of Tehran was an indeterminate and sovereign experiment with moralscaping, defined at the threshold of law. The state then formed the district as a zone of exception and continued to rule that space as such. 7 Finally, my interest in an anthropological bottom-up...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 73–88.
Published: 01 May 2018
... ‘Olağanüstü Hal’: AKP’nin Polis Politikaları” (“The Origins of the Security State, Representations of the Security Governance Techniques in the Organization of Police Force, and Extending ‘State of Exception’: The Policies of JDP about the Police Force”) . Birikim 276 ( 2012 ): 75 – 88 . Berksoy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 347–349.
Published: 01 August 2003
..., topographical blandness, and parochialism of U.S. suburbia” (18). There is no reason to doubt that South- ern New Jersey is, in fact, topographically bland and Keya Ganguly. States of Exception: Everyday Life...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 368–388.
Published: 01 August 2014
... . State of Exception . Translated by Attell Kevin . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2005 . Anidjar Gil . “ Jesus and Monotheism .” Southern Journal of Philosophy 50 ( 2013 ): 158 – 83 . ———. The Jew, the Arab: A History of the Enemy . Stanford, CA : Stanford...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 561–567.
Published: 01 December 2022
... in a Secular Age . 25. Anidjar, “Secularism,” 62 . Also see Asad, Genealogies of Religion , 29 . 26. For enemy as limit concept to the law, see Anidjar, “Terror Right,” 38 . For grace as limit concept to the law, see Agamben, State of Exception , 85 . 27. Povinelli, Empire of Love...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 551–554.
Published: 01 August 2022
... was incorporated into the state, its repressive apparatuses, preventive detentions, martial law, and the state of exception. Hegel presented the Terror as the dominion of abstract principles, and in the name of these principles, particularity and concrete articulation of the social were sacrificed. In this way...