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" If ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly with the orphans, Marry women of your choice, Two, or three, or four; But if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly [with them] , then only one, or [a captive] that your right hands possess,... "
The Osama Bin Laden I Know: An Oral History of Al Qaeda's Leader - Page 443
by Peter L. Bergen - 2006 - 483 pages
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The Trial of Benazir

Rafiq Zakaria - Feminism - 1989 - 156 pages
...and care equally on them. For ordinary mortals this may not be possible. Hence the admonition: "But if ye fear that ye shall not Be able to deal justly (with them) Then only one". (4:3) Here again the Quran is clear and logical: This is more ah admonition to...
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Muslim Women: Problems and Prospects

Zakia A. Siddiqi, Anwar Jahan Zuberi - Muslim women - 1993 - 158 pages
...has to be treated justly not only materially but also in love and all other respects. The verses "But if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly with them, then only one — you shall never be able to do justice among wives, no matter how desirous you...
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The Arab World: Society, Culture, and State

Halim Barakat - History - 1993 - 348 pages
...either adultery or polygamy. The Qur'an says, "Many women of your choice, two or three or four; but if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly (with them), then only one" (4:3). This verse has been interpreted by some to mean that Islam allows unrestricted...
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Islam: An Introduction for Christians

Paul Varo Martinson - Religion - 264 pages
...not be able to deal justly with the orphans, marry women of your choice, two, or three, or four; but if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly (with them), then only one. (Sura 4.3) Many interpreters see this promotion of just, equal treatment as a...
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Law and the Islamic World Past and Present

Christopher Toll, Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen - Islamic law - 1995 - 184 pages
...not be able to deal justly with the orphans, marry women of your choice, two or three or four; but if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly (with them) then only one. (Qur'dn: 4:3). The Qur'dn futher says: Ye are never able to be fair and just between...
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Religious Diversity and Human Rights

Irene Bloom, J. Paul Martin, Wayne Proudfoot - Political Science - 1996 - 355 pages
...situation where a man is certain that he can treat each one of the four as he treats the other three — "But if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal jusdy with them then only one" (4:3). Some have interpreted this verse and a later one in the same...
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People and Their God

Jon Mayled - Religion - 1999 - 128 pages
...Islamic law, but is not allowed in Britain. Marry women of your choice, two, or three, or four; but if ye fear that ye shall not be able to deal justly (with them), then only one. (Surah 4:3) Polyandry (women having more than one husband) is forbidden. Another...
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Islam

Anne Geldart - Islam - 1999 - 160 pages
...next?' Again the Prophet said, 'Your mother.' Only next did he say 'Your father.' (Hadith) POLYGAMY Marry women of your choice, two or three or four; but if you fear you will not be able to deal justly with them, then only one. You will never be able to be...
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Islam and the West African Novel: The Politics of Representation

Ahmed S. Bangura - History - 2000 - 171 pages
...not Be able to deal justly With the orphans Marry women of your choice, Two, or three, or four, But if ye fear that ye shall not Be able to deal justly (with them) Then only one, or (a captive) That your right hands possess (4: 3) The Meaning of the Holy Qur'an,...
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Women as Producers and Consumers of Tourism in Developing Regions

Yiorgos Apostolopoulos, Sevil F. Sönmez, Dallen J. Timothy - Business & Economics - 2001 - 258 pages
...sensuality. The only passage in the Qur'an on the topic restricts its practice: "If you fear that you shall not be able to deal justly with the orphans,...women of your choice, two or three or four: but if you fear that you shall not be able to deal justly with them, then only one" (4:3). The passage was...
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