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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 259–260.
Published: 01 May 2005
... of the errors of fas- in his works and Glissant simply wanting to have it cism, which he calls the “antinomical status of free- both ways. dom itself” (87). Anticipating the obvious hue and However, these minor inconsistencies only cry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 May 1981
...Suvarna Thaker 1981 ∗ Suvarna Thaker is a writer-journalist. She is a contributing editor of the Gujarati, a Gujarati language weekly published in Los Angeles. Political Status of Women in Rural India: A Survey of Villages near Gond al. Gujarat...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 524–539.
Published: 01 December 2018
... an anthropology of ignorance by revealing the political predicaments that arise out of an Islamic literacy activism that, Mouftah argues, is ultimately counterrevolutionary in its effects. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 status education Islamic reform recognition Egypt References...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 121–133.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Şule Toktaş Duke University Press 2006 The Conduct of Citizenship in the Case of Turkey’s Jewish Minority: Legal Status, Identity, and Civic Virtue Aspects S¸ule Toktas¸ ontemporary liberal democracies confront governance problems elicited by the dis- cord...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (2): 48–54.
Published: 01 August 1982
...Diane Stanley; Marta Lopez-Garza Copyright: Regents of the University of California 1982 Status of Women in Nepal. Diane Stanley trans. by Marta Lopez...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (1): 79–82.
Published: 01 May 1983
...Shireen Mazari Copyright 1983: Regents, University of California 1983 'Islamisation' And The Status Of Women In Pakistan: A Note Shireen Mazari...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 May 1986
... and Nutrition’ Economic and Political Weekly , Feb 27. Bennett , L. ( 1983 ). Dangerous Wives and Sacred Sisters: Social and Symbolic Roles of High-Caste Women in Nepal . Columbia University Press. Bennett , L. , and M. Acharya ( 1981 ). The Rural Women of Nepal Report on the Status...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 257–265.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Jeremy J. Kingsley Abstract Lex mercatoria (the law of merchants) has a mythical legal status, which, whether true or not, influences legal thinking to this day. It harks back to a time of Venetian traders and a complex amalgam of European principalities that, it was believed, required merchants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 355–361.
Published: 01 December 2021
... and effectively incorporated the Mzab into French Algeria and ended its special status as a French protectorate. Mzabi self-minoritization, Ghazal argues, was a process of performative differentiation based on a sectarian identity. It was initiated by the colonized and negotiated with the colonizer, emerging...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 555–558.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Fadi A. Bardawil Abstract This essay makes the case for moving away from a genre of writing about revolutions that elevates particular ones to the status of models and exemplars, which then become the touchstone of all subsequent revolutionary processes. This way of looking at emancipatory...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 435–454.
Published: 01 December 2016
... into question the supposed disappearance of exchange between Iran and India in linguistic, literary, and religious realms. Instead, it posits that earlier sets of debates between Iranian and Indian authors, particularly on the status of the Persian language, were now inflected through nationalism, imperialism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Fan-sen Wang This article discusses various aspects of the current status of the humanities in Taiwan. First, the “indicator frenzy” that has prevailed in East Asia over the past twenty years has caused a major problem in humanities in Taiwan's academia. Second, in the past twenty years...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 135–146.
Published: 01 May 2014
... relations in rural areas altered both the status of different social groups and the contours of local administration in an Ottoman provincial setting. It aims to show that the new rural-urban dynamics not only shaped the political alliances and the workings of state, but also set stage for the Ottoman...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 557–574.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Susanna Ferguson Ferguson reads a 2009–11 debate over the proposed reissue of Syria's Personal Status Code in the Syrian feminist journal al-Thara to highlight the role women's rights discourse plays in disciplining and producing political subjects. She draws on Talal Asad's observation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 337–344.
Published: 01 August 2016
... exposes how a set of balances, such as the one between “public” and “cloistered” life of the historical discipline, guaranteed the status of historical veracity as a major value. Reflecting on this process from a Middle Eastern standpoint, this essay argues that non-European historicism was so vulnerable...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 May 2018
... by Palestinian authorities. What concerns should be weighed and who shall be its archons? How might a principle and practice of dissensus speak to and through a vastly deterritorialized populace? Might this diasporic reality provide the very strength of this archive, its exemplary status, and political grace...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Vinita Damodaran; Felix Padel India’s abundant natural resources are a key feature of its newfound status as an emerging market that attracts foreign investments. As the country’s output of metals and their ores increases, investments to secure deals over mineral deposits and manufacturing plants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 330–343.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of the region they wish for less involvement? What is it that artists and cultural players who are not content with the status quo ask for? This article argues that artists and intellectuals look for state support of culture as long as it does not intervene in their artistic freedom, showing that this search...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 508–523.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Begüm Adalet This article assesses James Baldwin’s status as a symbol of third world solidarity by situating his nonfiction writings in the context of his travels to France, Turkey, Israel, and West Africa, as well as the Cold War institutions and ideologies that shaped the contours of his...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 August 2020
... and assumptions only assure the adverse results of insisting that an exceptional status applies to those accused of terrorist activity or support for it. That, in the government's eyes, those individuals stem from one of the major monotheistic faiths in large part, seems to be a foregone conclusion that continues...