dr. (Nahda) NYT Shehada

dr. (Nahda) NYT Shehada
Assistant professor International Institute of Social Studies Academic staff unit
Location
Kortenaerkade 12, 's - Gravenhage
Room
I4-27
Email
nahda@iss.nl

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Profile

Research
Senior lecturer in Gender, culture & development

Field of expertise
Gender, culture & development
Sociology of Law
Anthropology of Islamic Law
Family Law in Muslim countries (e.g. Palestine)
Methodology: qualitative analysis, Ethnography, intersectional analysis

Teaching at ISS
Advanced sociology, Feminist Theories, Islam in contemporary debates, methodology courses.

Research Grants
Swiss National Fund (2009-2014) for the project: The Practice of Family Law in Israel and Palestine in cooperation with Bern and Zurich Universities/ Switzerland.

Video Material
Cross-Regional Feminist Dialogues on Gender and Conflict: Middle East and South Asia

  • Nahda Shehada (2020) - Muslim Judges at the Road of Intersection - Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World (HAWWA), 18 (2-3), 143-161 - doi: 10.1163/15692086-12341375 - [link]
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Religious Mediation in Place City Palestine - ISIM Review, 18, 34-35
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Islamic Family Law Contested - Jusletter (weblaw.ch), 1, 18-27

  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - Book Review of "Between the illusive and the illusionary: donor gender aid agenda in the ME" by Mariz Tadros (review to be published in 2009) - Development and Change
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - Book review of "The Controversy that is Islamic Feminism" (review to appear in 2009) - Journal for Islamic Studies
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - Book Review "Remittances: Symbol of Connection or Disconnection? - Afghan Refugees in the Netherlands and their Family-life with Stay-behinds". - Gender, Technology and Development, 3

  • Nahda Shehada (2019) - Modern Family Law: Palestine - In S. Joseph, Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures (pp. 1-16) - [link] - Koninklijke Brill NV
  • Nahda Shehada (2016) - The Asymmetrical Representation of Gender in Islamic Family Law - In J.A. Scutt, Women, Law and Culture: Conformity, Contradictions and Conflict - doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-44938-8 - Palgrave Macmillan
  • Nahda Shehada (2012) - `Debating Islamic Family Law in Palestine: Citizenship, Gender and `Islamic Idioms' - In M. Sharwani, Legal Reforms and Women's Empowerment - Zed Books
  • Nahda Shehada (2011) - The sharia - In J.G. Golson & O. Patterson, Cultural sociology of the Middle East, Asia and Africa - [link] - Sage
  • Nahda Shehada (2011) - Debating islamic family law in Palestine : citizenship, gender and 'islamic' idioms - In M. Sharwani, Legal reforms and women's empowerment - Zed Books
  • Nahda Shehada (2011) - Family life and structure in the Middle East between 1250 and 1920 - In O. Patterson & J.G. Golson, Cultural sociology of the Middle East, Asia and Africa - Sage
  • Nahda Shehada (2011) - Women of the Middle East between 1920 - present - In O. Patterson & J.G. Golson, Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa - [link] - Sage
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - Negotiating Custody Rights in Islamic Family Law - In K. Thomas & B. Turner, Permutations of Order (pp. 247-262) - Ashgate Publishing
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - The portrayal of Islamic family law in Europe - In E. Conte, R. Heacock & N. Shehada, CritiCal researCh in the soCial sCienCes (pp. 9) - Birzeit University
  • Nahda Shehada & E Conte (2008) - Equity vs. Predictability? The role of the qadi in the Palestinian Territories - In Revolution islamischen Rechts (pp. 125-144) - Chronos
  • Nahda Shehada (2008) - Negotiating Custody Rights in Islamic Family Law - In Permutations of Order: Religion and Law as Contested Sovereignties (pp. 14) - Ashgate
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Justice without Drama: Observations from Gaza City Shari'a Court - In Gender, religion and change in the Middle East : two hundred years of history (pp. 13-29) - Berg Publishers
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Women's Experience in the Shari'a Court of Gaza City: The Wife's Right to Maintenance - In Norms and Values in Muslim Societies (pp. 201-225) - Austrian Academy of Sciences
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Le paradoxe du mariage proce aza - In Palestine (pp. 153-182) - itions de l'ole des Hautes udes en Sciences
  • Nahda Shehada (2004) - Women¿s Experience in the Shari¿a Court of Gaza City. The Multiple Meanings of Maintenance¿, - In Review of Women’s Studies (pp. 57-71)
  • Nahda Shehada (2003) - The Palestinian Women¿s Movement: New Realities - In On m’appelle à régner (pp. 177-187) - Old Concerns’, in F. Reysoo and Ch. Verschuur

  • Nahda Shehada (2010) - “Debating Islamic family law in Palestine: Citizenship, Gender and ‘Islamic’ Idioms
  • Nahda Shehada (2010) - Teaching in the Summer school for Law and Society
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - Flexibility versus rigidity in the practice of Islamic Family law - doi: 10.1111/j.1555-2934.2009.01022.x
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - House of Obedience: Social Norms, Individual Agency and Historical Contingency
  • Nahda Shehada (2009) - ‘Women’s Agency’ Paper presented in the conference
  • E Conte & Nahda Shehada (2008) - Why Islamic Law is so legal? - Paper presented during the Conference on "Law and Society in the Arab World"
  • Nahda Shehada (2008) - Course in Vienna International Christian-Islamic Summer University
  • Nahda Shehada (2008) - Exploring the role of female preachers in Damascus, Paper
  • Nahda Shehada (2008) - Between Change and Continuity: Age and Marriage Trends in Gaza. - doi: 10.1163/156920808X381658
  • Nahda Shehada (2008) - Exploring the role of female preachers in Damascus. (Paper presented during the conference on "Pathways for Women Empowerment" organised by Sussex University, American university of Cairo and BirZeit University of Palestine on 24-26 June 2008 in Cairo, Alexandria Egypt).
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Equity vs. Predictability? The Role of the Qadi in the Palestinian Territories - Paper presented at the Revolution Islamischen Rechts conference
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Shehada, N. (2007). Social reality vs. Legal Text (Paper presented at the Law against violence against women conference)
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Palestinian Female Preachers: New Mode of Activism in the Public Sphere (Paper presented at the Arab Women and the Public Sphere conference)
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Islamic Fiqh in Modern time (Paper presented at the Islamic Law in context seminar)
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Comparative perspective on Islamic Family Law
  • Nahda Shehada & E Conte (2007) - Equity vs. Predictability? The role of the qadi in the Palestinian Territories
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Palestinian Female Preachers: New Mode of Activism in the Public Sphere (Paper presented at the Arab Women and the Public Sphere conference, Damascus, Syria, 9 March 2007)
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Islamic Fiqh in Modern time (Paper presented at the Islamic Law in context seminar, Bern University, Switzerland, 12 January 2007)
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Comparative perspective on Islamic Family Law (Concept paper presented at the Preparation for an international conference on Islamic Family Law workshop, Austrian Ministry of foreign affairs & Academy of Social Science, Vienna, 28 October 2007)
  • Nahda Shehada (2007) - Social reality vs. Legal Text (Paper presented at the Law against violence against women conference, Heinrich Boell Foundation: Arab Middle East Office, Amman, Jordan, 22 June 2007)
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Developing a course on `Law, Gender and Development for the Women¿s Studies
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Religious Mediation in Palestine
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Invited lecture series on `Law, Family and Culture¿
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Keynote speaker on `Islamic Family Law¿ in a public seminar
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - Islamic Family Law Contested
  • Nahda Shehada (2006) - ten-day workshop entitled `Islamisches Familenrecht im Wandel; on the numerous initiatives that have developed of late to transform major dispositions of Islamic family law.
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Series of lectures on Gender and Politics in Palestine
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Designing training manual both in Arabic and English on behalf of the ISIM (International Institute for the Study of Islam in the Modern World) project on women and children’s ‘Right at Home’.
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Shehada, N. (2005). International Conference on the Legitimate and the Supernatural: Law and Religion in a Complex World, Paper presented: ‘Islam, Codification and Jurisprudence: Protecting Children’s Welfare in Gaza City Shar?‘a Court’.
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - A survey on behalf of the Austrian Academy of Sciences for the European Union, on the social sciences in the Palestinian universities of the Gaza Strip
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Shehada, N. (2005). Evaluation report to UNESCO for an application by the Palestinian Ministry of Culture to have Palestinian traditional tales, or Hikaye, recognised as a ‘World Heritage’
  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Shehada, N. (2005). Iraq project: A Dutch research funding organisation, WOTRO, has approved a grant to carry out research on family law application in Iraq. Later and due to the security circumstances prevailing in Iraq, the project was transferred to Lebanon.
  • Nahda Shehada (2004) - Shehada, N. (2004). Final conference of the ‘Programme international de cooperation scientifique Palestine: sociétés, institutions, normes’ for Political and Strategic Studies. Paper presented: ‘Early Marriage in Gaza’

  • Nahda Shehada (2011) - Sacking Tariq Ramadan - Women's Agency and Law: Perspectives from the Nordic and the Global South
  • Nahda Shehada (2011) - Islamic Law in Europe - IWS 3rd Annual Conference Rethinking governance and gender in an age of Empire
  • Nahda Shehada (2004) - Uncodified Justice: Women Negotiating Family Law and Customary Practice in Palestine¿
  • Nahda Shehada (2004) - The Rise of Fundamentalism and the Role of the State in the Specific Political Context of Palestine
  • Nahda Shehada (2004) - The Model Parliament Experience: Women Confronting Fundamentalism
  • Nahda Shehada (2002) - Gender and Politics in Palestine’, International and Comparative Law Review - Special Issue on Islam

  • Nahda Shehada (2005) - Justice without Drama : Enacting Family Law in Gaza City Sharia Court - Maastricht

  • Nahda Shehada (2008) - Islam, Feminism and Development.(Lecture/teaching material on the request of Novib.)

  • Nahda Shehada (1999) - Gender and Politics in Palestine: Discourse Analysis of the Palestinian Authority & Islamists - ISS

Major SJP

Year
2021
Course Code
ISS-SJP-21-22

4226 Feminist Perspectives, Gender & Dev

Year
2021
Course Code
ISS-4226-21-22

5401 Research Paper

Year
2021
Course Code
ISS-5401-21-22

General Information

Year
2021
Course Code
ISSGENERAL-21-22

Board of Examiners

Year
2021
Course Code
ISS-BOE-21-22

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