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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 250–251.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Khalid Hadeed Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 This dissertation explores the relations between gender and crisis in Arabic literature from the late 1960s to the present. Working in a regional Arab context, I define crisis as an endemic situation of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 106–109.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Wilson Chacko Jacob For Better, For Worse: The Marriage Crisis that Made Modern Egypt , Kholoussy Hanan . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2010 . 188 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-6960-0 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 106  mn  JOURNAL OF...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 36–70.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Paul Amar This article examines how everyday theories of masculinity and vernacular discourses of “masculinities in crisis” play crucial roles in misrecognizing, racializing, moralistically-depoliticizing, and class-displacing emergent social forces in the Middle East. Public discourses and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 113–116.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Elizabeth Brownson Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East , Hasso Frances S. . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 256 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-6156-7 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 333–337.
Published: 01 November 2018
... “complexities and tensions” (Hasso) and embraced contradictions and ambiguities. Theory is in the making/moving. The concept of “crisis” should be extended to include crises caused by feminism, or feminist snaps, to heed Sara Ahmed. These historical moments are indivisible from scholarship. Pedagogy, then...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 42–62.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Haytham Bahoora Abstract In the Iraqi literary production of the 1940s and 1950s, the figure of the woman prostitute appeared repeatedly, signaling a crisis in the ways Iraqi men imagined and articulated the contours of women’s liberation. Through an examination of works by Jabra Ibrahim Jabra...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 107–134.
Published: 01 July 2014
... attached to important restrictions and foreclosures. The article conceptually and theoretically expands on my research on family law projects in Egypt and the United Arab Emirates in Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East (Stanford University Press, 2011). Its title is inspired...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 292–313.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., Morocco, and Algeria. Analysis of Islamic jurisprudence and opinions, court decisions, and state laws since 1999 shows that the crisis of abandoned children combined with the biological truth revealed by DNA testing have helped produce a paradigm shift. Islamic legal opinions now argue for the need to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 July 2011
...: The Marriage Crisis that Made Modern Egypt Hanan Kholoussy. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010. 188 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-6960-0. Reviewed by Wilson Chacko Jacob, Concordia University Why did Egyptian men stop marrying? This is not the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 111–113.
Published: 01 July 2013
... East in general. Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East Frances S. Hasso. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2011. 256 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-6156-7. Elizabeth Brownson, University of Wisconsin...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 110–111.
Published: 01 July 2009
... recent publications include “Kemalism and Feminism,” in Women and Gender in the Middle East during the Twen- tieth Century, ed. Ruth Roded and Noga Efrati (in Hebrew, 2008), and “Women Lead Change: Training Volunteers for a Rape Crisis Center / Hot Line in Taibeh” (Hebrew University of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 4–5.
Published: 01 March 2007
... and women’s activism variously negotiate (a) crisis-ridden statist projects and their disenchanted national forms and (b) transnation- al gender regimes ranging from theoretical productions of conceptual vo- cabulary to gender-inclusive developmentalist imperatives. The essays are...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 363–367.
Published: 01 November 2018
... in Crisis?” Conference, held at the American University of Beirut on January 19–20, 2018. The Feminist Bloc comprises feminist groups, cooperatives, student clubs, and networks working in Lebanon. It aims to build a stronger feminist movement on the ground and to reinforce solidarity among feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 359–361.
Published: 01 November 2015
... LWPP also produced the Crisis Response Strategy to Achieve Stabilization in Libya. Libyans of diverse backgrounds formulated the strategy at a meeting on February 17–18, 2015, the fourth anniversary of the Libyan Revolution, in light of the failure of the international community and the absence of key...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 July 2016
... where she lived to Jerusalem, setting up a protest camp over the summer. Her protest was sporadically and conditionally supported, judged, ignored, co-opted, and eventually abandoned in a moment of a perceived national crisis when violence erupted once again between Israel and the Palestinians...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 50–67.
Published: 01 March 2016
... to more than one father. In a comedic scene from the episode “Azmat al-Sakn” (“The Housing Crisis”) in the series Wayn al-Ghalat ( Where Is the Wrong? , by Muhammad al-Maghout and Durayd Lahham, dir. Khaldun al-Maleh, 1979), Ghawwar explains to the police that when their “bag of cement finally...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 242–245.
Published: 01 July 2018
... tragedy. The first documentary I directed on the Syrian crisis was about the schooling problems of refugee kids at the Turkish-Syrian border right after the war began in March 2011. 1 This is also when I was introduced to Mahmoud, a Syrian journalist who had just escaped to Turkey. He and I met at...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 337–345.
Published: 01 July 2017
... college or university.” Some girls and women are even restricted from attending “a neighbor’s wedding party.” The women were animated in their discussion of the severe challenges posed by persistent crisis in Jerusalem. The sense of always waiting for trouble makes it difficult to plan or follow...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 167–169.
Published: 01 July 2014
... “Geographies of Gender in the Arab Revolutions,” which will include a chapter from her recent research on the Pearl Revolution in Bahrain. Hasso’s publications include Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East (Stanford Univer- sity Press, 2011), Resistance, Repression and Gender...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 109–115.
Published: 01 March 2018
... to speculate on what can arise from such moments, she engages in political intervention. In just the past four years, for example, I have had the opportunity to contribute to events she has organized on the work of Assia Djebar and on the latest refugee crisis. She has been instrumental in gathering...