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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 349.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of anatomical dissections. While doing research on anatomy, I came across a field called cross-sectional anatomical dissection. The visual inspiration was taken from Wilhelm Braune, who performed horizontal dissections on frozen cadavers and in 1877 published The Atlas of Topographical Anatomy . I found...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 337–339.
Published: 01 November 2015
... for staying out late. Yet neighbors, relatives, and even the sister herself saw this beating as a sign of not only his manhood but also his care for her and her reputation (94). Ghannam dissects what makes violence against women socially acceptable or unacceptable and demonstrates how violence and its threat...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 155–158.
Published: 01 July 2014
... in and out of the Gulf who mine the archaeological record dat- ing back to the third millennium BCE, comb the archival fray of colonial travel writers, and dissect contemporary Islamic jurisprudence. The vol- ume will have broad scholarly appeal for its multidisciplinary approach...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 158–161.
Published: 01 July 2014
...- ing back to the third millennium BCE, comb the archival fray of colonial travel writers, and dissect contemporary Islamic jurisprudence. The vol- ume will have broad scholarly appeal for its multidisciplinary approach, and it will be of particular interest to historians...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 117–123.
Published: 01 March 2015
... and … familiar. The results of looking at my body through a computer screen were cathartic. She became a surface to dissect and divide and analyze. She needed to be sectioned and the sections then reconfigured and nested onto another space. An icosahedron. A structure with the highest form of symmetry...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 November 2019
... chapter, “Beauty Is Mine to Keep,” dissects the notion of beauty, defying societal conventions, and promoting the search for beauty within oneself. Featuring illustrations from Momo Ishtari, Cherry Kutti, and Yasmine, among others, this chapter is one of the most visual of the book. Ishtari’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 193–201.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Women’s Action Department to trace the evolving activism of Islamist women. She critically dissects the polemics that both secular and Islamist activists use to draw out the differences between themselves. On the one hand, there is “the image of the secular, feminist ‘modern’ agent of civil society...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 71–86.
Published: 01 March 2017
... dissecting human bodies realizes: “There’s a man in every woman, and a woman in every man. Vestigial male organs are hidden in a woman’s body; while female hormones are flowing in a man’s blood” (El Saadawi 1985 [1957], 32). Once again the ancient and religious discourse resonates with the modern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 307–325.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., when zanan —women—the protected possessions of men, were driven to prostitution. In “Zanhā-yi millat: Women or Wives of the Nation?” Najmabadi ( 1993 ) meticulously dissects the homonymic ambiguity of the term zan and its dual meaning of “wife” and “woman.” She explains that this ambiguity...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (2): 244–264.
Published: 01 July 2017
... and perform their masculinities. In this article, we dissect the roles of social, economic, cultural, and symbolic capital in gay men’s presentations of self in Turkey’s local cultural context. Gay men conform to hegemonic ideals of masculinity through the mobilization of various types of capital, all...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 60–85.
Published: 01 July 2006
... of active and powerful women like Salima Ghezali, Louisa Hanoune, and Khalida Messaoudi has been instrumental in keeping a modern and progressive façade. I will dissect the main state association that raison d’être supposedly represents women’s needs within a gendered civil so- ciety...