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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Neha Vora Women in Civil Society: The State, Islamism, and Networks in the UAE , Krause Wanda . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2008 . Pp. vii, 264 . ISBN 0-230-60956-3 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 122–126.
Published: 01 March 2006
...S. Margot Finn 122  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES BOOK REVIEWS  Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures I: Methodologies, Paradigms and Sources Edited by Suad Joseph et al. Leiden: Brill...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 121–128.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Amina Jamal Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject , Mahmood Saba . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2004 . Pp. xvi, 233 . ISBN 9780691086958 . An Enchanted Modern: Gender and Public Piety in Shi‘i Lebanon , Deeb Lara . Princeton...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 111–113.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Laura Bier Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013 BOOK REVIEWS  mn  111 An Islam of Her Own: Reconsidering Religion and Secularism in Women’s Islamic Movements Sherine Hafez. New York; London: New...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 124–128.
Published: 01 March 2018
... including the gender-specific experiences of women in war and conflict in the Middle East. I apply cooke’s insights in this and other works to the distinctive positioning and experiences of Muslim women in the current US culture war against Islam and its compatibility with citizenship and belonging. On this...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 March 2007
.... Nadje Al-Ali, Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter, UK In the midst of a flurry of publications on Iraq by journalists, politicians, diplomats, and academics, Hadani Ditmars’ work undoubtedly stands out. Her book is not only engaging, interesting, original, and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 161–163.
Published: 01 July 2014
... dialogue about Gulf histories and the contributions of women to them. Islamic Feminism in Kuwait: The Politics and Paradoxes Alessandra L. González. New York: Palgrave, 2013. 254 pages. ISBN 978-1-137-30473-5. Reviewed by Jane...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Erin E. Stiles The book is a thought-provoking read for those interested in Islamic legal reasoning and for scholars of other legal traditions. Its most important contributions are the model Sadeghi proposes for understanding legal reasoning and his argument that such reasoning preserved...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (1): 6–28.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Century Scholar. She publishes widely on secular and Islamic feminisms in the Middle East and Islamic world with works appearing in several languages including Arabic. Among her books are Feminists, Islam and Nation: Gender and the Making of Modern Egypt and Opening the Gates: An Arab Feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 127–130.
Published: 01 November 2005
... of Shirin’s signifi cance as a literary character, Shirin: Christian-Queen-Myth of Love is a carefully researched overview of the primary source material. Islam and Social Policy Stephen P. Heyneman, ed. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2004. 218 pp. Asma...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 102–104.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Louise Halper Women’s Rights and Islamic Family Law: Perspectives on Reform , Welchman Lynn , ed. London & New York : Zed Books Ltd , 2004 . 300 pp. $26.95 Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 102  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 87–108.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Islamic dimensions overlooks significant shifts in state power from prohibition to production. I explore how the Islamic Republic of Iran, which thirty years ago considered women’s outdoor exercise a problem, or even un-Islamic, now promotes it as a solution to women’s health problems. Nazanin...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 143–165.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Sertaç Sehlikoglu Abstract Women’s control of their bodily movements, especially in the Islamicate contexts of the Middle East, constitutes a multilayered process of building privacy, heterosexuality, and intimacy. Physical exercise, however, with the extensive body movements it requires...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 1–24.
Published: 01 July 2005
..., and geography in Iranian nationalism. She is currently completing two academic projects. The first, “Unveiling Women’s Lives: Science, Sexuality, and Religion in Modern,” documents the social and cultural history of Iranian women from the late nineteenth century until the establishment of the Islamic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 128–131.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Anna M. Gade Women Shaping Islam: Indonesian Women Reading the Qur’an , Doorn-Harder Pieternella van . Urbana : University of Illinois Press , 2006 . Pp. 324. ISBN 9780252073175 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 128  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 134–136.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Laury Silvers Sexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence , Ali Kecia . Oxford : Oneworld Publications , 2006 . Pp. xxviii, 217 . ISBN 9781851684564 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 134  JOURNAL OF...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (3): 91–117.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Carla Jones The recent and highly visible rise of Islamic consumer culture in contemporary urban Indonesia is a source of both pleasure and anxiety for many Indonesians, figuring in debates about the appeal of a new piety there in the past decade. At the center of these debates is the image of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (3): 118–148.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Banu Gökarıksel; Anna Secor Since the 1980s, fashionable Islamic dress for women, or tesettür, has become a growing segment of the textile industry in Turkey, yet its meaning and practice remain hotly contested. Through an analysis of the representation of these styles in company catalogs and of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 120–122.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Serdar Kaya Velvet Jihad: Muslim Women’s Quiet Resistance to Islamic Fundamentalism , Shirazi Faegheh . Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2009 . 288 pages. ISBN 978-0-8130-3354-9 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 120  mn  JOURNAL OF...