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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 March 2017
... leaders and poured out to the streets, confronting armed soldiers and tanks, working with the police to catch and sometimes extrajudicially execute suspected culprits. By the following morning it was clear that the coup attempt had failed. Crowds came out to occupy public squares in celebration of new...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 181–185.
Published: 01 March 2017
...-eren . Evrensel . 2016a . “ Darbe Girişimi Kadın Mücadelesine Nasıl Yansıdı? ” (“How Was the Coup Attempt Reflected in the Women’s Struggle?”). July 31 . www.evrensel.net/haber/286427/darbe-girisimi-kadin-mucadelesine-nasil-yansidi . Evrensel . 2016b . “ Hadım Yasası Yerine Istanbul...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2017
...”). August 5 . www.emekveadalet.org/haberyorum/darbeye-karsi-kadinlar-baris-icin-yuruduler . Gürcü Dilara . 2016 . “ Darbe girişimine karşı direnişe çıkan kadınlar anlatıyor ” (“Women Who Resisted the Coup Attempt Are Talking”). T24 , July 31 . t24.com.tr/yazarlar/dilara-gurcu/darbe...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 189–193.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... Social media accounts have marked the instantaneous responses of women to the coup attempt as revolutionary acts. To quote the daughter of the minibus-driving woman in Bursa, Zeynep, from her Facebook post: “This is the first time my mother is appreciated for her appearance” (see fig. 3 ). Her mother...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 83–106.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Charlotte Weber This essay examines the Eastern Women’s Congresses in Damascus (1930) and Tehran (1932) to show how Middle Eastern women attempted to stake their own claim to modernity within the established terms of nationalist and international feminist discourses. I argue that in organizing...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (3): 41–62.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Grant Walsh-Haines This work attempts to answer the following question: What do Egyptian blogs tell us about how queer liberation can be achieved in Egypt? Through qualitative research and content and discourse analysis, I explore queer blogs and attempt to untangle their meaning. I begin with a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 40–61.
Published: 01 November 2014
... end with the 2013 uprising in Sudan in an attempt to challenge the concept of failure and exemplify the unintended consequences of the insurrections. Sondra Hale is Research Professor and Professor Emerita of Anthropology and Gender Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 8–34.
Published: 01 July 2006
... consistent point of contention—and one that continually emerges, despite attempts to avoid or shelve the issue. This article examines how the discursive frames that sustain this cross-ideological alliance both hinder a substantial engagement of women and women’s interests at that same time that they render...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 106–127.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Samia Mehrez Despite the fact that both gender and translation are basic to our collective human existence, our attempts to understand and theorize the processes that shape them are quite recent. Gender studies and translation studies are both fairly new fields with international and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (2): 222–243.
Published: 01 July 2017
.... Transmission intensified during World War I. By the war’s end attempts to regulate and cultivate syphilitic men aligned with the loss of Ottoman control over territory and population and new anxieties concerned with establishing a new state built on “proper” healthy marital reproduction. Sources examined...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2018
... simultaneously embraces and disavows its constitutive traditions and attempts to formulate its own episteme. Living in Egypt, a queer diaspora for a Moroccan, Leftah employs queer male sexuality in a Sufialist text that tells the story of Niʿmat, an Egyptian retired army officer who pursues a love affair with...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 56–88.
Published: 01 July 2011
... chosen to focus on what Edward Said called the Question of Palestine—a well funded agenda that enables them to avoid addressing the community-based concerns of the disenfranchised Mizrahim. Mizrahi communities, however, silence their own feminists as these activists attempt to challenge the regime or...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Republican elites’ attempts to redefine family life and gender roles, and to hear, albeit at some remove, the voices of those caught up in such tensions. It also reveals the diversity of voices within the Republican camp in this early formative period. A. HOLLY...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 114–117.
Published: 01 July 2008
... struggle or confl ict situation. Ghoussoub attempts to move beyond the “uniqueness” of each confl ict situation to draw initial commentaries on the state of human nature, although this is not explicitly stated or defi ned. In some BOOK REVIEWS  115...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 109–111.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Press, 2001. Reviewed by Laura Bier, Georgia Institute of Technology Had it been written a decade ago, Daughters of the Nile would have been on the cutting edge of research on the history of Egyptian women’s po- litical activism. At that time, attempts to write women back into Egypt’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... Men planned and executed coups even though women and everybody else suffered from them. The July 15 coup was no exception. Both the coup makers and those against whom they attempted to wage the coup were patriarchal men who shaped women’s interests as they saw fit. We do not know the exact details...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Greenspan, an advanced PhD student in the Literature Program at Duke. The issue concludes with a special forum on the July 15, 2016, coup attempt and its aftermath in Turkey. The forum opens with my essay that calls for making gender dynamics visible in and after the coup attempt. The essays, written...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 106–109.
Published: 01 July 2009
... deciding matters of inheritance, however, classical Islamic scholars alter the share of the women based on that of the male heirs. Th rough highlighting this contradiction, Souaiaia attempts to challenge practices that continue to justify the economic and social marginaliza- tion of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 398–400.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Sudan in their attempts to impose specific ways of wearing tobes on Sudanese women. One of the book’s critical interventions is to argue that Sudanese women use their bodies to “talk back,” employing their tobes (174) as vehicles to express and communicate their status, feelings, and intentions...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 146–149.
Published: 01 July 2006
... groups represented in the struggle. However, none have attempted the kind of amalgamation of gender theory and social movement theory demonstrated in Frances Hasso’s historicized ethnog- raphy of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine(DFLP) and its most influential women’s...