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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 163–166.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Hina Azam Sexuality in Muslim Contexts: Restrictions and Resistance , Hélie Anissa Hoodfar Homa , eds. London and New York : Zed Books , 2012 . 346 pages. ISBN 978-1-78032-285-8 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 161–163.
Published: 01 July 2014
...: Restrictions and Resistance Anissa Hélie and Homa Hoodfar, eds. London and New York: Zed Books, 2012. 346 pages. ISBN 978-1-78032-285-8. Reviewed by Hina Azam, University of Texas at Austin In this volume, editors Anissa Hélie and Homa Hoodfar bring together eleven essays...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 139–142.
Published: 01 July 2016
... of sex, sexuality, domesticity, and familiarity. This collection engages with scholarship on the exercise and organization of intimate state power (Aretxaga 2003 ; Hoodfar 1997 ; Joseph 1993 ; Mir-Hosseini 1993 ; Povinelli 2006 ; Stoler 2002 ). The primary domains of this (political...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 220–239.
Published: 01 July 2021
... the 1979 revolution (see Ahmadi Khorassani 2011 ; Amin 2002 ; Bamdad 1977 ; Hoodfar 1992 ; Paidar 1995 ; Sedghi 2007 ). Arguing that wearing the veil empowered them, urban, middle-class Iranian women inverted the argument that wearing the hijab is oppressive while expressing solidarity with women who...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 151–153.
Published: 01 November 2013
...), Avenues of Participation: Family, Politics, and Networks in Urban Quarters of Cairo (1995), and Development, Change, and Gender in Cairo: A View from the Household (co-edited with Homa Hoodfar, 1996). She received her B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from Princeton University and did graduate work...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Amar (American University in Cairo Press, 2006) and Development, Change, and Gender in Cairo: A View from the Household with Homa Hoodfar (Indiana University Press, 1996). Her recent research interests also include Personal Status Law Reform, the high cost of marriage...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 102–119.
Published: 01 November 2009
... migrants (Myntti 1984; Brink 1991; Hoodfar 1996), Lebanese migrants are highly skilled. Similar studies on Lebanese migration sup- port these fi ndings (Lorfi ng 1984; Azzam and Shaib 1997). According to Lorfi ng, there were no unskilled workers among the migrant males of the 99 families...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 28–53.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and Homa Hoodfar (1996, xviii) indicated, since in this case, it is partially offset by the forming of new relationships in the workplace. Garment production in the Mahalla factory complex is carried out by teams of fifteen to twenty female workers, a number par- ticularly conducive...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 157–178.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., and imaginations are constructed from an early age following internal (re)circulation of affective exchange. While financial negotiations are central to courtship periods (Hoodfar 1997 ; Singerman 1995 ), they do not deprive the couple of reciprocal feelings of love (Adely 2016 ; Nasser El-Dine 2018 ). When...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Relationships Renegotiated and Redefined” (Shelley Feldman, Frances Hasso, and Homa Hoodfar). Part 1 considers marital relations and family law reform during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Egypt, particularly in relation to the notion of “bayt al-ta’a” (the house...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 166–180.
Published: 01 July 2016
... during these chats (Hoodfar 1999 , 250–56) often share men’s assumptions about pleasure and strength in coffee shop conversations. This partially explains the success of models of manhood that could be deemed oppressive among certain women; they are seen as most able to provide pleasurable moments...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... These changes are well documented by specialists from various disciplines and from diverse perspec- tives (see Hopkins 2003; Singerman and Hoodfar 1996; Tucker 1993; Mogha- dam 1993; Afshar 1993; Abbasi-Shavazi, McDonald, Chavoshi 2003). They stem from a multitude of reasons moulded by modernity...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 July 2009
... by their husbands (Hoodfar 2008). Additionally, compulsory veiling and adherence to Islamic dress impact women more heavily than men. On March 7, 1979, Khomeini decreed that women were required to wear the veil; shortly thereaft er he annulled the Family Rights Act (which had given women rights...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2014
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 31–57.
Published: 01 November 2008
... of population control, earning recognition from the United Nations and the World Health Organization (Hoodfar and Assadpour 2000, 19; Keddie 2007, 116; Index Mundi 2008; UNICEF Statistics 2008; Afary forthcoming). BETH BARON  33...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 1–27.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Amar, 2006), Avenues of Participation: Family, Politics, and Networks in Urban Quarters of Cairo (1995), and Development, Change, and Gender in Cairo: A View from the Household (co-edited with Homa Hoodfar, 1996). She received her B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from Princeton University and did graduate...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Globalized Middle East with Paul Amar (American University in Cairo Press, 2006) and Development, Change, and Gender in Cairo: A View from the Household with Homa Hoodfar (Indiana University Press, 1996). Her recent research interests...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 213–226.
Published: 01 July 2020
... it’s the same thing. SB: A recent piece of news that made it to the United States was the imprisonment of Professor Homa Hoodfar in Iran a couple of years ago, and many people were a bit anxious about what it means to do research in Iran now and the prospect particularly for North American...