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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 188–191.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Jeffrey Jurgens Stolen Honor: Stigmatizing Muslim Men in Berlin , Ewing Katherine Pratt . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2008 . Pp. xii, 282 . ISBN 978-0-8047-5900-7 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010 188  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2007
... economic independence, challenging the very concept of namus (honor), and at times calling into question the value of the institution of marriage. The column often appeared in proximity to reports of youth suicides. Thus the column and its context allow us to examine the social tensions produced by the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 24–49.
Published: 01 March 2009
... dimension in the administration of House of Obedience. Aspects concerning the wider sociopolitical context are crucial, notably the preeminence of the notion of family honor ( sharaf ), the mutually constitutive relation between the shari‘a court and the community, and the specificities of court cases. As...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 March 2011
... conducted with group members now living in Israel. The meeting of these voices called for a multidimensional examination of central themes including the ideal female body, its boundaries, and transgressions of those boundaries; mechanisms of control; and the complex relationships between honor and shame and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 12–30.
Published: 01 November 2008
... shows how Sertel analytically linked women’s economic dependence with ideologies of sexual honor that limited and controlled access to women’s sexuality. This led her to identify the origins of prostitution as economic, to oppose the licensing of brothels and the regulation of prostitutes by the state...
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Published: 01 July 2016
Figure 2. Women using outdoor gym equipment in Cumhuriyet Park. Faces are not exposed to honor their request. Photo: Sertaç Sehlikoglu Figure 2. Women using outdoor gym equipment in Cumhuriyet Park. Faces are not exposed to honor their request. Photo: Sertaç Sehlikoglu More
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Custom and Honor Killings). We also monitor compliance with international conventions, such as the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, the Istanbul Convention, and the Children’s Rights Convention. A second activity is Children Would Save the World. The project...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 2015
... assumptions that underlay Bush’s comments ever more deeply entrenched. Those assumptions posit a Muslim culture in which women are innocent victims trapped in arranged marriages, stoned for adultery and other sexual misdemeanors, murdered by their fathers and brothers for violating family honor, and generally...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 224–226.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... Suffering from the loss of dignity and honor, the manly qabaday characters fear that women’s empowerment in the public sector suppresses their masculinity, which leads them to pursue dominance at home. Joubin suggests that the domination of husbands over wives counteracts male vulnerability in ways that...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 103–105.
Published: 01 November 2007
...); the need to document and gather information to remember and memorialize the destruction of men and women during persecution and war (Kurdistan Daloy); the horrors of honor killings in Kurdistan as a result of war (Jula Haji); the prevalence of honor killings abroad in countries...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 96–107.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., female genital mutilation, and honor killings? This brief historical report will discuss key events leading to this transformation and its significance in the creation of a new international consensus on women’s human rights. AI based its work on the 1948 United Nations...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 106–108.
Published: 01 July 2008
... analyzes a rich array of primary sources—archival, artistic, literary, print media, and memoir literature—to explore notions BOOK REVIEWS  107 of honor (familial and national) in the complex construction of the Brit- ish occupation and the 1919...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 114–117.
Published: 01 July 2008
...- formation is not clear. Th e chapter titled “Honor and Shame” is full of problematic generalizations about Islamic values and honor in the Arab world versus honor in French schools. Its connection to the rest of the material and its value are questionable. Th e title of the collection...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 113–115.
Published: 01 November 2011
... extensive and intensive survey of criminal laws in the Middle East relating to women and sexuality, covering legal dealings with adultery under shari‘a, honor crimes, rape, incest and sexual abuse of children, sexual harassment, homosexuality, transsexual/transvestism, illegitimate...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 123–126.
Published: 01 November 2007
...- ings,” he rightfully situates his book and research against many of the reductive tropes that have characterized Western conceptions of MENA societies. He deconstructs sweeping labels that have been used to describe a MENA “psyche,” among them tribal, honor, and fatalistic. In the next...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Joachim Helfer’s What Makes a Man? Sex Talk in Beirut and Berlin ; and a collection of original essays honoring the contributions of editor miriam cooke. ...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 107–124.
Published: 01 March 2008
... feminism and the evolution of the First and Second Eastern Women’s Congresses (NNS 2005, 24–35). Honorable assembly! Before anything else, I sense and praise the spirit of youth and enthusi- asm that has been created in you. Th e glory, honor, greatness, and maj- esty of your...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 476–478.
Published: 01 November 2017
... from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States with language that draws on Orientalism, noting that “the U.S. should not admit those who engage in ‘honor’ killings.” Meanwhile the United States normalizes rape culture in the executive office and at the 2017 Academy Awards. Honor...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 126–127.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Palestine, with emphasis on issues of race, gender, and religion. She published her book The Poetics of Military Occupation (University of California Press, 1990) on resistance theatre of the Mzeina Bedouin of the South Sinai, Egypt. The book won the 1990 Honorable Men- tion of the Victor Turner...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 137–138.
Published: 01 November 2008
... (1991)(1991) andand Iran and Beyond: Es- says in Middle Eastern History in Honor of Nikki R. Keddie (2000). Baron has received grants from the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Woodrow Wilson and Ford Foundations. She cofounded and codirects...