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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Esin Düzel Kurdish Life in Contemporary Turkey: Migration, Gender, and Ethnic Identity Grabolle-Çeliker Anna London : Tauris , 2013 299 pages. isbn 978-1-78076-092-6 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 Anna Grabolle-Çeliker’s Kurdish...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Tarek El-Ariss Professing Selves: Transsexuality and Same-Sex Desire in Contemporary Iran Najmabadi Afsaneh Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 450 pages. isbn 978-0-8223-5543-4 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 In 1985 Faridun...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 225–245.
Published: 01 July 2016
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Leila Ben-Nasr Contemporary Arab-American Literature: Transnational Reconfigurations of Citizenship and Belonging Fadda-Conrey Carol New York : New York University Press , 2014 . 243 pages. isbn 9781479804313 Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 321–323.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Alec Balasescu Muslim Fashion: Contemporary Style Cultures . Lewis Reina . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2015 . 400 pages. isbn 9780822359142. Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 Editors’ note: This book won the 2016 AMEWS...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 112–115.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Mügé Galin The Book and the Roses: Sufi Women, Visibility, and Zikir in Contemporary Istanbul , Raudvere Catharina . Sweden : Bjärnums Tryckeri AB , 2002 . Pp. 248. ISBN 9186884115 . Copyright © 2007 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2007 112  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 59–85.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Sunny Daly Uncertainties and ambiguities are evident in discourses of contemporary women’s activisms in Egypt, as are anxieties about young women’s roles in them. In spite of a tendency to take the NGO for granted as the site of activism in Egypt, this article highlights the activities of young...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Mastoureh Fathi Becoming Visible in Iran: Women in Contemporary Iranian Society , Honarbin-Holliday Mehri . London : Tauris Academic Studies . Pp. xii, 205 . ISBN 978-1-84511-878-5 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 134–137.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Zahia Smail Salhi Polygamy and Law in Contemporary Saudi Arabia , Yamani Maha A. Z. . Reading : Ithaca Press , 2008 . Pp. xii, 275 . ISBN 978-0-86372-326-1 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010 134  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES 6:1...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 89–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... East, North Africa, and the United States. Throughout his research, he weaves together ethnographic findings with historical analysis to investigate the complex circuitry of market-state-society, especially as it irradiates the formation of contemporary male subjectivities. He has been the recipient of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 54–80.
Published: 01 March 2013
... relations, and contemporary ideals of companionate marriage and conjugal intimacy. Hina Azam is Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies in the Department of Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Texas at Austin, where she teaches courses on Islamic law, exegesis, and theology, as well as a course...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 4–5.
Published: 01 March 2007
... STUDIES INTRODUCTION TRANSNATIONAL THEORY, NATIONAL POLITICS, AND GENDER IN THE CONTEMPORARY MIDDLE EAST/ NORTH AFRICA Martina Rieker, Guest Editor  he essays in this...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 348–350.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Rijuta Mehta Dissonant Archives: Contemporary Visual Culture and Contested Narratives in the Middle East . Anthony Downey , ed. London : Taurus , 2015 . 469 pages. isbn 9781784534110. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 “We are...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 359–361.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Murat C. Yildiz Nurturing Masculinities: Men, Food, and Family in Contemporary Egypt . Nefissa Naguib . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 . 156 pages. isbn 9781477307106. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 The Egyptian man...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 103–116.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Jasmin Darznik This essay explores the legacy of Iranian poet Forough Farrokhzad (1935–1967) in the Iranian American diaspora. At once political and poetic, particular and universal, Farrokhzad’s oeuvre has in recent years become a vital coordinate for a number of contemporary Iranian American...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 68–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
... others in everyday life provides one context in which these figures, and Sufi poetry more generally, may become attractive to contemporary Muslims. Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2016 desire Sufi poetry Kurdistan Deep ambiguity concerning the identity...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 80–106.
Published: 01 July 2014
... anti-colonialism, as well as the need for personal and political independence. In analyzing film critique from the last forty-five years, from the original release in France to contemporary screenings, this article demonstrates how the critics’ views of female characters as participants in irregular...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 46–74.
Published: 01 March 2010
... contemporary manifestations that have emerged in the context of fashion over the past ten years. It is proposed that, although the ‘abaya-as-fashion presents a case of resistance and deviation from its original form, consent by the hegemonic order lies within the ultimate preservation of the ‘abaya’s essential...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 26–50.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Rania Kassab Sweis Bridging literature on modern governance with youth subjectivity, this article examines the globalization of female youth in contemporary Egypt through transnational humanitarian interventions. Drawing on over twenty-seven months of ethnographic fieldwork conducted in Egypt and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 41–62.
Published: 01 November 2012
... fully understand Egypt’s contemporary political culture, we must also understand the ways and words that individuals use to describe their lives on the Internet. Evaluating colonization and imported modes of policing, censorship, identity formation, geographical location, and a stirring national...