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Women, the Family, and Divorce Laws in Islamic History by Amira Sonbol

Women, the Family, and Divorce Laws in Islamic History

Part of the Contemporary Issues in the Middle East Series


Women, the Family, and Divorce Laws in Islamic History by Amira Sonbol

A collection of 18 essays that covers a wide range of material and re-evaluates women's studies and Middle Eastern studies, Muslim women and the Shari'a courts, the Ottoman household, Dhimmi communities, family law, morality and violence.

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Publication date

31st March 1996


Amira Sonbol

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Syracuse University Press


357 pages


Sociology: family & relationships
Family law



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