Orit Avishai. Forthcoming 2012. "What to do with the problem of the flesh? Negotiating Jewish sexual anxieties." Fieldwork in Religion.
Orit Avishai. Forthcoming 2012. "Contesting Sex-restrictive Sexual Narratives from Within: Jewish Laws of Menstrual Purity and Orthodox Sexual Anxieties." Invited chapter in The Ashgate Research Companion to Sexuality and Religion, edited by Andrew Yip and Stephen Hunt, Ashgate.
Orit Avishai. Forthcoming. "Premarital Preparation as a School for Marriage: Religion, Gender, and the State in Israel." In Religion, Gender, Politics, edited by Hanna Herzog. Van Leer, Jerusalem. (in Hebrew)
Orit Avishai. 2010. "Women of God." Contexts 9(4):46.
Orit Avishai. 2008. “Doing Religion in a Secular World: Women in Conservative Religions and the Question of Agency.” Gender and Society 22(4):409-433.
Orit Avishai. 2008. “Halakhic Niddah Consultants and the Orthodox Women’s Movement: Evaluating the Story of Enlightened Progress.” Journal of Modern Jewish Studies 7(2):195-216.
Orit Avishai. 2007. “Imagining ‘the Orthodox’ in Emuna Elon’s Heaven Rejoices: Voyeuristic, Reformist, and Pedagogical Orthodox Artistic Expression.” Israel Studies 12(2):48-73.
Articles on Breast-Feeding
Orit Avishai. Forthcoming, “Breast-feeding.” Entry in the Encyclopedia of Gender and Society. Sage Publications.
Orit Avishai. 2007. “Managing the Lactating Body: The Breast-Feeding Project and Privileged Motherhood.” Qualitative Sociology 30(2):135-152.
Orit Avishai. 2004. “At the Pump: Lactating Bodies at Work.” Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering 6(2):138-149.
Articles on the Marriage Movement
Orit Avishai, Melanie Health, and Jennifer Randles. Forthcoming 2012. "Going to School for Marriage." Contexts