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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 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 (1 November 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 (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 99–102.
Published: 01 November 2007
... that family is the key issue. Employment problems mainly faced by women 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 2005
... communication and interaction with the grassroots women who constituted the membership. Educated by the women it mobilized, from peasants and factory workers to urban professionals, WOI focused on eco- nomic self-sufficiency as the overriding purpose of its activities. Around the nucleus of vocational...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 105–108.
Published: 01 November 2007
... forms of educational activities, including 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2008) 4 (3): 58–88.
Published: 01 November 2008
... preceded Iran in modern female education. Th ey read 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 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 (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 36–53.
Published: 01 November 2009
... 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 training, as well as an orphanage and other programs. Th rough their...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 11–35.
Published: 01 November 2009
... an Assistant Professor at Birzeit University. She has conducted research on Palestinian society in the areas of gender, education, 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 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 (1 July 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 (1 July 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 (1 March 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 (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 110–146.
Published: 01 March 2005
... population. Since countries would focus on making their labor forces more qualified, partly by raising education and skill levels, there might be increased atten- tion to improving education, vocational training, and skills-upgrading for women. Women’s numbers would rise in such expanding occupations as...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 33–64.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 45–74.
Published: 01 November 2007
... is again fairly common for Palestinian women, urban or rural. Yet Samira is hardly a confined woman. She works outside the home, involves herself in com- munity activism, and has undertaken diverse types of study, from self- help workshops to vocational training to working toward a...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 50–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
..., urbanization, and industrialization in Ye- men 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...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 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 (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 90–119.
Published: 01 March 2011
... country, the majority of which are women-run and include: human and women’s rights advocacy NGOs, local develop- ment associations, economic cooperatives, income-generating programs, micro-credit associations, government-run literacy programs, vocational training institutes for women...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 56–88.
Published: 01 July 2011