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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 86–88.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Paromita Kar Reference Rowe Nicholas , and Buck Ralph . 2014 . Talking Dance: Contemporary Histories from the Southern Mediterranean . London : Tauris . Women, Dance, and Revolution is a valuable contribution to the scant literature available on contemporary dance...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 March 2011
... that will leave an 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (2018) 14 (1): 104–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
... . 1999 . “ Mediterranean Thinking: From Netizen to Medizen .” Geographical Review 89 , no. 2 : 290 – 300 . cooke miriam , Göknar Erdağ , and Parker Grant . 2008 . Mediterranean Passages: Readings from Dido to Derrida . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (2019) 15 (2): 223–225.
Published: 01 July 2019
... Kozma’s Global Women, Colonial Ports reconstructs a densely connected Braudelian Mediterranean in which southern and eastern Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East are linked during the interwar period through prostitution. This meticulously researched study is an innovative contribution to recent...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 206–208.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Jewish society that S. D. Goitein ( 1967–93 ) initially presented in his monumental Mediterranean Society . For instance, Krakowski reinterprets Goitein’s conclusion that medieval Jewish families were composed of “cohesive patriarchal clans whose members lived together in extended households” (3). Using...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (3): 473–478.
Published: 01 November 2021
... to stem such crossings) can shed new light onto the study of gender and race in the Eastern Mediterranean during the early interwar period. By doing so, I suggest that one migrant woman’s mishaps potentially illuminate the experiences of many others. Finally, I posit that a local case study can contribute...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2011
...: 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 album, and part varied collage of poetry, report- age...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 88–92.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., their husbands, and other men. The power of palace women was so pervasive that royal families in Europe emulated it (e.g., the Ottoman-Hapsburg rivalry in the western Mediterranean). The centrality of the family was reflected in architecture. Government administrations were structured as households where...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 98–103.
Published: 01 March 2015
.... Jennifer G. Illuzzi’s contribution speaks to the Italian aspect of the hypermasculinized Mediterranean identity that came to the fore in French Algeria and elsewhere around the basin around 1900. In her 1998 work Italy’s “Southern Question”: Orientalism in One Country Jane Schneider poses the problem...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (3): 479–484.
Published: 01 November 2021
..., internationally oriented activists from Syria and Lebanon developed a multipart activist program. First, they formed a network of like-minded women in the Eastern Mediterranean and in other parts of Asia. Efforts to create “Eastern,” “Oriental,” or “Asian” women’s networks went both ways. For example, Indian...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 6–34.
Published: 01 March 2007
... 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?7 When the Barcelona Process partners...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 4–5.
Published: 01 March 2007
... 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 (2013) 9 (2): 122–123.
Published: 01 July 2013
... 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 (University...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (3): 463–465.
Published: 01 November 2021
... transnational spaces and conversations were in shaping gender norms. This roundtable brings together the work of gender historians whose research collectively ranges from Morocco to Afghanistan, and traces a variety of connections across the Mediterranean and the Atlantic. Its five short essays highlight modes...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2024) 20 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 March 2024
... the Arabs, their history, and their culture, which she wanted to spread and make known. This was the only way to break down the hateful stereotypes we Westerners have built for centuries around our Mediterranean neighbors. In Italy, however, we have come to know Salma mainly as a great Palestinian poet...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 112–139.
Published: 01 July 2005
... on the largest responsibility for the citizenry. King (2001) raises the question of whether the countries of SWANA fit into the categories developed by Esping-Anderson or whether a fourth “familial” or “Mediterranean” model may be more appropriate. This fourth model is suggested by Bettio and Villa...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 350–353.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... 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 not colonized and is one...