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Published: 01 July 2015
Figure 5. A veiling style that exposes the neck, displayed in a shop window in Amman. Author’s personal collection. Figure 5. A veiling style that exposes the neck, displayed in a shop window in Amman. Author’s personal collection. More
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Published: 01 July 2016
Figure 3. Women’s exercise often begins with a fast walk followed by a workout on the equipment. There are only two men in this photo: one is walking against the stream (Zeki, in the front, facing away from the camera), and another comes with his spouse. Cumhuriyet Park. Photo: Sertaç Sehlikoglu More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 115–122.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Naazneen Diwan Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010 NAAZNEEN DIWAN  115 BRIEF COMMUNICATION  Carving Out a Public Space for Multiple Interpretations...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Sondra Hale Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014 sondra hale  mn  149 A PROPENSITY FOR SELF-SUBVERSION AND A TASTE FOR LIBERATION AN A FT ERWOR D Sondra Hale...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 147–151.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Nina Laven A Thousand Sighs, A Thousand Revolts: Journeys in Kurdistan , Bird Christiane . New York : Ballantine , 2004 , xxii + 405 pp Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2005 BOOK REVIEWS  147 come of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2010
... BOOK REVIEWS  131 2009 presidential elections. Although Becoming Visible in Iran can be counted as a landmark in Iranian women’s narratives, it could have usefully included more on the issue of social class, which it addresses briefl y in the fi ft h text but leaves unproblematized. Th...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 4. A Medinese family that spanned Ottoman, British, and US empires: Yusef Basrawi, born and brought up in Ottoman Istanbul, with his Damascene wife, Arabia Kotob (left); their daughter, Bahija (right); and two younger sons, Fahmi (first row left) and Bahjat (first row right), pose in a More
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 7. Fahmi Basrawi, in formal Arab dress wearing a black robe, interpreting the explanations of a US Aramco official to Crown Prince Saud during his tour of Aramco’s industrial training department and refinery in 1948. In front of the frame are unnamed laborers drawn from the surrounding More
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 10. Fadia Basrawi symbolically bridges divides as a Saudi Arabian Girl Scout. This photograph of young Fadia reading the Scout’s Pledge appeared in a story in the April 1961 issue of Aramco World . Photograph by Fahmi Basrawi. Figure 10. Fadia Basrawi symbolically bridges divides as a More
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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 1. “Abed, a tailor.” Madani’s parents’ home, the studio, 1948–53 Figure 1. “Abed, a tailor.” Madani’s parents’ home, the studio, 1948–53 More
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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 6. A print from the scratched negative showing the portrait Mrs. Baqari . Studio Shehrazade, 1957 Figure 6. A print from the scratched negative showing the portrait Mrs. Baqari. Studio Shehrazade, 1957 More
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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 7. “Abed and a friend, Rajab Arnaʾout.” Madani’s parents’ home, the studio, 1948–53 Figure 7. “Abed and a friend, Rajab Arnaʾout.” Madani’s parents’ home, the studio, 1948–53 More
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Published: 01 July 2017
Figure 8. “Bashasha (left) and a friend.” Studio Shehrazade, late 1950s Figure 8. “Bashasha (left) and a friend.” Studio Shehrazade, late 1950s More
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Published: 01 July 2016
Figure 1. Women walking in a public park in loose outfits. Photo: Sertaç Sehlikoglu Figure 1. Women walking in a public park in loose outfits. Photo: Sertaç Sehlikoglu More
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Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 1. The Saturday Mothers in their first year. Photo by Metin Göktepe, a journalist for Evrensel , who was killed in custody on January 5, 1996, two days after taking this photo. Figure 1. The Saturday Mothers in their first year. Photo by Metin Göktepe, a journalist for Evrensel, who More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 306–324.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Tal Meler Abstract Divorce, separation, and widowhood produce great psychological stress for Palestinian women in Israel. Very often family support is a set of demands seeking to regulate and reshape their conduct. This article is based on a study conducted between 2007 and 2011 with twenty-four...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 337–339.
Published: 01 November 2015
...L. L. Wynn Live and Die Like a Man: Gender Dynamics in Urban Egypt Ghannam Farha Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2012 . 222 pages. isbn 9780804783293 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 Editors’ note: Live and Die Like a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 340–342.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Neha Vora A Society of Young Women: Opportunities of Place, Power, and Reform in Saudi Arabia Le Renard Amélie Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2014 . 224 pages. isbn 9780804785440 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 There is...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 166–180.
Published: 01 July 2016
... men in coffee shops are contrasted with family discourses as a symbolic locus for alternative modes shaping intimacy in homosocial circles. The hierarchy of truth whereby confessions are supposed to give insight into subjects’ core feelings are reassessed, allowing the sketching of a geography of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 246–250.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Afsaneh Najmabadi Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2016 Women’s Worlds in Qajar Iran (WWQI) is a digital archive of nineteenth-century Iranian culture that focuses on the lives of women and issues of gender. The initial inspiration for the project arose...