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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2014
... University in 2012. Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014 katja Žvan elliott  mn  1 MOROCCO AND ITS WOMEN’S RIGHTS STRUGGLE A FAILURE TO LIVE UP TO ITS PROGRESSIVE IMAGE Katja...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 216–220.
Published: 01 July 2015
..., Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates—the collective uses tongue-in-cheek appropriation as the basis of performative installations and happenings. In doing so, the GCC pinpoints the ritualized posturing and image branding that characterizes the realm of Gulf politics. The...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 130–132.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Christine Fergus Muslim Women in the United Kingdom and Beyond: Experiences and Images , Jawad Haifaa Benn Tansin , eds., 2003 . Leiden, Boston : Brill . Pp.xxvi + 180 . $96.00 /cloth. Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2005 130  JOURNAL OF...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 31–55.
Published: 01 July 2007
... HODA ELSADDA  31 IMAGING THE “NEW MAN” Gender and Nation in Arab Literary Narratives in the Early Twentieth Century Hoda Elsadda  ABSTRACT Th e...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 91–117.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Carla Jones The recent and highly visible rise of Islamic consumer culture in contemporary urban Indonesia is a source of both pleasure and anxiety for many Indonesians, figuring in debates about the appeal of a new piety there in the past decade. At the center of these debates is the image of the...
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Published: 01 July 2016
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 306–322.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Edith Szanto Abstract During the onslaught of the Islamic caliphate on Kobanî, Syria, media outlets across the globe broadcast pictures of brave and often unveiled Kurdish women fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), a quintessentially male force of destruction. The images of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 75–98.
Published: 01 November 2007
... political regimes have assigned to the veil meanings corresponding to their own ideologies. Through imposed unveiling and re-veiling, these regimes have constructed an ideal image of Iranian women and in turn of Iran as a modern or an Islamic country. This essentialized singular image has led to the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 31–49.
Published: 01 March 2016
... women challenge gender expectations and undermine conventional concepts of masculinity by creating a variety of male images, such as the liberal-minded individual, the frustrated intellectual, the sexually disoriented male, the business tycoon, the hapless immigrant, and the Islamic jihadist—all as...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 March 2009
... and 2005, there were noticeable shift s in apprehensions of the burqa in the Western media. In Fall 2006, burqa images even appeared on the Paris runways and in Vogue fashion spreads. This article charts the burqa’s evolution from “shock to chic” and the process of its commodification in the Western...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 35–59.
Published: 01 July 2006
... taking place in the absence of women’s contribution and participation. Drawing on examples from different countries, I demonstrate how women are shaping, impacting, and redefining the public sphere by producing alternative discourses and images about womanhood, citizenship, and political participation in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 149–182.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Marilyn Booth This essay considers the recent production of texts in English that construct and rely on repeated and homogenized images of Muslim women, focusing on a translated text but arguing for its contextualization within the market of popular memoir. Taking the translation of Rajaa Alsanea’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 71–97.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Jared McCormick This inquiry explores questions of movement and tourism in relation to sexuality within the context of Lebanon’s nascent gay travel industry. The first section examines how imagery of Arab men is mediatized and circulated, with (un)intended effects. Many of the images take form...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 115–136.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Carol Malt As more women enter the museum profession in the MENA countries, they are using their influence as instruments of change to put forward issues of women’s equality in museum programs, displays, and publications and thus ultimately help shape the future image and status of women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 116.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Ellen McLarney Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 The versatile multimedia artwork by Jordanian Hilda Hiary weaves texts, words, script, and letters into color and image, and color and image into text. She creates multiplanar works of bodies and books...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 326–336.
Published: 01 July 2017
... 1953 and over more than fifty years created hundreds of thousands of images of Saida’s residents: brides and grooms, wrestlers and babies, and Palestinian and Syrian resistance fighters in the 1970s. The images in Hashem El Madani date from the early 1950s to the mid-1970s and tell of everyday life...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 236–241.
Published: 01 July 2018
... 2012 ). This series consists of four images, each of a single, larger-than-life woman’s head wearing a headdress typically donned by Saudi men. The figure in each print uses rich black ink that strongly contrasts against vividly white paper. Two of the portrait visages look at the viewer (in black and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 235.
Published: 01 July 2018
... and sexuality are intimate and public concerns is as true for imperial, colonial, and racist projects as it is for decolonizing ones. The image foregrounds a woman’s body connected with nature as cultivating ground and outcome. It expresses a willful sexuality, her vagina as a site of pleasure rather...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 118–148.
Published: 01 November 2010
... trace out how marketing images seek to suture tesettür and fashion at the same time as consumers negotiate them as competing pulls to which they devise contingent solutions in their everyday practices of dress. In the summer of 2009, we conducted eleven focus groups with women consumers of...