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Editorial Board

Adnan Abdelrazek

Danny Rubinstein

Sam'an Khoury

Daniel Bar-Tal

Walid Salem

Galia Golan

Gershon Baskin

Hind Khoury

Edy Kaufman

Ata Qaymari

Benjamin Pogrund

Nafez Nazzal

Dan Jacobson

Jumana Jaouni

Moshe Maoz

Munther Dajani

Khuloud Khayyat Dajani

Izhak Schnell

Lucy Nusseibah

Meir Margalit

Menachem Klein

Ali Abu Shahla

Ilan Baruch

Hanna Siniora

Yehudit Oppenheimer

Mossi Raz

Susie Becher

Frances Raday

Women in The Conflict
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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

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

  • 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

  • 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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