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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 36–58.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Lydia Wytenbroek Abstract In the first half of the twentieth century, American missionary nurses, working under the auspices of the Presbyterian Mission to Iran, established areas of educational innovation within mission medicine and Iranian health care. Drawing on Presbyterian mission records...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 139–143.
Published: 01 July 2006
.... The complementary array of evocative photographs draws the outsider further into the Bakhtiars’ private orbit. While working as a nurse in New York City in 1927, Helen met and married Abol Bakhtiar, a Persian physician educated in the United States and almost thirty-five years her senior...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 12–35.
Published: 01 March 2022
... establishment, the government employed a small group of British women (7–10 percent of British personnel) in nursing, education, or welfare as well as in secretarial and clerical positions. Nurses were the majority: from the early 1930s to the late 1940s they represented between 84 and 90 percent of British...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2022
..., for example, it was about 0.2 percent by the end of the century—few women had access to higher education, and few also had the means to enter medical schools (Baron 1994 ). However, as more women acquired higher education during the twentieth century, more envisioned medicine or nursing as a career (e.g...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 59–80.
Published: 01 March 2022
..., despite academic lessons and in-person training, graduating Armenian nurses still worked under “the supervision of the British sisters.” 7 As Ceylan ( 2011 : 102–3) and Bashkin (2009: 229–64) demonstrate, minorities in Ottoman Iraq relied on foreign missionary education, which, in addition to advanced...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 105–133.
Published: 01 March 2022
... to the missions on a quasi-voluntary basis. The Chinese missions employed a sizable group of doctors, nurses, and medical technicians, of whom female practitioners constituted a considerable proportion in a variety of roles. Recruited mostly from major hospitals in Hubei Province, 2,034 health personnel...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 384–389.
Published: 01 November 2018
... of reproductive health. As a senior nurse explained: “In service delivery and health education we focus on reproductive health and not abortion. Reproductive health includes pregnancy, childbirth, postnatal care and family planning.” Focus group participants were against promoting abortion in an uncontrolled...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 220–239.
Published: 01 July 2021
... , 2019 ) “Parde-ye dovom: Parastar-e shab” (“Act Two: Night Nurse”); and Marjane Satrapi’s ( 2003 ) Persepolis . While text-based petitions and cyberactivism have their own merits and advantages, I believe that Iranian women’s creative writing and literary works of resistance are the less-acknowledged...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 383–385.
Published: 01 November 2019
... consideration of their relation to the state and nationalist ideals. Vince balances the experiences of the largely Francophone, urban, professional women with a handful of Tamazight-speaking rural women, allowing her to articulate how socioeconomics and education have helped shape these women’s experiences...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2022) 18 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2022
... culture, which objectified and marginalized women. Histories of medical education in the Middle East concentrate on the schools’ foundation and the personality of their founders (e.g., Ihsanoglu 2002 ; Niederland 1988; Sonbol 1991 ). When students are mentioned, they are usually either passive...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 240–255.
Published: 01 July 2021
... chest and abdomen” (Khedairi 2004 : 27/34). 1 In the novel, much is made of the emptiness of the statue, that this Shahrazad is a hollow woman. The nurse, Ilham, wishes to be hollow like Shahrazad (81/97), but Dalal’s repeated desire to fill Shahrazad’s hollowness speaks to the women’s feelings...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 157–162.
Published: 01 July 2005
... not believe that wearing a scarf is an impediment to her activities and professional goals. As for marriage, although she likes to be married, she stresses that she is not willing to give up her job or lifestyle in exchange for it. Likewise, Maryam is an accomplished nurse and proud of her own...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 32–57.
Published: 01 July 2013
... injustice to be remedied by women’s educational, professional, and political emancipation. (Hasan 2010, 63 – 4) he cosmopolitan feminist, parliamentarian, and author Halide Edib T(1884-1964) is a contested figure in modern Turkish culture.1 She lived through the transition from...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 143–146.
Published: 01 July 2006
... context. Moreover, this book brings to the fore- front emerging issues currently debated in the MENA, such as women’s education, violence, sex segregation, citizenship, and women’s political participation. In the introduction, Doumato and Posusney draw a sociological overview...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 146–149.
Published: 01 July 2006
... for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 146  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES nurses, preparing food, and raising soldiers. In Kuwait, the metaphor is rather similar. Conditions for women’s citizenship have changed accord- ing to the state’s economic imperatives. According to Tétreault...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 108–111.
Published: 01 March 2009
... an issue in the discussion of diff erent types of hospitals and nurses. Chapter 4 deals with women’s ritual and social lives which ties into how information is transmitted. Rituals that eff ect wellness are covered here. Chapter 5, which is focused on faith, religion...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 1–20.
Published: 01 November 2007
... physicians, two embryologists, and one IVF unit head nurse; 550 pages of field notes, based on participant observation and informal interviews and conversations with staff and patients at the two IVF clinics; and more than 200 blood samples, which were frozen in the Beirut IVF...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 268–274.
Published: 01 July 2016
... : Mouton . McNutt Kristen . 2005 . “ Sexualized Violence against Iraqi Women by US Occupying Forces .” Briefing paper of International Educational Development presented to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, 2005 Session, Geneva , March . psychoanalystsopposewar.org/resources_files...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 116–122.
Published: 01 November 2005
... includes Memoirs of Halide Edib (1926) and Th e Turkish Ordeal, Being the Further Memoirs of Halide Edib (1928). Halide Edib (Adivar) was a lead- ing women’s rights advocate, prolifi c novelist, prominent participant in Young Turk cultural politics, nurse and education administrator during...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 333–337.
Published: 01 November 2018
... particularly oppressive toward women and people with nonnormative sexualities. At a very rudimentary level, religious institutions have impeded and censored feminist activisms and have thwarted many efforts to introduce comprehensive sexuality education in schools and provide basic health services to women...