Volume 10, Number 2 (Spring 2014)

Check out our new issue, featuring Katja Žvan Elliott, Farrah Jafari, Sophia Pandya, Catherine Sawers, and Frances S. Hasso! BRIEF COMMUNICATION Characteristics, Motivations, and Challenges of Women Entrepreneurs in Oman’s Al-Dhahira Region, Shweta Belwal, Rakesh […]


Welcome to the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies and to our new JMEWS web site! Founded in 2004 by the Association of Middle East Women’s Studies (AMEWS), JMEWS is now the leading journal for scholars working on gender issues across the Middle East/North Africa (MENA) and throughout the MENA diaspora.

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Marcia C. Inhorn, Editor
Bonnie Rose Schulman, Managing Editor