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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 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 (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 132–133.
Published: 01 November 2007
... social impact of infertility and in vitro fertilization in Egypt. Her 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 354–358.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... Several days earlier Karboul had been named minister of tourism in Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa’s independent technocratic government, which was tasked with preparing for the 2014 elections ( fig. 3 ). 3 While this appointment pleased the elites of Karboul’s generation who were interested in reviving...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 118–119.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Middle Eastern gender and health issues, Dr. Inhorn has 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 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 (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 89–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... practices, the beznessa are unable to seek something like a carte officielle that is in place for the femmes de nuit (literally “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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 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 (1 November 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 (1 November 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 (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 343–345.
Published: 01 November 2015
... media’s fascination with closed-circuit cameras caught corrupt police in the act of racketeering sex workers. Sex workers in turn 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 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 (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 81–86.
Published: 01 July 2008
... study of cul- tural productions of Iranian diasporic 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 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 (1 November 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 (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 July 2016
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 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 (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 94–103.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., even justification, for settler colonialism and the violence of empire. At least since the 1990s, multiple states, societies, cities, and even businesses actively deploy pinkwashing as a strategy that produces them as gay-friendly. Pinkwashing is pivotal to the global gay and lesbian tourism...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 July 2008
... 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 appointments at the American University of Beirut (2003) and the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 55–88.
Published: 01 July 2005
..., and tourism is a basic building block of the Israeli national economy. Until recently, this reliance on tourism was reflected in a liberal tourist visa policy that became an entry pathway for economic migrants from Western and Southern Africa, South America, and the Former Soviet Union (among...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 63–79.
Published: 01 March 2015
.... 7. Scholars of nationalism have explored the Jordanian state’s expropriation of Bedouin culture, such as tent and camel life, coffee- and tea-making rituals, and costumes and embroidery, for its tourism value and as a state-legitimizing strategy (Layne 1989 , 1994 ; Massad 2001 ). My work is the...