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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 33–64.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Zeina Zaatari Zeina Zaatari earned her PhD in cultural anthropology with a designated emphasis in feminist theory from the University of California at Davis. She conducted fieldwork with women’s groups and women activists in South Lebanon detailing their life histories and the ways they...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 140–144.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Nahrain Al-Mousawi Gendering Urban Space in the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa , Rieker Martina Ali Kamran Asdar , eds. New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2008 . Pp. vi, 239 . ISBN 978-1-4039-7523-2 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010 140...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 103–106.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Azza Basarudin Family, Gender, and Law in a Globalizing Middle East and South Asia , Cuno Kenneth M. Desai Manisha , eds. Syracuse : Syracuse University Press , 2009 . 245 pages. ISBN 978-0-8516-3235-1 . Copyright © 2011 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2011...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Claire Beaugrand Everyday Conversions: Islam, Domestic Work, and South Asian Migrant Women in Kuwait . Attiya Ahmad . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2017 . 270 pages. isbn 9780822363446. Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 In...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 36–70.
Published: 01 November 2011
... masculinities, this article creates a larger map of discourses and methods, drawing upon studies of coloniality and gender in and from the global South. This mapping puts masculinity studies into dialogue with critiques of liberalism and security governance and with work in postcolonial queer theory, public...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Jamillah Karim’s new book, American Muslim Women, is an insightful, well-written examination of the space where religion and race inter- sect in America. Implementing adept ethnographic skills to conduct interviews in two cities across the tangible ethnic boundaries between South Asian and African...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 129–131.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., Francophone North Africa, South Africa, and critical theory, as well as abstract psychoanalysis, postco- lonial critique, literary and political appropriations of psychoanalysis, colonial law and manipulations of kinship structures, postcolonial Islam, feminist, gender and queer theory, and fin-de...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., and English. With E. Frietsch, Dennerlein co-edited Identitäten in Bewegung. Migration im Film (transcript, 2011). With D. Reetz, she was guest editor of South-South Linkages in Islam, Compara- tive Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 27: 1 (Duke Uni- versity Press...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 326–336.
Published: 01 July 2017
... photographer from Saida (Sidon), Zaatari’s coastal hometown in south Lebanon. The book was created to coincide with the first exhibition of El Madani’s work in the United Kingdom, which was cocurated by Zaatari at the Photographer’s Gallery in London in 2004. El Madani opened his Studio Shehrazade in Saida in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 123–124.
Published: 01 July 2012
... and Geography at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, South Carolina. She is a Palestinian writer and professor from Mi’ilya village in the Western Galilee of northern Israel. She has taught at Harvey Mudd College, Pomona College, and Georgetown University. Daoud has authored numerous...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Virginia. A former Steinbeck Fellow in Creative Writing, she is also an award-winning short story writer and essayist and has contributed to the Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, and San Francisco Chronicle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 126.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Tools of Women’s Liberation in Early Republican Turkey” in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East ((2004).2004). Hoda Elsadda holds the Chair in the Study of the Contemporary Arab World at Manchester University. She was a co-founder and co-editor of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 73–95.
Published: 01 November 2005
... Ofirst day of South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) was a woman. Mrs. Nohle Mohape described how her husband Mapetla, a supporter of Steve Biko and the black consciousness movement, was killed in police custody in 1976. His death was not a suicide, as the official...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Harb, tentatively titled “Leisurely Islam: Negotiating Place and Morality in Shi῾ite South Beirut,” funded by the Wenner Gren Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies. Dina Al-Kassim is Associate Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature at the School of Humanities...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 411–415.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Kristin V. Monroe Leisurely Islam: Negotiating Geography and Morality in Shiʿite South Beirut . Deeb Lara and Harb Mona . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2013 . 304 pages. isbn 9780691153667. Gaining Freedoms: Claiming Space in Istanbul and Berlin...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 108–111.
Published: 01 July 2008
...- stan, Tanzania, and Turkey, and in Central and South Asia. While all the entries on abortion remind readers that it is restricted in most Muslim countries, the authors counter the impression of uniformity or universality of practices and policies relating to it. Th e laxity of ap...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 453–454.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., the dissertation places British imperial literary culture in the nineteenth century alongside postcolonial writing by women, whether in the Caribbean (Dominica), South Asia (India), or the Middle East and North Africa (Jordan and Egypt). Jean Rhys’s Wide Sargasso Sea (1996), Arundhati Roy’s The God...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 126–127.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Palestine, with emphasis on issues of race, gender, and religion. She published her book The Poetics of Military Occupation (University of California Press, 1990) on resistance theatre of the Mzeina Bedouin of the South Sinai, Egypt. The book won the 1990 Honorable Men- tion of the Victor Turner...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 March 2007
... expand beyond the loosely defined area of the “Middle East,” to engage in more comparative studies—especially with regard to dialogues with South Asian, Southeast Asian and Central Asian studies—and to link up with already developing interregional networks. Participants also called on...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 137–138.
Published: 01 November 2008
... articlesarticles includingincluding “Beauty“Beauty IsIs NothingNothing To Be Ashamed Of: Beauty Contests as Tools of Women’s Liberation in Early Republican Turkey,” in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (20042004), andand anan earlierearlier articlearticle onon...