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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 (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 (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): 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 (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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 251–257.
Published: 01 July 2016
... contributions to the continuing debate about Arab women and their affective engagement with Islam. The two overlapping themes in these publications are, first, the appeal and perspective of a post-Islamist political society in Muslim majority contexts, primarily using Egypt as an example, and, second, probing...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 119–120.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Rana Sharif Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 RANA SHARIF  119 BRIEF COMMUNICATION  Duke–UNC–JMEWS Conference: Marketing Muslim Women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (3): 1–18.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... BANU GÖKARIKSEL & ELLEN MCLARNEY  1 INTRODUCTION Muslim Women, Consumer Capitalism, and the Islamic Culture Industry Banu Gökarıksel and Ellen McLarney  his special issue of JMEWS examines the intersection of consumer...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 472–475.
Published: 01 November 2017
... . www.huffingtonpost.ca/2017/01/29/trump-muslim-ban_n_14480940.html . Yet, in these moments of optimistic pessimism, one must be mindful of the ways in which Muslim women, especially those with hijab, are portrayed and micromanaged in this struggle for acceptance and inclusion. Both within the Muslim community...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 11176404.
Published: 18 April 2024
... of the movement and explores how it provides Muslim women with an accessible way to share their lived experiences. Moreover, the article elucidates the current backlash and self-reflections in response to the movement. nafi.ghafournia@newcastle.edu.au Copyright © 2024 by the Association for Middle East...
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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 (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 (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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 116–123.
Published: 01 March 2018
... . “ Castration, Sexual Violence, and Feminist Politics in Post–Coup Attempt Turkey .” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies 13 , no. 1 : 181 – 85 . Secor Anna . 2005 . “ Islamism, Democracy, and the Production of the Headscarf Issue in Turkey .” In Geographies of Muslim Women: Gender, Religion...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 133–136.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Lynne Dahmen Women’s Writing and Muslim Societies: The Search for Dialogue, 1920 – Present , Gemie Sharif . Cardiff : University of Wales Press , 2013 . 194 pages. ISBN 100708325408 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 283–305.
Published: 01 November 2015
... with a focus on the impact of European medicine and redefinitions of evidence and expertise. Through case studies drawn from judicial archives and published jurisprudence, this study traces the paradoxical effects of colonial medicalization on Muslim women’s divorce based on forced or failed consummation...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (1): 26–49.
Published: 01 March 2023
... on the recent proliferation and concentration of the divergences and fault lines in the Muslim women’s movement. Drawing on the Foucauldian approach to the power-discourse-resistance nexus, it investigates different forms of gendered subjectivity in the reformist segments of the Muslim women’s movement...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (3): 337–358.
Published: 01 November 2022
... against the violence and extremism of the Islamic State serves to eschew a deeper understanding of their political and ideological motivations. Although they do not fit into the stereotypical category of oppressed Muslim women in need of saving, Kurdish women too are the subject of misrepresentation in US...