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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 251–257.
Published: 01 July 2016
... the reawakening of contemporary debates on gender, Islam, and the construction of self, community, and family in Egypt. Though the book covers the role of Muslim women in building a viable Islamist movement in Egypt during decades of resistance against Mubarak’s authoritarian regime, we still would have benefited...
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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 (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
...- cessful choice that reveals the cosmopolitan face of Muslims. Muslim Women in the United Kingdom and Beyond: Experiences and Images Haifaa Jawad and Tansin Benn, eds., 2003. Leiden, Boston: Brill. Pp.xxvi + 180. $96.00/cloth...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 105–107.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Rachel L. Kaplan Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 112–113.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Zohreh Ghavamshahidi Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 Shattering the Stereotypes: Muslim Women Speak Out , Afzal-Khan Fawzia , ed. Massachusetts : Olive Branch Press , 2005 . Pp. xi, 338 . $20 paperback. 112  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 479–482.
Published: 01 November 2017
... it have, one envisions the dehumanization of women and men in Muslim societies through the juridical act of placing a prohibition on a person’s body, reducing a human being to the status of bare life, Agamben’s ( 2000 ) term for someone who lacks any legal status and thus recourse to the protections...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 472–475.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Amaney A. Jamal Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 On March 6, 2017, the president of the United States issued a second executive order that targets Muslims. This Muslim ban has already had a variety of negative outcomes, including limiting basic...
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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 (2010) 6 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Chloe Safier American Muslim Women: Negotiating Race, Class, and Gender within the Ummah , Karim Jamillah . New York : New York University Press , 2009 . Pp. xi, 291 . ISBN 978-0-8147-4810-7 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010...
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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 (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 (2018) 14 (1): 116–123.
Published: 01 March 2018
... that marginalize them (155). Much of the research I conduct in Turkey focuses especially on women who self-identify as devout Muslims. For much of the 1990s through 2010, the headscarf symbolized shifting ideological fault lines in Turkey (Secor 2005 ). During this period the state banned the wearing...
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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 (2008) 4 (1): 53–82.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Orit Bashkin This essay examines representations of Iraqi women in the works of poets, novelists, and public intellectuals during the Hashemite period. Defining the functions of women in modern Muslim societies, Iraqi intellectuals sought inspiration in the writings of Egyptian and Turkish writers...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 48–70.
Published: 01 November 2006
... and in France that impact Muslim women, i.e., the Personal Status Code (moudawana) reform in Morocco, the ban on wearing “overt” religious insignia in public schools in France, and personal and professional goals and challenges. The data analysis shows that the greatest similarities occur among samples...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (3): 58–90.
Published: 01 November 2010
... content that meets the needs of modesty and fashion in a context where Muslim women’s dress is accorded hypervisibility by majoritarian cultures. The study raises questions about the relationship between marketability, fashion, and piety in the ongoing development of faith-based consumer cultures...