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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 6191–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.756631
Published: 01 January 2013
... nationalism state feminism secularism Islamism Islamic Feminism What do women want? A critical mapping of future directions for Arab Feminisms Mervat Hatem* Department of Political Science, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA; Middle East Studies Association; and Women and Memory Forum, Cairo, Egypt...
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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
... Mekki addresses feminism in Egypt, specifically in relation to gender-based spousal violence, with a view to deepen the discussion of women’s networking with the state and the participation of women’s rights activists in legal reforms. Iman Al-Rami focuses on the issue of marital rape in Morocco and how...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 121107–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121007
Published: 01 March 2019
... human rights in the context of the coups’ repression, suspects’ disappearances and human rights’ violations after the coups. She has pointed at the importance of including France’s and the United States’ political systems in order to understand how their policies affected and intervened in the process...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2239–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000014
Published: 01 March 2018
... embedded in jihadi feminism assert that women have the right to good husbands (ISIS militants), children, homes, and dignity, all of which ISIS can provide them with. Again, jihadi feminists state that a “jihad bride” needs to fight alongside her husband in the ISIS battle. As a result, jihadi-feminists...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84488–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1090100
Published: 01 October 2015
...Karam Dana; Hannah Walker Women's participation in the First Intifada allowed for increased gender equality in Palestine. However, the weakness of the Palestinian Authority, established by the Oslo Accords, created space for non-state actors (dominated by the Islamist political organization Hamas...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74526–543 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.948313
Published: 01 October 2014
... within which Arab women operate. Examples include Arab Gulf States (Dechant and Al-Lamky 2005; Al-Lamky 2007; Omair 2010; Metcalfe 2011; Rutledge et al. 2011; Aksaif 2013; Sidani and Al-Ariss 2014) and other countries (Hutchings, Metcalfe, and Cooper 2010) such as Morocco (Addouni 2013), Tunisia (Charrad...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 73464–476 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.932108
Published: 01 July 2014
... Democratization and Government). Abingdon: Routledge. 238 pp. Burgat, François, and Bruno Paoli, eds. 2013. Pas de printemps pour la Syrie: Les clés pour comprendre les acteurs et les défis de la crise (2011 2013). Paris: LaDécouverte. 356 pp. Glick, Caroline B. 2014. The Israeli Solution: A One-State Plan for...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 72315–327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.898371
Published: 01 April 2014
... Final Transition, Oper- ational Maneuver, and Disestablishment of the United States Forces Iraq. Santa Monica: RAND Corporation. 606 pp. Carapico, Sheila. 2013. Political Aid and Arab Activism: Democracy Promotion, Justice, and Representation (Cambridge Middle East Studies No. 44). Cambridge...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 71138–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.864842
Published: 01 January 2014
...-State Condition: Occupation and Democracy in Israel/Palestine. Translated by Tal Haran. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. 316 pp. Brichs, Ferran Izquierdo. 2013. Political Regimes in the Arab World: Society and the Exercise of Power. London: Routledge. 317 pp. Davis, John, ed. 2013. The Arab...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 64603–612 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.835996
Published: 01 October 2013
... State Solution: The Prospects of One State in the Israel Palestine Conflict. London: I. B. Tauris. 400 pp. Haseeb, Khair El-Din, ed., 2013. The Arab Spring: Critical Analyses. London: Routledge; Beirut: Centre for Arab Unity Studies. ix + 315 pp. Hill, Ginny, 2013. Yemen: The Road to Chaos. London: I. B...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 63476–484 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.814247
Published: 01 July 2013
... Studies 18 (2): 211 230. Brown, Nathan J., 2013. Evolution after Revolution: Egypt, Israel, and the United States. Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs 7 (1): 9 12. Buehler, Matt, 2013. Safety-Valve Elections and the Arab Spring: The Weakening (and Resurgence) of Morocco s Islamist Opposition Party...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 61102–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.757851
Published: 01 January 2013
... and their disparate ideological leanings, declared objectives and strategies. As for the factors that led to the rise of Islamic Feminism, they include: . The ever expanding Islamist movements and their success in attracting women as they gain dominance in the public arena and infiltrate all state...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 6171–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.757063
Published: 01 January 2013
..., rendered them, Hatem argues, not only beholden to the state for their privileges, but also complicit in the representation of such states as pro- gressive, even though they remained dictatorial. Hatem s definition of feminism as a set of analytical and critical tools that can be used to enhance women s...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 6174–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.757884
Published: 01 January 2013
... the re-veiling move- ment that has swept across Muslim societies in the past two decades is a case in point. Knowing or justifying (re-)veiling? To reiterate, at the beginning of second wave feminism in the United States, the dis- course on the veil privileged oppression as an explanation of Muslim...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 53464–477 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.691220
Published: 01 July 2012
.... Troubled triangle: the United States, Turkey, and Israel in the New Middle East. Charlottesville, VA: Just World. 159 pp. Articles Abdelrahman, Maha, 2011. The transnational and the local: Egyptian activists and transnational protest networks. British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, 38 (3), 407 424...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 43389–400 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.591246
Published: 01 July 2011
.... Colt, Ziyad, 2010. Il n'y aura pas d'e tat Palestinien: journal d'un ne gociateur en Palestine. Paris: Max Milo. 284 pp. Cronin, David, 2010. Europe's alliance with Israel: aiding the occupation. London: Pluto. 208 pp. Eichstaedt, Peter, 2010. Pirate state: inside Somalia's terrorism at sea...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 42232–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.569184
Published: 01 April 2011
.... Asseburg, Muriel and Busse, Jan, 2010. What Europe must do to ensure a two-state deal. Europe s World, 16, 130 134. Bach, Alice, 2010. Inside the Christians united for Israel summit in Washington, D.C., 20 22 July 2010. Journal of Palestine Studies, 40 (1/157), 78 93. Bank, André and Valbjorn, Morten, 2010...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 4180–92 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.546161
Published: 01 January 2011
... States Institute of Peace. 336 pp. Hurst, Steven, 2009. The United States and Iraq since 1979: hegemony, oil, and war. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. x + 270 pp. Ismael, Tareq Y., 2009. The communist movement in the Arab world. London: Routledge. 212 pp. Jhazbhay, Iqbal D., 2009. Somaliland: an...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 33352–361 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2010.494410
Published: 01 July 2010
... contacts him, saying she is his daughter. He then agrees to meet her on his next trip to London. In the event, Miriam also comes to this meeting, where she learns that Yusuf s father had objected to his marrying a foreign woman. They had moved, which explains why the letters were returned. Yusuf states...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 3121–37 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903475729
Published: 01 January 2010
... as well as political visions of a future state and gender issues. Problems of defining the self and the other Defining the self in opposition to the other became especially important in the post-colonial world. Binary thinking, deeply rooted as foundation and means in perpetrating...