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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (3): 71–101.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Yossi Yonah; Ishak Saporta This research study is a development of our previous study about the pre-vocational training program introduced to the Israeli education system in the 1950s. However, while in the previous study we examined the role this program played in making Israel’s ethnoworking...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 198–202.
Published: 01 November 2009
... research on Palestinian society in the areas of gender, ed- ucation, and vocational education; the family and the household; gender case studies on the Palestinian Ministry of Youth and Sports; women’s microcredit projects; community-based rehabilitation programs; gender integration into...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 99–102.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in Pakistan are social, be they the traditional outlook on the household status of women, the lack of safety while using public transport, inadequate educational facilities, or the non-availability of vocational training. Moreover, women are often kept in casual positions in the informal...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 2005
... professionals, WOI focused on eco- nomic self-sufficiency as the overriding purpose of its activities. Around the nucleus of vocational training and literacy classes, which provided job oppor- tunities, a number of other needed services were developed. The opening of these vocational classes quickly proved...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (3): 58–88.
Published: 01 November 2008
... reformist works written in Turkish and Persian from these areas, including works ad- vocating greater equality for women. In the early 1880s, Azerbaijani educator Mirza Hasan Rushdiyah studied teacher training in Beirut and JASAMIN ROSTAM-KOLAYI  69...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2007) 3 (3): 105–108.
Published: 01 November 2007
... vocational training, civic education, and literacy programs. NGOs have also found that they are more likely to get international funding for educational 108  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES programs than for other programs such as those that contribute to the rebuilding of basic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 36–53.
Published: 01 November 2009
... widowhood was one of the motivating factors behind the establishment of a similar organization in Gaza. Al-Falah Charitable Society was founded in 1999 to provide services for the poor and the marginalized. It off ers almost free medi- cal services, food distribution, and vocational...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2014) 10 (2): 135–151.
Published: 01 July 2014
... market by a few investors respectively as the major barriers (Sadi and Al-Ghazali 2012). In the context of Oman, McElwee and Al-Riyami (2003) argue that the shortage of nurseries, kindergartens, vocational training institutions, employment information, and loans can retard woman’s...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (3): 11–35.
Published: 01 November 2009
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 157–178.
Published: 01 July 2019
... school (either by following a vocational pathway or by pursuing higher education). Last but not least, most came from middle-class families. It is imperative that we view the middle-class status of my interlocutors along a spectrum of precarity and recognize the imprecision of class categories. This is...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (2): 1–24.
Published: 01 July 2005
... values of a distorted European civilization as depicted in Iranian media. He aims at liberating the Iranian woman from the social fetters plaguing the European woman by ad- FIROOZEH KASHANI-SABET  15 vocating a return to Islam and to the...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2006) 2 (2): 115–136.
Published: 01 July 2006
... addition to exhibitions promoting feminist agendas, 128  JOURNAL OF MIDDLE EAST WOMEN’S STUDIES museum programs specifically can target women’s needs by offering literacy classes, vocational workshops, or instruction in weaving and embroidery for economic benefit. Jordan’s Department of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2018) 14 (1): 45–67.
Published: 01 March 2018
... small businesses under the umbrella of vocational training. Single-mother associations gain reputations for their services for marginalized women, while at the same time attracting clientele, who dine at their restaurants, purchase couscous on Fridays, or buy pastries during Ramadan. Intrigued by...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2020) 16 (3): 264–282.
Published: 01 November 2020
... used to be peripatetic peddlers or tinkers in villages, they now engage in more sedentary vocations, such as metalwork, saddle making, and fortune-telling, in urban neighborhoods. Some Ghagar sell items or offer horseback rides to tourists near the Giza pyramids. Others have established themselves in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2005) 1 (3): 20–45.
Published: 01 November 2005
... recruited from the community and who were graduates of vocational schools. Th ese women, who would otherwise be unemployed, MERVE HATEM  39 were given teacher training in innovative approaches to education before they qualifi ed for these positions...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 50–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
... led to waves of migration toward urban centers such as Sanaa, for education and employment. Th is has led to vocational changes among the younger generations of the middle class, who started “seeking ca- reers, largely in urban areas, based on education instead of continuing age...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (2): 23–52.
Published: 01 July 2009
... Palestinians have a higher student-to-teacher ratio, less equipped schools, insuffi cient vocational education, and lower achievement levels (Smooha 1988; al-Haj 1995; Eisikovits 1997). At the level of higher education, Palestinians are also under-represented (Guri-Rosenblit 1996; 1999), comprising a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2008) 4 (1): 53–82.
Published: 01 March 2008
...- lectual sphere. Women’s education increased signifi cantly, and more ORIT BASHKIN  65 women entered public life. Iraqi colleges and vocational schools opened their gates to them. Queen ‘Aliyya’s College was an all-female institu- tion that attracted a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2013) 9 (2): 80–107.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., is the threat of gazing too far into the glass of sentimental narrative. The Attack, however, pulls everyone back from the brink because Amin, unseduced, refuses to shoot: “I don’t fit in [that] world…. I don’t recognize myself in what kills; my vocation is to be on the side of...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (3): 344–366.
Published: 01 November 2019
... reflect the prioritization of increasing the number of Qataris in the workforce in the state’s national development agendas. Women are included in the strategies and outcomes outlined in the QNV and the NDS , such as the QNV ’s human development outcome of “increased opportunities and vocational...