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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Neha Vora Women in Civil Society: The State, Islamism, and Networks in the UAE , Krause Wanda . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2008 . Pp. vii, 264 . ISBN 0-230-60956-3 . Copyright © 2010 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2010...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2013
... (UAE), as well as government officials involved in anti-trafficking initiatives in both the UAE and the United States, Mahdavi underscores the fundamental disconnect that ex- ists between the everyday lived experiences of transnational sex workers and discourses of trafficking promulgated by...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 2019
... in the UAE and Kuwait. It investigates the crime of zina (sexual promiscuity) and the fate of children born to unwed migrant workers in a Gulf country. These children exist between statelessness and the possibility of living in the emir’s palaces, as is the case for foundlings in Kuwait. The second...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 113–116.
Published: 01 July 2013
... this endeavor in Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East, in which she examines the emergence of unconven- tional marriages in contemporary Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Hasso also assesses the states’ contributions and responses to the ensuing so-called...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 134–137.
Published: 01 March 2010
... forms of activism? What does Islamic civility look like? Is a public/pri- vate distinction useful for understanding civil society in the UAE? What would political liberalization look like under an authoritarian state? Krause explores these questions by showing the complexities of women’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2011) 7 (3): 6–35.
Published: 01 November 2011
.... JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES Vol. 7, No. 3 (Fall 2011) © 2011 6 PARDIS MAHDAVI & CHRISTINE SARGENT  mn  7 The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a destination country for men and women trafficked for the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 107–134.
Published: 01 July 2014
.... This article conceptually and theoretically expands on my research on family law projects in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Egypt (Hasso 2011). Its title is inspired by Deniz Kandiyoti’s (1988) influential article, “Bargaining with Patriarchy,” which comparatively examines ideal...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (3): 343–347.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... Inhorn’s Cosmopolitan Conceptions is a medical anthropological work synthesizing the emergent literature about IVF globally and the author’s long career of scholarship about reproduction in the Islamic world. This study, which focuses on a private IVF clinic in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), opens with...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (2): 87–99.
Published: 01 July 2008
... empower- ment? We surveyed selected women nationals of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) living in Abu Dhabi and invited a small number to participate in focus groups to determine the extent to which they actually control their personal funds. Th e essential question governing the study was, “How do...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 156–158.
Published: 01 July 2006
... University (UAE) in September 2003, where he is a lecturer of English. His research inter- ests are primarily in Maghrebi post-colonial literature and human rights issues. His publications are basically concerned with cultural traditions and politics and the intersection of the “national...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 46–74.
Published: 01 March 2010
... image of King NOOR AL-QASIMI  67 9. References to the House of Saud. Drawing by Mustafa Aslanturk. 68  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES 6:1 10. References to Dubai and the UAE. Drawing by Mustafa Aslanturk...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 111–113.
Published: 01 July 2013
... contemporary Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Hasso also assesses the states’ contributions and responses to the ensuing so-called family crisis dialogue and addresses changes in An Islam of Her Own: Reconsidering Religion and Secularism in Women’s Islamic Movements , Hafez Sherine...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2010
... expressive of the struggles of Iranian women. Although the book is expensive for individual students, university libraries would do well to add it to their collections. Women in Civil Society: Th e State, Islamism, and Networks in the UAE Wanda Krause. New York...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 58–79.
Published: 01 July 2013
... while working as a lecturer in Aberdeen College. Since 2000, Aboulela and her family have lived in Jakarta, Indonesia, and Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). She cur- rently lives in Doha, UAE. Her short story “The Museum,” from the collection Coloured Lights, was awarded the Caine Prize for...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2010) 6 (1): 117–128.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., multinational recall, the Middle East branch of Carrefour, a joint venture between a Dubai fi nance group and the French corporation, removed Danish products from its stores in Cairo, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Qatar and do- nated the stock to charity. Stories began appearing in local...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (2): 144–164.
Published: 01 July 2020
...: Understanding Women’s Experience of ICT in the UAE .” Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries 40 , no. 1 : 1 – 21 . Wheeler Deborah L. 2004 . “ Blessings and Curses: Women and the Internet Revolution in the Arab World .” In Women and Media in the Middle East: Power...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 8–34.
Published: 01 July 2006
... clear…. I am urging the national- ists to fortify themselves with Islam and for the Islamists to fortify themselves with Arabism (CAUS 1995:340). Siyadi is identified as an Arab nationalist thinker who works for al-Shariqa Television (UAE), but he clearly bridges the Arab national...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 60–85.
Published: 01 July 2006
... the University of Exeter (UK). He has been a lecturer of American literature in the Department of English, at the University of Oran, Algeria (1988–2003) and he joined the Faculty of Foreign Languages & Translation at Ajman University (UAE) in September 2003, where he is a lecturer of English. His...