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    The Immigrating Body and the Body Politic: The ‘Yemenite Children Affair’ and Body Commodification in Israel.Meira Weiss - 2001 - Body and Society 7 (2-3):93-109.
    After its establishment in 1948 many Jews emmigrated to Israel from Arab countries, Yemen included. In 1995, a governmental committee was established to investigate the alleged disappearance of about 1000 Yemenite children from hospitals within transit camps where the new immigrants were kept in the 1950s. Interviews with Yemenites present how the bodies of new immigrants were medicalized and commodified in the transit camps during the mass-immigration period of the 1950s, and how people have come to resist it. I conclude (...)
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    Narratives of Embodiment: The Discursive Formulation of Multiple Bodies.Meira Weiss - 1998 - Semiotica 118 (3-4):239-260.
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    Fence Sitters: Parents’ Reactions to Sexual Ambiguities in Their Newborn Children.Meira Weiss - 1995 - Semiotica 107 (1-2):33-50.
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    The Chosen Body: A Semiotic Analysis of the Discourse of Israeli Militarism and Collective Identity.Meira Weiss - 2003 - Semiotica 2003 (145):151-173.
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    Of Man and Beast: From ‘Person’ to ‘Non-Person’.Meira Weiss - 1995 - Semiotica 106 (1-2):55-76.
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