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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 3–23.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Peter Drucker Abstract The project of the French Alliance Israélite Universelle (AIU) in Morocco in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries—to win social and political equality for Jews through European enlightenment—was intertwined with the French imperial project. Moroccan Jewish women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 232–234.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Danya Al-Saleh On the Arab-Jew, Palestine, and Other Displacements: Selected Writings . Ella Shohat . London : Pluto , 2017 . xv + 464 pages. isbn 9780745399508 (cloth), 9780745399492 (paper). Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 Ella...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 150–153.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Arbella Bet-Shlimon The Object of Memory: Arab and Jew Narrate the Palestinian Village , Slyomovics Susan . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 1998 . xxv + 294 pp. including appendices, notes, bibliography and index. $19.95 paperback. Copyright © 2005 Association...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 343–362.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., might this signify a desire to problematize Israeli claims to represent all Jews, to reclaim “Jewishness” as closer to “Arabness” than political arguments usually admit? The tragic love story with a historical setting is just one theme in Arab writers’ treatment of Muslim-Jewish amatory relations...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 71–101.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the first world (Jews of European origins) and the third world (Jews of Middle Eastern origins). That is, the social categories in which girls and boys are captured, allowing ethnic and gender discrimination of Mizrahim in Israeli society, are grounded in a European symbolic repertoire that traditionally...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 41–61.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Chelsie May Abstract This article uses the racial divisions encouraged by European Zionism in early-state Israel among European and Middle Eastern Jews as a point of departure to explore racialization and gendering among Iraqi Jewish women during the years 1941–51 from a sociopolitical standpoint...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (1): 24–47.
Published: 01 March 2019
... invisible, enabling reproduction of gender inequality. Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 Israel Orientalism Jews race/ethnicity whiteness 14. There was surprisingly little variation in this finding. No Pole asserted that Israel offered her greater...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 395–415.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Gershom . 2000 . The End of Days: Fundamentalism and the Struggle for the Temple Mount . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Hasson Nir . 2013 . “ One Third of Israeli Jews Want Temple Rebuilt in Jerusalem, Poll Finds .” Haaretz , July 12 . www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-1.535336...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 88–90.
Published: 01 July 2009
..., and the Cinema,” and “Rupture and Return: Zion- ist Discourse and the Study of Arab-Jews.” I particularly enjoyed “‘Lasers for Ladies’: Endo Discourse and the Inscriptions of Science,” where Shohat explores the empowerment of women through collective viewing, in a supportive community setting...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 56–88.
Published: 01 July 2011
... in Palestine in 1882, most came after the Holocaust (Lavie 2007). Official Israeli terminology endows them with the appellation Kehilot Ashkenaz (Ashkenazi communities) (Ducker 2005, Lavie 1992, Shohat 1988).3 Most Mizrahim vehemently reject the identity descriptor “Arab Jews,” desig- nated for them...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 206–208.
Published: 01 July 2020
... such ordinary Jewish women fit into the social order of the tenth- to thirteenth-century Islamic eastern Mediterranean, both as women and as Jews, and how two institutions central to their social order—kinship and law—shaped their lives” (2). Her study contends that a girl’s or woman’s first marriage had...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 March 2011
... girl’s body was dramatically reshaped.12 As in most Jewish communities, Tunisian Jews followed the custom of dowry-giving: The bride’s family offered money and provided their daughter with jewelry and a trousseau to take to her husband’s house. While the father of the bride was responsible...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 July 2016
... and religion and in explaining the state’s grip and the failure of antistate social protest by faithful disenfranchised citizens. Last, Wrapped is among the very few works that tie Israeli colonization and military occupation of Palestine with internal colonization of non-European Jews, intra-Jewish racism...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 377–382.
Published: 01 November 2019
... in the region. So why are Israeli peace supporters incapable of engendering change? What are the mechanisms that block the Israeli Left from taking a louder and more effective stand against the occupation? In Sustaining Conflict Natanel focuses on how the Israeli Left (primarily young, educated Jews...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 138–141.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the West Bank are now edited beyond recognition, with “every word double-checked,” and his very presence in the offi ce elicits unease and suspicion. Feeling increasingly unwelcome among Jews, the narrator imag- ines that life will be better in the Arab village. He wants to be in a place “where...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 45–74.
Published: 01 November 2007
..., and said that it would take thousands of new apartments to accommodate local families for the near future alone, not to mention the next generation. Sigal was visibly upset by Samira’s speech. Sigal: “Why do you talk like that? Do you want to create tension here between Jews...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 72–76.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., “rehabilitated,” productive, and reproductive (117) post-Shoah heteromasculinist Jewish Zionist body: the New Jew, which Puar does not reference but which bolsters her argument. This body finds fullness and capacitation in relation to the debility of the degenerated Eastern, “Oriental” Jew and, more so...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2011
... of Sephardi Jews in the Ottoman Empire: Aspects of Material Culture (Israel Museum, 1990). She also serves as the scientific advisor to the Israel Museum Wing of Jewish Art and Life. Saida Kouzzi is an attorney and has worked with Global Rights’ Mo- rocco program since its creation in 2000...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 90–93.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Women’s Studies 2009 90  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES 5:2 “the Jewish state.” And Jews and non-Jews alike, in various parts of the world (e.g. Muslims and Jews in Spain during the Inquisition, non- Catholics in Central America during the Spanish Conquest), have had...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
... and accessible; her powerful account of passing through the Qalandia checkpoint is a highlight (94). In a compelling narrative Schulman provides an alternative script of exile and home and suggests complex, less dichotomous ways of imagining oneself as a queer, a Jew, and an activist for Palestine. Moreover...