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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 341–355.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Firoozeh Papan-Matin `Ayn al-Qudat (AD 1096/98–1131) was a significant scholar of Islamic mysticism whose teachings inspired others and especially the early Chishti mystics of India. This article discusses the importance of `Ayn al-Qudat through an analysis of his work and his reception by medieval...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2006) 26 (1): 75–78.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Ali Mirsepassi Duke University Press 2006 Introduction: The Postcolonial Memoirs as a Work of Memory Ali Mirsepassi he postcolonial memoirs present, by way of two essays and a discussion, a contempo- rary portrait of the self and globalization in its...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2008) 28 (2): 273–282.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Rola el-Husseini © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008   Women, Work, and Political Participation in Lebanese Shia Contemporary Thought: The Writings of Ayatollahs Fadlallah and Shams al-Din Rola el-Husseini n the decade following the Taif Agreement (1989), which...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1986) 6 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 May 1986
...: The Calcutta Experience . Center for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta. (Mimeograph). Bardhan , K. ( 1984 ). “Work Patterns and Social Differentiation Rural Women of West Bengal,’ in Binswanger & Rosenzweig (ed.): Contractual Arrangements. Employment and Wages In Rural Labor Markets in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2012) 32 (2): 429–436.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Sondra Hale Using field data from Eritrea and Sudan, Hale’s essay interprets women’s political memory work in contemporary conflict situations as forms of resistance. Few approaches are more epistemologically generative in analyzing conflict than the politics of memory in which, by recounting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2011) 31 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., discordant interpretations of Ottoman history presented in four works by notable Egyptian historians: `Abd al-Rahman al-Jabarti (ca. 1824), `Ali Pasha Mubarak (ca. 1889); Muhammad Farid (ca. 1912); and `Umar al-Iskandari and Salim Hasan (ca. 1919). The article investigates how the defeated Mamluk sultanate...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2008) 28 (2): 260–272.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Faridullah Bezhan © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Women’s Causes in Spozhmai Zaryab’s Narrative Works Faridullah Bezhan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1981) 1 (1): 2–9.
Published: 01 May 1981
...Cynthia Holton 1981 ∗ Cynthia Holton is a graduate student in Indian History at U.C.L.A. and the paper is based on interviews she conducted while on field research in India SAVITRI: Portrait of a Bombay Working Class Woma n...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 1983) 3 (1): 70–78.
Published: 01 May 1983
...: Monthly Review Press (First published: 1970). Waite , Gloria 1982 “East Indians and National Politics in the Caribbean”, South Asia Bulletin vol. II , no. 2 . Review Essay: History Of The Guyanese Working People...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1985) 5 (2): 14–24.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Barbara R. Joshi Copyright 1985: Regents of University of California 1985 SOUTH ASIA BULLEIIN, Vol. V No. 2, Fall 1985. INDIA AND THE BACKDOOR EMERGENCY: Exploring the Recent Works of Some Indian Critics Barbara R...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 256–262.
Published: 01 August 2016
... contested and that the interregnum is drawing to a close as something genuinely new is trying to be born. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 decolonial difference South Africa transition References Adorno Theodor W. “The Meaning of Working through the Past.” In Critical Models...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2018) 38 (3): 540–556.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Aniket Aga; Chitrangada Choudhury This article explores how transparency laws reconfigure work practices and relations within the bureaucracy, and between bureaucrats and citizens. In a bureaucratic setup where a culture of secrecy looms large, India’s Right to Information (RTI) Act (2005...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1993) 13 (1_and_2): 152–172.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Vinay Bahl © 1993: South Asia Bulletin 1993 South Asiu Bulletin, Vol. XI11 Nos. 1 & 2 (1993). Class Consciousness and Primordial Values in the Shaping of the Indian Working Class Vinay Bahl There has been a major shift in Indian historiog- process of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2008) 28 (3): 428–442.
Published: 01 December 2008
... Iraqi national historiography, their works reveal the existence of Eastern forms of Iraqi national identity that emphasize the connections among Iraqi, Indian, and Turkish nationalism(s). Such works also complicate our periodization of Iraqi history. Whereas scholars agree that after the end of World...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1995) 15 (2): 64–71.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Pieter C. van Duin © 1995: South Asia Bulletin 1995 “Workers of All Colours Unite South African Communism, the White Working Class, and the Ideology of Proletarian Non-Racialism, 191 7-1943...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1995) 15 (2): 72–88.
Published: 01 August 1995
...David Johnson © 1995: South Asia Bulletin 1995 Urban Labor, World War II, and the Revolt of the Working People in Colonial Zimbabwe (Southern Rhodesia) David Johnson In times of war ruling classes the world over...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2010) 30 (3): 533–546.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Pardis Mahdavi Around the world today, we are experiencing what scholars call a “feminization of migration,” which coincides with a global panic about human trafficking and distorts the messy realities of forced labor, migration, and sex work. In the Middle East, Dubayy has become the center for...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2014) 34 (3): 610–617.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Jonathan Hyslop Hyslop’s article criticizes Julian Go’s approach to the historical analysis of empires. It views his work as an example of comparative historical sociology and contrasts it with the methods of transnational historians. While both schools constitute valid research directions, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 37–48.
Published: 01 May 2019
... strategies, arrangements, and understandings to claim, gain, and explain access to housing in the project, often in collaboration with state officials. Although the application of Chatterjee's work to Angola opens up useful avenues for comparative analysis, it also shows the particularities of the workings...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2009) 29 (2): 322–333.
Published: 01 August 2009
... case, memoirs—both works still raise the valid and universal question in this field: how much of the true self is disguised by the subject, the “I” in each memoir? By drawing on the issues of truth, selectivity, memory, and subjectivity, I argue that “the true self” is disguised by the subject more in...