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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 6–34.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., in a transnational context, the construction of an anthropology of culture by women of the region and the establishment of a Maghrebi women’s network enabled the torch of women’s rights to pass from women in Tunisia, where the Personal Status Code (PSC) was a model for the region, to women in Morocco...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 229–231.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Kathryn Medien Foucault’s Orient: The Conundrum of Cultural Difference, from Tunisia to Japan . Marnia Lazreg . New York : Berghahn , 2017 . 282 pages. isbn 9781785336225. Copyright © 2019 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2019 Marnia Lazreg’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 354–358.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Lilia Labidi 4. Lacking Brains and Religion first appeared at an exhibit at the Centre Culturel Ibn Zeidoun in el Omran, Tunis, April 13–15, 2015. 3. Amel Karboul first appeared at the third session of the Exposition de Caricatures in Gafsa, Tunisia, November 14, 2014. 2. The...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (1): 1–38.
Published: 01 March 2011
...” Gazes on the Tradition of Fattening Jewish Brides in Tunisia Hagar Salamon and Esther Juhasz mn ABSTRACT In the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the Tunisian Jewish female body was subjected to a dramatic fattening process...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (2015) 11 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Valentine M. Moghadam My critique notwithstanding, scholars and students alike will learn a great deal about the politics of crowds in Algeria in 1988–89 and in Tunisia and Libya in 2011. In addition, they will generate discussions among themselves about the political and gender dynamics of mass...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2012) 8 (3): 89–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Rodney Collins This ethnographic essay reflects research conducted in urban Tunisia among two distinct, yet interrelated, groups of young “men who have sex with men” (MSMs). Theoretically, the essay focuses on the politics of identity categories, how these categories travel, and the intersections...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 292–313.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Delfina Serrano-Ruano Abstract The social malaise produced by thousands of children born out of wedlock and abandoned is widely understood in the Maghreb. It has opened a breach in traditional Islamic legal discourses as well as social practices regarding the establishment of filiation in Tunisia...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (3): 365–367.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Tounissiet in Tunis. We met two months after the revolution to help establish democracy in the new Tunisia. Our aim was to work on behalf of the rights of women that have long been suppressed. The situation of women scarcely corresponds to the legal texts in Tunisia, which hid the reality on the ground. The...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (1): 110–146.
Published: 01 March 2005
... oil (Karshenas 2001; Hakimian 2001). My focus is on female labor, social policy, and the changing political economy, with an emphasis on Iran (an example of an oil economy), Jordan (a non-oil economy), and Tunisia (a mixed oil economy). Conceptually, I take a feminist...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 326–328.
Published: 01 November 2020
... Studies 2020 Jessica Gerschultz’s Decorative Arts of the Tunisian École maps out a matrix in which highbrow art, artisanal production, and the state worked together to elevate the decorative arts in postindependence Tunisia. At the center of this matrix was a new generation of young Tunisian women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2016) 12 (1): 88–92.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Fatima Sadiqi References Ali-Karamali Shaista P. , and Dunne Fiona . 1994 . “ The Ijtihad Controversy .” Arab Law Quarterly 9 , no. 3 : 238 – 57 . Charrad Mounira M. 2001 . States and Women’s Rights: The Making of Postcolonial Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 March 2008
... than useful. Many dilemmas that Rothenberg investigates in Palestine were not, in Tunisia, solved by possession. For example, in the case of infertility, when, 30 years ago, the daughter and son-in-law of a close friend of the family I lived with could not conceive, no possession like that of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2015) 11 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., Jordan, Palestine, Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Sudan, the United States, and England convened for two days. We grappled with the institutionalization of gender and women’s studies and discussed the prospects and challenges associated with establishing related programs in the Arab region. To...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (1): 69–71.
Published: 01 March 2020
... more than one country) and seven that concentrate on thematic issues. The country chapters are broken into the regions of North Africa (Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia), the eastern Arab states (Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria), and the Arab Gulf (Kuwait, Saudi Arabia...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (2): 246–251.
Published: 01 July 2018
... with an Israeli individual or institution, she argued. Indeed, the film was banned by Lebanon (Holpuch 2017 ) and Tunisia for violating laws that prohibit dealing with Israel or Israeli individuals, and by Qatar for featuring an Israeli soldier (Williams 2017 ). A petition to boycott the film in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (1): 133–137.
Published: 01 March 2007
... women’s health, writing women’s history, women and science, and images and society, among other subjects. She directed a research program in Tunisia on public morality in the Arab world and Africa. She is the founder of a prize for the defense of women’s rights and co-founder of the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the collection, Family Ties and Ideational Changes in Egypt, Iran and Tunisia, 1904–1923 (forthcoming in 2008), edited by Kathryn Yount and Hoda Rashad. Kathryn Libal is an anthropologist jointly appointed as Assistant Pro- fessor to the Department of Human Development and Family...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 1–7.
Published: 01 July 2006
... in the transnational public sphere, through an VALENTINE M. MOGHADAM & FATIMA SADIQI  3 examination of countries such as Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Jordan, where these changes have been observed. An examination of political developments over the past decade in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 343–347.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... L. Wynn, the editors of Emergency Contraception , present short case studies describing how EC was introduced in fourteen countries, among them Tunisia, Lebanon, and Morocco. While Foster and Wynn combine training in medicine, anthropology, Middle East studies, and health policy, the contributing...