Women in Muslim Family Law

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Syracuse University Press, 2001 - Law - 195 pages
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An exploration of family law as it pertains to women with regard to marriage, divorce and inheritance in the Middle East. This second edition is revised to expand and update coverage of family law reforms that have taken place throughout the Middle East, North Africa, and South and Southeast Asia. It focuses on the historical and legal context for reform, and the methodology and extent of contemporary legal trends, particularly in Egypt and Pakistan.
 

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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

Review: Women in Muslim Family Law (Contemporary Issues in the Middle East)

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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
12
Modern Muslim Family
53
4 Toward a Legal Methodology for Reform
127
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