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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 461–468.
Published: 01 November 2017
... “beyond,” this “utopian” and “imaginary” femininity, that we can get to a different kind of ethics, a feminist ethics. How have your views changed since then and what is your latest take on this “imaginary femininity”? How you would explain “feminist ethics” to an Iranian readership or characterize it...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 51–77.
Published: 01 July 2012
... modern law and society as both a promise of lifelong companionship and a private institution that threatens to close a woman off from her other relationships, especially those with her female friends, and thereby from her means of engaging in the ethical work of developing a pious self. It also reads...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 134–136.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Laury Silvers Sexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Reflections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence , Ali Kecia . Oxford : Oneworld Publications , 2006 . Pp. xxviii, 217 . ISBN 9781851684564 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 134  JOURNAL OF...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 March 2017
... media’s antiswearing campaigns and policies, ostensibly to uphold fair play, miss how fans gender fairness by referring to the masculine ideal of the crazy/hot-blooded young man ( delikanlı ). In keeping with theorization on “ordinary ethics” in anthropology, this analysis illuminates how fairness and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 30–53.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... This article provides an analysis of Amiry’s strategic use of humor as a way of resisting Israeli authority, articulating ethical and practical dilemmas resulting from the occupation, alleviating her sense of anxiety, and establishing social connections with others. Nadine Sinno is Assistant...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 68–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
...J. Andrew Bush Abstract Based on ethnographic fieldwork in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, this article tracks the imbrication of ordinary and mystical desire in the life of a Muslim man who disavows pietistic forms of ethical striving. It examines the way tropes of desire from Sufi poetry affect...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 128–132.
Published: 01 March 2014
... have tried to position the research in relation to my long personal history in Sudan and to my equally long and problematic academic connection with anthropology. I have come to recognize that my com- plex personal, ethical, and methodological dilemmas are the product of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
...” (chap. 11). “Before” delineates Schulman’s early biography and family history of persecution and migration, shedding light on the powers that shaped her Jewish-diasporic identity and ethics. Part 1, “Solidarity Visit,” then gestures toward her decision not to give the keynote address at the Tenth Annual...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 374–375.
Published: 01 November 2015
... spreading what they consider to be vices. Members are stigmatized as “bad girls,” atheists, and having no ethics or morals. Others claim that we are not real feminists, because we facilitate discussions about discrimination based on beauty standards, and they want us to discuss only sexual harassment...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of Memory. She is currently researching the politics and ethics of the international circulation of discourses on Muslim women’s rights. She was a 2007 Carnegie Scholar. Jasmin Darznik is Assistant Professor of English at Washington and Lee University and Visiting Professor in the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 348–350.
Published: 01 November 2018
... archive, Kam exposes the law by granting the public a right to access and know Israel’s archive of executions. Azoulay coins the phrase material archives to account for the ethical dissonance of an archon who is dismantled from within by the compulsion to share widely rather than conceal the source...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 26–50.
Published: 01 July 2012
... human- ity. Young humanity constitutes, in my view, a universalized model of childhood and youth promoted by transnational organizations and state governments and articulated through the language of human rights and humanitarian ethics. This form of humanity gains traction through...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 246–251.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the 2014 Israeli assault on Gaza that killed hundreds of Palestinian men, women, and children. Using an ethical-aesthetic approach, Felix Guattari ( 1995 , 14) argues that an artistic production “detaches itself from . . . connotations that are as much cognitive as aesthetic,” enabling the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 131–134.
Published: 01 November 2008
... an important part of current discourse. Sexual Ethics and Islam: Feminist Refl ections on Qur’an, Hadith, and Jurisprudence Kecia Ali. Oxford: Oneworld Publications, 2006. Pp. xxviii, 217. ISBN 9781851684564...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 1–18.
Published: 01 November 2010
... among Islamic thinkers and politicians, even among those who seek to combine Islamic ethics and capitalism.3 For example, those Islamists who take a “moral capitalist” stand (Tuğal 2002, 93) emphasize religious ethics and solidarity in the everyday life of Muslim subjects, advocate...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 142–145.
Published: 01 November 2013
... argues, for example, “Islamic bioethics cannot be reduced to and equated with the fatwas of the jurists” (103). Another major contribution of the book is to point out that, in many Muslim-majority countries, key ethical decisions about ARTs are not addressed in policy but rather left...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 213–216.
Published: 01 July 2018
... perceptions of the revolution from initial celebrations to a questioning of its “revolutionary” nature. For Elsadda, these experiences of creating a living archive raise questions about representation and ethics, as well as the intermediary role of the archivist. Despite attempts to mitigate the unequal power...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 242–245.
Published: 01 July 2018
... of being gay in homophobic societies, the challenges of coming out, the joy of falling in love, and the devastation of forced migration. Although I discussed the implications of the film and acquired consent from each character, there were numerous ethical challenges once I started filming. For...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 121–128.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., rather than free choice or free will, that informs the agency of par- ticipants in her study, but disassociates her understanding of it from the work of Bourdieu. Instead, she refers us to Aristotelian ideas about ethics and ethical practices that are referenced in Michel Foucault’s concept of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 80–107.
Published: 01 July 2013
... imagined community of ethical subjects is strengthened through the experience of narrative. This claim about sympathy and literature is so obvious as to be redundant— unless the character happens to be a suicide bomber or to fantasize about maiming other women with acid. In the context of terrorism...