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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 July 2008
... assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) using donor gametes and embryos have been legitimized by religious authorities and passed into law. This has placed Iran, a Shia-dominant country, in a unique position vis-à-vis the Sunni Islamic world, where all forms of gamete donation are strictly prohibited...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 119–121.
Published: 01 July 2013
... undertake. Her methods are respected anthropological pathways to infor- mants, as well as to the unexpected. In casual conversation with Hamza, a retained driver, she discovers he has a fertility problem. While from a background initially unreceptive to the idea of sperm donation...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 142–145.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and interpreted in both historical and contemporary contexts by religious leaders” (6). The second part of four chapters focuses on the Iranian ART revolu- tion—a particularly interesting case given recent developments allowing third-party donations, as well as its official endorsement of stem-cell...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 118–119.
Published: 01 July 2008
... of the Population Association of Iran since 2001. His research focuses primarily on Iran’s fertility transition. He organized panels on social aspects of gamete donation and surrogacy at two recent conferences sponsored by the Avesina Research Institute in Tehran, and has published papers...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 31–58.
Published: 01 July 2010
... (2005, 256) describes the reinterpretation of Zaynab’s signifi cance among Lebanese women. Some Shi‘i communities are choosing to donate blood on Ashura instead of fl agellating. In Istan- bul both men and women lined up to donate blood for the Red Crescent Society (Majid 2006). In Iraq...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 213–216.
Published: 01 July 2018
... in 2011, relies on volunteer labor to produce episodes. Both the interviewer and the interviewee donate their time to the project, which aims to make Ottoman history more accessible to the public. The roundtable demonstrated the layers of value produced by making sources and analysis available...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 294–303.
Published: 01 July 2021
... that the Belgian king and Lalla Salma had donated to the ASF following that visit, demonstrating royal sympathy for this cause. 12 Regardless, Guessous conceded, RCC conservatives did not budge from their position because of religious sensitivities regarding out-of-wedlock children. Hence the 2004 Family Law...
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Published: 01 March 2024
Figure 1. Etel Adnan and Al-Sayyab, The Mother and the Lost Daughter ( Al-Umm wa Al-Ibna Al-Daʾiʿa , 1970). Leporello , with poem manuscript in Arabic by the artist, watercolor and ink on Japanese paper. Closed, 33 × 25.2 cm, 24 pages. Open, 33 × 612 cm. Donation Claude and France Lemand More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 132–133.
Published: 01 November 2007
... on the social impact of infertility and in vitro fertilization in Egypt. Her recent research in Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, and Arab America fo- cuses on male infertility, Islamic attitudes toward gamete donation, and reproductive tourism. Amalia Sa‘ar (Ph.D., Boston University...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (3): 395–422.
Published: 01 November 2021
.... As soon as the auction started, designs began selling for between $2,000 and $5,000. Regarding his donation of $5,000, one Muslim businessman explained his motivation: “Helping the poor and the needy has a long Islamic tradition. As Muslims, it is one of our defining characteristics, which our Ottoman...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 July 2016
... , Inhorn Marcia C. , Razeghi-Nasrabad Hajiieh Bibi , and Toloo Ghasem . 2008 . “ The ‘Iranian ART Revolution’: Infertility, Assisted Reproductive Technology, and Third-Party Donation in the Islamic Republic of Iran .” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies 4 , no. 2 : 1 – 28...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2024) 20 (1): 141–148.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Figure 1. Etel Adnan and Al-Sayyab, The Mother and the Lost Daughter ( Al-Umm wa Al-Ibna Al-Daʾiʿa , 1970). Leporello , with poem manuscript in Arabic by the artist, watercolor and ink on Japanese paper. Closed, 33 × 25.2 cm, 24 pages. Open, 33 × 612 cm. Donation Claude and France Lemand...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (2): 337–345.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., and nongovernmental organizations, and they “refuse any funds” from the Union of Palestinian Women’s Committees: “We raise money, ask for donations in kind of space and food, and do not pay most speakers. We do all the work.” When they sponsor “a tour, trip, journey, or other activity,” they make it free...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 23–52.
Published: 01 July 2009
...). Th e exceptions are the Shi‘a-dominant countries of Iran (Abbasi-Shavazi et al. 2008; Tremayne 2009) and Lebanon (Inhorn 2006a; 2006b; Clarke 2009), where sperm donation is practiced in some clinics under Shi‘a religious guidelines. However, in 1991, a new form of in vitro...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 58–88.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., and Tarbiyat had expanded to nine grades. Th e school subsidized students who could not aff ord to pay tuition and solicited donations from Baha’is in Iran and the U.S. in order to help defray operating expenses. Th e curriculum off ered a combination of the domestic sciences, such as child...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 March 2021
... their financial futures on medically assisted reproduction. Otherwise, they find themselves confronting the moral questions of sperm donation, adoption, and divorce. The final ethnographic chapter shows the lengths to which some will go—including returning to their home country. This relatively short book...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 374–378.
Published: 01 November 2018
...) is a dialogue with her mother on maternity, her own birth, abortion, and menopause. The installation includes an old television set, a chair, the cardigan her mother wore during her puerperal period, and a forty-year-old umbilical cord her mother donated. In her photography series For the Last Two Days, I...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (3): 326–347.
Published: 01 November 2021
... pooled cash donations to pay for Khalil’s $85 steamship ticket (a discounted rate SLAS volunteer Emilia Khuri obtained by personally prevailing on Abraham K. Hitti in New York). 49 After four months of securing paperwork, raising funds, and demonstrating Khalil’s likelihood of becoming a public charge...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 363–367.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Committee of the Socialist Forum planned a live-music event to fund-raise, and several individuals crowdfunded donations with a specified limit to contribute to the march’s budget. The main teams that functioned in the lead-up to the march were outreach and design. Membership to these teams was from...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 144–164.
Published: 01 July 2020
... of the Iranian fan club, gave donations to facilities for disabled people in Iran ( fig. 5 ). They partake in these activities in the same way that the Korean fan clubs do, volunteering to raise the profile of their favorite star. In particular, BTS fans not only participate in fan-club activities but also make...
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