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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 61102–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.757851
Published: 01 January 2013
..., religious, political and academic implications. * Translated from Arabic. ** Email: amel_grami@yahoo.com © 2013 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2013 Islamic feminism secular feminism Arab feminism modernity problems of the feminist movement Islam and women women activism...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 6182–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.748579
Published: 01 January 2013
... and have failed to galvanize or inform women across the socio-economic spectrum. The article concludes that the contemporary feminist movement is repeating the same errors as in the past by adopting intellectual perspectives that do not suit the intellectual, ideological and value foundations of Arab...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12461–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.61
Published: 01 December 2019
... women ( Adnani 2015 , 43). © 2019 by the Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2019 Morocco Arab Spring women’s protest February 20 Movement women’s empowerment Sociological inquiry no longer considers the extension of cognitive curiosity to be the formation of feminist consciousness...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131128–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.128
Published: 01 March 2020
... on her prominence as a figure in the Arab feminist movement. The future of mankind in the post-digital era depends on the strength or weakness of relations between nations. The future of these relations depends on the strength or weakness of treaties between nations, a fact that is now clearly...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12225–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122002
Published: 02 June 2019
...Magdalena Karolak The goal of this research is to explore the opportunities brought about by the use of new media in urban protests. Specifically, it investigates the use of the Internet in modern protest movements that failed to bring about the changes they sought, using Bahrain as a case study...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2239–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000014
Published: 01 March 2018
... : Profile Books . Ganor, B . 2002 . “ Defining Terrorism: Is One Man’s Terrorist Another Man’s Freedom Fighter? ” Police Practice and Research 3 ( 4 ): 287 – 304 . Grami, A . 2013 . “ Islamic Feminism: A New Feminist Movement or a Strategy by Women for Acquiring Rights? ” Contemporary Arab...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-27–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000002
Published: 01 March 2018
.... Thanks to an unprecedented movement of people, capital, and ideas, as a result of what we call globalization and transnational connections, knowledge about the Middle East has become global, completely dissociated from national borders and identities, a fact that the early generation of critics like Said...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-243–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000004
Published: 01 March 2018
... women from patriarchal hegemony . . . . [or] as a modern Arab feminist subverting the oriental representations of Arab women as either erotic or subjugated” ( Abdul 2014 , 257). Scheherazade becomes the paragon of orality-in-resistance and resistance-in-orality, inadvertently mobilized by other Arab...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2217–237 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000013
Published: 01 March 2018
... Development Proponents: Between Mythical Application and Discourses . Ramallah : Bisan Center for Research and Development . http://ar.bisan.org/sites/default/files/mqatlw_al-tnmyh_412.pdf . Syrian Women Forum . 2009 . “Women’s and Feminists’ Associations in Palestine 1948 in Resisting Subjugation...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 10193–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1279384
Published: 01 January 2017
... people.2 Secularization, then, can be understood to imply the movement towards a greater degree of separation of institutions of religion and those of the state, and towards a reduced use of religious references in deciding particular issues, and concurrently a move- ment towards the pluralization of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94629–637 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1244996
Published: 01 October 2016
... Bazaar: Production, Prevention and Consumption. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 288 pp. Shalaby, Marwa and Valentine M. Moghadam, eds. 2016. Empowering Women after the Arab Spring. Comparative Feminist Studies. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. 240 pp. Articles Allen, Lori. 2016. Studying Human Rights...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84488–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1090100
Published: 01 October 2015
... assault by an occupying power.With this admonishment, we see the vibrancy of the Palestinian feminist movement then and now, despite the persistence of patriarchal struc- tures in Palestinian society, and trace the faltering contemporary movement to institutional failures rather than activist ones...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84582–583 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1083159
Published: 01 October 2015
... and free markets now serve to disguise the perpetuation of privileged and corrupt elites and new forms of Orientalism. She is incisive in her critique of Western feminist literature for its demean- ing attribution of Arab women s activism to psychological or cultural factors. Having set out the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83339–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1055896
Published: 01 July 2015
..., 22, cited in Kattab and Awwad 2004).13 As for the feminist activities of the leftist movements that was crystallized after 1967: The organization and mobilization were not based on the leftist s intellectual, but were based on the Palestinian struggle and politics, as well as on a general progressive...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83420–425 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1053694
Published: 01 July 2015
... debates about the authenticity of Arab thought and the post-colonial impact on it especially in secular, feminist, nationalist and even Islamic movements (58). Corm debunks the various orientalist approaches about Arab and/or Islamic thought essentially motivated in the 19th century by the need to justify...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 8154–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.976401
Published: 01 January 2015
... feminist twist. In this sense, the fourth-generation wave of Arab immigrants has been more disposed to declare independence from their Arab motherlands, without severing ties, by seeking to confirm their rights as Arab-American citizens. I do not consider the fourth wave as a departure from the three...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74526–543 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.948313
Published: 01 October 2014
... century that made women more aware of their role in society, in general, and in the political arena, in particular (Graham-Brown 1988). At the turn of the 20th century, the Egyptian feminist movement was the most forceful and active across the whole Middle East,4 and women participated actively in the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 72304–308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.906119
Published: 01 April 2014
... maps and stat- istics, to prove that the refugees could be absorbed in some of the vast uninhabited areas inside the Green Line (the pre-1967 borders of Israel). The third paper in this section, by Smadar Levie, on the Mizrahi Feminist Movement, is, in my opinion, irrelevant to the subject at hand. The...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 71138–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.864842
Published: 01 January 2014
... Arab Eyes: Arab Public Opinion and the Reshaping of the Middle East. New York, NY: Basic. 240 pp. Tibi, Bassam. 2013. The Sharia State: Arab Spring and Democratization. Abingdon: Routledge. 256 pp. Wickham, Carrie Rosefsky. 2013. The Muslim Brotherhood: Evolution of an Islamist Movement. Princeton, NJ...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 63476–484 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.814247
Published: 01 July 2013
.... Islamic Feminism: A New Feminist Movement or a Strategy by Women for Acquiring Rights? Contemporary Arab Affairs 6 (1): 102 113. Grinberg, Lev Luis, 2013. Resistance, Politics and Violence: The Catch of the Palestinian Struggle. Current Sociology 61 (2): 206 225. Haklai, Oded, 2013. The Arab Minority...