Women in Muslim Family Law

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Syracuse University Press, 1982 - Religion - 155 pages
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Good overview on classical and modern legislation regarding personal status codes. Gives a good comparison on the changes between past and present. Read full review

Contents

THE SOURCES OF ISLAMIC LAW
1
CLASSICAL MUSLIM FAMILY LAW
13
A LEGAL METHODOLOGY FOR REFORM
102
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About the author (1982)

JOHN L. ESPOSITO is Professor of Religion and International Affairs and Professor of Islamic Studies at Georgetown University, where he is also Director of the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. His publications include The Islamic Threat: Myth or Reality, Islam and Politics, The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World and The Oxford History of Islam.

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