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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 333–337.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Ghiwa Sayegh; Yasmin Shafei American University of Beirut . January 19–20 , 2018 Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 The “Feminism in Crisis? Gender and the Arab Public Sphere” conference, coconvened by Carmen Geha, Sara Mourad, and Rim Saab at...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 143–153.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of art as a liminal space that subverts religious community norms. Even if Snitkoff-Lotan does not regard her work as feminist activism or resistance to Jewish Orthodox modesty norms, her artistic engagement with women’s embodiment contrasts with rabbinical law and could be called “de facto feminism...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 161–163.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Jane Bristol-Rhys Islamic Feminism in Kuwait: The Politics and Paradoxes , González Alessandra L. . New York : Palgrave , 2013 . 254 pages. ISBN 978-1-137-30473-5 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014 book...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 6–28.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Century Scholar. She publishes widely on secular and Islamic feminisms in the Middle East and Islamic world with works appearing in several languages including Arabic. Among her books are Feminists, Islam and Nation: Gender and the Making of Modern Egypt and Opening the Gates: An Arab Feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 56–88.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Studies 2011 56  mn  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES  7:2 MIZRAHI FEMINISM AND THE QUESTION OF PALESTINE Smadar Lavie mn ABSTRACT This paper analyzes the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 114–117.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Sherine Hafez Feminism in Islam: Secular and Religious Convergences , Badran Margot . London : Oneworld Publications , 2009 . 400 pages. ISBN 978-1-85168-556-1 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 114  mn  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES  7...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 113–116.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Edwige Tamalet Talbayev Gender and Identity in North Africa: Postcolonialism and Feminism in Maghrebi Women’s Literature , Cheref Abdelkader . London; New York : Tauris Academic Studies , 2010 . 206 pages. ISBN 978-1-84885-449-9 . Copyright © 2012 Association for Middle East...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 130–133.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Jessica Newman Between Feminism and Islam: Human Rights and Sharia Law in Morocco , Salime Zakia . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2011 . 248 pages. ISBN 978-0-8166-5134-5 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013 130  mn  Journal of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Michelle Hartman Nazira Zeineddine: A Pioneer of Islamic Feminism , cooke miriam . Oxford : Oneworld , 2010 . 137 pages. ISBN 978-1-85168-769-5 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013 book reviews  mn  133...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 6–30.
Published: 01 March 2008
... standards of equal rights feminism, the Women’s Party contributed to an enduring aspect of Iranian culture in which national conversations imagine a global audience. The thesis rests on two elements: 1) the use of recently published Iranian document sets and a previously unused press source to illustrate...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 83–106.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Eastern male nationalists and Western feminists. Simultaneously drawing inspiration and seeking autonomy from Western models, theirs was an attempt to define feminism in their own terms—one that defied the presumption of male reformers who tried to arrogate to themselves the task of modernizing Eastern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 195–197.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Shahnaz Rouse Zina, Transnational Feminism, and the Moral Regulation of Pakistani Women , Khan Shahnaz . Vancouver : UBC Press , 2006 . Pp. viii, 152 . ISBN 978-0-7748-1286-3 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 32–57.
Published: 01 July 2013
... tensions between cosmopolitan Islamic feminism and secular nationalism. This essay describes how memoir (whether an actual memoir, such as The Turkish Ordeal , or a fictional memoir, such as The Shirt of Flame ) constructs the object of its knowledge (the feminist self), and furthermore, how the feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 116–123.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Banu Gökarıksel Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 The corpus of miriam cooke’s writing defines new frontiers in scholarship on women’s writings on war and violence, Islamic feminism, and the dissident politics of art and literature. cooke engages with...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 124–128.
Published: 01 March 2018
... straightforward in addressing topics of Islam and women? Should they downplay the thorniness of women, gender, and sexuality issues in Islamic history, religious discourses, or contemporary societies? cooke’s work on Islamic feminism offers useful directions. During one of our many conversations about feminism...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 95–97.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Renée Michelle Ragin Feminism and Avant-Garde Aesthetics in the Levantine Novel . Kifah Hanna . New York : Palgrave MacMillan , 2016 . 198 pages. isbn 9781137548702. Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 Kifah Hanna’s Feminism and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 350–353.
Published: 01 November 2015
... right to live in line with their beliefs. In the spirit of equal opportunity, many feminists support women’s right to wear the head scarf in public settings, although other secular women support state prohibitions on the head scarf. In Turkey we divide feminism into three temporal frames, beginning...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 152–155.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Margot Badran Revolutionary Womanhood: Feminisms, Modernity, and the State in Nasser’s Egypt , Bier Laura . New York : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 246 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-7439-0 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014 152  mn  Journal of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 86–114.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Fatima Sadiqi; Moha Ennaji The Moroccan feminist movement has greatly feminized and democratized the public sphere in this country. An example of such a feminization is the recent 2004 Family Law reforms, which constitute the culmination of a long trajectory during which decisionmakers, political...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2008
... and the International Journal of Middle East Studies , as well as in several collections. Her most recent article, “International Feminism and the Women’s Movement in Egypt: A Reappraisal of Categories and Legacies,” is included in the collection, Family Ties and Ideational Changes in Egypt, Iran...