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Unity and Division in Africa and France, 1958–1959

Frederick Cooper

in Citizenship between Empire and Nation: Remaking France and French Africa, 1945-1960

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161310
eISBN:
9781400850280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161310.003.0008
Subject:
History, African History

This chapter looks at the unity and division in Africa and France in the years 1958–1959. All the territories of French West and Equatorial Africa, with the exception of Guinea, were by late 1958 ... More


The New American Servitude: Political Belonging among African Immigrant Home Care Workers

Caiti Coe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479831012
eISBN:
9781479850921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479831012.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

In our contemporary period of human mobility and global capitalism, political identifications are being configured in multiple sites beyond the nation-state. The book’s theoretical innovation is to ... More


Introduction

Cati Coe

in The New American Servitude: Political Belonging among African Immigrant Home Care Workers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479831012
eISBN:
9781479850921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479831012.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

The introduction begins with a vignette of a conflict in caregiving, tracing out the backgrounds of the patient and the care worker and their reflections about this conflict. The remainder of ... More


Between War and Refuge in Jammu and Kashmir: Displacement, Borders, and the Boundaries of Political Belonging

Cabeiri deBergh Robinson

in Body of Victim, Body of Warrior: Refugee Families and the Making of Kashmiri Jihadists

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520274204
eISBN:
9780520954540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520274204.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the apparent paradox of the collective identification of the Kashmiri refugee: that the very existence of the Kashmiri refugee as a politico-legal and sociocultural identity ... More


Arab Patriotism: The Ideology and Culture of Power in Late Ottoman Egypt

Adam Mestyan

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691172644
eISBN:
9781400885312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172644.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book presents the essential backstory to the formation of the modern nation-state and mass nationalism in the Middle East. While standard histories claim that the roots of Arab nationalism ... More


Protective Migration and Armed Struggle: Political Violence and the Limits of Victimization in Islam

Cabeiri deBergh Robinson

in Body of Victim, Body of Warrior: Refugee Families and the Making of Kashmiri Jihadists

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520274204
eISBN:
9780520954540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520274204.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines competing ideas about what it means to be a refugee in the Kashmir region. Drawing on life-history narratives of individuals who have been forcibly displaced because of ... More


World-Class Detritus: The Sense of Unbelonging

D. Asher Ghertner

in Rule By Aesthetics: World-Class City Making in Delhi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199385560
eISBN:
9780190263324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199385560.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Chapter 5 examines the experiences through which large-scale state violence was greeted with nonconfrontational responses in a single slum. It traces how slum residents, denied legal redress through ... More


Conclusion: Everything Old is New Again

Sally Howell

in Old Islam in Detroit: Rediscovering the Muslim American Past

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199372003
eISBN:
9780199389285
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372003.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The conclusion draws parallels between the early 1980s and the post-9/11 period, when the possibility of reimaging Muslim American history has become urgent and necessary once more. It suggests that ... More


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