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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 121–128.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Amina Jamal Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject , Mahmood Saba . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2004 . Pp. xvi, 233 . ISBN 9780691086958 . An Enchanted Modern: Gender and Public Piety in Shi‘i Lebanon , Deeb Lara . Princeton...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Esin Düzel Kurdish Life in Contemporary Turkey: Migration, Gender, and Ethnic Identity Grabolle-Çeliker Anna London : Tauris , 2013 299 pages. isbn 978-1-78076-092-6 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 Anna Grabolle-Çeliker’s Kurdish...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 March 2015
... building women’s studies has been painfully slow. For example, the minor in women’s studies that I developed in 2006 at the American University of Sharjah remains the only such undergraduate program in the Persian Gulf region. The idea of establishing the United Arab Emirates Gender and Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 224–226.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Shayna M. Silverstein The Politics of Love: Sexuality, Gender, and Marriage in Syrian Television Drama Joubin Rebecca Lanham, MD : Lexington , 2013 486 pages. isbn 978-0-7391-8429-5 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 In this compendium...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 250–251.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Khalid Hadeed Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 This dissertation explores the relations between gender and crisis in Arabic literature from the late 1960s to the present. Working in a regional Arab context, I define crisis as an endemic situation of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 325–330.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Elif Akşit; Ezgi Saritaş Muslim Nationalism and the New Turks . White Jenny . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2014 . 261 pages. isbn 9780691161921 Gendered Identities: Criticizing Patriarchy in Turkey . Dönmez Rasim Özgür and Özmen Fazilet Ahu , eds...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 337–339.
Published: 01 November 2015
...L. L. Wynn Live and Die Like a Man: Gender Dynamics in Urban Egypt Ghannam Farha Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2012 . 222 pages. isbn 9780804783293 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 Editors’ note: Live and Die Like a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 343–362.
Published: 01 November 2016
... widely elaborated since the 1980s (Steans 1998 , 1, 36, 184; see also Enloe 1989 and Yuval-Davies 1997 ). Nationalist ideologies, especially, “include prescriptions for gender-appropriate behaviour and use women as potent symbols of cultural identity,” while “defining and controlling women is central...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 225–245.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Asli Zengin Abstract This article is about how sex, gender, and sexuality are governed in Turkey at the intersection of intimate contact and mandated encounters with medicolegal institutions and the bodies of sex/gender transgressive people. To explore this question, it brings two institutional...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 258–260.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Sarah Irving Agency and Gender in Gaza: Masculinity, Femininity, and Family during the Second Intifada . Muhanna Aitemad . Farnham : Ashgate , 2013 . 222 pages. isbn 9781409454533 Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2016 As Nicola Pratt...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 318–320.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Edna Bonhomme Medicine and Morality in Egypt: Gender and Sexuality in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century . Gadelrab Sherry Sayed . London : Tauris , 2016 . 216 pages. isbn 9781780767512. Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 448–450.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Vivian Solana Interpreters of Occupation: Gender and the Politics of Belonging in an Iraqi Refugee Network . Campbell Madeline Otis . Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press , 2016 . 240 pages. isbn 9780815634379. Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 29–52.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Sondra Hale SONDRA HALE is Professor of Anthropology and Women’s Studies and Chair of Women’s Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She works in both the Middle East and Africa, specializing in northern Sudanese and Eritrean studies. She has published Gender Politics...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 March 2005
... the Russell Sage Foundation. Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2005 AMANEY JAMAL GH 53 MOSQUES, COLLECTIVE IDENTITY AND GENDER DIFFERENCES AMONG ARAB AMERICAN MUSLIMS...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 126–129.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... Furthermore, the EWIC challenges fields that have been slower to respond to the interventions made by gender and women’s studies, like economics, political history, Middle East studies, as well as those that haven’t yet adequately addressed Islamic cultures in their midst such as Southeast...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 71–101.
Published: 01 November 2006
... class, in the present work we examine this program’s gender implications. In addition to the role it played in the emergence of the ethno-working class, the program significantly contributed to the reproduction and reinforcement of a gender-based division of labor in Israeli society. This double-edge...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Republican elites’ attempts to redefine family life and gender roles, and to hear, albeit at some remove, the voices of those caught up in such tensions. It also reveals the diversity of voices within the Republican camp in this early formative period. A. Holly Shissler is Associate Professor of Middle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 31–55.
Published: 01 July 2007
... women, about themselves, and about their conception of ideal manhood. I argue that overt discussions of masculinity ran parallel to discussions of femininity. They might not have dominated the cultural scene like the debates on “the woman question,” but they are revealing of the complexities of gender...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 21–44.
Published: 01 November 2007
... between estranged partners over the right to have their fertilized eggs implanted in a surrogate mother's womb. The paper probes the political repercussions of the case in terms of the impact on the pronatalist local order and gender relations. It shows that certain subjects, mostly those of a more...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 30–59.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Sophie Richter-Devroe Conflict resolution theory and praxis have been criticized for being insensitive to local cultures and, particularly, for not considering culturally specific gender roles carefully enough. Yet, on the other hand, culturally sensitive and gender-friendly approaches have also...