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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 557–572.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sarah Gandee This article explores the postcolonial criminalization of a so-called criminal tribe in the borderlands of East Punjab in the years following independence and Partition of the Indian subcontinent in 1947. A small proportion of the Rai Sikhs had been notified by the colonial government...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 377–398.
Published: 01 August 2005
... osiuinlRevolution Constitutional Iranian the in Tribes Bakhtiyari The iyPes 90,315; 1910), Press, sity G. Edward 182; Browne, [1997 1376 AH Asatir, Initisharat-i Tehran: (1915; .‘l uiKa adrA‘dad‘bu uanLsnal- Lisan Husayn ‘Abdul and As‘ad Sardar Khan Quli ‘Ali 2. 1. 2005...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 159–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Mehdi Sakatni Abstract A conventional view of nomadic tribes is that motorization—the passage from animal to automobile transportation—brought about the transformation and eventually the obliteration of the nomadic pastoralist lifestyle in the long twentieth century. But through the example...
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Published: 01 May 2019
Figure 1. Location of the main nomadic tribes in French mandatory Syria (1943) with their seasonal migrations and encampments. In Myriam Ababsa, Raqqa: Territoires et pratiques sociales d'une ville syrienne , from a sketched map of the Service Historique de l'Armée de Terre (SHAT). More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 396–411.
Published: 01 August 2018
... India’s resources under the logic of emerging markets. About a quarter of postcolonial India’s scheduled tribe population has been displaced by development projects, often through foreign loans and investments. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 environment indigenous people India...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 584–602.
Published: 01 December 2022
.... This article ultimately proposes the importance of acknowledging a bricolage of ontologies and realities without entrenching them in a particular identity of caste, tribe, or “indigeneity” or in being of “the West” or of “the rest of the world.” m.mehtta@sheffield.ac.uk Copyright © 2022 by Duke...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 384–396.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., corporate original their to when related closely stable and assured always been has Gulf ofthe regions Arab the in tion language. their speaking and customs tribal their practicing villages, separate in and Oman, beside areas Gulf other in settled also tribes Baluch...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (2): 3–17.
Published: 01 August 2004
... the size of France, marriages between members of these tribes, it would be lies in western Sudan; to the northwest it borders Libya, difficult to assert that there has developed any real as- to the west Chad, to the southwest the Central African similation among the tribes. Most of them maintain...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (1): 94–109.
Published: 01 May 2023
... of its population. 63 Peasants and tribes haphazardly 64 inhabit the villages and towns along the route as it passes through cultivated land with the remarkable feature of terraces that stretch high up the mountains of the central south, as well as relatively dry land and mountains in the north...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 246–258.
Published: 01 August 2009
... that the major Land, People, and History Baluch tribes were finally organized under one administrative system by the khan of Kalat, Nasir When Allah created the universe, Khan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 481–487.
Published: 01 August 2005
... to under- izes that “the Sultan’s Daughter never arrives.”19 stand the mind-set of the masculinity that dic- The big question that Kabbani poses is whether tates the mores of the tribe, she cowers in front the Sultan’s Daughter will flee with the rebel...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (3): 322–336.
Published: 01 December 2023
... the Mozabites maintain authority over their internal affairs, in particular education, customary law, land management, and arbitration. 8 The “Arabs” of the region included several tribes for whom the “region” meant more than the Mzab. By this very fact, they were left out of the agreement. They were...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 329–340.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... Lamberg-­Karlovsky, “Civilization, State, 11. Livshits and Steblin-­Kamenski, “Protozoroastrizm,” to both the buried and the funeral inventory, as is or Tribe? Bactria and Margiana in the Bronze Age 174. See also Mary Boyce, Zoroastriytsy: Verovaniya i evident in the photographs in Sir...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 133–149.
Published: 01 May 2020
... existing among the peoples and on the allegiance of various tribes to the Sultan, through their caids or sheikhs, rather than on the notion of territory.” 18 As with Geertz's observations about the Sultan's caravan, the ICJ's remarks on the Sherifian state note that the legitimacy of the precolonial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 85–95.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Report of the Commissioner for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes , (New Delhi: Ministry of Welfare). Desai , A.R. , 1986 , Violation of Democratic Rights in India , Vol. 1 , (Bombay: Popular Prakashan). Dogra , Bharat , 1990 , “Tribal Discontent: Timely Warning”, Economic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 434–443.
Published: 01 December 2020
... published in 1922 John Henry Hutton, an early twentieth-century colonial official whose writings are an important part of the received wisdom about the Nagas, explained the category Naga as follows: The expression “Naga” is . . . useful as an arbitrary term to denote the tribes living in certain parts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (1): 99–109.
Published: 01 May 1994
.... , 1988 . A Modern History of Somalia: Nation and State in the Horn of Africa (Boulder, CO: Westview Press). Luling , Virginia , 1971 . The Social Structure of Southern Somali Tribes (Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis, University of London). Neier , Aryeh , 1988 . “Testimony of Aryeh Neier, Vice...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 397–411.
Published: 01 August 2007
... tribes, continue its conquests, most particularly in the and in this arithmetic who therefore formed, Balkans. Nevertheless and somewhat contra- organized, and staffed the new state and its in- dictorily, ghazi bands were not closed entities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 610–620.
Published: 01 December 2010
... to appease their dangerous hun- when she conceives.18 ger for life. Trees are also considered the abode of The tree, like the mother goddess, is con- ancestral spirits. Some tribes in southern and sidered a meeting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2001) 21 (1-2): 5–14.
Published: 01 August 2001
... The Hashemites have The main actors in this historical narrative are the leaders placed themselves into the position of the sheikhs of the themselves, but, “In Mrityunjay’s schemes of history, the rul- Jordanian tribes, as father figures for the nation, and, as such, ers on earth are, as it were, appointed...