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Introduction: Shaping the “New Man” in South Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Practices between Hope and Anxiety (1940s–1960s)
Dieses Heft untersucht die sozialen Praktiken zur Schaffung des „Neuen Menschen“ von den 1940er bis zu den 1960er Jahren anhand von funf Fallstudien aus Sudasien, Afrika und dem Nahen Osten. EntgegenExpand
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The temporal politics of big dams in Africa, the Middle East, and Asia: by way of an introduction
Since the first connection of electric generators to dams, pioneered on sites in England and the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century, dams have steadily increased in size andExpand
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Working with “Translocality”: Conceptual Implications and Analytical Consequences
The term translocality evolved during the mid-1990s in discussions about the social production of place and space. It goes beyond geographical notions and questions cultures as closed entities boundExpand
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The World in World Wars
The volume contributes to the growing field of research on the global social history of the World Wars. Focusing on social and cultural aspects, it discusses the broader implications of the wars forExpand
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Correcting Their Perspective: Out-Of-Area Deployment And The Swahili Military Press In World War II
This chapter provides insights into the reading material for the askaris, and also shows how they perceived their role during the war and in the East African post-war societies. While the lectures toExpand
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