From the Editors
The New York Times says Jadaliyya "Brings New Life to Arab Studies." Read about it by clicking here.
Kristina Benson is a doctoral candidate in Islamic Studies at UCLA, where she works on issues pertaining to Islam and gender. She is also the Chief Articles Editor at UCLA's Journal of Near Eastern and Islamic Law.
"The main aims of the democratization package seem to be covering up the state’s colonial history and responsibility for the “Kurdish problem,” and deliberately overlooking the economic marginalization and class stratification, as well the intensification of a class-based division of labor, in the country."click | email | tweet