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Between prescription and proscription: Adoption, kafala, and abandoned children in Morocco
Conventional interpretations agree that Islamic jurisprudence officially prohibits adoption. Anthropologists have thus tended to presume that adoption does not exist in the Muslim world. This dissertation explores a ...
Writing "Bhopal": Rhetorical perspectives on India, environmentalism and the politics of disaster
This dissertation explores the ways contemporary environmental politics in India combine older Leftist agendas with important new critiques of the role of science and technology in societal development. The primary case ...