Women, family, and gender in Islamic law

"Judith E. Tucker tackles complex questions relating to the position of women in Islamic society, and to the ways in which the legal system shaped the family, property rights, space, and sexuality, from classical and medieval times to the present. Hers is a nuanced approach, which negotiates br...

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Main Author: Tucker, Judith E.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Series: Themes in Islamic law ; 3.