Bayat's essay examines the divide between area studies and the social science disciplines. A truly productive engagement with and critical reflection on the social sciences, Bayat argues, is possible only by intimate area knowledge, wide perspectives, a comparative lens, and a search for meaningful knowledge directed at human emancipation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2013|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Political Science and International Relations