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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 52–79.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., “orthodox” Islam. The past few decades in Sanaa, however, have witnessed a rise in socially-restrictive forms of Salafi Islam, especially among the younger generations, which has had consequences for Yemeni women and their ability to carry out roles in the public sector. On the other hand, the Salafis...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 166–180.
Published: 01 July 2016
... and affection, allowing better understanding and solving problems these constraints can provoke. The injunction to express loving feelings inside marriage finds its way even into some Salafi sermons, as this excerpt of a lesson by the famous Salafi preacher Muhammad Hassan illustrates: You have...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 50–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
... among Salafi Muslim revivalists to focus on piety rather than directly on politics to further their religiopolitical goal to Islamize (Bayat 2003; Wise 2003, 103). ‘Amr Khaled’s infl uence may well have politi- cal ramifi cations. However, this is not the only way in which to understand his impact...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 31–58.
Published: 01 July 2010
... righteous Sunnis. Most annoying were those they termed “Wahhabis,” a term, oft en used pejoratively, for those Sunnis adhering to a purist, resurgent form of Islam inspired by the Saudi Arabian reformer Muhammad ibn ‘Abd al-Wahhab (1703–92), oft en also referred to as Salafi s. Hajar’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 68–87.
Published: 01 March 2016
... stark contrast to the desire that allows two siblings to bear a religious difference that could threaten to alienate them. It is not simply “Sunni Islam in Kurdistan” against which Newzad’s vision emerges, but its embodiment in his brother’s pious striving and involvement with Salafi groups. His...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 82–104.
Published: 01 March 2014
... the country, that of emerging Salafi trends among Islamist groups. Although they do not enjoy the popularity of the Muslim Brotherhood, the Salafis have proven to be successful in impacting public opinion. On the subject of women for instance, several Salafi groups approached SCAF on more...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (3): 323–342.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Muslim Brotherhood and Salafis and detained at a gas station, where all parts of her body were groped. In the middle of her ordeal, a Salafi man, outraged by what was happening, kept shouting to his peers to stop. He took her away from her assailants and transferred her to a safe place. 25 These acts...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (2): 89–102.
Published: 01 July 2011
... region: Salafi Islam and its effect on Sunnis and the extension of the Iranian Islamic Revolution and its effect on Shi‘is. Both movements advocate adherence to traditional activities, Islamic dress-code, and “a code of modesty that rests on the dignity and reputation of the woman...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2010
... in Yemen, these Brothers also brought with them both tribal and Salafi leaders, loosely united by a logic of social conservatism and opposition to the terms of a secular republican state (Schwedler 2006; Yadav 2010). Aft er coming in second in Yemen’s fi rst multiparty elec- tion in 1993...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 193–212.
Published: 01 July 2018
... “an authentic reform” from taking place in Arab-Muslim societies. Laroui’s dialectical formulation homogenizes “contemporary Arabism,” excluding Salafi and Islamist visions that do not fit within this picture (132). Laroui opposes the reason of the absolute with history and temporality in ways that...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (2): 31–55.
Published: 01 July 2007
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (1): 54–80.
Published: 01 March 2013
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 March 2017
... influence of Islamic reform movements in the Gulf—in particular ones glossed as Wahhabi or salafi —ethnographic research points to a complementary set of reasons. Explanations focusing on religious movements are not so much incorrect as they are limited in the scope of their analysis (Ahmad 2012a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2006