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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 112–133.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Vinay Gidwani; Anant Maringanti Capitalist value making is underwritten by the production and disposal of waste through a complex, often invisible economy of informal waste recycling. This infra-economy is anchored by nodes that process and circulate variegated forms of waste generated in cities...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 532–548.
Published: 01 December 2014
... municipal trash collectors and the other citizens informally managing garbage in the home, community, and garbage dump are called upon to serve as the backbone of the city’s waste collection and disposal architecture. The material relations between infrastructure and labor are probed for what they reveal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 476–496.
Published: 01 December 2014
... like this one index “environmental citizenship” premised on the recognition of common responsibility for a vulnerable environment. Both suggest nature’s physical properties—e.g., aquifers’ vulnerability to toxic wastes—seemed to have brought sworn enemies together, thereby exceeding or bypassing...
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Published: 01 December 2020
Figure 3. Contents of the “hidden” archive: A newspaper cutting slams the prefabricated housing project as a waste of money. Photograph by the author. Figure 3. Contents of the “hidden” archive: A newspaper cutting slams the prefabricated housing project as a waste of money. Photograph by the More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... The authors in this themed section explore the divide between the popular and the political, and the political and the social, as these offered novel spaces for experiment. A section on waste and value showcases the theoretical potential of revisiting the Marxian concept of primary or...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 December 2014
... parts of the world, the mechanical arrangements and interconnected equipment that are meant to provide populations with potable water and take away their waste, that distribute supplies of electricity or gas, that facilitate the mass movement of people, energy, and goods, or that are built to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 565–583.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Vinay . “ Six Theses on Waste, Value, and Commons .” Social and Cultural Geography 14 , no. 7 ( 2013 ): 773 – 83 . doi.org/10.1080/14649365.2013.800222 . Gidwani Vinay , and Reddy Rajyashree N. “ The Afterlives of ‘Waste’: Notes from India for a Minor History of Capitalist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 66–68.
Published: 01 May 1990
..., 67 second or third world. We hear how certain third world away at sea for long stretches of time. In the southern countries have to barter space to dump toxic waste of a countries women bear the brunt of the increasing in- developed country in return for food. debtedness of the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 652–653.
Published: 01 December 2014
...), coeditor of Timely Based on over two years of fieldwork in the West Bank Assets (School of American Research, 2008), and the and Israel, her current project focuses on the inter- author of numerous articles about development poli- sections of garbage, sewage, and waste markets with tics and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 220–221.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of the Governed: search. The essay included in this issue of CSSAAME Reflections on Popular Politics in Most of the World (Co- draws on his ongoing project “The Afterlives of Waste” lumbia University Press, 2004), and The Black Hole of and his collaboration with Hyderabad...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 December 2014
... a focus of collective life. While infrastructures of waste, water, energy, and transport enable and transform ways of thinking and living collectively, the essays show, they can also interrupt and inhibit them. The essays in the section “The Indian Ocean and Other Middle Easts...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2018) 38 (2): 330–343.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Khoury . “The Scandal of the Billion Lira — The Ministry of Culture: Where Are the Grants Wasted?” (“Fadihat al-milyar lira–wizarat al-thaqafa: ayna tuhdar al-musa‘adat?”) . Mulhaq An-Nahar , October 4 , 1997 . Khoury Khoury . “The Scandal of Culture in the Ministry of Culture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 64–65.
Published: 01 August 1990
... like inflation, unemployment, law and insecurity and confusion amongst women who feel that order, etc. instead of wasting energy and resources on protective legislation such as the Muslim Family Laws non-issues. Ordinance and the Child Marriage Restraint Act is under threat...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 463–469.
Published: 01 December 2017
... : Routledge , 2013 . Dupont Véronique . “ Slum Demolitions in Delhi since the 1990s: An Appraisal .” Economic and Political Weekly 43 , no. 28 ( 2008 ): 79 – 87 . Gidwani Vinay Reddy Rajyashree N. “ The Afterlives of ‘Waste’: Notes from India for a Minor History of Capitalist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 64–65.
Published: 01 August 1988
... officials are said to be an even bigger waste of public All the furniture and fittings in the hotel appeared to be resources than bureaucrats in Pakistan. Indian-made, and of good quality. There was nothing in the clothes, cosmetics and toilet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 76–95.
Published: 01 May 2015
... trustworthiness, fought in wars, and, perhaps most important, were living consumers of urban and rural waste. Dogs in Ottoman Egypt, as elsewhere, were therefore economically, socially, culturally, and environmentally productive of much of human society.5 Ottoman...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1994) 14 (2): 108–114.
Published: 01 August 1994
... establishment of numerous marine product the economic rights of fisherwomen whose skills processing plants, where women from fishing vil- were laid to waste by a few machines. Called the lages were employed...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 680–690.
Published: 01 December 2007
... stuck to the existence of myriad problems perceived as constraints to city life such as difficulties related to housing, insufficient supply of potable water, poor drainage and waste disposal, urban transport difficulty, and all...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 36–52.
Published: 01 August 1981
.... Hog feedlots are located conti- fully, some positive changes can be made guous to food processing plants. The wastes before the harsh logic of near total de- from these plants, often supplemented with pletion of inanimate energy resources is some grains...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 51–52.
Published: 01 May 1986
... responsibility for unborn victkm, who may be physically toxicity, MIC was used because of tts efficiency. That b, MIC produces or mentally handicapped a8 a result of the accident. a purer grade of pesticide, creates fewer waste products, Involves less Obviating the strength of the above logic was the'fecv of...