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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 140–143.
Published: 01 July 2005
... Science and School of Public Policy, University of Michigan. In parts of the Islamic world, fundamental in discussions of women’s rights are personal status codes or family law (concerning marital duties and re- sponsibilities, divorce and repudiation...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Maryam Rutner Abstract This article sheds light on the most influential woman religious scholar in twentieth-century Iran, Nusrat Amin (1886–1983). Contemporaneous prominent men religious scholars recognized Amin’s religious authority and expertise in Islamic sciences despite her gender. Amin’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2014
... East. We very much value your impressive pioneering and important work on medical anthropology, science and reproductive technologies, the anthropology of gender, and religion in the Middle East. Your thick ethnographic accounts of the lives of men and women who struggle with infertility and how they...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 60–85.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Algeria. Equally, he acknowledged the rise of active women who have been fighting to make their voices heard and to break into the public sphere, which has so often been judged as men’s sphere. Armed with professional expertise, social science data, and political commitment, these women campaigned for...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 314–332.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., science, and scientific experts. They also suggest the influence of non-Islamic religious constituencies on Muslim interpretations of reproductive health technologies. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 transnational Islam emergency contraception...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 324–325.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 I am a cross-disciplinary artist and a researcher, and my work explores the collaborative potential between art and the biological sciences. My conceptual work Saltwater Heart (2015), installed on the deck of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 132–133.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Sciences at the University of Haifa, Israel. Her research interest is the domain of women’s health, with a focus on issues related to reproduction: new procreative technologies, reproductive policy, and gender power relations. Central to her work is the linking of cultural and political...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 151–153.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Shitrit’s research centers on the intersections of gender, religion, and politics in the Middle East. Marie Duboc is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Tübingen in Germany. She is a political sociologist studying Middle East politics through the lens of social movements...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 96–101.
Published: 01 July 2009
... studies, and Foucauldian cultural studies. It adds a signifi cant case study to the growing body of work on the history of the human sciences. Many among those who study the picture of modernity sketched by Michel Foucault seek such case studies ostensibly because they fi ll in its missing...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 118–119.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Middle Eastern gender and health issues, Dr. Inhorn has conducted Fulbright and National Science Foundation– funded research on the social impact of infertility, assisted reproductive technologies, and fertility tourism in Egypt, Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, and Arab America over...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2009) 5 (2): 110–111.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Jerusalem, 2007). Daphna Birenbaum-Carmeli is a health sociologist at the Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences at the University of Haifa, Israel. Her primary research domain is medical technologies and gender, with a focus on procreative and genetic technologies. Professor...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 March 2007
... fields of Middle East studies, women’s studies, and gender studies through interdisciplinary contributions in the social sciences and humanities. The journal en- courages research that uses innovative theoretical, epistemological, and methodological approaches. It invites original scholarship...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 126–127.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011 126  mn  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES  7:2 contributors mn Mervat F. Hatem is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at Howard University...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 123–124.
Published: 01 July 2012
..., DC Shakespeare Theater Company’s March 2005 presentation of The Tempest; she also translated sections of the play from English to Arabic. Her book Pales- tinian Women and Politics in Israel was published by University Press of Florida in 2009. Daoud holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Soha Bayoumi; Sherine Hafez; Ellen McLarney Following a successful tenure at Duke University with the previous editorial team, the JMEWS office has moved to Harvard University, where it will be hosted, for the next four years, by the Science, Religion and Culture Program at Harvard Divinity...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 126.
Published: 01 July 2007
...) and producer of the documentary fi lm Beyond the Burqa (2004). She is currently conducting research on Globalization, Islamism, and Women in Iran, supported by a three-year grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. JOURNAL OF MIDDLE...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 136.
Published: 01 November 2013
... politicized motherhood, while viewed through an Iranian lens here, is of regional and universal significance. The book’s wider contribution lies in demonstrating how the combination of science and sexuality challenges existing Islamic val- ues and practices and how it has played a critical...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2015
... We launch volume 11 from JMEWS ’s new home with excitement. We are grateful to the energetic and committed professionals at Duke University Press and to our supporters in money and kind: the Duke University Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences, the Women’s Studies Program, and the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 167–169.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Exclusive in Winter 2012. Katja Žvan Elliott is Assistant Professor in Political Science/North Af- rican and Middle East Studies at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco. She is currently preparing a monograph in which she takes a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 July 2010
... she worked with Dr. Martina Rieker in the Cynthia Nelson Institute for Gender and Women’s Studies, and Dr. Ib- rahim Elnur in Political Science. Her article is adapted from her Gender Studies thesis, “Authenticity, Anxiety, and the NGO as Activist Tool.” Since graduation, she has joined the Ms...