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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (2): 119–122.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Nadia Guessous Working Out Egypt: Effendi Masculinity and Subject Formation in Colonial Modernity, 1870–1940 , Jacob Wilson Chacko . Durham; London : Duke University Press , 2011 . 440 pages. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4674-6 . Copyright © 2012 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 152–155.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Margot Badran 152  mn  Journal of Middle East women’s studies  10:2 Book Reviews mn Revolutionary Womanhood: Feminisms, Modernity, and the State in Nasser’s Egypt Laura Bier. New York: Stanford...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 March 2006
... SORAYA TREMAYNE  65 MODERNITY AND EARLY MARRIAGE IN IRAN: A VIEW FROM WITHIN Soraya Tremayne  he past few decades have witnessed important changes in the patterns of Tmarriage in the Middle East and North Africa...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 106–109.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Kathryn Babayan Women with Mustaches and Men without Beards: Gender and Sexual Anxieties of Iranian Modernity , Najmabadi Afsaneh . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2005 . Pp. xiv, 363 . ISBN 0-52024-262-9 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 344–366.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Alainna Liloia Abstract This article explores the relationship between gender and modern nation building in Qatar, with attention to how Qatari women negotiate the challenges of modern development and social change. The article analyzes Qatar’s strategic use of gendered nation-building initiatives...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Ghada Mourad Abstract This article examines how the Moroccan Francophone writer Mohamed Leftah negotiates a decolonized modernity in his novel Le dernier combat du Captain Niʿmat (2011). This understanding of decolonization is based on Abdelkebir Khatibi’s pensée-autre , a mode of thinking...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 356–358.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Sara Pursley The Age of the Efendiyya: Passages to Modernity in National-Colonial Egypt . Lucie Ryzova . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2014 . 304 pages. isbn 9780199681778. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 A welcome...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Leila Zonouzi Temporary Marriage in Iran: Gender and Body Politics in Modern Iranian Film and Literature . Claudia Yaghoobi . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2020 . 298 pages. isbn 9781108848473 . Copyright © 2021 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 106–109.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Wilson Chacko Jacob For Better, For Worse: The Marriage Crisis that Made Modern Egypt , Kholoussy Hanan . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2010 . 188 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-6960-0 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 106  mn  JOURNAL...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 139–142.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Rebecca Gould Burying the Beloved: Marriage, Realism, and Reform in Modern Iran , Motlagh Amy . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 200 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-7589-2 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 250–251.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and sectarian conflict in Lebanon, and the alliance between comprador capitalism and the police state in Egypt. I argue that the emergence of gender as an active crucible of crisis—as opposed to a mere allegory of crisis—in Arabic literature is specific to the late modern period during which the selected texts...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 122–125.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Farha Ghannam The New Mamluks: Egyptian Society and Modern Feudalism , ( Middle East Studies beyond Dominant Paradigms ), Sonbol Amira El-Azhary . Syracuse : Syracuse University Press , 2000 . 292 pages. $ 49.95 /cloth $19.95 paper. Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (2): 115–117.
Published: 01 July 2007
... history in particular. Tales from the Expat Harem: Foreign Women in Modern Turkey Anastasia M. Ashman and Jennifer Eaton Gökmen, eds. Emeryville, CA: Seal Press, 2006. Pp. 293. ISBN 1580051553. Reviewed by Ann Evans Larimore, Professor Emerita...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 75–102.
Published: 01 March 2010
...,” “Visual Culture of the Modern Middle East,” “Religion, Rhetoric, and Representation,” “Women in Modern Islamic Art,” “History of the Middle East,” and various courses on the history of art in the premodern and modern periods at Otis College, the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the University...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Heather Rastovac-Akbarzadeh Gender and Dance in Modern Iran: Biopolitics on Stage . Meftahi Ida . London : Routledge , 2016 . 185 pages. ISBN 9781138804043. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 Ida Meftahi’s Gender and Dance in Modern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2022
..., and several North American and European cities sought to replace earlier forms of healing with modern scientific methods. Medical faculties were established in the Middle East throughout the nineteenth century: in Cairo and Istanbul (1827); in Beirut—the Syrian Protestant College (1867; SPC, later renamed AUB...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 96–98.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Kristina Richardson The Female Suffering Body: Illness and Disability in Modern Arabic Literature Hamdar Abir Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press , 2014 . 166 pages. isbn 9780815633655 Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2016...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 152–155.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Eleanor Gao Being Modern in Iran , Adelkhah Fariba . New York : Columbia University Press , 1998 . 190 pgs. $19.50 . Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 152  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES and reshaped new definitions of womanhood...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 58–88.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Jasamin Rostam-Kolayi This article sketches a history of Iran’s early girls’ school movement and examines its origins, goals, curricular content, and relationship to the state. It revises the tendency in the existing scholarship on modern education and reform to credit the Pahlavi state...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 121–128.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Amina Jamal Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject , Mahmood Saba . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2004 . Pp. xvi, 233 . ISBN 9780691086958 . An Enchanted Modern: Gender and Public Piety in Shi‘i Lebanon , Deeb Lara . Princeton...