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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 27–55.
Published: 01 July 2011
... contexts of a growing Muslim German public sphere, Muslim German cultural production, and the public sphere at large. Kandemir’s transformation unfolds in Germany in the middle of an often young and visible larger movement of Muslim piety. Her narrative and experience transcend her individual life and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 188–191.
Published: 01 November 2010
... commonly associate Muslim/Turkish men with the oppression of their wives and daughters, the violent defense of their “honor,” and a broader refusal to integrate into majority German society. She argues that these gendered representations have become so naturalized in state policy...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 75–77.
Published: 01 March 2018
... colonialism to reflections on othering and heteronormativity. Nominally authored by two writers, the industrious Lebanese novelist Rashid al-Daif and the much less known German author Joachim Helfer, the volume is structurally based on a variety of texts. Central is an initial essay (originally published...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 68–74.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 The Lebanese novelist Rashid al-Daif asks the German novelist Joachim Helfer to help him schedule and interpret an interview in Literaturhaus, a distinguished literary institution in Berlin. Al-Daif would like to interview not Günter Grass or Herta Müller but an...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 116.
Published: 01 March 2019
... love. . . . That is the belief, the faith I keep.” These words are so germane for our time, an era permeated by fear and hate kept alive by misinformation, misperceptions, and the heartbreaking absence of truth. The figure, holding the letter ḥaʾ for ḥubb (love) close to her (his?) heart, reminds...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 129–131.
Published: 01 November 2007
... As the title suggests, this work undertakes the task of tracing the social transformations among educated young middle-class women in con- temporary Jordan. Julia Droeber, a German anthropologist, draws upon two years of fieldwork in Jordan’s capital, Amman. Most of her subjects shared a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Zurich. She has studied in Berlin and Cairo. Before moving to Zurich Dennerlein has done research and taught in academic institu- tions in Berlin, Jerusalem, Paris, and Hamburg. She has published on questions of Islamic family law and reform movements in North Africa in German, French...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 183–187.
Published: 01 November 2010
... to stop writing at all. But we have to fight back and learn how to enforce our rights as writers, whether we are Muslims or non-Muslims. The German publisher of my novel Woman at Point Zero changed my original title to a very bad one from the aesthetic point of view, which...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 122–123.
Published: 01 July 2013
... translated into Arabic, Dutch, and German. Christina Civantos is Associate Professor in the Department of Mod- ern Languages and Literatures at the University of Miami, Florida. She specializes in modern Spanish American and Arabic literary and cul- tural studies. Civantos’s main research...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 246–251.
Published: 01 July 2018
... by Chris Pine), and they kill the invading Germans in the battle that ensues. Diana leaves the island with Steve to save the real world. After a brief stint in London where she meets members of the Supreme War Council negotiating an armistice with the Germans, Diana discovers a German plan to release...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 152–155.
Published: 01 July 2006
... raised by French, German, Swiss, or Italian “gouvernantes” dates back to Khedive Isma’il, and the fact that the royal household was a microcosm of the identity of the nation is well described in the book. Russell’s analysis of journals from the time shows that for upper classes, and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 126–129.
Published: 01 November 2007
... middle-class women in con- temporary Jordan. Julia Droeber, a German anthropologist, draws upon two years of fieldwork in Jordan’s capital, Amman. Most of her subjects shared a specific identity: unmarried female students who attended the Modern Languages Department at the University of Jordan...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 July 2013
... novel, Hayati, My Life (2000). Several of her books have been translated into Arabic, Dutch, and German. Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., and Hamburg. She has published on questions of Islamic family law and reform movements in North Africa in German, French, and English. With E. Frietsch, Dennerlein co-edited Identitäten in Bewegung. Migration im Film (transcript, 2011). With D. Reetz, she was guest editor of South-South Linkages in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 354–358.
Published: 01 November 2015
... criticized for being married to a German man and was accused of traveling to Israel. The fourth cartoon, Lacking Brains and Religion , appeared on International Women’s Day, March 8, 2015 ( fig. 4 ). 4 Halloul depicts an apparently married couple, the man sitting on a chair with legs and arms crossed...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 149–152.
Published: 01 July 2006
... to find a scholarly work on the history of European governesses in Egypt. The elites’ tradition of being raised by French, German, Swiss, or Italian “gouvernantes” dates back to Khedive Isma’il, and the fact that the royal household was a microcosm of the identity of the nation is...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2018
... up as many copies as I could find to give as a wedding present to my friends.” Chicago Women in Publishing awarded Opening the Gates its First Prize for Books of Contemporary Relevance. The book was published in Dutch in 1991 and in German in 1992, and many individual works were republished in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 154–167.
Published: 01 March 2017
... ). These criticisms, however, do not address bystander approaches focused on producing social pressure that changes harassing behavior and creates new community norms, which is HarassMap’s goal. WenDo Egypt was established in May 2013 by Schirin Salem, a former gender project manager at the German...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 222–243.
Published: 01 July 2017
... turn of the century that men and women who planned to marry must be certified as syphilis free by established hospitals or appointed local or traveling physicians if they lived in the towns and villages of Kastamonu. 10 Düring Pasha was a German professor of dermatology and syphilis and served as a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 56–88.
Published: 01 July 2011