restricted access   Volume 26, Number 1, 2006

Table of Contents

From: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East

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Guest Editor: Ali Mirsepassi

New Geographies of Modernity

pp. 1-15

Beyond the Boundaries of the Old Geographies: Natives, Citizens, Exiles, and Cosmopolitans

Introduction: Globalization and Place

pp. 16-21

In the Eye of the Storm: Islamic Societies and Muslim Women in Globalization Discourses

pp. 22-35

Civil Society and the Predicament of Multiple Publics

pp. 36-50

Toward a Normative and Institutional Framework for Cosmopolitan Justice

pp. 51-62

Globalization and Inequality: A Plea for Cosmopolitan Justice

pp. 63-74

Postcolonial Memoirs: A Dialogue Between Two Writers

Introduction: The Postcolonial Memoirs as a Work of Memory

pp. 75-78

A Border Passage: From Cairo to America -- a Woman's Journey

pp. 79-82

On Borrowed Words: A Memoir of Language

pp. 83-86

Critical Comments

pp. 87-90

Exchange with Audience

pp. 91-95


Epic and Exile: Comparative Reflections on the Biography of the Prophet Muhammad, Virgil's Aeneid, and Valmiki's Ramayana

pp. 96-104

Investing by Women or Investing in Women? Merchandise, Money, and Marriage and the Formation of a Prenational Bourgeoisie in Damascus

pp. 105-120

The Conduct of Citizenship in the Case of Turkey's Jewish Minority: Legal Status, Identity, and Civic Virtue Aspects

pp. 121-133

Publicly Intimate Online: Iranian Web Logs in Southern California

pp. 134-145

Book Reviews

Shattering the Stereotypes: Muslim Women Speak Out (review)

pp. 146-147

International Education Systems and Contemporary Education Reforms (review)

pp. 148-149

Child Labor in Sub-Saharan Africa (review)

pp. 149-151

"Sicques, Tigers, or Thieves": Eyewitness Accounts of the Sikhs (1606-1809) (review)

pp. 151-152

Measuring Democracy and Human Rights in Southern Africa (review)

pp. 153-154

The Case for Palestine: An International Law Perspective (review)

pp. 154-155

For the City Yet to Come: Changing African Life in Four Cities (review)

pp. 155-157

Raja Nal and the Goddess: The North Indian Epic Dhola in Performance (review)

pp. 157-159



pp. 160-161