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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 225–245.
Published: 01 July 2016
... regulate sex/gender transgression. I argue that this institutional fixation develops specific proximities and forms of touch by the state on (and in) the bodies of trans women and gay men, which in turn plays a pivotal role in the institutional production of sexual difference and normative regulation of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 152–155.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Margot Badran Revolutionary Womanhood: Feminisms, Modernity, and the State in Nasser’s Egypt , Bier Laura . New York : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 246 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-7439-0 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014 152  mn  Journal of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 20–45.
Published: 01 November 2005
...  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES IN THE SHADOW OF THE STATE: Changing Defi nitions of Arab Women’s “Developmental” Citizenship Rights Mervat F. Hatem  he literature on citizenship and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 46–72.
Published: 01 November 2005
... interplay of religion and politics in the United States, especially after September 11, 2001, with a focus on conservative Christian conceptions of the Middle East. Copyright © 2005 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2005 46  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES RELIGIOUS...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 100–103.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Marcie J. Patton Between Islam and the State: The Politics of Engagement , Turam Berna . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2007 . Pp. xi, 223 . ISBN 9780804755016 . Copyright © 2008 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2008 100  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Alexandra Jerome Why the French Don’t Like Headscarves: Islam, the State, and Public Space , Bowen John R. . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2007 . Pp. x, 290 . ISBN 978-0-691-12506-0 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2009 100  JOURNAL...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Neha Vora Women in Civil Society: The State, Islamism, and Networks in the UAE , Krause Wanda . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2008 . Pp. vii, 264 . ISBN 0-230-60956-3 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 55–88.
Published: 01 July 2005
... phenomenon of so-called “illegal” migration. She has been both a Raoul Wallenberg Visiting Graduate Fellow and a Lady Davis Fellow at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and she has presented her research, in English and Hebrew, at academic conferences in Israel, Europe, and the United States. Her work has...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 87–108.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Nazanin Shahrokni Despite Iran’s geopolitical importance and mounting global concerns over its domestic and international practices, the state and its diverse mechanisms of rule have been largely neglected in mainstream sociology. To understand the state’s shifting modality of power between its...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 131–133.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Annemarie van Geel A Most Masculine State: Gender, Politics, and Religion in Saudi Arabia , Al-Rasheed Madawi . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2013 . 333 pages. ISBN 978-0-521-12252-8 . Copyright © 2014 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2014...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 58–88.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Jasamin Rostam-Kolayi This article sketches a history of Iran’s early girls’ school movement and examines its origins, goals, curricular content, and relationship to the state. It revises the tendency in the existing scholarship on modern education and reform to credit the Pahlavi state as the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 113–116.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Elizabeth Brownson Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East , Hasso Frances S. . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2011 . 256 pages. ISBN 978-0-8047-6156-7 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 31–57.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Beth Baron This article looks at the origins of the family planning program in Egypt as a case study in the history of relations between the emerging community of international donors, state officials, and local actors in the postwar period. The paper suggests that Americans and Egyptians were not...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 491–493.
Published: 01 November 2017
... would be reprocessed under the new Homeland Security Act, our telephones and e-mail accounts placed under surveillance, and passports returned when it was deemed appropriate. I walked out of the hall a prisoner of state, puzzling over the horizon of possibility that had pushed a well-institutionalized...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 343–345.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Sherene Seikaly The Security Archipelago: Human-Security States, Sexuality Politics, and the End of Neoliberalism Amar Paul Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . 328 pages. isbn 9780822353843 Copyright © 2015 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2015...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 107–134.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Frances S. Hasso Since the 1980s, an explosion in state, international, and nongovernmental campaigns and programs propose to increase women’s rights and protections in Arab countries. Women and women’s rights activists often invite and appeal to male-dominated states to regulate, intervene, or...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 46–74.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Noor Al-Qasimi This article examines how the phenomenon of the ‘abaya-as-fashion is accommodated by the hegemonic order of Islamic patriarchy in the region of the Arab Gulf states. The traditional ‘abaya, or body veil commonly worn by national women across the Arab Gulf, is juxtaposed against...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 140–143.
Published: 01 July 2005
...I. Okwuje States and Women’s Rights: The Making of Postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco , Charrad Mounira M. . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2001 . xviii + 341 pp. Bibliography, index. $55.00 (cloth). ISBN 0-520-07323-1 ; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 0-520-22576-7...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 134–137.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., 2005. 191 pp. Reviewed by Nathan P. Devir, The Pennsylvania State University Michal Zamir’s Sfinat habanot is the latest addition to the ever-growing trend of anti-military-establishment literature in Israel, which in the past several years has sought to expose the mindless...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 112–115.
Published: 01 July 2007
.... ISBN 9186884115. Reviewed by Mügé Galin, Ohio State University Catharina Raudvere’s highly informative study is a valuable contribu- tion to the sparse information we have about Sufi women’s faith and practice. It follows a short list of...