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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 87–106.
Published: 01 March 2017
... these new practices as being critical of and grounded in Egypt’s contemporary life, whose visual representation has a clear antagonism of the government’s propagandist version of official popular culture. (Binder and Haupt 2005 ) The 1990s generation infiltrated other arenas of creative...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 59–85.
Published: 01 July 2010
... trajectories help inform ambiguities and assumptions about contemporary women’s activism. SUNNY DALY  59 YOUNG WOMEN AS ACTIVISTS IN CONTEMPORARY EGYPT: Anxiety, Leadership, and the Next Generation...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 376–394.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Secrets of Pickpockets and What Is Done to Fight Them). Cairo : Matbaʿat Misr . Brown Nathan . 1990 . “ Brigands and State Building: The Invention of Banditry in Modern Egypt .” Comparative Studies in Society and History 32 , no. 2 : 258 – 81 . Cairo Police . 1932 . Annual Report...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 82–104.
Published: 01 March 2014
... government in Sudan in the 1990s to shape society’s notion of the ideal Muslim woman. This essay looks at Hale’s work on women’s citizenship in Sudan to examine the constitution of this notion and how it shapes women’s citizenship in post-Arab Spring Egypt. My aims are to explore the various conflicting...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 1–45.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Population Council, and 4  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES 6:1 UNICEF, and massive aid from European governments and the US as part of the “peace” dividend. Th e traffi c in women’s rights was intensifi ed with Egypt’s participation in international conferences in the mid-1990s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 264–282.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Alexandra Parrs Abstract This article reflects on gender relations among Egyptian Dom/Ghagar. It is based on an examination of the representations of Dom women by European Orientalists in Egyptian movies, Egyptian media, and ethnographic research among Dom communities in Egypt, particularly...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 137–139.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Frances S. Hasso Khul‘ Divorce in Egypt: Public Debates, Judicial Practices, and Everyday Life , Sonneveld Nadia . Cairo; New York : The American University in Cairo Press , 2012 . 229 pages. ISBN: 978-977-416-484-12 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 96–101.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Kavita Philip The Great Social Laboratory: Subjects of Knowledge in Colonial and Postcolonial Egypt , Shakry Omnia El . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2007 . Pp. xii, 328 . ISBN 978-0-8047-5567-2 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2009...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 137–146.
Published: 01 March 2021
... popular culture and gender norms and identities is one of the subjects addressed in Politics and Popular Culture in Egypt: Contested Narratives of the 25 January 2011 Revolution and Its Aftermath , a three-and-a-half-year research project that, between June 2016 and January 2020, explored popular culture...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 154–167.
Published: 01 March 2017
... or state protection (De Welde 2003 , 256; McCaughey 1997 , 37). In public places, this gendered socialization often translates into heightened fear of rape and anxiety (Gardner 1990 , 311; McDaniel 1993 , 44; Riger and Gordon 1981 , 71). Several studies of sexual harassment in Egypt reveal that...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 126–128.
Published: 01 November 2014
... to acknowledge the January 25 revolution in Egypt which took place on Tahrir (freedom) Square and the acknowledgement of the role of the new generations in the Arab world. The author puts forward the key role of Arab writers of the modern period on these revolutionary movements...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2006
...-governmental organizations as mere extensions of the governmental bureaucracy, but without pay” (1996:21). In the early 1990s, a study found only about forty percent of Egypt’s NGOs to be “active and effective” (Ibn Khaldun Center 1993). Yet he demonstrates that Egyptian men and women create...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 28–53.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the 1980s and 1990s, female workers at the Egypt Spinning and Weaving Company have taken part in strikes alongside their male colleagues. In September 1988, the factory complex went on strike after the Egyptian president announced that the back-to-school allowance for families at...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 31–57.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Beth Baron This article looks at the origins of the family planning program in Egypt as a case study in the history of relations between the emerging community of international donors, state officials, and local actors in the postwar period. The paper suggests that Americans and Egyptians were not...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 1–27.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Diane Singerman Uprisings are complex, rare phenomenon, and this article suggests that the shared regional diffusion of protest in the Arab Spring was lubricated by the economic inequalities of neoliberalism. Young people in Egypt and the larger Middle East have been disproportionately...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Sonali Pahwa Abstract In 2014, amid anti-Islamist sentiment in Egypt, the athlete Manal Rostom founded a Facebook group to support hijabis. Intended as a space of internal discussion and solidarity, it grew into one of Facebook’s largest groups worldwide. Analyzing posts on this forum and its...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 107–134.
Published: 01 July 2014
... attached to important restrictions and foreclosures. The article conceptually and theoretically expands on my research on family law projects in Egypt and the United Arab Emirates in Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East (Stanford University Press, 2011). Its title is inspired...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 166–180.
Published: 01 July 2016
...: A Special Issue .” Critical Inquiry 24 , no. 2 : 281 – 88 . Bier Laura . 2011 . Revolutionary Womanhood: Feminisms, Modernity, and the State in Nasser’s Egypt . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . Carlier Omar . 1990 . “ Le café maure: Sociabilité masculine et...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 19–40.
Published: 01 March 2020
... occurrences, such as Egypt’s peace treaty with Israel, are told through small, silent moments. In the words of the director: The general state of the country is always expressed through the characters. One of my favorite episodes is the one where President Anwar El-Sadat visits Jerusalem and Zaat’s father...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the figure of Islam. Living in Egypt, an unlikely place of exile for a Moroccan, Leftah would have been pondering questions of identity. As Stuart Hall ( 1990 , 222) argues, “Practices of representation always implicate the positions from which we speak or write.” Moreover, one produces cultural...