Family law in contemporary Iran: women's rights activism and Shari'a

Shari'a and family law -- Marriage in Muslim family law -- The Family Protection Bill -- Conceptions of Shari'a and family law -- Conceptions of dower, polygyny, and temporary marriage -- Woman's rights activism in Iran since 1900 -- Shifting paradigms on gender and sexuality -- Sourc...

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Published in:International library of Iranian studies
Main Author: Bøe, Marianne 1977-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: London [u.a.] Tauris 2015
In:International library of Iranian studies
Series/Journal:International library of Iranian studies 54
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Iran / Family law / Woman / Fikh
Further subjects:B Domestic relations Iran
B Women's rights Iran
B Thesis
B Domestic relations (Islamic law) Iran
B women Legal status, laws, etc Iran
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Summary:Shari'a and family law -- Marriage in Muslim family law -- The Family Protection Bill -- Conceptions of Shari'a and family law -- Conceptions of dower, polygyny, and temporary marriage -- Woman's rights activism in Iran since 1900 -- Shifting paradigms on gender and sexuality -- Sources of legitimacy
ISBN:1780769008