Our research studied the gender-specific perceptions of Arab-Israeli adolescents regarding issues that determine female subordination e. The main finding shows that young females oppose the imposition of social constraints upon women significantly more than their male counterparts, while both sexes are in agreement regarding the issues they conceive more or less traditionally; both express the strong conservative attitudes regarding the Islamic code of protecting female honor and chastity. The findings imply that, while females do not oppose the preservation of the cultural code that underlies their subordinate position, they ascribe to it more lenient normative implications. This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.
The Young Arab Sex Workers Making a Living in Israel
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AFP - An Israeli court's jailing on a rape charge of an Arab man it ruled had duped a Jewish woman into consensual sex by lying about his ethnicity caused a stir on Wednesday. The Jerusalem District Court "has gone too far," the liberal Haaretz daily quoted Elkana Laist of the public defender's office as saying. The court sentenced Sabbar Kashur, 30, to 18 months behind bars on Monday, after finding that he had had sex with the woman by posing as a Jewish bachelor interested in a long-term relationship. When the woman found out he was not a Jew, she filed a police complaint that led to charges of rape and indecent assault.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex in the Israeli-Arab Conflict
There are many reasons for the Israeli-Arab conflict. But one reason is often overlooked: sex. Jewish-Arab violence has continued to this day. If anything, the violent conflict between Arab and Jew has only gotten worse.
Yossi works in a supermarket warehouse in Haifa, a city in the north of Israel. His father is a Christian Arab and his mother a Jew, but he lived most of his life following the Jewish part of his heritage: He celebrated a bar mitzvah, served in the Israeli army, and speaks flawless Hebrew. Last month, the Israeli government released its first-ever survey on prostitution. The survey, conducted by the social affairs and public security ministries, found that annual payments to sex workers amounted to an estimated 1.