Feminist Theory Website

Feminism in Palestine


Feminists on
Other Sites:

Reema Hamameh

Other Feminists:

[This information was provided by Fouad Moughrabi.]

Islah Jad

Internet Sites

The Women's Affairs Technical Committee has a list of members who are Palestinian women active in feminism. You can reach the Committee here.

The Women's Studies Program at Birzeit University in the West Bank, Palestine can be reached here.

You can reach the (Palestinian) Jerusalem Center for Women here.

      Kawar, Amal. Daughters of Palestine: Leading Women of the Palestinian National Movement. SUNY Press, 1996.

      Mayer, Tamar, ed. Women and the Israeli Occupation: The Politics of Change. Routledge, 1994.

      Peteer, Julie M. Gender in Crisis: Women and the Palestinian Resistance Movement. Columbia Univ. Press, 1992.

      Rubin, Judith Colp. "She Has Them Singing in Sign Language," WIN: Women's International Net Issue 1. You can read this article here.

      Tucker, Judith E. In the House of the Law: Gender and Islamic Law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine. Univ. of California Press 1998.

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