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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 123–132.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Ruth Mas Killian Caitlin , North African Women in France: Gender, Culture, and Identity ( Stanford University Press , 2006 ). Gray Doris H. , Muslim Women on the Move: Moroccan Women and French Women of Moroccan Origin Speak Out ( Lexington Books , 2008 ). Keaton...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 48–70.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Doris H. Gray Women in Morocco and second-generation women of Moroccan origin in France share significant similarities concerning major life issues such as their conception of Islam, legal changes affecting women on both sides of the Mediterranean, and personal and professional issues. A hard...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 146–149.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Tara Marie Dankel Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan , Hasso Frances . Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press , 2005 . xxxii+216 pp, including works cited and index. $24.95 (paper). ISBN 0-8156-3087-5 . Copyright © 2006 Association...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (2013) 9 (2): 80–107.
Published: 01 July 2013
... novelistic and journalistic accounts of Palestinian female suicide bombers from the United States and Algeria/France: Barbara Victor’s Army of Roses: Inside the World of Palestinian Suicide Bombers (Rodale, 2003) and Yasmina Khadra’s The Attack (Doubleday, 2005). It argues that sentimental terror narratives...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2018
... his young Nubian servant, Islam. Transgressive sexuality, anachronistic gender typology, narrative modes, and historicizing onomastics decenter the metropole of France and articulate a decolonized modernity. Even as it centers male sexual unruliness and invites a queer reading, the text stabilizes...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2020
.... Mariam must also deal with her liberal father, who opposes the hijab because of his own internalization of Islamophobic narratives that have become widespread in France. Engaging with feminist and cultural studies by such scholars as Saba Mahmood, Mohja Kahf, Lila Abu-Lughod, and Sara Ahmed, this article...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (2): 26–50.
Published: 01 July 2012
... France with non-governmental organization workers and village girls, it demonstrates how humanitarian work is rendered meaningful by specific actors, its effects coexisting alongside, rather than supplanting, other forms of sociality. In tracing the ways in which a youth habitus based on rights is “made...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 80–106.
Published: 01 July 2014
... anti-colonialism, as well as the need for personal and political independence. In analyzing film critique from the last forty-five years, from the original release in France to contemporary screenings, this article demonstrates how the critics’ views of female characters as participants in irregular...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2009
... public and galvanized the organization Ni Putes Ni Soumises (translated by Chenut as Neither Whore Nor Submissive) to plan a fi ve-week march across France in early 2003 to draw attention to the dire conditions of young women in mostly immigrant housing projects. Th e march catapulted Ni Putes Ni...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 2009
... olocuscus o fof a nan-- thropologist John Bowen’s book, Why the French Don’t Like Headscarves, the fi rst comprehensive examination of the current debate in France over ostentatious religious symbols in the public space, neatly couched in the question of les voilées. Th e book takes the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 438–441.
Published: 01 November 2017
... book claims that it “analyzes the links between creative dissidence and inscriptions of violence in the writings of a selected group of postcolonial Arab women,” including Assia Djebar, Leïla Sebbar, and Maïssa Bey (Algeria and France); Aïcha Ech-Chenna and Laila Lalami (Morocco and the United States...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 104–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Susan Slyomovics Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 After the end of Algeria’s brutal war for independence (1954–62), the European settler population of over a million departed, an exodus mainly to France. In 1965 one of the Virgin Mary statues was...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 235.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Suhair Sibai; Frances S. Hasso Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 How can any work of art fully capture what exists beyond the work—personal experience and emotion? I aim for evocative imagery that charges the soul and pierces our beings. I have...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 July 2015
... December 24, 2014 Translated and edited by miriam cooke and Frances Hasso Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 Q andisha Magazwine is a female collaborative webzine based in Morocco that publishes daily, largely in French and Arabic. It was...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2009
... colonial memory in contemporary France, even among “left - wing intellectuals” (72). Zayzafoon critically engages with Said’s Orientalism and with many of the critiques of his shortcomings and omissions, such as his holistic view on “Western” constructions of the Orient, failure to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 3–23.
Published: 01 March 2015
... particularly attractive alternative for Jews with the greatest wealth and the most formal, modern education. The Alliance Israélite Universelle (Universal Jewish Alliance; AIU), founded in France in 1860, took on the Jewish dimension of France’s “civilizing mission” with the aim of leading Jews to social...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Frances S. Hasso Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 As we enter our fourth and final year as editors of the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies , we look back with pride and forward with continued excitement. We have published a number of thematic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 107–134.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Frances S. Hasso Since the 1980s, an explosion in state, international, and nongovernmental campaigns and programs propose to increase women’s rights and protections in Arab countries. Women and women’s rights activists often invite and appeal to male-dominated states to regulate, intervene, or...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 392–394.
Published: 01 November 2019
... sexual difference to the foundation of modern secular regimes, as well as to justify “white, Western, and Christian racial and religious superiority” (3). Sex and Secularism builds on Scott’s earlier book The Politics of the Veil (2007), which examined the headscarf controversies in France...