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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 368–390.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Mimetic Appropriation of Foreign “Styles” and the Creation of Transoceanic Connections on the Swahili Coast Paola Ivanov n today’s academia, it has become commonplace to state that the “cosmopolitan” space of the Indian Ocean looks back...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 384–397.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., conceived and erected architectural edifices from the mid-nineteenth century to the 1930s. In a typically nineteenth-century eclectic style, each aimed to appeal to a (differing) notion of the Persianate and, thus, to revive the grandeur of antique Iran at the service of divergent ideologies. © 2016...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 336–354.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Indian style. Eisenberg argues that Swahili musicians and audiences derive pleasure and meaning from Indian taarab 's paradoxical presentation of Indian sounds as Swahili expressions, and that this positions the genre as a vehicle for public reflection on Swahili ethnicity. Focusing on the voice...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (1): 89–106.
Published: 01 May 2018
... literary public, exemplified by Al-Punch , a newspaper born out of a controversy over who had a right to use the Urdu language. Pursuing cosmopolitan impulses while celebrating local culture, the paper invited readers’ collaboration by cultivating a witty and intimate style. While scholarship on South...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 78–92.
Published: 01 May 2008
... malleability of African memorial sites, which are already othered within the Western imagination. It also analyzes how the rape of Congolese females becomes visible solely when it is inscribed within Western feminist discourse and shows how rhetoric, intercultural interpretations, and style impact...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 322–333.
Published: 01 August 2009
...-patriotism within the context of contemporary Iranian politics and with multiple references to religious issues as they are brought up in both works. Moreover, my comparative essay also deals with the literary style and the literary content in each work from an original perspective. Duke University Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 510–530.
Published: 01 December 2017
... by Duke University Press Of Parrots and Crows B dil and H. az n in Their Own Words Jane Mikkelson We Move from Garden to Garden, Like Flowing Water This article is an exploration of the intertwined conceptions of poetic style and geography that had cur- rency in the early modern Persianate world...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 381–387.
Published: 01 August 2022
... retold the epic Ramayana in ornate Brajbhasha, and he was the first court poet who theorized the literary science elaborately in a north Indian vernacular. Keshavdas invented, in Busch's words, an “elevated form of vernacular royal expression” by transplanting the Sanskrit epic style and political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 552–562.
Published: 01 December 2007
... republics of central Asia, the United Nations (UN), and the Vatican. By contextualizing Saygun’s compositional style, particularly the practice of pastiche, and by analyzing the presenting, promoting, and reviewing strategies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 495–499.
Published: 01 December 2019
... is not in the Quran's Arabic text, but in its being error-free from the perspective of modern science. Studying evidence in nonsecular contexts comes with the challenge of conveying how certain questions or inquiries become compelling in those contexts. This challenge is due to the existence of multiple styles...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 147–155.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and originality of style. If the 24. Reza Aslan, Welcome to the Islamic Reformation, 25. Olivier Roy, Globalized Islam: The Search for a New 27. Charles Taylor, A Secular Age (Cambridge, MA: Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, podcast audio pro- Ummah (New York: Columbia University Press...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 101–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
... tension” but may tension between H (MSA) and L (ECA), and in also be a tool for writers to use in order to leave response to that tension a new linguistic style the utmost effect possible on their readers.3 appeared in Arabic prose literature (developed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 81–89.
Published: 01 August 1993
... be explained. The explanation proposed here universal allotment of reproductive and socializa- is that structures-in this case, the sexual division tion responsibilities to women suggests that certain of labor-may themselves vary in their unidimen- ”masculine” and “feminine” behavioral styles may...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 225–234.
Published: 01 August 2008
... ducted in Tehran with young women aged Argument nineteen to twenty-nine, most of whom were I maintain that aspiring young Tehrani women university students. Approximately twelve choose their style of hijab as one way of publicly in-depth interviews were conducted...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 355–367.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . Champaign, IL : Krannert Art Museum , forthcoming . Zhao Bing . “Global Trade and Swahili Cosmopolitan Material Culture: Chinese-Style Ceramic Shards from Sanje ya Kati and Songo Mnara (Kilwa, Tanzania).” Journal of World History 23 , no. 1 ( 2012 ): 41 – 85...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 45–59.
Published: 01 August 2004
... love? Sanskrit-derived content and classificatory style is the Again today he hasn’t come! following eightfold analysis of female characters (ashta- What could be the matter? (vv. 7.7–8)! nayikabheda) excerpted from Kesavdas’s Rasikpriya Employing this style of classification and illustration...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 May 2015
... by Hobsbawm E. Ranger T. , 165 – 210 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1983 . Crill R. Jariwala K. . The Indian Portrait, 1560-1860 . London : National Portrait Gallery , 2010 . Crill Rosemary . Marwar Painting: A History of the Jodphur Style . Mumbai : India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 August 2022
... that rendered a tradition fresh and relevant in the present while sustaining its defining values and canonic status. Thus, in painting, too, “permeable but not completely open” styles of representation thrived alongside innovative experiments in mixture. Examining painting, we can see that tastes...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 75–76.
Published: 01 August 1989
..., if contrasting, comments by Ghalib himself Urdu poet of the nineteenth century; and, incidentally, by on his letter-writing style. Several others discuss Urdu and virtue of his Urdu letters written during the last twenty years Persian as languages, as well as their literary traditions. The of his life...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 531–548.
Published: 01 December 2017
...- Persian often refers to literature written in a particular style, the so- called sabk- i hindi (lit. the Indian style), a literary tendency popular across the Persian- using world from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries (but actually named as such for the first time in the early twentieth century...