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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (3): 71–97.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Jared McCormick This inquiry explores questions of movement and tourism in relation to sexuality within the context of Lebanon’s nascent gay travel industry. The first section examines how imagery of Arab men is mediatized and circulated, with (un)intended effects. Many of the images take form...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 132–133.
Published: 01 November 2007
... recent research in Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, and Arab America fo- cuses on male infertility, Islamic attitudes toward gamete donation, and reproductive tourism. Amalia Sa‘ar (Ph.D., Boston University) is a cultural anthropologist. Her ongoing research concerns Israeli...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 354–358.
Published: 01 November 2015
... the Arab Spring, but women who wore the hijab were no longer harassed and became much more prominent in public spaces. The third cartoon depicts an elegant woman in a two-piece red dress suit, Amel Karboul. Several days earlier Karboul had been named minister of tourism in Prime Minister Mehdi...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 118–119.
Published: 01 July 2008
... conducted Fulbright and National Science Foundation– funded research on the social impact of infertility, assisted reproductive technologies, and fertility tourism in Egypt, Lebanon, the United Arab Emirates, and Arab America over the past 20 years. She has held visiting faculty...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 110–111.
Published: 01 July 2009
... conducted studies on Middle Eastern masculini- ties in the age of new reproductive technologies and globalization and reproductive tourism in the Arab world. She is the founding editor of JMEWS and co-editor of the Berghahn Books Series on Fertility, Repro- duction and Sexuality. Pardis Mahdavi is...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (3): 89–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... “women of the night,” prostitutes) or the authorization to pro- vide tourist guidance from the Tunisian Ministry of Tourism, although these are both terrains of their practice. When I refer to the beznessa as a group in this essay, I do so with these qualifications. As for the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 November 2015
... police to position themselves as redeemed agents of moral rescue at a time when they were facing rising tides of resistance and critique at home. These police offered themselves as allies of Saudi investors interested in eliminating cabaret and tourism businesses along the Nile waterfront and on Giza’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 November 2011
... analyze the ways in which hypermasculinity is deployed by various actors in relation to a growing gay tourism industry. Complementing this set of articles, the issue also includes book reviews of recent works that have emerged in the field and collectively demonstrate the growing importance of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 343–347.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., reproductive tourist , consumer , agent , or opportunist . She contrasts tourism to the real suffering and sacrifice of infertile couples obliged to travel for access to reproductive technologies. Yet as Charlotte Halmø Kroløkke and Saumya Pant ( 2012 , 239) insist, “transnational feminist analyses and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 119–121.
Published: 01 July 2013
... driven by globalization, accelerated BOOK REVIEWS  mn  121 inequality around the world, the mass movements of peoples, intensified regional wars and violence, and the increasing medical tourism made paradoxically possible by disruptions and the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 343–345.
Published: 01 November 2015
... began mobilizing and together with the tourism industry revived the profit benefits of “erotic nationalism” (178). Chapter 6 indicts middle-class and state feminism’s collaboration with state brutality in Egypt. Since the early 2000s, if not before, these elite and state feminists have harnessed the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 326–328.
Published: 01 November 2020
... allies in Habib Bourguiba’s regime still sought to create Tunisian art and artisanry that would convey a particular palatable image of Tunisia that would serve the growing tourism industry. At the same time, artisanal training programs were a means by which young illiterate Tunisian women could be...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 81–86.
Published: 01 July 2008
... communities in New York City, focusing on representations of sexuality and identity. Janell Rothenberg (UCLA) described the fi eld of her research as the interplay of tourism and migration and of gender and sexuality in urban Morocco and in North Africa more broadly, inspired in part by the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (1): 110–146.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Saudi Arabia’s 97 Jordan accepted a stabilization and adjustment program and implemented trade liberalization in 1990–91. As a non-oil economy, it sought to increase its manufacturing base (e.g., textiles, garments, pharmaceuticals) as well as its services sector (e.g., banking, tourism, and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (3): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Yemen: Qat in Reproductive Tourism Reproductive Practices Black in a Turkish Sea Village Depression in Egypt in Cairo Today Press...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2021) 17 (1): 147–156.
Published: 01 March 2021
... students’ responses to be so enthusiastic. But I was troubled that it was not available or circulating in Egypt or among Arabic-reading audiences. TS : What has the reception been since Lissa first came out? SH : Not yet! We have a title, Gringo Love , about the politics of sex tourism in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 July 2016
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 115–136.
Published: 01 July 2006
... the other museums, which are archaeological in discipline, opened in the late 1980s and are gov- erned by the Department of Antiquities of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities. Morocco’s first museum, the Kasbah Museum, opened in 1922, its collection amassed by the French scholar...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 94–103.
Published: 01 March 2018
... that produces them as gay-friendly. Pinkwashing is pivotal to the global gay and lesbian tourism industry, which has prolifically produced a distinction between gay-friendly and not gay-friendly locations for several decades. For Palestinians, the recruitment and instrumentalization of LGBTQ tourists...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 July 2008