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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 610–620.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Patrizia Granziera While the cult of trees is widespread in India, it is only in the south of India and especially in Tamil Nadu that the visitor frequently sees the pipal tree, symbolically considered male, planted together with a neem tree so that the two will grow together, their trunks...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 47–50.
Published: 01 May 1986
... are not a matter of some kind of "middle class" concern for having- green trees around, but a matter of MAHARASHTRA) MARCH 12, 1986. Me and death for the toiling ma8988 a matter of whether they will have...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1985) 5 (2): 8–13.
Published: 01 August 1985
... . Chipko Movement: Uttarakhand Women's bid to Save Forest Wealth . New Delhi: People's Action for Peace and Justice. Shepard , Mark , 1981 . “Chipko: North India's Tree Huggers,” Co-EVOLUTION Quarterly , Fall: 62 –70. SOUTH ASIA BULLETIN, Vol. V No. 2, Fall 1985. CHIPKO Nonviolent...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2020
... to the almost total absence of forest trees and even of fruit trees, and of bushes; leaving the whole territory one continuous stretch of unrelieved plain, neither adorned by the foliage which is its natural ornament, nor stocked with the timber requisite for a thousand purposes in the every-day life...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 79–82.
Published: 01 May 2006
... a mere breath—of the wind in the trees, each variety of tree having its own music, its own way of conversing. I knew them all like friends (when we left in the summers for Alexandria I would, the last day, make the round of the garden saying goodbye to the trees), although none more...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 323–338.
Published: 01 August 2012
... of Rashid and trunk of a tree.” On the same web page, an- the Missing Body confidently relies on the literary other parent is advised against purchasing any depiction of a young boy to illustrate the prac- children’s books containing drawings of ani- tical benefits of being a religiously active...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (2): 9–15.
Published: 01 August 1999
... of the mangrove trade. Throughout the colonial era labor, tree yield not big rafter size poles but thin flexible capital, cargoes, ships, and sailors engaged in the withes called fito. Fit0 are used by the thousand to mangrove trade ebbed and flowed across the waters build the traditional Swahili mud...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 106–115.
Published: 01 August 1988
... initiate pilot projects rejected because it was infertile. Most tribals in the Bastar where wastelands are leased to groups of the poor and tree region are adamantly opposed to the project and are now re- tenure programs for the poor are established. These types of fusing to leave their homes; some...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 96–103.
Published: 01 August 1992
... is that the project’s impact area is al- (f) Canal irrigation under the SSP will spread water- ready in a state of chronic sheet erosion, indicated by borne diseases like dysentery, cholera, malaria and exposed tree roots and shrubs growing on mounds. filariasis. Overgrazing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 122–145.
Published: 01 May 2021
... the field. They seemed to be from demolished homes because they were near the cactus and olive trees that were still standing. With the stones I created a symbolic grave of exactly the same dimensions as Naji's grave in London. I had invited the families originally from this village and other people from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 May 2006
... and intelligible through sound— ders between Zion and Arabia converge, star- the breath “of the wind in the trees, each variety tling us with their parallelisms in an age of their of tree having its own music, its own...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 200–203.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Khana. He is roughly seventy years old, and his stories are mostly about people long gone (puranay banday) — he drops their names as if they will walk up to him any second. Chacha Nai’ operates a one-­seat barber station under the bald fir tree at the northern edge...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 147–150.
Published: 01 August 1991
... peer in this darkness? All are in a hurry I am left 149 Outside, calm, silent trees cast tom shadows whenangukh and chaos rule the streets with barking dogs and locked doors checked and rechecked in readiness for night, 1=Mot think...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 72–75.
Published: 01 May 1995
.... Trees were chopped down to provide fuel. These Land Use mass actions had serious ecological and environ- mental consequences. In some of these settlements, There are several important factors that have...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (1): 91–95.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., I guess that after reading Ilan’s book, but only after reading it, I was struck by the fact that the things that converse and “speak” in the passage I read are—in interesting con- trast to your book—trees, birds, things that don’t in fact “speak.” This and other things made me wonder, reading...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (2): 353–357.
Published: 01 August 2019
... in the greenbelt around the city. This economy involved many people, including women, because the fields were close by, with privately owned trees, and labor was easily accessible through cocultivation contracts. Cocultivation created a large class of small landowners, men and women, who then endowed these trees...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 437–445.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of Interpretable Objects, 3. 16. Nietzsche, The Will to Power, §643, 342. 17. Latour, The Politics of Nature, 53 90. 18. Ingold, Rethinking the Animate ; see also Kohn, How Forests Think; Nash, The Rights of Nature; Serres, The Natural Contract; and Stone, Should Trees Have Standing?. 19. Nietzsche, The Gay...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 61–72.
Published: 01 August 2004
... of a Munshi 65 [zikr-i khayr]: ful as the storm of the time of Noah, and bring de- - Even if I am not pious, struction, uprooting trees...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (2): 81–92.
Published: 01 August 1996
... Ma Sarmedrun moo& Anaba googan ma gurano Anaba kuu gubcp wEynin Good fortune is riding on God’s wing On its flanks a good omen is in view too We too don’t pick dates off the tree...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2000) 20 (1-2): 171–183.
Published: 01 August 2000
... in their trucks or pa- bye. Most of the soldiers were gone but the streets trolled on foot, enforcing the curfew. I remember long looked like a war zone with small fires burning, cars bus-rides to Omid’s house in the Tehran Pars district, turned upside down and fallen tree trunks everywhere. watching...