Publications

Frances S. Hasso is writing a book titled Calculating Life and Death: Reproduction, Infant Mortality, and Eugenics in Twentieth-Century Palestine. In 2016 she published with Zakia Salime Freedom without Permission: Bodies and Space in the Arab Revolutions (Duke University Press). Recent publications also include “Masculine Love and Sensuous Reason: The Affective and Spatial Politics of Egyptian Ultras Football Fans” in Gender, Place & Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography (2018); “Decolonizing Middle East Men and Masculinities Scholarship: An Axiomatic Approach,” in Arab Studies Journal Online (2018); and “Civil and the Limits of Politics in Revolutionary Egypt,” in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015). Her 2011 monograph, Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East (Stanford University Press 2011), won a 2011 Outstanding Academic Title Award from Choice Magazine.  She is also author of Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan (Syracuse University Press). 


Books

Frances S. Hasso and Zakia Salime (eds.). Freedom without Permission: Bodies and Space in the Arab Revolutions. Duke University Press 2016.

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Click here to read Freedom without Permission Chapter 1

Reviews of Freedom without Permission

Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (Kaedbey)

Gender & Society (Marshall)

International Sociological Review (Kalekin-Fishman)

Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews (Langohr)

Antipode: A Radical Journal of Geography (Todorova)

Review of Middle East Studies (Mamelouk)

Middle East Journal

Lectures (Berriane, in French)

Journal of International and Global Studies (Cockrell-Abdullah)

Politics & Gender (El Zein)

Frances S. Hasso. Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East. Stanford University Press 2011.

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Reviews of Consuming Desires

Journal of Women’s History review essay (Reynolds)

Choice (McCloud)

Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews review essay (Lazreg)

Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (Walker)

Middle East Journal (Sonneveld)

Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (Brownson)

 

Frances S. Hasso. Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan. Syracuse University Press 2005.

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Reviews of Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics

British Journal of Middle East Studies (Sa’ar)

Contemporary Sociology (Hammami)

Contemporary Sociology review essay (Klayman)

Dialectical Anthropology (Bornstein)

Digest of Middle East Studies (Gallagher)

Feminist Review (Sayigh)

Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (Dankel)


Articles, Essays, Interviews

Frances S. Hasso. “Masculine Love and Sensuous Reason: The Affective and Spatial Politics of Egyptian Ultras Football Fans.Gender, Place & Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography, Vol. 25, No. 10, 2018: 1423-1447.

Frances S. Hasso. “Generations.” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, Vol. 14, No. 3, 2018: 265-267. 

Frances S. Hasso, “Decolonizing Middle East Men and Masculinities Scholarship: An Axiomatic Approach.” Arab Studies Journal Online, 15 October 2018.

Frances S. Hasso. “Entering and Remaking Spaces: Young Palestinian Feminists in Jerusalem.” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2017: 337-345. 

Frances S. Hasso. “Civil and the Limits of Politics in Revolutionary Egypt.”Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2015: 605-621.

Frances S. Hasso. “Bargaining with the Devil: States and Intimate Life.” Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2014: 107-134.

Frances S. Hasso, Podcast, “Since the Revolutions: The Challenge of Contemporary Middle East Studies.” Stanford University Press Blog, 4 January 2014.

Frances S. Hasso, “Alternative Worlds at the 2013 World Social Forum in Tunis,” Jadaliyya, May 1, 2013.

Frances S. Hasso, “Arab Feminism,” Interviewed on Riz Khan Show, al-Jazeera, March 1, 2011.

Frances S. Hasso. Review of Desiring Arabs (Joseph Massad). Journal of the History of Sexuality Vol. 20, No. 3 (September 2011): 652-656.

Lila Abu-Lughod, Fida Adely, Frances Hasso. “Overview: Engaging the Arab Human Development Report 2005 on Women.International Journal of Middle East Studies Vol. 41, No. 1 (February 2009) :59-60.

Frances S. Hasso. “Empowering Governmentalities Rather than Women: The Arab Human Development Report 2005 and Western Development Logics.” International Journal of Middle East Studies Vol. 41, No. 1 (February 2009): 63-82.

Frances S. Hasso. “Culture Knowledge’ and the Violence of Imperialism: Revisiting The Arab Mind.” MIT Electronic Journal of Middle East Studies 7 (Spring 2007): 24-40.

Frances S. Hasso. “Problems and Promise in Middle East and North Africa Gender Research.” Feminist Studies, vol. 31, no. 3 (Fall 2005): 653-678.

Frances S. Hasso. “Discursive & Political Deployments by/of the 2002 Palestinian Women Suicide Bombers/Martyrs.” Feminist Review, Issue 81, “Bodily Interventions” (November 2005): 23-51.

Frances S. Hasso. “Feminist Generations? The Long-Term Impact of Social Movement Involvement on Palestinian Women’s Lives.” American Journal of Sociology, vol. 107, no. 3 (November 2001): 586-611. Republished in Social Movements: Readings on their Emergence, Mobilization and Dynamics, edited by Doug McAdam and David A. Snow (Oxford University Press, 2009).

Frances S. Hasso. “Modernity and Gender in Arab Accounts of the 1948 and 1967 Defeats.” International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 32 (November 2000): 491-510.

Frances S. Hasso. “‘The Women’s Front:’ Nationalism, Feminism and Modernity in Palestine.” Gender & Society, vol. 12, no. 4, August 1998: 441-465.