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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 155–158.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Naghmeh Sohrabi Ghosts of Revolution: Rekindled Memories of Imprisonment in Iran , Talebi Shahla . Palo Alto : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 254 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-7201-3 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 July 2008
... this article, we first examine the “Iranian ART revolution” that has allowed donor technologies to be admitted as a form of assisted reproduction. Then we examine the response of Iranian women to their infertility and the profound social pressures they face. We argue that the experience of infertility...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Pardis Mahdavi Since the Iranian revolution of 1979, women have experienced increasingly marginalized status in the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI). Despite the fact that rates of HIV and sexually transmitted infection (STI) are rising in Iran, especially among heterosexual women, changing...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 116–119.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Joan Wallach Scott A Quiet Revolution: The Veil’s Resurgence, from the Middle East to America , Ahmed Leila . New Haven : Yale University Press , 2011 , 352 pages. ISBN 978-0-300-17095-5 . Copyright © 2012 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2012 116  mn  Journal of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 82–104.
Published: 01 March 2014
... powers through which ideals of women’s citizenship in Egypt after the revolution are produced and to problematize Hale’s notion of citizenship to better understand the role that Islamism plays in shaping these gendered political subjectivities. Sherine Hafez is Associate Professor of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 36–70.
Published: 01 November 2011
... MASCULINITY STUDIES DISCOURSES OF “MEN IN CRISIS,” INDUSTRIES OF GENDER IN REVOLUTION Paul Amar mn ABSTRACT This article examines how everyday theories of masculinity and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 121–123.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Jasmin Darznik Passionate Uprisings: Iran’s Sexual Revolution , Mahdavi Pardis . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2009 . 336 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-5857-4 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 BOOK...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 86–88.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Paromita Kar Women, Dance, and Revolution: Performance and Protest in the Southern Mediterranean . Martin Rose . London : Tauris , 2016 . 180 pages. ISBN 9781784532482. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 Set against rich descriptions...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 338–342.
Published: 01 November 2018
... the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 How does a scholar write about revolution? I was left with this question after reading three recent books relating to the Arab revolutions and uprisings that began in late 2010 and, by some accounts, continue into the present. These works are...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Catherine Sameh Domesticity and Consumer Culture in Iran: Interior Revolutions of the Modern Era . Pamela Karimi . Abingdon : Routledge , 2013 . 258 pages. isbn 9780415781831. Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 In Domesticity and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 60–80.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Sarah A. Kaiksow This paper explores imperial masculinity from the perspective of a British soldier who fought against the Dhofar revolution from 1968 to 1970 while serving in the British-led Army of the Sultan of Oman. Previous writings on masculinity in the context of empire have largely focused...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 174–192.
Published: 01 July 2018
.... Researchers have assumed that religious zealotry was the primary inspiration for boys to enlist in the Iran-Iraq War (1980–88) after the 1979 Islamic Revolution, ignoring the ways in which class inflected boyhood. While religious fervor may have been a motivation for some of the poor and working-class Iranian...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 126–138.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Alex Shams Copyright © 2016 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2016 Following the 1979 revolution, women’s access to higher education in Iran increased dramatically. In just two decades higher education went from a privilege afforded to a tiny minority of women to a social...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 238–239.
Published: 01 July 2015
... encouraging new people to join. The Egyptian Revolution of January 25, 2011, was an opportunity to implement this goal, but it became evident that it is difficult to sustain feminist discourse during a revolutionary time. “NGO-ization” is a challenge for a grassroots feminist movement. The formal...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 July 2015
... issue of the Journal of North African Studies on women, gender, and the Arab Spring (vol. 19, no. 2, March 2014), guest-edited by Khalil. It is an excellent compilation, and Khalil’s own article on Tunisia is a detailed and original analysis of women’s roles in the revolution and the transitional...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 106–108.
Published: 01 July 2008
... revolution in public discourse. Th e rhetoric of family honor provided a language with which to address colonial oc- cupation and invasion as an assault on the nation’s honor. Such assertions proved powerful in strengthening national unity but clearly relied on a hierarchical and gendered language of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2018
... feminisms surfacing in visual and performance art, along with innovative forms of writing produced during the Arab revolutions and uprisings. These new forms of feminist expression, mainly produced by young men and women, had wide social and political impact. Many young people continue to embed feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 374–375.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 Thawrat El Banat (Girls Revolution) is one of the major online feminist platforms on Egyptian social media. We are active on Facebook ( www.facebook.com/EgyGirlsRev ), with over 135,000 followers without advertising...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 254–255.
Published: 01 July 2015
... cultural revolution must take place in Lebanon before political sectarianism as a system of rule is ended, and they strive to saturate the public sphere with expressions of this culture. They seek to shift the moral and cultural landscape of the Lebanese public sphere—and the political and affective...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 258–259.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Amina Tawasil Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015 The 1979 Iranian Revolution enabled conservative women previously limited in mobility to partake in building a Shia revolutionary state by expanding access to women’s seminaries to a degree unparalleled...