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Women’s Peacebuilding: UNSCR 1325 and the Post-Oslo Peace Supermarket

Sophie Richter-Devroe

in Women's Political Activism in Palestine: Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252041860
eISBN:
9780252050558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041860.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Chapter 1 provides an ethnography and analysis of women’s peacebuilding initiatives in Palestine, tracking the ways in which the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 and the liberal Women, Peace and ... More


The Politics of the Trapped Palestinian Minority in Israel

Suheir Abu Oksa Daoud

in Palestinian Women and Politics in Israel

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033624
eISBN:
9780813039268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033624.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines the creation of the Palestinian minority in Israel, focusing on the principal areas that underwent dramatic change in Palestinian lives: land, work, and family structure. The ... More


Introduction: From Revolutionary Activism to Informal Politics

Sophie Richter-Devroe

in Women's Political Activism in Palestine: Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252041860
eISBN:
9780252050558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041860.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

The introduction provides an analytical entry point to, and overview of, the different and evolving forms of Palestinian women’s political activism since the 1993 Oslo Accords. Outlining the book’s ... More


Women’s Everyday Resistance and the Infrapolitics of Ṣumūd: “Yes, we came here to enjoy!”

Sophie Richter-Devroe

in Women's Political Activism in Palestine: Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252041860
eISBN:
9780252050558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041860.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Chapter 3 deals with women’s less spectacular strategies of quotidian resistance and survival—ṣumūd, as they are often referred to in Palestine. Classic political analysis might consider the silent, ... More


Women’s Popular Resistance: Embodied Protest and Political Claim Making

Sophie Richter-Devroe

in Women's Political Activism in Palestine: Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252041860
eISBN:
9780252050558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041860.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Chapter 2 discusses women’s popular resistance activism. Based on ethnographic observations and interviews with Palestinian female protestors, it traces the forms, meanings, and impact of women’s ... More


Introduction

Suheir Abu Oksa Daoud

in Palestinian Women and Politics in Israel

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033624
eISBN:
9780813039268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033624.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This book analyzes the reasons behind the meager representation of Palestinian women in Israeli politics. During the past sixty years, only one Arab woman has headed a local council (in the 1970s), ... More


Palestine and Jordan

Radwa Ashour, Ferial J. Ghazoul, and Hasna Reda-Mekdashi

in Arab Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide, 1873-1999

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774161469
eISBN:
9781936190003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774161469.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Palestinian women have contributed to Arabic writing since the first decades of the twentieth century. This writing was limited to published or broadcast articles, and a few poems, stories, or plays, ... More


Beyond Professionalization: Foreign Aid and the Transformation of the Women’s Sectors

Manal A. Jamal

in Promoting Democracy: The Force of Political Settlements in Uncertain Times

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479811380
eISBN:
9781479898763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479811380.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Departing from professionalization explanations, this chapter demonstrates how the level of inclusiveness of the political settlement in each case shaped the impact of donor assistance on the women’s ... More


“We Have Opened Doors, Others Have Been Closed”: Women under the Oslo Accords

Lotta Schüllerqvist

in The Oslo Accords: A Critical Assessment

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789774167706
eISBN:
9781617975486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167706.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

The majority of Palestinian women are seldom seen or heard in public. They have strong voices and strong minds, but the patriarchal culture requires them to keep their opinions and experiences within ... More


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