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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 486–488.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Suad Joseph Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 The Trump administration is governing with a tactic often used by authoritarian regimes and now employed in new and extreme forms with the help of social media—the tactic of chaos. Banning travelers from...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 258–260.
Published: 01 July 2016
... gender identities. She draws particularly on R. W. Connell’s emphasis on the potential for subordinate masculinities and ideas from Andrea Cornwall (based on Michel de Certeau) of tactical versus strategic choices. In so doing, she acknowledges that rather than creating a single hegemonic masculinity...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 284–287.
Published: 01 July 2016
... such martyrs. Whenever there has been a threat of genocide against our people, Kurdish women have resorted to such actions. However, [the suicide attack] is not a tactic of our fight. It is not even approved of by our organisation. This kind of action is completely decided by the person carrying it out...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 347–349.
Published: 01 November 2017
... that is trained for questioning given narratives, Trump’s seemingly chaotic governance style appears as a systematic tactic of governance that instrumentalizes chaos, much like many of the authoritarian regimes in the Middle East (Joseph). The careful analyses of the contributors draw attention to the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 374–378.
Published: 01 November 2018
... project, which began during a 2013 residency in Copenhagen, is composed of interviews and sound recordings about being a mother, a woman, and an artist and is about the strategies and tactics developed to survive as mothers and artists. Words and phrases from the ANA recordings were on the walls of Ark...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 340–342.
Published: 01 November 2015
... migrant women), so they are often beholden either to male family members or to careers that provide income to maintain a car and a driver as well as a reason to leave home. Women use many tactics to argue that mobility will not damage their reputations or those of their families, including referring to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (2): 199–215.
Published: 01 July 2015
... to constitute a free self. When physical journeying is not possible and she feels suffocated by social limitations as a young teenager, Fadwa begins a psychological journey using tactics similar to Michel de Certeau’s ( 1988 , 29) “transverse tactics .” Transverse tactics allow “individuals and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 80–106.
Published: 01 July 2014
... (Hendrickson 2004). The police and army retaliated with more bombs and barbed-wire blockades. The irregular war in Algiers, with paratroopers doing police work and both sides resorting to terrorist tactics, drew the attention of French leftist intellectuals, who criticized the war, as well...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 112–121.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Zeynep Kurtuluş Korkman From a feminist perspective, however, the emphasis on the agenda-shifting function of the president’s comments feeds into a masculinist understanding of politics. This is because while Erdoğan’s every speech act can (and perhaps should) be analyzed as a tactical move...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (1): 128–132.
Published: 01 March 2014
...- serving and advancing the tactic of anthropological self-critique and the commitment to de-colonizing ethnography within the confines of the academic industrial complex (Del Gandio 2010). Consider for instance how Hale has developed ethnographic methods that centralize the inter- related practices...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 146–149.
Published: 01 July 2006
... labor” (78). The PFWAC also allowed women flexibility because it did not require members to become partisans of the DFLP and it ignored calls for great indoctrination of women with party ideology. These tactics allowed the PFWAC to become one the most influential grassroots or...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 198–202.
Published: 01 November 2009
...” (Cultural Dynamics, July 2008), and “Tales of Strength and Danger: Sa- har and the Tactics of Everyday Life in Amari Refugee Camp, Palestine” (Signs, Spring 2007). She also contributed a chapter to Living Palestine, ed. Lisa Taraki (2006), a collaborative research initiative of the Institute of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2017) 13 (3): 438–441.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Salima Ghezali and Louisa Hanoune, who supported a democratic plurality including the FIS (Cheref 2006 ). In part 1 Mehta misrepresents Bey’s use of the enfumades example. This cruel war tactic of caging hundreds of Algerian civilians in grottos and then lighting the entrance on fire, causing mass...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 100–103.
Published: 01 July 2008
... laicism of the Kemalist establishment, believing that it reinforced the illiberal, authoritarian features of the regime. Among Islamic actors, there was a growing conviction that the system-challeng- ing tactics of the pro-Islamic Refah Party were leading to a narrowing of opportunities...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (2): 110–112.
Published: 01 July 2012
... charitable acts, press statements, and propa- ganda work to highlight her patriotism and to redefine her relevance for Egyptian society. In Chapter 2 Lohman illustrates how Umm Kulthum continued this tactic of establishing new contexts for her work in 1968, when she presented a series of concerts...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (1): 130–133.
Published: 01 March 2013
... much of Salime’s exposition unintelligible to a reader unfamiliar with Moroccan government and politics. Salime pays careful attention to the ways in which Moroccan groups police boundaries between the “secular” and “religious” while adopting composite—and frequently similar—tactics in their...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2013
... unfamiliar with Moroccan government and politics. Salime pays careful attention to the ways in which Moroccan groups police boundaries between the “secular” and “religious” while adopting composite—and frequently similar—tactics in their cam- paigns. Salime avoids reinscribing notions of feminism...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 116–123.
Published: 01 March 2018
... secular ideology not only on the streets but also in scholarship, in feminist activism, and with respect to their own bodies and family lives. All devised tactics to navigate the everyday geographies of secularism and several became actively involved in resisting this hegemony by producing alternative...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 1–7.
Published: 01 July 2006
... worldviews and various meanings of “pragmatism” that MENA women’s rights tactics can be appreciated globally (Sadiqi forthcoming). The papers in this special issue explore the changing nature of the public sphere in MENA and women’s contributions to it, as well as women’s involvement...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 125–131.
Published: 01 March 2008
... new tactic, whereby the women’s movement has initiated seminars on the eff ect of state laws on women’s everyday lives, and engaged in door-to-door appeals to collect signatures to a statement protesting the state’s current legal framework on women, to be presented to the...