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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Ruchi Chaturvedi Abstract This essay revolves around different types of violence witnessed in political society and their relationship to the democratic form that many postcolonial states have inherited. It especially draws on studies of popular protests, negrophobic and xenophobic violence against...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 293–306.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Neville Hoad This essay analyzes Lauren Beukes's 2010 novel, Zoo City , as a complicated set of allegories of environmental disaster, HIV/AIDS, xenophobic violence, and contemporary African identity. It argues that Zoo City , as a speculative fiction of sorts, is deeply informed by South African...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 227–228.
Published: 01 August 2016
... shifts our focus to an urban context and analyzes Lauren Beukes’s dystopian speculative fiction novel Zoo City and its allegories of environmental disaster, HIV/AIDS, xenophobic violence, and belonging. Clare Counihan’s interview with artist Nomusa Makhubu reflects on the role of the artist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 102–115.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Beverly M. Weber Fereshta Ludin’s struggle to be appointed as a public school teacher while wearing a hijab received massive media attention in Germany, while the xenophobically motivated murder of Marwa el-Sherbini, who was eventually dubbed the “ hijab martyr” internationally, elicited muted...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (3): 420–426.
Published: 01 December 2017
... intensified.3 Cape Town has become renowned more recently for its inhospitableness toward African foreigners.4 The growth of xenophobia in South Africa since the 1990s, and its spectacular expression as urban violence in May 2008 in particular, directed this household s trajectory significantly.5 Despite...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (3): 413–421.
Published: 01 December 2021
... also taken on disturbing global resonance and relevance. Perpetrators of xenophobic massacres in the United States and New Zealand directly cited this distinct French strain of fears in their “manifestos.” The assailant of the Christchurch mosque notably claimed that time spent in France radicalized...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 621–632.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., “Secularism and Its Discontents,” Violence in Contemporary India (Seattle: University Ethnic and Racial Studies 20 (1997): 325 – 44. See p. 327 in Secularism and Its Critics, ed. Rajiv Bhargava (New of Washington Press, 2003); Anthony D. Smith, “To- for this particular quote. Delhi: Oxford University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., emancipation and subsequent placencies of theory; his contribution is based South Africa assimilation brought with them increased acts on the keynote address he delivered at that con- East of violence against Jews in Germany during the ference. Several of the other...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2006) 26 (3): 341–346.
Published: 01 December 2006
... world today. the around Islam of name the in Muslims by committed violence onthe playing Prophet—several the of cartoons twelve response in received and Muhammad of fordepictions asking artists forty Denmark, in newspaper largest the speech—and free to athreat...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 88–91.
Published: 01 August 1988
...- In South Asia one of the most discussed topics among ceive, the sexism in the media and the textbooks, violence intellectuals and activists in recent decades has been the against women both in the home and at the place of work “failure” of the Left to capture state power, and the and exposing...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 206–220.
Published: 01 May 2022
... to the rising drumbeat of xenophobic reactions against those seeking protection. The European Commission's decision to adopt the “hot spot approach” in constructing refugee centers on various Greek islands (especially Leros) thus served to reanimate a tragic history of governing people in need of care...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 307–319.
Published: 01 August 2016
... on Contemporary Art and Criticism 27 , no. 3 ( 2013 ): 415 – 18 . ———. “Violence and the Cultural Logics of Pain: Representations of Sexuality in the Work of Nicholas Hlobo and Zanele Muholi.” Critical Arts: South-North Cultural and Media Studies 26 , no. 4 ( 2012 ): 504 – 24 . Malatjie...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 14–20.
Published: 01 May 2010
... not to re- Migrants’ nongovernmental organizations turn is justified by certain factors such as citizen- (NGO) and working groups on migration high- ship, better future prospects in the host country, light the xenophobic attitudes toward migrants...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 435–454.
Published: 01 December 2016
... language, ethnic- nally, I argue that even within the realm of nation- ity, and religion were assumed to be consistent and alism, the picture of nationalists clinging solely grounded within the geography of the nation-­state. to xenophobic visions of the past may obfuscate As such, Indian nationalists...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 263–274.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Mmatshilo . The Kanga and the Kangaroo Court: Reflections on the Rape Trial of Jacob Zuma . Cape Town : Jacana , 2007 . Posel Deborah . “The Scandal of Manhood: ‘Baby Rape’ and the Politicization of Sexual Violence in Post-Apartheid South Africa.” Culture, Health, and Sexuality 7...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 8–23.
Published: 01 May 2019
... “Asian presence” among indigenous Ugandans: culturalist and Orientalist explanations for violence against women, excoriating anti-Asian sentiment, and nativist/xenophobic sentiments against foreign presence in general. 40 Do these moments of racial and gendered tensions, emergent political...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 May 1995
...- without violence. Its prototypes are the ethno- guage should make it possible to combine in a mu- nationalist movements of central and Eastern tually enriching manner the advantages of positivist Europe and of the former Soviet Union. In the and Marxist procedures. It also gets us away from...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 372–380.
Published: 01 August 2011
... the continued useful- northern and southern Yemen as well as from ness of the term through the rise of xenophobic   their twentieth-­century successor states. More- politics, anti-­Arab and Islamophobic pressures, of over, these different...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 175–186.
Published: 01 May 2004
... of exter- “Operation Infinite Justice”) was a disservice to ra- nally manipulated violence and instability, as well as tional public opinion. On some occasions, the relig- anti-Arab, anti-Muslim racism. ious rhetoric of George W. Bush reminded his op- The war against the Al-Qaeda...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 237–253.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of Iranians living under deadly sanctions in Iran and Black people living under the deadly violence of racism in the United States. In this essay, I take a relational (and not a cultural relativist) approach by engaging with the analyses of virality and the virus to highlight the dearth of engagement...
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