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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 106–125.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Lisa , 75 – 95 . Philadelphia : Temple University Press , 2011 . Scott David . Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2004 . Self Robert . American Babylon: Race and the Struggle for Postwar Oakland...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 368–373.
Published: 01 August 2016
... concepts of tragedy and modernity in the comparative context of recent works on East Asian early modernity. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 modernity postcolonialism Marxism early modernity I would like to thank Saul Thomas and the editors of Comparative Studies of South Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 541–545.
Published: 01 August 2022
... Jacobinism revolution tragedy I have been thinking about the moods, fantasies, and feelings that shape political self-determination in the wider world—what I have provisionally referred to elsewhere as the cruel optimism of decolonization . I first positioned this idea in relation to the 1955 Asian...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 361–368.
Published: 01 August 2016
..., communitarian, and hagiographical—are written in its name. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Jadunath Sarkar Leopold von Ranke scientific history lay history tragedy Indian history References Chakrabarty Dipesh . The Calling of History: Sir Jadunath Sarkar and His Empire of Truth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 164–178.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of the Sanskrit epic Mahab- legality an empiric situation described in a particular harata might appear a more apt comparison if one text of the history of tragedies?” Derrida, Glas, trans. were seeking a representative heroine who serves John P. Leavey Jr. and Richard Rand (Lincoln: Univer- as vehicle...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 375–384.
Published: 01 December 2018
... History , edited by Chatterjee Partha Pandey Gyanendra , 247 – 64 . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1992 . Baxi Upendra Mendelsohn Oliver . The Rights of Subordinated Peoples . New Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1997 . Beardsworth Richard . “ Tragedy, World...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Ratna . “The Tragedy of Victimization Rhetoric: Resurrecting the ‘Native’ Subject in International/Postcolonial Feminist Legal Politics.” Harvard Human Rights Journal 15 ( 2002 ): 1 – 37 . T he POLITICS of FEMINIST POLITICS Introduction...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 455–464.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in History . Cambridge, MA : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press , 2010 . Philliou Christine . Biography of an Empire: Governing Ottomans in an Age of Revolution . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2011 . Samim Ahmet . “The Tragedy of the Turkish Left.” New Left...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (1): 78–92.
Published: 01 May 2008
... ern coverage of the Rwandan tragedy, according away, this smell will linger in our bodies and our to McNulty, was marked by the exotic and the minds.10 biblical. Quoting Gérard Prunier, he...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 470–476.
Published: 01 December 2012
... at the Amiya Dev Athena? Gods have their own reason in Homer, Kaurava court. In fact, as he lies dying with his and they are the root cause of human tragedy — thighs broken, Duryodhana accuses Krishna and for that matter, of comedy. They wouldn’t of Machiavellian adharma (code of conduct fol...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 8–10.
Published: 01 August 2003
... from, the public mind to the history and essence of Zionism. the plight and tragedy of Palestine. There is no one who We marched on a hazardous and slippery road, un- could easily fill his place on the various public stages in dergoing an experience not that different from any lib- which he so...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 86–88.
Published: 01 August 1999
... of contemporary Afghani- opment assistance are essential, he feels, because of stan. His book comes in three parts. Part 1 provides the role of external interference in and responsibility an overview of the history of the Taliban movement, for the tragedy in Afghanistan. beginning with their appearance...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 111–121.
Published: 01 May 2005
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 128–140.
Published: 01 August 2003
... have been doctored. . . . We belong no- Velutha, the reader might argue, also shares in this dif- where. We sail unanchored on troubled seas. Our sor- ferentiation. And the reader would be right––Velutha’s rows will never be sad enough. Our joys never happy tragedy is in fact an alienation from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (1): 47–62.
Published: 01 May 2009
... this tragedy, the govern- demonstration in Qom ended in bloodshed ment of the Unified Resurgence Party (now di- (six people were killed). The religious networks vided into three factions) handed over power to made political capital from this bloody incident Jafar Sharif-Imami’s government...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 120–123.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and proved to be corrupt and incapable of address- Asia,   Studies then again in 1967, hence creating this ongoing ing either people’s national aspirations or their the and tragedy for the Palestinians. The Zionist occu- daily lives and practical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 185–210.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2004 . Sheriff Abdul . “ The Transformation of the Slave Sector .” Chap. 2 in Slaves, Spices, and Ivory in Zanzibar: Integration of an East African Commercial Empire into the World Economy, 1770–1873...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 347–354.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of the Holkars came to be one of divided theme throughout these letters, almost as much as power between a pious lady & a soldier given to history is a theme, and usually the two are linked drink.” It is clear that Sardesai, and perhaps Sarkar as if all history were ultimately a tragedy, or at least too...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (2): 218–219.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the           2010 about the compulsions of genre: that the form that literary theorists deal with  —  tragedy in 2, No. -2010-007       30, x   particular  —  necessitates absolute, pure, ethical subjects, and these are subjects who...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 502–514.
Published: 01 December 2009
... immediately by the tragedy of Qasem’s martyrdom and Fatimah Kubra’s subsequent widow- hood. This event resonates profoundly for the Shia of South Asia, who intensely mourn Fati- mah Kubra’s transformation from fortune-bearing wife to inauspicious...