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Unauthorized, Unorganized: A Study of Unauthorized West Bank Palestinian Workers in Israel

This research paper aims to contribute to the currently limited academic understanding of the factors that keep unauthorized workers from unionizing. To that end, it studies the case of unauthorized Palestinian workers from the West Bank who are working in Israel.

Islamic Art and the Museum – The construction and problematic use of the Islamic art discourse within museums

The study of Islamic art and architecture is a relatively new field in history of art, and was constructed and forged at the end of the nineteenth century by European scholars after interest in the field started to rise . During that same time, the first museums started to create separate spaces or departments for artifacts now known as Islamic art.

What is the Islamic Feminist Critique of Western Feminism?

Britons define feminism as sexual freedom and see Islam as inherently oppressive, whereas the Muslim women questioned did not perceive their own societies as oppressive towards them, and disagree with the panacea for gender discrimination in the implementation of what they perceive as Western values.

The Origins of the Israeli Nuclear Weapons Program

This essay aims to reflect upon the historical events leading up to the creation of the program and how this has shaped the relations between the Jewish state and the world.