Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East

Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East
Volume 25, Number 3, 2005

CONTENTS

Contentions

Central Asia and Its Neighbors
Kyle Evered, Guest Editor

    Rouland, Michael.
  • Creating a Cultural Nation: Aleksandr Zataevich in Kazakhstan
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    Subject Headings:
    • Zataevich, Aleksandr Viktorovich, 1869-1936 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Music -- Political aspects -- Kazakhstan.
    • Nationalism in music.
    McGlinchey, Eric Max, 1973-
  • The Making of Militants: The State and Islam in Central Asia
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    Subject Headings:
    • Radicalism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
    • Radicalism -- Asia, Central.
    • Islam and state -- Asia, Central.
    • Islam and politics -- Asia, Central.
    Liczek, Irina.
  • Cultural Parameters of Gender Policymaking in Contemporary Turkmenistan
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    Subject Headings:
    • Women -- Government policy -- Turkmenistan.
    • Women' rights -- Turkmenistan.
    • Women -- Turkmenistan -- Social conditions.
    Upton, Caroline.
  • Institutions in a Pastoral Society: Processes of Formation and Transformation in Postsocialist Mongolia
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    Subject Headings:
    • Pastoral systems -- Mongolia.
    • Mongolia -- Social conditions.
    • Mongolia -- Economic conditions.

Variorum

    Green, Nile.
  • Making a "Muslim" Saint: Writing Customary Religion in an Indian Princely State
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    Subject Headings:
    • Islamic literature, Persian -- India -- History and criticism.
    • Saints in literature.
    Talattof, Kamran.
  • Comrade Akbar: Islam, Marxism, and Modernity
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hashimi Rafsanjani, Ali Akbar.
    • Socialism and Islam -- Iran -- History -- 1979-1997.
    • Islamic modernism -- Iran -- History -- 1979-1997.
    • Islamic fundamentalism -- Iran -- History -- 1979-1997.
    • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997.
    Vahdat, Farzin.
  • Religious Modernity in Iran: Dilemmas of Islamic Democracy in the Discourse of Mohammad Khatami
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    Subject Headings:
    • Khatami, Muhammad.
    • Democracy -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
    • Democracy -- Iran.
    • Islamic modernism -- Iran.
    • Iran -- Politics and government -- 1997-
    Kaplan, Sam.
  • "Religious Nationalism": A Textbook Case from Turkey
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    Subject Headings:
    • Nationalism -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
    • Nationalism and education -- Turkey -- History -- 20th century.
    • Islamic education -- Aims and objectives -- Turkey -- History -- 20th century.
    • Islamic education -- Curricula -- Turkey -- History -- 20th century.
    Leonard, Karen Isaksen, 1939-
  • South Asians in the Indian Ocean World: Language, Policing, and Gender Practices in Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates
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    Subject Headings:
    • South Asians -- Kuwait -- Social conditions.
    • South Asians -- United Arab Emirates -- Social conditions.
    • Kuwait -- Languages.
    • United Arab Emirates -- Languages.
    • Sex role -- Kuwait.
    • Sex role -- United Arab Emirates.

Book Reviews

    Elverskog, Johan.
  • The Mongols at China's Edge: History and the Politics of National Unity (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bulag, Uradyn Erden. Mongols at China's edge: history and the politics of national unity.
    • Inner Mongolia (China) -- Politics and government.
    Watt, Carey Anthony.
  • Modern South Asia: History, Culture, Political Economy (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bose, Sugata. Modern South Asia: history, culture, political economy.
    • Jalal, Ayesha.
    • South Asia -- History.
    Bandyopadhyay, Kausik.
  • Twenty-Two Yards to Freedom: A Social History of Indian Cricket (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Majumdar, Boria, 1976- Twenty-two yards to freedom: a social history of Indian cricket.
    • Cricket -- India -- History.
    Heitzman, James, 1950-
  • Urban Informality: Transnational Perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Roy, Ananya, ed. Urban informality: transnational perspectives from the Middle East, Latin America, and South Asia.
    • AlSayyad, Nezar, ed.
    • Urbanization -- Economic aspects.
    Hazbun, Waleed.
  • Globalization and Terrorism: The Migration of Dreams and Nightmares (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Nassar, Jamal R. (Jamal Raji) Globalization and terrorism: the migration of dreams and nightmares.
    • Terrorism.
    Bahri, Deepika, 1962-
  • In the Beginning Is Desire: Tracing Kali's Footprints in Indian Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Saxena, Neela Bhattacharya. In the beginning is desire: tracing Kali's footprints in Indian literature.
    • Kali (Hindu deity)

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