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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Marcia C. Inhorn Marcia C. Inhorn is the recipient of the 2013 Middle East Distinguished Scholar Award, given by the Middle East Section (MES) of the American Anthropological Association. This biennial award was established in 2006 to recognize the efforts of “a senior scholar in Middle Eastern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 157–162.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Like Us (Persheng Sadegh-Vaziri) 2003, 60 minutes Reviewed by Shahla Haeri, Department of Anthropology, Boston University With lifting up the social restrictions in the aftermath of the Iran-Iraq war, and beginning in the early 1990s, Iranian cinema found a new...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 163–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
...) 2003, 56 minutes Reviewed by Rhoda Kanaaneh, Department of Anthropology, American University Ebtisam Maar’ana’s first feature film is a meditation on political and sexual silencing and a powerful statement of her refusal to be silenced. Mara’ana’s questions to the people in her village of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 122–125.
Published: 01 November 2005
... (Middle East Studies beyond Dominant Paradigms) Amira El-Azhary Sonbol. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2000. 292 pages. $ 49.95/cloth $19.95 paper. Farha Ghannam, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Swarthmore College...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 82–104.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Sherine Hafez Sondra Hale’s deep and long-term relationship with Sudan has produced a substantial body of scholarship that has transformed the anthropology of gender in the Middle East. She argues in her work that a version of Islamic citizenship was articulated by Hassan al-Turabi’s Islamist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 6–34.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., in a transnational context, the construction of an anthropology of culture by women of the region and the establishment of a Maghrebi women’s network enabled the torch of women’s rights to pass from women in Tunisia, where the Personal Status Code (PSC) was a model for the region, to women in Morocco...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 144–164.
Published: 01 July 2020
... culture. This study is based on data collected through anthropological fieldwork in Tehran. User-generated content on social media, such as Telegram and Instagram, was used to examine how young Iranian women are actively leading the fandom culture through their daily fan-related activities and how, in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 March 2017
... media’s antiswearing campaigns and policies, ostensibly to uphold fair play, miss how fans gender fairness by referring to the masculine ideal of the crazy/hot-blooded young man ( delikanlı ). In keeping with theorization on “ordinary ethics” in anthropology, this analysis illuminates how fairness and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 110–111.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Birenbaum- Carmeli has published extensively on these subjects in a wide range of sociological, anthropological, and health journals. Marcia C. Inhorn is William K. Lanman Jr. Professor of Anthropology and International Aff airs in the Department of Anthropology and the MacMillan...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (3): 129–131.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Professor of Anthropology at Scripps Col- lege. She is also a member of the editorial committee for Middle East Report and the editorial board for the International Journal of Middle East Studies. Deeb is the author of An Enchanted Modern: Gender and Public Piety in Shi‘i Lebanon...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 128–132.
Published: 01 March 2014
... have tried to position the research in relation to my long personal history in Sudan and to my equally long and problematic academic connection with anthropology. I have come to recognize that my com- plex personal, ethical, and methodological dilemmas are the product of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 164–166.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Ph.D. in anthropology from Boston University and has conducted research and outreach among refugees and other forced migrants in urban settings in the Middle East, Europe, and the United States. As the Director of the Forced Migration and Refugee Stud- ies program at the American...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Wisconsin at Milwaukee. She holds a BA in Arabic and Greek from the Ohio State University and an MA and PhD in anthropology from the University of Chicago, with a specialization in the anthropology of literature. Her articles on Arab women’s writ- ing have appeared in journals and edited...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 132–133.
Published: 01 November 2007
... and Health Education, School of Public Health, the Program in Women’s Studies, and the Department of Anthropology at the University of Michi- gan, where she has also directed the Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies. She is President of the Society for Medical Anthropology...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 126–127.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Sociology and Anthropology at Monmouth College. Her research interests include topics of cities, spaces, colonialism, and popular culture in the Middle East, in particular, Cairo. She also works on space, culture and Islam in Germany. Her recent publications include “Factories, Office...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 140–142.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Yale University, she is the William K. Lanman Jr. Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs in the Department of Anthropology and The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies, where she has served as Chair of the Council on Middle East Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 229–231.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., anthropology, and philosophy the impact of these travels on Foucault’s philosophical trajectories. The first half of the book offers a metaphilosophical analysis of the position of the “Orient” and “cultural difference” in Foucault’s earlier written works. Grounded in Lazreg’s conviction that “the way in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 118–119.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Professor in the School of Public Health, the De- partment of Anthropology, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecol- ogy, and the Program in Women’s Studies at the University of Michigan, where she served as Director of the Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies from 2003 to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (2): 123–124.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Anthropology and Women and Gender Studies at the University of California, Davis and founding Director of the Middle East/South Asia Studies Program. She also served as President of the Middle East Studies Association and serves as Associ- ate Editor and co-founder of the Journal of Middle East Women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 1–7.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Marcia C. Inhorn Marcia C. Inhorn is Founding Editor of the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies . At Yale University, she is the William K. Lanman Jr. Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs in the Department of Anthropology and The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for...