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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Margot Badran Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 The title of this essay is inspired by Opening the Gates: Over a Century of Arab Feminist Writing , which miriam cooke and I published in 1990 . The product of a generation—and harvest of many...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 23–52.
Published: 01 July 2009
... gate-keeping activity to the stigma of infertility and related treatments. At the societal level, the state’s role acquires heightened significance, owing to the marginalized minority status of Palestinian men in both countries. Our comparison reveals two contrasting situations: In Lebanon, the high...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 155–157.
Published: 01 November 2012
... ethnographic findings with historical analysis to investi- gate the complex circuitry of market-state-society, especially as it irradi- ates the formation of contemporary male subjectivities. He has been the recipient of Fulbright, Mellon, Wenner-Gren, and Ford awards. Collins has taught undergraduate...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 379–383.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Israeli occupation. In 2016 general funding for reproductive health programs fell from 726 million NOK in 2015 to 180 million NOK (NORAD 2017a ). From 2015 to 2016 government funding for smaller Norwegian NGO health projects was also reduced by 190 million NOK, while support to the Gates Foundation’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 224–226.
Published: 01 July 2015
... characters as instrumental for the production of masculinity rather than as fully developed characters. The emergence of the Biʾa Shammiyeh (Old Damascus) genre of historical fiction in the 1990s, most notably represented by the popular Ramadan miniseries Bab al-Hara ( The Neighborhood Gate ), further...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 158–161.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., Islam and Nation: Gender and the Making of Modern Egypt and Opening the Gates: An Arab Feminist Anthology, co-ed- ited with miriam cooke and which has just come out in a second, expanded edition. She is completing a book on feminism/s and Islam and another on comparative Islamic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 120–122.
Published: 01 July 2007
... in which prisoners create performative narratives of their experiences. Th rough her discussion of the relatively recent opening of public spaces where people can congre- gate, Slyomovics outlines how a narrative of human rights struggle in Morocco is increasingly possible. Th e...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 122–125.
Published: 01 July 2007
... narratives of their experiences. Th rough her discussion of the relatively recent opening of public spaces where people can congre- gate, Slyomovics outlines how a narrative of human rights struggle in Morocco is increasingly possible. Th e experiences of the various catego...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 114–117.
Published: 01 July 2008
..., the essays are ramblings or diary notes with very little critical analysis, documentation, or clear purpose. Even though Leaving Beirut isis notnot intendedintended asas a scholarlyscholarly text,text, it nonetheless deals with issues that have been researched and investi- gated by scholars and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 219–221.
Published: 01 July 2017
... home is characterized by “suffocating architecture: the windows are covered with iron grilles,” “the house gate is immovable,” and “the surrounding prairies are inhospitable to humans.” In contrast, Fatimah’s “authority of imagination” is expressed in the ambiguous underground oasis where she both...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 2019
... anxiously to pass through the gates to campus. A long line forms behind another young woman wearing a flamboyant pink headscarf who stubbornly refuses the directive to remove her nail polish. A student jokes that the authorities should hurry up and arrest her so that the rest of them can get to their...
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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 March 2013) 9 (1): 130–133.
Published: 01 March 2013
...-known anthology, Open- ing the Gates: A Century of Arab Feminist Writing (1990) co-edited by ...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2013
... century. In the preface, miriam cooke charts her journey to discovering Zeineddine’s life story, which was in part prompted by the inclusion of an excerpt of her work in the well-known anthology, Open- ing the Gates: A Century of Arab Feminist Writing (1990) co-edited by 134  mn  Journal of Middle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 March 2018
... (1984) and Nazira Zeineddine: A Pioneer of Islamic Feminism (2010). Her half dozen coedited books include Opening the Gates: A Century of Arab Feminist Writing , in collaboration with Margot Badran (1990; rpt. 2005). Yet for all these accomplishments, miriam cooke is among the most humble...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 291–295.
Published: 01 July 2016
... , and cooke miriam , eds. 2004 . Opening the Gates: An Anthology of Arab Feminist Writing . Bloomington : Indiana University Press . Brookshaw Dominic . 2013 . “ Women in Praise of Women: Female Poets and Female Patrons in Qajar Iran .” Iranian Studies: Journal of the International...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 88–92.
Published: 01 March 2016
... . Hallaq Wael B. 1984 . “ Was the Gate of Ijtihad Closed? ” International Journal of Middle East Studies 16 , no. 1 : 3 – 41 . Moghadam Valentine M. 1993 . Modernizing Women: Gender and Social Change in the Middle East . Boulder, CO : Rienner . Sadiqi Fatima , ed. 2016...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 139–144.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., alternately affi rming “tradition” and distancing themselves from it. Th is controversial position is a valuable contribution to the ongoing discussion in subaltern studies of relations between state and subaltern. Kanaaneh goes beyond the immediately apparent material discrepancies to investi- gate...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 265–286.
Published: 01 July 2017
..., including her son, Fatima’s father (15). Hakima’s iron grip is reflected in the home’s suffocating architecture: the windows are covered with iron grilles (al-Tahawy 1999 , 10), the house gate is immovable (al-Tahawy 2000 , 13), and the surrounding prairies are inhospitable to humans (al-Tahawy 2000...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 1–27.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Egyptians of lim- ited means remains an almost obsessive concern of young men and their parents (who typically must provide the apartment for a marriage), Egypt is awash with massive new, luxurious—largely empty—gated compounds diane singerman  mn  7...