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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Megan Khairallah Balconies: A Mediterranean Memoir , Mourani Mishka Mojabber . Beirut : Dar An-Nahar , 2009 . 101 pages. ISBN 978-9953-74-257-1 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 126  mn  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES  7:1 and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 8–39.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Judith E. Tucker The practices of pirates and corsairs in the Mediterranean in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries provide the backdrop for a discussion of gendered violence. First I explore the most common form of that violence—male on male violence—and argue that it can be as fully gendered...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 86–88.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Paromita Kar Women, Dance, and Revolution: Performance and Protest in the Southern Mediterranean . Martin Rose . London : Tauris , 2016 . 180 pages. ISBN 9781784532482. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 Set against rich descriptions...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 104–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., and presentations on thematic panels by colleagues, friends, collaborators, and former students. The selected pieces offer original essays that build on cooke’s concerns or reflect on her multifaceted career, which includes intellectual production and institution building. Like the Mediterranean...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 48–70.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Doris H. Gray Women in Morocco and second-generation women of Moroccan origin in France share significant similarities concerning major life issues such as their conception of Islam, legal changes affecting women on both sides of the Mediterranean, and personal and professional issues. A hard...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 4–5.
Published: 01 March 2007
... productive feminist politics within and across an increasingly militarized Mediterranean. Similarly, in her analysis of new trends in Turkish feminist politics, Sedef Arat-Koç argues that shifting geo- graphical imaginaries demand a critical reengagement with the modern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 122–123.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Literature. He has authored three book-length translations: Nobel laureate Orhan Pamuk’s My Name is Red; Atiq Rahimi’s Earth and Ashes (from Dari); and A. H. Tanpınar’s novel of Turkish modernity, A Mind at Peace. Göknar is the co-editor of Mediterranean Passages: Readings from Dido to Derrida...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2011
... indelible mark on Iranian history. Balconies: A Mediterranean Memoir Mishka Mojabber Mourani. Beirut: Dar An-Nahar, 2009. 101 pages. ISBN 978-9953-74-257-1. Reviewed by Megan Khairallah, University of Balamand Part memoir, part photo...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 98–103.
Published: 01 March 2015
... constitutes a zone where five empires clashed from the early twentieth century on—Ottoman, Italian, British, French, and their successors the petroleum conglomerates—and that both the Great Desert and the Mediterranean were places where empires were constructed, defeated, dismantled, and reborn. It included...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 88–92.
Published: 01 March 2016
... a valuable contribution to North African, Middle Eastern, and Mediterranean studies. Employing novel approaches and methodologies, new theories, and new sources in the post–Arab Spring moment, the books highlight the role of gender in the making of the historical and contemporary political Maghreb...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 350–353.
Published: 01 November 2015
... East and the West. Byzantine and Mediterranean traces in patriarchal structures intrigue scholars. According to the global boundaries drawn during the Cold War, however, Turkey is in the East, and its military and governmental structure was designed to combat communism and social uprisings. But it was...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 2009
... who are primarily interested in gender stud- ies and debates on immigration and transnationalism in Europe. Bowen begins by noting that scarves are not unusual in the Mediterranean: the Spanish mantilla, Hermès scarves, and images of Grace Kelly meander- ing through Monaco, hair bescarved, are...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 119–122.
Published: 01 November 2006
... collection of short stories about people living on the Nile, Port Said, and the Mediterranean refl ects the Egyptian living through turbulent times. Th e stories capture the Egyptian fervent belief in Nasser and the defeat of his nationalist vision, the rise of a globalized economy under Sadat’s Infi...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 124–128.
Published: 01 November 2011
... jewel of Palestine and its window onto the Mediterranean. But since the war of 1948, most Arabs have been forced out of Jaffa, and it has become a de- graded borough of Tel Aviv. Monterescu sees this town as a “third space,” giving rise to a “new postcolonial ‘multi-essentialist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 213–216.
Published: 01 July 2018
... immigrants around the world. One of the center’s major objectives is to document the history of eastern Mediterranean immigrants in the United States since the 1860s and chart their diffusion throughout the country. To achieve this end, the center preserves and digitizes existing material and collects oral...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 1–7.
Published: 01 July 2006
... a work- Tshop we organized for the Sixth Mediterranean Social and Political Research Meeting, which took place from 16‒20 March 2005, in Monte- catini, Italy. The purpose of the workshop was to examine the proposition that the public sphere in a number of MENA countries is changing and civil...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 6–34.
Published: 01 March 2007
... the Barcelona Process which, while financing activities to advance women’s rights in the Mediterranean South, also support Shengen policies that restrict the movement of people from the South LILIA LABIDI  9 to the countries of the North...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 112–139.
Published: 01 July 2005
... “Mediterranean” model may be more appropriate. This fourth model is suggested by Bettio and Villa (as cited in King), who argue that in many Mediterranean countries the family continues to provide many of the services now assigned to the state within social democracies. The Gendering of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 March 2014
...-everywhere-taksim_   public-space-and-possible-pub (accessed on September 11, 2013). Kadoda, Gada, and Sondra Hale 2013  Contemporary Urban Youth Movements and the Role of Social Media   in Sudan. Paper presented at Workshop for 14th Mediterranean Research...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 2–30.
Published: 01 March 2016