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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 (2009) 5 (1): 80–93.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Kaltham Ali Al-Ghanim This study is the first of its kind using field and documentary research sources. While official sources on the subject have proven the limitations of such data, the study uses a field survey of a sample of 2,787 women students at Qatar University representing 4.4% of Qatari...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 158–161.
Published: 01 July 2014
... their role as religious educators. Ramadan al-Khouli’s chapter demonstrates that girls’ education was socially prized before the 1976 fatwa supporting girls’ education, indicating Qatar’s social readiness for and acceptance of women’s role in the public sphere. Fatma al-Sayegh’s chapter examines how...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 2009
... participation, population and social policy, and social problems including domestic violence, gender, and youth identity. She is the author of three specialized academic texts. She took part in preparing documents and publicity for city council elections in Qatar in 1998–99...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 10961807.
Published: 28 December 2023
... is a researcher and coordinator in the Iranian Studies Unit at the Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies. She was a translator and research assistant for the Islamic Bioethics Project at Georgetown University Qatar. She has also worked as a research consultant for the Quadrennial/Rubaiyat project at Qatar...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 145–148.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Maisa Taha Arab Women in Arab News: Old Stereotypes and New Media , Al-Malki Amal Kaufer David Ishizaki Suguru Dreher Kira . Doha : Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing , 2012 . 466 pages. ISBN 978-9-9921-7911-6 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 216–220.
Published: 01 July 2015
... as the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, and Kuwait. The simulated environment also suggests the combination of exorbitant displays of wealth and political influence that has shaped the Gulf during its rapid modernization over the last four decades. During the summer of 2014 a section of the New Museum’s ground...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 235–236.
Published: 01 July 2019
... be more essential to the human, or perhaps even to being a woman, than the heart? Al Khalifa is the culture and arts director of the Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities and formerly served as the head of education at Qatar’s Museum of Islamic Art. She exhibited the She Wore Her Scars like...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (2): 123–124.
Published: 01 July 2012
....” Sara is also the managing editor of the International Journal of Middle East Studies. Rania Kassab Sweis holds the Qatar Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Georgetown University. She is a medical anthropologist who specializes in gender and transnational processes. Broadly, Sweis’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 July 2015
... December 14, 2014 hatoon@gmail.com King Saud University, Riyadh, and Qatar University Associate Professor of Women’s History Hatoon Ajwad Al Fassi We no longer need to find ways and spaces to meet. Today we have nonstop opportunities on social media, including smart phone...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (3): 155–157.
Published: 01 November 2012
...  8:3 vited speaker at Qatar University, the U.S. Library of Congress, and on the Voice of America. He currently is a Strategic Cultural Consultant with Truth Central, a division of McCann WorldGroup. He has also consulted with the World Monuments Fund, IREX, and the Iraqi Board...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 69–71.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., Sudan, Tunisia), the eastern Arab states (Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria), and the Arab Gulf (Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Oman, Qatar and Bahrain, Yemen). The thematic chapters focus on feminism, migration, law, education, fertility, war, and media. Many scholars take...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies 10961886.
Published: 28 December 2023
... last saw Salma in Qatar in 2017. We were both committee members of a prestigious translation prize. It was an opportunity for us to spend time together again and, as usual, talk about the many projects Salma had started or wanted to start, being the tireless scholar and skillful organizer she was. She...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 46–74.
Published: 01 March 2010
... as a potential client but also as someone interested in promoting their product. Qatar-based Al-Motahajiba fi rst opened as a small retail shop in 1984 and currently has 35 shops across the Arab world, including Egypt and Morocco. Al- Motahajiba has eleven shops in the UAE alone...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 117–128.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson warned that “a boycott of Danish goods is by defi nition a boycott of European goods,”7 while other EU member states scrambled to underline that none of their products had been manufactured in Denmark. Iran joined the boycott on February 6. Qatar, Bahrain...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (3): 142–145.
Published: 01 November 2013
..., Suguru Ishizaki, and Kira Dreher. Doha: Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing, 2012. 466 pages. ISBN 978-9-9921-7911-6. Reviewed by Maisa Taha, University of Arizona Since Edward Said’s Orientalism (Vintage Books, 1978), critiques of Western...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Hill : University of North Carolina Press . Crystal Jill . 1990 . Oil and Politics in the Gulf: Rulers and Merchants in Kuwait and Qatar . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Crystal Jill . 1992 . Kuwait: The Transformation of an Oil State . Boulder, CO : Westview...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 246–251.
Published: 01 July 2018
... political basis (Barrows-Friedman 2017 ). A 1955 Lebanese law bans any kind of cooperation with an Israeli individual or institution, she argued. Indeed, the film was banned by Lebanon (Holpuch 2017 ) and Tunisia for violating laws that prohibit dealing with Israel or Israeli individuals, and by Qatar...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., lived in Qatar. Fatema Nooh, Banat’s graphic designer, lived in Berlin, where the time difference was not as great as that between the United Kingdom and the Gulf. In December 2017 Fatema and I met in Brighton. Over burgers and chips we spoke about our childhoods, parents, and the countries we had...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2023) 19 (1): 131–139.
Published: 01 March 2023
.../09/28/this-exhibit-of-female-middle-eastern-artists-work-aims-to-challenge-stereotypes/ . Noor Nausheen . 2021 . “ Qatar’s Sheikha Reem Al-Thani on Bringing Arab Art and Museums into the Future .” Vogue Arabia , February 3 . https://en.vogue.me/culture/sheikha-reem-al-thani-vogue...
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