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Editorial Board

Hisham Awartani

Danny Rubinstein

Sam'an Khoury

Boaz Evron

Walid Salem

Ari Rath

Zahra Khalidi

Daniel Bar-Tal

Ammar AbuZayyad

Galit Hasan-Rokem

Khaled Abu Aker

Galia Golan

Nazmi Ju'beh

Gershon Baskin

Edy Kaufman

Ata Qaymari

Benjamin Pogrund

Nafez Nazzal

Simcha Bahiri

Nadia Naser-Najjab

Dan Jacobson

Jumana Jaouni

Dan Leon

Anat Cygielman

Khuloud Khayyat Dajani

Izhak Schnell

Women in The Conflict
Vol.2 No.3 1995

Table of Contents


  • The Difficult Year Ahead
         by Ziad AbuZayyad

    Letters to the Editors
  • Letters to the Editors

  • Introduction: What is a Feminist Agenda?
          by Daphna Golan

  • A Free Palestinian, A Free Woman
          The struggles and the expectations of Palestinian women.
         by Suheir Azzouni Mahshi

  • Palestinian Women: Catalysts for Change
          Palestinian women in the transition from liberation to statehood.
         by Galia Golan

  • From Denial to Equal Representation: Women’s Peace Groups and the Creation of New Feminist Activism in Israel
          Representation and the development of the women’s peace movement.
         by Hannah Safran

  • Growing Pains: An Interview
          Women, culture and politics, post Oslo.
         by Suad Amiry

  • Palestinian Women Political Prisoners: A Sociological Perspective
          Double standards, and the question of honor in a traditional society.
         by Huneida Ghanem

  • The Impact of the Arab-Israeli Conflict on the Family
          The peace process opens up possibilities for change in women’s social status.
         by Hanna Herzog

  • Women’s Health in Palestine
          The need for a holistic approach demands more work at the community level.
         by Salwa Najjab

  • Women in the Israeli Labor Force
          Discrimination is the only reason for the low wages for women’s work.
         by Esther Alexander

  • Not the Mother of All Cities: a Feminist Perspective of Jerusalem
          Jerusalem has, for too long, been wrapped in male fantasies.
         by Galit Hasan-Rokem

  • Women in Israeli Society: An Overview
          Fighting against inequality, women have been drawn into the peace movement.
         by Ghada Zughayar

  • Honorary Ambassador: An Interview
          Women, dialogue, and Palestinian statehood.
         by Hanan Ashrawi

  • The Sounds of the Multitude
          Reflections of an unborn baby and her family.
         by Ilana Sugbeker-Massica

  • The New History and Sociology of Israel: A Challenge to the Old Version
          New views on Zionism, the 1948 war, and the Palestinian exodus.
         by Ilan Pappe

  • An Environmental Contract for Jerusalem: An Interview
          Israelis and Palestinians live in one ecosystem -one we’re not taking care of.
         by Elihu Richter

  • An End to the Era of Sacrifices
          How can Israelis and Palestinians avoid the vicious circle of victimization?
         by Alouph Hareven

    Book Review
  • The Limitations of Dialogue
          Women and the Israeli Occupation: the Politics of Change Edited by Tamar Mayer; reviewed by Rolly Rosen.

  • A Study in Disparity
          Gender and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: the Politics of Women’s Resistance By Simona Sharoni; reviewed by Leila Oabdoub.

    Journal Jottings
  • Salwa Kanaana and Yael Lotan

  • Generating Palestinian Employment in Industrial Zones
          A plan to tackle the grave unemployment in the West Bank and Gaza.
         by Simcha Bahiri and by Samir Hazboun

  • That is our Fate
          Excerpts from Memoirs of an Unrealistic Woman.
         by Sahar Khalifeh

  • Film and Conflict
          The Jerusalem Film Festival reviewed.
         by Nomi Sharron

  • The Tunis Declaration
    Extracts from the Second Mediterranean Women’s Forum

    Chronology of Events
  • 1 April 1995 to 1 July 1995
          Edited by Anat Cygielman

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