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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 402–408.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Louise Cainkar; Janan Najeeb Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 In 2017–18 the Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition (MMWC) partnered with Marquette University sociologist Louise Cainkar to conduct research on the need for and best practices around...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 265–267.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Sarah Eltantawi Peaceful Families: American Muslim Efforts against Domestic Violence . Juliane Hammer . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2019 . xi + 292 pages. isbn 9780691190877. Copyright © 2021 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2021 Juliane...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Attiya Ahmad Abstract In recent years marriages among Muslims of different ethnonational backgrounds have developed in the Gulf region. While proponents of these “Muslim marriages” depict them as transnational alternatives to ethnonational forms of affinity and belonging, as I discuss...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (2): 321–323.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Alec Balasescu Muslim Fashion: Contemporary Style Cultures . Lewis Reina . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2015 . 400 pages. isbn 9780822359142. Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 Editors’ note: This book won the 2016 AMEWS...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 469–471.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Ban .” Jadaliyya , March 11 . interviews.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/26187/press-release_mesa-joins-as-plaintiff-in-lawsuit-a . Kishi Katayoun . 2016 . “ Anti-Muslim Assaults Reach 9/11-Era Levels, FBI Data Show .” Pew Research Center , November 21 . www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 479–482.
Published: 01 November 2017
... the refugees itself, attempts to find host countries for them. 1. Manus is also the site where Margaret Mead lived and conducted fieldwork for many years. For decades feminist scholars writing about women in Muslim societies have debated how to write about their interlocutors. By adding nuance...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 483–485.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Hanadi Al-Samman References Chow Kat . 2017 . “ In Times Square, Protesters Take to the Streets to Say ‘I Am Muslim Too.’ ” NPR , February 19 . www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/02/19/516137660/in-times-square-protesters-take-to-the-streets-to-say-i-am-muslim-too . Eligon...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 116–123.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Park and the Arab Revolutions .” In Freedom without Permission: Bodies and Space in the Arab Revolutions , edited by Hasso Frances S. and Salime Zakia , 221 – 58 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Gökarıksel Banu , and McLarney Ellen . 2010 . “ Introduction: Muslim...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 163–166.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Hina Azam Sexuality in Muslim Contexts: Restrictions and Resistance , Hélie Anissa Hoodfar Homa , eds. London and New York : Zed Books , 2012 . 346 pages. ISBN 978-1-78032-285-8 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Joan W. Scott This book is Abu-Lughod’s intervention, an anthropologist’s insistence that observation, understanding, and respect ought to replace a rush to the salvation of (the oversimplified category of) “Muslim women.” She wants to do away with deceptively simple (mis)representations...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 96–107.
Published: 01 November 2005
... is currently working on a history of women’s human rights movements in Muslim societies. Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2005 96  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES BRIEF COMMUNICATIONS...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 130–132.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Christine Fergus Muslim Women in the United Kingdom and Beyond: Experiences and Images , Jawad Haifaa Benn Tansin , eds., 2003 . Leiden, Boston : Brill . Pp.xxvi + 180 . $96.00 /cloth. Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2005 130  JOURNAL...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 105–107.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Rachel L. Kaplan On Shifting Ground: Muslim Women in the Global Era , Nouraie-Simone Fereshteh , ed. New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York , 2005 . Pp. 282. $18.95 paper. Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 112–113.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Zohreh Ghavamshahidi Shattering the Stereotypes: Muslim Women Speak Out , Afzal-Khan Fawzia , ed. Massachusetts : Olive Branch Press , 2005 . Pp. xi, 338 . $20 paperback. Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 112  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 3–23.
Published: 01 March 2015
... were assigned, as mothers and wives, a special role in the AIU’s efforts: to help Jewish boys and men pursue commercial or professional careers in French-dominated society. The AIU schools set out to win Moroccan Jews away from despised Muslim gender and sexual norms by Europeanizing Jews’ marriage...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 81–86.
Published: 01 July 2008
... of Gender in Muslim Societies Azza Basarudin, University of California, Los Angeles Research Roundtable of Southern California Scholars held at the AUniversity of California, Los Angeles, on February 13, 2008, brought together sixteen faculty and graduate students to share...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 111–114.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Karen Leonard Muslim Diaspora: Gender, Culture and Identity , Moghissi Haideh , ed. New York : Routledge , 2006 . Pp. xxv, 238 . ISBN 9780415770811 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Schirin Amir-Moazami The Production of the Muslim Woman: Negotiating Text, History, and Ideology , Zayzafoon Lamia Ben Youssef . Lanham : Lexington Books , 2005 . Pp. xii, 213 . ISBN 0-739-10962-6 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2009 94...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 1–45.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Lila Abu-Lughod Rather than arguing about whether “Muslim women” do or do not have rights, I suggest that we begin from the premise that the concept of, and the practices around, “Muslim women’s rights” have an active social life today that can and should be studied ethnographically. The kinds...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 March 2010
... in the transliteration of proper names, e.g., Aboul-aynayn (23) and Abu-Al-Aynayn (24), and the general feel of a doctoral thesis which the author failed to remove from the book. Aside from this, the book is a very welcome contribution to the literature on Muslim women’s social and legal status, the various...