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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (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 (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 (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 (2021) 17 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2021
... of destruction, Essaydi’s photographs are uncritically linked to events and situations as varied as the Arab uprisings, violence in the Palestinian territories, and the wars in Syria, Yemen, and Iraq. Instead of illuminating complex sociopolitical issues and reshaping dominant discourses, they become...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2009) 5 (1): 50–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
... broadcast in Sanaa and much of the Middle East on a weekly basis via satellite television, and who is known for his emotional, apolitical, piety-focused approach to Islam. Given that Yemen is a conservative Mus- lim country, it is of interest to find this support for a preacher who rarely di- rectly...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (2019) 15 (2): 244–246.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., as Yemen is undergoing a merciless war that is actively halting and destroying decades-old progress of civil-rights work. As a queer, migrant Yemeni artist who uses personal narrative as a primary source of expression, I thought it privileged, almost irrelevant, to continue conceptualizing a queer...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (2015) 11 (3): 365–367.
Published: 01 November 2015
... in Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, and Yemen. The goal of this three-year project (concluding in 2016) is to increase women’s active participation in public spaces throughout the Middle East and North Africa by assuring durable and fair changes for men and women and the inclusion of vulnerable and...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (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 (2016) 12 (3): 343–362.
Published: 01 November 2016
... . “ The Anti-Jewish ‘Farhūd’ in Baghdad, 1941 .” Middle Eastern Studies 3 , no. 1 : 2 – 17 . Dresch Paul . 1993 . Tribes, Government, and History in Yemen . Oxford : Clarendon . El-Enany Rasheed . 2006 . Arab Representations of the Occident: East-West Encounters in Arabic...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (2020) 16 (1): 69–71.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., United Arab Emirates and Oman, Qatar and Bahrain, Yemen). The thematic chapters focus on feminism, migration, law, education, fertility, war, and media. While scholarship on each country varies, most of the essays uncover three paradigms through which the family has been studied: Orientalism...
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Journal of Middle East Women's Studies (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 (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...