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History of the Present (2023) 13 (1): 71–86.
Published: 01 April 2023
... the pandemic, the essay suggests that the pandemic shone new light on preexisting patronage relations. However, these relations were creatively harnessed by laborers in times of crisis. Accustomed to sanctions regimes that restricted movement even before the pandemic, Yusuf facilitated his release through new...
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History of the Present (2017) 7 (2): 175–196.
Published: 01 October 2017
... in the wider political life ofthe deities, temple economies, and the institution of kingship materialized in the usufruct rights in land and other forms of royal patronage they received.9 In other words, devada­ sis were public women whose ritual arts were dedicated to, and supported by, the reproduction...
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History of the Present (2016) 6 (1): 32–62.
Published: 01 April 2016
... underthe old regime, butto the "genius ofthe mind:'2 Books, which had once circulated as gifts within the old regime system of patronage and had been legally subj ect to the monarch's indulgence, came in this period to represent a form of absolute personal property [plein ou paifait propriete1 , comparable...
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History of the Present (2023) 13 (1): 45–51.
Published: 01 April 2023
... century, worked to harness hajj-related governance and patronage in the service of expanding their influence and power. Whereas Britain became involved in hajj regulation in the 1860s to respond to public health concerns that extended from South and West Asia to Europe, “imperial engagement...
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History of the Present (2023) 13 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2023
... of spirits, and oral histories, as well as the priestesses and their jinn, Moore offers new ways to envision the global and transnational. Nidhi Mahajan’s “Locked up in Lockdown: Patronage in a Time of Pandemic in the Indian Ocean” carries Banerjee’s observations (as it were) to sea. Building on extended...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 193–208.
Published: 01 October 2021
.... These approaches have not entirely disappeared. So, too, must the archives of knowledge, which have enabled European claims to ancient Egyptian civilization and that appear to have contributed to the patronage of the sites of Nubia as worthy of consideration. Yet another story to be considered in relation...
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History of the Present (2013) 3 (1): 57–98.
Published: 01 April 2013
... was the subject of a carefully worded Minute of 1811 by none other than Governor-General Minto, who had presided over the Regulation of 1810. Noting the falling away of patronage by erstwhile Indian "princes, chief­ tains, opulent individuals under the Native Government;' Minto connected it directly...
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History of the Present (2023) 13 (2): 192–218.
Published: 01 October 2023
... to seem as if the Muslims were already a “nation” within certain localized settings, enjoying the patronage/protection of the state. To demonstrate how dramatically this one legislation changed the relationship between the constitutional republic and its Muslim minority publics, the government needed...
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History of the Present (2022) 12 (1): 4–33.
Published: 01 April 2022
... at locations such as Delaford—to secure a patronage spot as the Commissioner of Lands in the Ceded Islands following the assigning of ownership of four Caribbean islands to the British at the 1763 Peace Treaty of Paris. During his tenure in this position, Young prosecuted a genocidal war against the largest...
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