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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 103–105.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Sharon Linzey Copyright © 2007 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2007 BRIEF COMMUNICATIONS  103 International Conference on Kurdish Women for Peace and Equality, March 8, 2007, Erbil, Southern Kurdistan Sharon...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 105–108.
Published: 01 November 2007
... sale. The gathering concluded with a wonderful party at the Khancad Hotel with lots of food, dancing, and socializing with everyone con- nected to the conference. International Conference on Kurdish Women for Peace and Equality, March 8, 2007, Erbil, Southern Kurdistan...
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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 2009) 5 (3): 145–174.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Nadine Naber This article is based on ethnographic research among southern Lebanese in Dearborn, Michigan, in the aftermath of the 2006 war in Lebanon. It focuses on the significance of family and gender in the intensification of long-distance nationalism among Lebanese in diaspora. The war...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 147.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Families under Siege: Lebanese Shi‘a in Dear- born, Michigan, and the 2006 War on Lebanon,” in the last issue of JMEWS (5:3), page 147, following line 1, in planning solidarity events with Lebanese people I show that the transnational character of southern Lebanese fami- lies connected these...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2014) 10 (1): 41–52.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Body in Two Parts.   Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art Journal (Winter). 1989 The Los Angeles Woman’s Building: An Enduring Institution.   UCLA Center for the Study of Women Newsletter. Review of the Vision of Mohamed Omer Bushara. Art Exhibit,   African American...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Consortium emerged from a collaboration between Susan Feiner (University of Southern Maine) and me that began in March 2010. We held the consortium’s first conference, “Gender and Women’s Studies in the Arab Region,” on March 7–9, 2012, at the American University of Sharjah. The conference was deemed a great...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 March 2007
... JMEWS sponsored its first conference on the UCLA campus in July 2006 to introduce the journal to UCLA and the surrounding Southern Cali- fornia area, to celebrate its first years, and to acknowledge the intellectual achievements of Middle East women’s studies. Aiming to capture the journal’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., “Arab” has become the symbol of internal colonialism employed by southern and non-Muslim resistance in the post-independence period during which the practices of “Arabization” and Islamization imposed circumcision upon southern ethnic groups as a parallel “civilizing...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 March 2012
... for women in Iraq. She draws on extensive field work with women Anfal survivors in Kurdistan-Iraq since 1991, as well as on experiences in development projects in Afghanistan and Southern Africa. Susan Slyomovics is Professor of Anthropology and Near Eastern Languages and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 115–122.
Published: 01 July 2010
... implica- tions for Muslim women living in the diaspora. A conference titled “Women’s Rights: Beyond Rhetoric”—venue provided by the Office of Religious Life and the Center on Public Diplomacy at the University of Southern California, and intellectual fuel and platform provided by the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 113–116.
Published: 01 March 2009
... “harem” by men who monopolized the homosocial and homoerotic public space? Th ere is also a minor mistake in this chapter where Moallem refers to a book about war and says that Karbala is “the southern part of Iran that was occupied by Iraqi forces and later liberated by Iran” (115). Th ere...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 March 2008
... daughters (88). However, parents had lower preferences for sons- and daughters-in-law, 134  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES except for those with the “‘all in the family’ perspective” in the southern West Bank where parents expressed “more egalitarian” hopes for their children...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 128–131.
Published: 01 November 2008
... is also a fi ne work for undergraduate teaching. In terms of the latter, it is particularly rec- ommended for students of global feminisms, especially those with a background in the study of the Muslim Middle East or Muslim Southern Asia, because of the important comparisons it presents with...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 131–134.
Published: 01 November 2008
... is also a fi ne work for undergraduate teaching. In terms of the latter, it is particularly rec- ommended for students of global feminisms, especially those with a background in the study of the Muslim Middle East or Muslim Southern Asia, because of the important comparisons it presents with...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Bihter Tomen Copyright © 2018 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2018 This essay discusses the emergence, strategies, and challenges faced by Pembe Caretta ( www.facebook.com/pembecarettalgbt ), a grassroots advocacy group in Antalya, a major city in southern Turkey with a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 33–64.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Lebanese, years of conflict and war, can be seen as “abnormal times” in which transgressions may be tolerated for the good of all. However, women in South Lebanon believe and practice motherhood beyond the domestic during moments of “peace” as well.1 The Southern Lebanese women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 98–103.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Algeria and elsewhere around the basin around 1900. In her 1998 work Italy’s “Southern Question”: Orientalism in One Country Jane Schneider poses the problem of the “many Italies,” as does Illuzzi’s research. Illuzzi argues that not only was imperialism on Italy’s Fourth Shore manipulated as an antidote...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 81–86.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Gender in Muslim Societies Azza Basarudin, University of California, Los Angeles Research Roundtable of Southern California Scholars held at the AUniversity of California, Los Angeles, on February 13, 2008, brought together sixteen faculty and graduate students to share their...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 26–50.
Published: 01 July 2012
... of Marcel Mauss (2000, 2006), anthropolo- gists of humanitarianism have shown how this hierarchal “politics of giving” serves to reify the status quo for those who deliver humanitarian aid (Bornstein 2005, Fassin 2010, Pandolfi 2003). Based on fieldwork in a Southern Egyptian village...