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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 July 2008
... assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) using donor gametes and embryos have been legitimized by religious authorities and passed into law. This has placed Iran, a Shia-dominant country, in a unique position vis-à-vis the Sunni Islamic world, where all forms of gamete donation are strictly prohibited. In...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 35–59.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Loubna H. Skalli This paper discusses the public sphere in the Middle East and North Africa from the perspective of women’s uses of information and communication technologies. I argue that the sociopolitical transformations unfolding in many countries in the Middle East and North Africa are not...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 119–121.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Suad Joseph The New Arab Man: Emergent Masculinities, Technologies, and Islam in the Middle East , Inhorn Marcia C. . Princeton; Oxford : Princeton University Press . 404 pages. ISBN 978-0-691-14889-2 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 142–145.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Jocelyn DeJong Islam and Assisted Reproductive Technologies: Sunni and Shia Perspectives , Inhorn Marcia C. Soraya Tremayne , eds. New York : Berghahn Books , 2012 . 338 pages. ISBN 978-0-85745-490-4 . Copyright © 2013 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2013 142...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 314–332.
Published: 01 November 2018
... fatwa websites discuss this reproductive health technology. During the study period of 2016–17, English-language sites were more likely to rule that EC was not religiously acceptable, whereas no Arabic-language online fatwas declared the technology forbidden to Muslims. In contrast, Arabic questions to...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 109–111.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Institute of Technology Had it been written a decade ago, Daughters of the Nile would have been on the cutting edge of research on the history of Egyptian women’s po- litical activism. At that time, attempts to write women back into Egypt’s 110  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES modern...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 111–113.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Technology After the publication and reception of Saba Mahmood’s pathbreaking work, The Politics of Piety (Princeton University Press, 2005), one might be forgiven for thinking that little new was left to say about Egyptian women’s participation in grassroots Islamic movements. Sherine Hafez’s An...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 21–44.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Daphna Birenbaum-Carmeli Though greatly routinized over the past two decades, assisted reproductive technologies still invoke an occasional public debate around a dilemma that is constituted as unprecedented. This paper examines one such case that took place in Israel—that of a legal dispute...
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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 November 2012) 8 (3): 14–40.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of backward homophobic Iranian-ness, awaiting representation and liberation by new media technologies, while the Iranian citizen is disciplined through cybergovernmentality as a heterosexual subject who is expected to reject tradition, tolerate or defend homosexuals, and avoid perversion. Sima...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 41–62.
Published: 01 November 2012
... narrative are all aspects of Egyptian political culture, but are rarely, if ever, discussed comprehensively. I hope to demystify the underground politico-cultural currents that exist in the queer Egyptian blogosphere. Through the process of reconciling political discourse with modern technology, in this...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 89–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of their associated onto-epistemic instantiations. While the principal focus is on the movement of the categories of éffeminés, gigolos, and MSMs, it also considers the conditions of possibility for the emergence of a gay movement in Tunisia, enhanced by Internetbased technologies. Analysis is...
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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 November 2018) 14 (3): 343–347.
Published: 01 November 2018
... : Berghahn , 2015 201 pages. isbn 9781782386346. Emergency Contraception: The Story of a Global Reproductive Health Technology . Angel M. Foster and L. L. Wynn , eds. New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 323 pages. isbn 9780230102828. Copyright © 2018 by the Association for...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 354–355.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Composing Egypt builds on scholarship published in the last three decades on nationalism, the press, education, gender, popular culture, and technology. While two or even three of these fields have intersected in previous studies, Hoda Yousef skillfully weaves all these threads together through the notion...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 124–127.
Published: 01 March 2017
... increased in popularity after 9/11 and employs several ideological tropes that sustain US exceptionalism and thereby authorize its continued imperial efforts. Surveying over forty contemporary desert romances published by popular trade presses like Harlequin, Jarmakani isolates three technologies of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 116–119.
Published: 01 July 2013
... the Middle East, particularly those interested in the Arab Gulf, as well as graduate students in anthropology, sociology, and gender studies. The New Arab Man: Emergent Masculinities, Technologies, and Islam in the Middle East Marcia C. Inhorn. Princeton; Oxford...
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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 2012) 8 (3): 1–13.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Digital Cultures and the Politics of Emotion: Feelings, Affect and Technological Change (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012). Noor Al-Qasimi is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for Cultural, Media and Creative Industries at Kings College, London. Her research interests include gender, sexuality...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 114–115.
Published: 01 November 2006
... who are interested in the intersection of politics, religion, and new reproductive technologies. It is also recommended for potential parents considering surrogacy and those interested in women’s and fam- ily issues and the adaptation of Jewish law to modern technologies...