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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 206–208.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Tara Stephan Coming of Age in Medieval Egypt: Female Adolescence, Jewish Law, and Ordinary Culture . Eve Krakowski . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2018 . 350 pages. isbn 9780691174983 . Copyright © 2020 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2020...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (1): 101–103.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Fatemeh Sadeghi f.givi@ucl.ac.uk The Age of Counter-revolution: States and Revolutions in the Middle East . Jamie Allinson . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2022 368 pages. isbn 97811086330620. Copyright © 2023 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 356–358.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Sara Pursley The Age of the Efendiyya: Passages to Modernity in National-Colonial Egypt . Lucie Ryzova . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2014 . 304 pages. isbn 9780199681778. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 A welcome...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 35–57.
Published: 01 March 2007
... feminists would especially benefit from regional transnational links—given the nature of the social, economic, political, and geopolitical challenges that face the women and the people of the region in an age of capitalist globalization and empire—the paper warns that some dominant feminisms in the region...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 November 2019
...- or adulthood. Classism, sexism, and colonialism were only a few of the questions we were all too familiar with, issues that later became the impetus for our first publication. Our first book, In the Middle of It All (2018), addressed the question of coming of age. Often described as a rite of passage...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (1): 26–49.
Published: 01 March 2023
... themselves, their collective identities, and action frames with reference to what other collective actors have done. A new political generation forms when a changing political context catalyzes a new worldview in the cohort coming of age. Young Muslim feminists’ “radical” repertoires of contention and master...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2024) 20 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Hamideh Dorzadeh Hamideh.dorzadeh@dohainstitute.org Iranian Romance in the Digital Age: From Arranged Marriage to White Marriage Janet Afary and Jesilyn Faust , eds. London : Tauris , 2021 249 pages. isbn 9780755639571 . Copyright © 2024 by the Association for Middle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2024) 20 (1): 69–88.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Zhila Gholami Abstract This article presents a psychoanalytic reading of The Age of Orphans , the first installment of a trilogy by the Kurdish Iranian American novelist Laleh Khadivi. Drawing on Julia Kristeva’s theory of abjection and using close reading, this study explores different forms...
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Published: 01 March 2022
Figure 2. Percentage of women doctors by age group (Smit 1964 ). More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (3): 317–336.
Published: 01 November 2023
... by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2023 writing aging urbanity Cairo I love writing before sunrise. I usually wake up one hour before, I pray, and then I write. You know, when I connect with writing, I don’t want it to stop. There is something very intimate and sweet in writing...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 80–93.
Published: 01 March 2009
... females aged 15–64 and 0.4% of non-Qatari females in the same age group. The study provides important indices and conclusions, e.g., a substantial percentage of the participants have experienced violence, with most violence occurring within the family, from family males such as brothers, fathers...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 157–178.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Sabiha Allouche Abstract This article draws on a year of fieldwork conducted in Lebanon to highlight the paradoxical entanglement of power with romantic love in Lebanon, evident in the intricate gendered, aged, classed, and sect-related negotiations that accompany courtship periods. In addition...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 344–366.
Published: 01 November 2019
... for participation in the workforce and higher education. The study, derived from fifteen qualitative interviews with Qatari women aged twenty-six to fifty-six, unearths certain trends in participant views on gender roles, modern development, and tradition. The participants express satisfaction with and a desire...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 87–106.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Blue Aubergine (1998) as representative of the New Age feminist writing of Jil al-Tisʾinaat. This antiestablishment form of feminism rebelled against the ideologies of previous movements. It distorted the conventional binaries, such as secular versus Islamic, and promoted hybridity. Finally...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (3): 291–316.
Published: 01 November 2023
... also entailed an epistemological division along lines of gender and age. Overall, the story reveals how a study of women in science sheds light on the gendered history of science in Arabic. susanna.ferguson@gmail.com Copyright © 2023 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2023...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 March 2007
... levels of violence against camp Palestinians in particular. Analysis of the “self” stereotypes (and of their absence) points to a “collectivization” of personal narratives, as well as factors such as social status, age, educational level and degree of patriotism that differentiate the speakers in terms...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 March 2006
... WOMEN’S STUDIES ual relations” (49-59). While acknowledging the differences in the patterns of marriage, DeJong et al. identify certain recent general trends as being “rising age at marriage for both sexes; early marriage still a problem in pockets of all societies; high...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 174–192.
Published: 01 July 2018
... class Many observers of the Iran-Iraq War (1980–88) argue that religious zealotry explains why Iranian boys, most between ten and fourteen years of age, fought in the war. Highlighting their religiosity and the deceptive methods used by the Islamic Republic to convince minors to enlist, Christiane...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (3): 118–148.
Published: 01 November 2010
... these im- ages as “not tesettür,” they also accept that there are questions of age, personal preference, and style when making choices about dress. These focus group discussions betray a general understanding that the way women wear tesettür-fashion is influenced by a series...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 1–27.
Published: 01 November 2013
...—was the crack that broke the dam of the authoritarian age in the Middle East, and it resonated among young people, those who worked in the informal sector, and other citizens across generations and employment sectors who had suffered daily from the arbitrary and capricious power...