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Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372929-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7292-9
... Chapter 4 focuses on one largely overlooked point of convergence between anti-Islam feminist, nationalist, and neoliberal politics: namely, the policies pertaining to non-western migrant women’s “economic” integration. The chapter begins by showing that the demand that these women participate in...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372929-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7292-9
... France; and the Northern League in Italy—have increasingly resorted to a rhetoric of gender equality in order to advance their anti-Islam/anti-immigration political agenda. This chapter also traces the participation of several prominent feminist intellectuals and politicians, women’s organizations, and...
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007586-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0758-6
... Islamist militant anti- imperialist forces, theoretically Arab- Islamic, and normatively attached to an overcoming of the permanent civil wars produced by the logics of subjuga- tion. Charara s impossible position will be at odds with the anti- imperialism of diasporic thinkers, like Edward Said, who...
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By Andrea Smith
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
..., 232 35; and feminism, 259; and Islam, 234 35 heteropatriarchy: and critical ethnic studies, 3 Hiebert, Paul, 44 Higgins, Michelle, 274 Hilliard, Clarence, 98 Hinduism, 126 27 Hindus, 104 Hinn, Benny, 161, 163, 166 hip- hop church, 47 homeschooling: and desegregation, 14 Horowitz, Michael, 128 29...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-031
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
..., evil, ugly, and anti- Semitic among other racist, gendered remarks such as those quoted above. Anthropologists have always risked harassment when they write critically about racism, sexism, and state power, but such attacks have increased with the advent of the internet. The infamy of outlets such...
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
...- women, anti free thought, and anti art and science (S. Strang, 2004, 54). World explains that 256 | CH A P T ER 8 the primary emphasis within Islam is on subjugating the enemy whether a foreign power or your own wife (J. Belz, 2008g, 6). Consequently, evangel- ical literature is replete with...
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By Fadi A. Bardawil
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007586-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0758-6
... against the Left: The Anti- Totalitarian Moment of the 1970s, by Michael Scott Christofferson. New Left Review 41 (2006): 139 45. El Shakry, Omnia. The Arabic Freud: Psychoanalysis and Islam in Modern Egypt. Prince- ton, NJ: Prince ton University Press, 2017. El Shakry, Omnia. History without Documents...
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By Neetu Khanna
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009238-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0923-8
..., 19, 21, 33, 86 87; anti- colonialism of, 94, 99, 102; The Crooked Line by, 92, 98 105, 107, 153n11; feminism of, 20 22, 99, 107 8; masculinity and, 28; obscenity and, 33, 93 94, 98, 106; poetics of, 94, 106, 108; The Quilt by, 92 98, 102, 104 5, 157n8 colonial affect, 5 7, 11, 18, 27 colonial...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
... women s movement in Iran is valuable and so is Ms. Kar s [contribution].42 Now, haaj khanoom s work is the Islamic feminism and Ms. Nooshin s is the secular version.43 . . . It is useless to compare Nooshin Ahmadi Khorasani and haaj khanoom and to put value [on one or the other]. In the peculiar Ira...
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By Sima Shakhsari
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
..., 1, 7, 48, 104, 198 Iraq, 8, 24 25, 44, 67 68, 86, 162, 173, 182, 204 Islam, 60, 65, 67 68, 77 78, 91, 132; Islamic feminism, 90 91, 93, 148, 187; Islamic sexuality, 201; Islamic state, 48, 51, 56, 61, 63, 72 73, 77, 81, 88 89, 153, 161; Islamic terrorism, 15, 143, 202; Islamophobia, 2, 61, 67, 109...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
... live outside of Iran. This self- characterization might be a result of the ambivalence toward living in Iran under an Islamic state or a strategy of survival in the face of anti- Iranian racism in the United States. Some reactionary Ira nian ex- iles, especially royalists, mek (Mojahedeen- e Khalq...
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By Karen Strassler
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005544-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0554-4
... similar image of an Islamic womens antiporn protest see plate 18). The image caption reads, Anti-Porno: Hundreds of members of the Women Saviors of the Generation Column (Bestari) yesterday held a demonstration against pornography in front of the office of the Ministry of Women s Affairs, West Freedom...
Published: 19 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384830-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8483-0
... Infanticide: Social Mobilisation in Dharmapuri, 1997 99 Economic and Political Weekly, 2 De- cember: 4345 48. Atwood, Margaret. 1986. Handmaid s Tale. London: Jonathan Cape. Autism Network. 1998. Legal Advocacy Workshops. NETWORK 5, 1. Badran, Margot, ed. 1994. Feminists, Islam, and the Nation; Gender and the...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... respect for Islamic and family values, wanting to use tlleir educa• tion and skills in employment outside the honle. Fewer and fewer Saudi women are today wholly content with the traditional role of their mothers as homemakers and rearers of children. Feminism in Saudi Arabia has not reached the point...
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007388-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0738-8
... happens . . . #bringbackourgirls 48 Here we see how the idea of the control of females by radical Islamic men is made real through the sentimental plea for freedom from sexual violence. With sexual freedoms at the backdrop of women s rights to life and education, the social grammar of anti- impunity...
Published: 10 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0758-6
... PART II. TIMES OF THE SOCIO- CULTURAL The war was a total social fact as much as it was a political one, and may be more so. Waddah Charara The passage to Islam was a putting into practice of Maoist principles. I went into Islam, like some go to the factory. But here in Lebanon, no one goes...
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
... of anti- Bush letters as well as critiques of Charisma s one- sided sup- port of the Republican Party (Letters, 2004c): You have turned Charisma into a political mouthpiece. Did you give Jimmy Carter the same write- up as you did Bush? Bush is just another politician who puts re- election above all...
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By Fadi A. Bardawil
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007586-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0758-6
... (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010), 16. 5. Edward Said, Culture and Imperialism (New York: Vintage, 1993). 6. I engage the failures of the metropolitan anti- imperialist Left in Forsaking the Syrian Revolution: An Anti- Imperialist Handbook, al- Jumhuriya, December 22, 2016, https www...
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By Sima Shakhsari
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
... examines the production of a gendered Islamic subject by tracing the history of subject formation in Ira nian modernity. She covers four histori- cal periods: nineteenth- and twentieth- century civilizational imperialism, the period between Reza Khan s coup d etat (1921) and the nationalization of oil and...
Published: 24 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
... feelings that frame personal feelings as mutually unintelligible. And, if personal feelings are unintel- ligible, then the individuals holding them are similarly unrecognizable in nuanced or even human ways. In the United States, public repre sen ta tions of Islam currently position it as singular and...