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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Radhika Gupta Abstract There is no doubt that military occupation of civilian spaces and lives constitutes a fundamental structural violence. This is more easily apprehended in cases where exceptional violence is wrought by security forces on civilian populations, as in the Kashmir Valley in India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 508–524.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of Muslim women's bodies under threat, secular liberal sensibilities toward pain—visible, bodily, and attributable to religious backwardness—render certain kinds of injury always already scandalous. In contrast, less spectacular structural violence does not offend liberal sensibilities in quite the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 321–334.
Published: 01 August 2003
...KAMRAN ASDAR ALI Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 Myths, Lies, and Impotence: Structural Adjustment and Male Voice in Egypt1 KAMRAN ASDAR ALI In the first few minutes of Sharif Arafa’s 1996 Egyp- tance of this position the film develops this theme as...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (1): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Bonny Ibhawoh © 1999: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1999 Structural Adjustment ,Authoritarianism and Human Rights in Miica Bonny Ibhawoh The effects of Structural...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1997) 17 (2): 82–99.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Jacqueline M. Vieceli © 1997: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa & the Middle East 1997 Assessing the Impact of Structural Adjustment on Prospects for Democracy in the ‘Third World” Jacqueline M. Vieceli Introduction...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 157–163.
Published: 01 August 2000
... groundbreaking contribution which will hopefully spark social structure. Violence, therefore, is not a random out- further research and writing. The volume is also of interest burst but is an integral mechanism reinforcing gender ine- to scholars in Women’s Studies as well as community activ- quality...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (2): 248–255.
Published: 01 August 2020
... routes for the Jefara tribes and the creation of buffer zones as border protection for the colonial regime). 19 So far, these cases of racialized demarcation have produced mostly structural violence and systematic discrimination against (Muslim) Tunisians. One specific episode of the colonial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 84–89.
Published: 01 May 1982
...Asha Angela Anand Domestic Violence: Cases Reported of its Occurrence in South Asian Immigrant Families. Asha Angela Anand Studies of South Asian, and particularly Indian, middle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (1): 24–32.
Published: 01 May 1994
... central government, sworn to uphold the Con- is with reference to the more enduring fascist proj- stitution, chose to remain passive. In its internal ect that one must consider the three categories- structure, meanwhile, the destruction of the Masjid nation, community, violence. And, to the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2008
... believed to be and constructed as with the eventuality that narrative becomes ei- structurally (even genetically) violent. Mean- ther a substitute for violence or a chronicle of   while, the historical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1987) 7 (1_and_2): 50–55.
Published: 01 August 1987
... first propose to deal with the macro-factors in• submit to authority. This tendency is taken advantage of by volved in promoting communalism and communal violence. the communal parties and develops anti-democratic authori• The most important aspect of macro-level theorizing about tarian structures...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 125–131.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Valentine M. Moghadam Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2002 Violence and Terrorism: Feminist Observations on Islamist Movements, State, and the International System Valentine M. Moghadam...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 124–141.
Published: 01 May 2008
...? — Jean-Luc Nancy, “Consecration and Massacre” he conceptual chiasmus of narrative violence and the violence of narrative” produces in its wake an eloquent demonstration of how violence has become “a structural fea...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 20–37.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Nouri Gana This essay seeks to investigate the aporias and dilemmas of representation that Arab writers and artists confront at a time when the Arab world has become overly mediatized and ideologically territorialized as a zone of sectarian violence and death. For all the reports on Iraq, Palestine...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 50–65.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 publics media democracy newspapers political violence India Thanks to Arvind Rajagopal, Thomas Blom Hansen, Barney Bate, Anupama Rao, Susan Gal, Michael Silverstein, Webb Keane, Lee Schlesinger, Vibodh Parthasarathi, Taberez Ahmed Neyazi, Sara...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Transition 35 , no. 1 ( 2004 ): 87 – 104 . Minaar A. , ed. Patterns of Violence: Case Studies of Conflict in Natal . Pretoria : HSRC Press , 1992 . Momoh A. “ Youth Culture and Area Boys in Lagos .” In Identity Politics and Identity Transformation under Structural Adjustment in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 78–92.
Published: 01 May 2008
... essay examines how political manipulation and the rhetoric and genre of human rights discourse stifle the narratives on the violence and trauma of the Congolese population. It seeks to understand why the rape narratives of women of some nations effectively elicit empathy and convey the violence, trauma...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 102–115.
Published: 01 May 2012
... each other. Strategies into play di erent structures of ambition and presented against gender violence, however, fear. The law never seeks to eliminate violence can also serve to prevent Muslim women from Martyrdom...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (2): 39–42.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Ela Dutt-Luithui Copyright 1985: Regents of University of California 1985 9oUl'H ASA BULLEI", Vol. V No. 2, Fall 1985. VIOLENCE IN INDIA: The Case of the Naga National Movement Ela Dutt-Luithui As with several other cultures and political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 368–388.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Jeffrey Sacks Sacks’s essay offers a reading of Sigmund Freud’s Moses and Monotheism to argue that it offers a critique of sovereign violence. Taking as a point of departure the hermeneutic and interpretive violence occasioned in Israel’s “Operation Pillars of Defense” in November 2012, and the...