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Socio-legal status of Muslim women

Muniza Rafiq Khan

Socio-legal status of Muslim women

by Muniza Rafiq Khan

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Published by Radiant Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. (Islamic law) -- India

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSociolegal status of Muslim women.
      StatementMuniza Rafiq Khan.
      SeriesWomen in the Third World, Women in the Third World (New Delhi, India)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKNS516 .K46 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 136 p. ;
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1375656M
      LC Control Number92907505

        This book is an urban ethnographic study of several Muslim women's organisations in northern India. These organisations work to carve out spaces that allow for the articulation of alternative experiences and conceptions of religion and justice that challenge Islamic orthodoxy as well as the monopoly of the Indian state in the domain of family : Mengia Hong Tschalaer.   Women Judges in the Muslim World: A Comparative Study of Discourse and Practice offers a socio-legal account of public debates and judicial practices surrounding the performance of women as judges in eight Muslim-majority countries.

      We have already written on the most common social issues in india and we keep adding more and more articles regarding the contemporary social issues in india and social problems faced by India. This is an effort to bring to the social evils of India to the notice of as many people as possible. World Conference on Women‘s Studies, organized by The International Institute of Justice and Muslim Women: The Status of Triple Talaq in India Today S.T Nasreen Class, Cast and Gender Nishu 24 Women and Law: Socio- Legal Issues Related to Women Empowerment in India S Kulshrestha 25 Role of ‗Family‘ in Crime Causation - The.

      February This publication is made possible by the support of the Aurat Foundation under Gender Equity Program and the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). In so far as socio-legal and health discourses on pornography frame concerns of public health and the protection of vulnerable women and children, my analysis of Motion M suggests that this concern is both not so well-intentioned and has a genealogically-traced history dating back to the Social Hygiene Movement of the early s.


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