Al-Raida Journal: Women and Activism in the Arab World


No. 109-110, Spring–Summer 2005

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Table of Contents

FeaturePage
Editorial2
Opinion3
Research5
Quote/Unquote6
News Briefs7
IWSAW News8
File
File Intro9
Women and Activism in the Arab World
Marguerite Helou
11
Activisms in Egypt
Leslie R.Lewis
15
The Palestinian Women’s Movement After Oslo
Sophie Richter-Devroe
20
Colonial Feminists from Washington to Baghdad
Haifa Zangana
30
Women’s Participation and Personal Status
Issues in Post-War Lebanon
41
Kuwaiti Women and the Right to Vote
Kawthar Al-Jou’an
47
Women’s Mosque Movement in Cairo
Leslie R.Lewis
51
Margot Badran on Islamic Feminism
Azza Basarudin
57
Interview with Amal Sabbagh
Myriam Sfeir
66
Combatting Crimes of Honor
Rana Husseini
68
Women’s Activism and Participation in Lebanon
Myriam Sfeir
72
Special Features
Women Entrepreneurs in the MNA Region
Carmen Niethammer
78
Reviews
The Aftermath
Rosemary Sayigh
82
Women in Struggle
Buthina Canaan Khoury
87