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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 105–108.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Nathalie Peutz Pioneers or Pawns? Women Health Workers and the Politics of Development in Yemen , Regt Marina de . Syracuse : Syracuse University Press , 2007 . Pp. xvi, 383 . ISBN 978-0-8156-3121-7 . Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2009...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 1–30.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Stacey Philbrick Yadav The gradual but marked Islamization of the public in Yemen since unification in 1990 is often treated as a dynamic that marginalizes women and limits their opportunities for political activism. By retheorizing the spatial features of public activism, however, this article...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 52–79.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Sophia Pandya This paper looks at the ways in which older generations of Yemeni women in Sanaa negotiate religious change. Practices that are associated with Sufism and popular folk Islam are prevalent in Yemen, especially among older, illiterate women who have had little to no access to textual...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 8–34.
Published: 01 July 2006
... the issue of women unavoidable. In the context of a cross-ideological oppositional alliance in Yemen that has been largely fostered by the conferences, this enduring tension over women seems to have created just enough space to push the issue of women’s right to representation as political candidates...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 50–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in women, religion, and globalization. Having spent three summers in Sanaa, her current research focuses on religious change among younger and older generations of women in Yemen, and how they negotiate self-interest and conflicting religious discourses. Copyright © 2009 Association for Middle...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 July 2010
... summers in Sana’a, her current re- search focuses on religious change among younger and older generations of women in Yemen, and how they negotiate self-interest and confl icting religious discourses. Stacey Philbrick Yadav is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 301–302.
Published: 01 November 2016
... between a Jewish boy and a Muslim girl in late seventeenth-century Yemen. Reading the discourses of Turkish and Kurdish mothers of the disappeared, Emine Rezzan Karaman examines the meanings attached to women’s performance of identity, citizenship, and political agency in Turkey in the early twenty-first...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 2009
... specializes in women and Islam, and more broad- ly in women, religion, and globalization. Having spent three summers in Sanaa, her current research focuses on religious change among younger and older generations of women in Yemen, and how they negotiate self- interest and confl icting religious...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2019
... a moment of political uprising that swept the region earlier in the decade. Civil, proxy, and imperialist wars in Syria, Iraq, Libya, and Yemen; the reconsolidation of authoritarianism in Egypt; and the reversal of long-established democratic gains in Turkey—these are all developing realities that...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 2009
... to emancipate them, still works in the propaganda wars that serve to justify various imperial agendas. Pioneers or Pawns? Women Health Workers and the Politics of Development in Yemen Marina de Regt. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 365–367.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Programme, is to prepare qualified women to run for legislative and municipal offices. The regional project Heya [She], to Support Women Leaders, which collaborates with five other associations in Tunisia, also has partners in Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, and Yemen. The goal of this three-year project...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 483–485.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Hanadi Al-Samman Copyright © 2017 by the Association for Middle East Women’s Studies 2017 On January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order (EO) banning citizens of seven Muslim countries—Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen—from entering the United States...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 343–362.
Published: 01 November 2016
... selected were chosen for a number of reasons: they come from Iraq and Yemen, which both had significant Jewish populations who left before and during the Nakba. Both countries have substantial Shiʿite populations, alongside Sunnis and non-Muslim minorities. They also have comparatively short-lived and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2014
...: in North Yemen Embodiment and Health Care in...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 479–482.
Published: 01 November 2017
... United States has contributed, sometimes significantly—in Iraq, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Yemen, and Iran. In either case, the Western gaze reflects a privileged standpoint from which some lives could be brought into the scope of activism and support, and made to matter—to donors, funders, relief...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 117–124.
Published: 01 March 2019
... worsening political situation in the Arab world caused by the first US war on Iraq and structural adjustments imposed on Yemen, entire families left their homelands and relocated to places like Chicagoland. This immigration continues today, exacerbated by wars in both Syria and Yemen. Poorly educated...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 110–146.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., especially high increases were reported in Tunisia and South Yemen, although both started from a very low base.6 For both countries, this was a function partly of male out-migration and partly of the state’s gender policy. In a 1982 special eco- nomic report on South Yemen (the People’s Democratic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 108–111.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... Her engaging book off ers not only an in-depth analysis of what “development” engenders, but also advances the critical but as yet understudied topics of healthcare, return migration, and ethnicity/race in Yemen. De Regt’s work will appeal to scholars of gender, labor, mi- gration...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 114–117.
Published: 01 July 2011
..., Morocco, Yemen, Tunisia, Libya, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Sudan, and Syria. Her work thus makes a useful contribution to scholars and students of feminism in the Middle East and Islamic majority countries and to those looking for answers to questions of feminism and religion, captured here...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (1 July 2011) 7 (2): 117–120.
Published: 01 July 2011
... of these developments, Badran is unsurpassed in her attention to historical detail and factual evidence. Though the majority of her evidence draws from Egypt, she extends her command of history to include Turkey, Morocco, Yemen, Tunisia, Libya, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Sudan, and Syria...