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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 May 1983
...Shahnaz Rouse Copyright 1983: Regents, University of California 1983 Accelerated Capital Penetration Into Agriculture And Changing Class Formation: A Case Study From A Large Landlord-Dominated Village...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1983) 3 (2): 15–30.
Published: 01 August 1983
... surveys in 1942–43 and 1958–59. Components of these were repeated by the author in a full census survey of village residents in 1976–77 during an 18-month residence and field investigation of the village. A purposive sample of Bombay migrants was intensively interviewed by the author during the following...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 70–84.
Published: 01 August 1992
...: Authority's Response to Challenge , Boulder: Westview Press. Chambers , Robert , and John Harriss, 1977 . “Comparing Twelve South Indian Villages: In Search of Practical Theory”, in Farmer, B.H., (ed.) Green Revolution? , Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Dandekar , V.M. , 1986...
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Published: 01 August 2019
Figure 7. Iconic sculpture of a fort flanked by canons and embodying an Omani village, with its typical whitewashed look and palm gardens; built at al Fatah National Stadium in Muscat for Oman's Fortieth National Day Festival in November 2010. Photograph by the author. Figure 7. Iconic More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 May 1981
...Suvarna Thaker 1981 ∗ Suvarna Thaker is a writer-journalist. She is a contributing editor of the Gujarati, a Gujarati language weekly published in Los Angeles. Political Status of Women in Rural India: A Survey of Villages near Gond al. Gujarat...
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Published: 01 August 2019
Figure 2. Palestinian activists scribble names of depopulated villages and towns. Nakba commemoration, Clock Tower Square, May 15, 2013. Photo by the author. Figure 2. Palestinian activists scribble names of depopulated villages and towns. Nakba commemoration, Clock Tower Square, May 15, 2013 More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 134–151.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Roanne L. Kantor Kantor's article examines the way that two distinct communities—rural villagers and the writers who represent them in fiction—marshal filth as an ethical term in the discussion of the same problem: dysfunction and socioeconomic stagnation in rural South Asia. Shrilal Shukla's Raag...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 476–496.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Sophia Stamatopoulou-Robbins Stamatopoulou-Robbins’s essay begins with an unlikely meeting between two groups—Israeli settlers and Palestinian village residents—who together opposed construction of a Palestinian Authority–run landfill in the central West Bank. Attention to this 2013 moment...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Development Program, these same progressive farmers continued to bag awards but bucked planners' expectations that they would serve as natural leaders in villages. As these producers mobilized politically, and India's bureaucrats and politicians moved toward the Green Revolution consensus that agricultural...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 621–632.
Published: 01 December 2010
... through biased neoliberal economic policies, which create certain patterns of development, quality of life, and prosperity. This material production is not separate from the symbolic production of Hindu fundamentalist national popular discourse. The “Hindu India” of the global village...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 25–39.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Southeastern Anatolia Project (Guneydoğu Anadolu Projesi, or GAP). Using interviews and survey data, the essay details changing narrations and understandings of the Turkish state among villagers of Turkey’s southeast, revealing the importance of social and historical processes, as well as differentiated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 102–116.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the presence of this rite in both regions. The intensity of recent arguments about telkin , though, is connected to changing social and political constellations in the colonial and postcolonial period, which have left villagers in both locations unsure of their ability to maintain everyday sociality while also...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (3): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Leigh Denault Alternately seen as a local-level court of arbitration, a union or committee, or village or municipal council, the concept of the South Asian panchayat was a sociopolitical and legal palimpsest. Retaining traces of meaning accrued from multiple incarnations, contestations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 166–179.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of causing her husband's death. The woman's decision accompanied moral turmoil in her village, and rumors of her “betrayal” circulated. However, the turmoil threatened to go beyond this localized setting. It brought to fore the fraught implications of “loyalty” shaped by India's occupation in Kashmir, its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 May 2020
...—over life times and spaces. The need for care and rejuvenation lead to creating new forms of community and unexpected friendships in cities, with village households a fallback. In the process of seeking aspirations, refuge, belonging, and a final resting place, it is likely that hierarchies based...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1993) 13 (1_and_2): 59–66.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Naomi H. Bishop Bibliography Bishop , J. , and N. Bishop, 1978 . An Ever-Changing Place (New York: Simon and Schuster). Bishop , N. , 1989 . “From Zomo to Yak: Change in a Sherpa Village,” Journal of Human Ecology , 17 ( 2 ): 177 –204. Chapman , M. , and R. M...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (2): 48–55.
Published: 01 August 1984
... , and James Boyce ( 1981 ). Needless Hunger: Voices From a Bangladesh Village . Institute for Food and Development Policy, San Francisco. Jahangir , B.R. ( 1981 ). “Local Action for Self-Reliant Development in Bangladesh” in Khan, and Zafarullah (ed.) Rural Development in Bangladesh: Trends...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (1): 26–40.
Published: 01 May 2007
... n this article, I analyze the interface between a transnational pietist Islamic movement and Muslim villagers in southern Thailand. The Tablighi Jama’at expands at aston- ishing pace in Southeast Asia, covering nearly every village...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 26–46.
Published: 01 May 1989
... Mitha Samina Rehman This is a study of two ILODANIDA income-gener- Jhang across the Chenab river. Picturesque villages clus- ation projects for women with the objective of identify- tered around clumps of date palms are seen studded in ing and studying projects that have been...
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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
... associated and other environmental degradation would cause. with thermal power plants, the Bank’s India staff appear to The Sardar Sarovar dam will flood a total of 289 villages be designing and implementing projects with no regard to - 234 in Madhya Pradesh, 36 in Maharashtra and 19 in the tens...