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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 261–285.
Published: 01 November 2019
...miriam cooke Abstract This article analyzes recent Iraqi texts, some authorizing and others condemning rape as a weapon of war. The focus is on Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) perpetrators of sexual violence, their Yazidi victims, and two women’s demands for reparative, restorative justice...
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Published: 01 November 2019
Figure 3. Yazidi women for sale. © European Union 2016—European Parliament. Figure 3. Yazidi women for sale. © European Union 2016—European Parliament. More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 301–302.
Published: 01 November 2016
... century. The cover of this issue is by Khaled Akil, a Syrian art photographer from Aleppo now living in Istanbul. Third Space features five works from his Woman Between . . . series that he dedicates to Yazidi women, whom Islamic State militiamen abducted, raped, and sold into sexual captivity in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 430–432.
Published: 01 November 2019
... wooden adventure with only each other to hang onto. While closer to earth, painted at the floor of the frame, sit three souls who look inward. And, they’re always all of us from “Her Story Is.” Sometimes I see Lillie at the center, weeping for Yazidi women soldiers—Nadia and Dina around her...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 March 2015
... sexually exploited. Many are even used as human shields. War has obstructed the arrival of urgent relief aid and increased the likelihood that already vulnerable groups will face disaster and famine and will leave school, as the displaced Yazidis on Mount Sinjar have done. War has disrupted government...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 423–429.
Published: 01 November 2019
... by Elham’s stories of the Yazidi women who were kidnapped and sexually assaulted by ISIS militants when they invaded their villages in the north of Iraq in 2014. She interviewed Yazidi women while assisting them in camps for displaced families and women survivors of the ISIS invasion of Mosul...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 53–82.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., and philosophers who mimicked European ways (al-Karkhi 1955, 103–9). Karkhi spent much time delineating the sins of those who supported unveiling; they were the enemies of religion, a group of cursed, ignorant individuals and immature lads who trusted Jews, Armenians, Sabais, Yazidis, and...