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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Alexandra Jerome Why the French Don’t Like Headscarves: Islam, the State, and Public Space , Bowen John R. . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2007 . Pp. x, 290 . ISBN 978-0-691-12506-0 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2009 100  JOURNAL...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 115–122.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Naazneen Diwan Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010 NAAZNEEN DIWAN  115 BRIEF COMMUNICATION  Carving Out a Public Space for Multiple Interpretations...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 86–114.
Published: 01 July 2006
... (2004, editor). Copyright © 2006 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2006 86  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES THE FEMINIZATION OF PUBLIC SPACE: WOMEN’S ACTIVISM, THE FAMILY LAW, AND SOCIAL CHANGE IN MOROCCO Fatima Sadiqi and Moha...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2010
... STACEY PHILBRICK YADAV  1 SEGMENTED PUBLICS AND ISLAMIST WOMEN IN YEMEN: Rethinking Space and Activism Stacey Philbrick Yadav  ABSTRACT Th e gradual but marked Islamization...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 240–255.
Published: 01 July 2021
... and poisoning of private and public spaces in Baghdad. Transformations brought about by shelling and sanctions are at the heart of the nature of war as that which renders bodies isolated, static, and toxic. Copyright © 2021 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2021 Iraq disability...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 143–165.
Published: 01 July 2016
... referring to women-only spaces in the culture of mahremiyet (intimacy, privacy). This article furthers the scholarship on Muslim sexualities by examining the diversity of women’s concerns regarding their public sexualities and the boundary-making dynamics in the culture of mahremiyet . I argue...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 89–118.
Published: 01 November 2008
... and the public spheres. In the past two decades, gradual transgressions of urf and sharia have become a sign of modernity and resistance for many women and young people who wish to generate changes in their situation. Since 2001, the trend of willfully neglected veiling (bad-hejabi) in physical space has been...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (2): 220–239.
Published: 01 July 2021
... and to a rearticulation of the movement even as their works are viewed as marginal. Copyright © 2021 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2021 compulsory veiling Iran literature cyberactivism public spaces Over the past forty years Iranian women have continued asserting themselves in public...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 35–59.
Published: 01 July 2006
... to participate in the production and dissemination of alternative knowledge and the creation of transgressive spaces. he impact of new media on the public sphere in the Middle East and TNorth Africa (MENA) has generated interesting reflections over the last decades. The rise of modern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
... confinement, it establishes heterosociality as a standard to be achieved in the name of progress. Only against this reading of homosocial spaces as repressive does participation in heterosocial publics represent a form of liberation for previously silenced subjects. This interpretation masks, however, how...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 108–135.
Published: 01 November 2013
...). She has studied political sociology and the Arabic language. Le Renard’s Ph.D. focused on young urban Saudi women’s access to public spaces and lifestyles in Riyadh in the context of “reform;” it is published in French under the title Femmes et espaces publics en Arabie Saoudite (Paris: Dalloz, 2011...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 340–342.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Renard found in her fieldwork in the “archipelago of public spaces” (2) where young women spend their daily lives in Riyadh—malls, workplaces, university campuses, and religious organizations—that homosociality, rather than constraining them, enables certain forms of empowerment and identification...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 238–239.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... Nazra projects include defending women’s human rights, combating sexual violence in male-structured spaces, supporting young women who enter formal politics, and making public spaces where women of different ideologies are safe. Nazra activists produce research and documentation and encourage women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Nicolas Sarkozy, the same Sar- kozy who threatened in 2005 to “steam clean” the immigrant suburbs of their “scum.” Why the French Don’t Like Headscarves: Islam, the State, and Public Space John R. Bowen. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 40–61.
Published: 01 November 2014
...—a revisiting of my past studies of public space, especially feminists’ use of public space (see, for example, Hale 2011). Here I also rely on Manuel Castells (2012), who, in his analysis of the contemporary insurrections, uses public space and cyberspace as referents and on a number of recent, post...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (2): 56–85.
Published: 01 July 2007
... starkly in the opening shot of a blue sky. For several seconds all we hear are bird calls, which are then drowned out by the approach of an Israeli military jet. Within this Palestinian space, however, the Israelis control only the public spaces—the fi elds where they have sown mines...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 323–342.
Published: 01 November 2016
... sensitivity in view of the deep social stigma and shame about sexual assault that inhibits both women and men from reporting such incidents (Oosterhoff, Zwanikken, and Ketting 2004 ). To explore the role of men in countering sexual violence in public (specifically, protest) spaces and how it relates...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... Faedah M. Totah is Assistant Professor of International Studies at the Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA. She received her Ph.D. in Anthropology from The University of Texas at Austin. Her recent publications include “Suq Hamidiyeh and the Definition of a Public Space” (2012) and “Return...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 115–136.
Published: 01 July 2006
... of the secularity of museum work, four of the twenty-four women in Jordan’s museums and six of the fourteen women interviewed in Morocco’s wore the ∏ijāb. This indicates both secularity and seclusion. MUSEUMS AND PUBLIC SPACE Islam uses space as a device for sexual...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 137–138.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Program on the Middle East and North Africa for her project, “Authority and Public Space in Iran” (2002–03). She was scientifi c and executive coordinator of the Atlas of Tehran Metropolis (2005). In 2006–07 she was a Keddie Balzan Fellow at the University of California, Los Angeles. Since 2002 she...