The Resource Women and Muslim family laws in Arab states : a comparative overview of textual development and advocacy, Lynn Welchman

Women and Muslim family laws in Arab states : a comparative overview of textual development and advocacy, Lynn Welchman

Label
Women and Muslim family laws in Arab states : a comparative overview of textual development and advocacy
Title
Women and Muslim family laws in Arab states
Title remainder
a comparative overview of textual development and advocacy
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Welchman
Title variation
Muslim family laws in Arab states
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
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Welchman, Lynn
Index
index present
LC call number
KBP550.32
LC item number
.W458 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • legislation
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JSTOR Open Access
Series statement
ISIM series on contemporary Muslim societies
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  • Women (Islamic law)
  • Domestic relations (Islamic law)
  • Muslim women
  • Islamic law
  • Domestic relations
  • Women
  • RELIGION
  • Humanities
  • Religion and beliefs
  • Islam
  • Law
  • LAW
  • Domestic relations
  • Domestic relations (Islamic law)
  • Islamic law
  • Muslim women
  • Women (Islamic law)
  • Women
  • Arab countries
  • Islamic countries
  • Personenrecht
  • Familierecht
  • Vrouwen
  • Islamitische wereld
  • Islam
  • Familienrecht
  • Arabische Staaten
  • Frau
Label
Women and Muslim family laws in Arab states : a comparative overview of textual development and advocacy, Lynn Welchman
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • International law and Muslim family law
  • Women's rights advocacy
  • Recent legislative developments
  • IV.
  • Shar'i Postulates, Statutory Law and the Judiciary.
  • Tunisia and the shar'i postulate
  • Judicial interpretation and legislative direction -- V.
  • Registration Requirements.
  • Unregistered and 'urfi marriage
  • Overview
  • I.
  • VI.
  • Capacity and Consent.
  • Minimum age of marriage
  • The Jordanian debate on raising the minimum age of capacity for marriage
  • Guardianship in marriage
  • The role of the guardian
  • Overview -- VII. Polygyny.
  • Constraints on polygyny in contemporary legislation
  • Lawful benefit and financial capacity
  • Notification requirements and consent of the wife
  • Introduction
  • Divorce options and validity issues
  • Overview
  • VIII.
  • The Marital Relationship.
  • Dower
  • Maintenance and obedience
  • Special stipulations in the marriage contract
  • Misyar marriage
  • Overview
  • IX.
  • II.
  • Divorce.
  • Statutory approaches to unilateral talaq and judicial divorce
  • Judicial khul' in Egypt
  • Judicial khul' in Jordan
  • Other approaches to judicial khul'
  • Divorce as a judicial process
  • Compensation
  • Post-divorce rights to the marital home
  • Overview
  • X.
  • Codification of Muslim Personal Status Law in Arab States: principle and processes.
  • Parents and Children.
  • Period of custody
  • Allocation of custody
  • Paternity and adoption
  • Overview
  • XI.
  • Concluding Comment
  • List of Statutes Cited
  • Selected Statutory Provisions.
  • Marriage Guardianship and Capacity
  • Current debates: Bahrain and Iraq
  • Polygyny
  • The Marital Relationship
  • Stipulations
  • Judicial Khul' and comparable divorce provisions
  • Compensation for injurious/arbitrary divorce
  • Legislation, judicial discretion and political process
  • III.
  • Arab State Codifications and Women's Rights Advocacy in the Third Phase of Family Law Reform.
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048501717
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45t6jj
System control number
  • (OCoLC)231626252
  • (OCoLC)ocn231626252
Label
Women and Muslim family laws in Arab states : a comparative overview of textual development and advocacy, Lynn Welchman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • International law and Muslim family law
  • Women's rights advocacy
  • Recent legislative developments
  • IV.
  • Shar'i Postulates, Statutory Law and the Judiciary.
  • Tunisia and the shar'i postulate
  • Judicial interpretation and legislative direction -- V.
  • Registration Requirements.
  • Unregistered and 'urfi marriage
  • Overview
  • I.
  • VI.
  • Capacity and Consent.
  • Minimum age of marriage
  • The Jordanian debate on raising the minimum age of capacity for marriage
  • Guardianship in marriage
  • The role of the guardian
  • Overview -- VII. Polygyny.
  • Constraints on polygyny in contemporary legislation
  • Lawful benefit and financial capacity
  • Notification requirements and consent of the wife
  • Introduction
  • Divorce options and validity issues
  • Overview
  • VIII.
  • The Marital Relationship.
  • Dower
  • Maintenance and obedience
  • Special stipulations in the marriage contract
  • Misyar marriage
  • Overview
  • IX.
  • II.
  • Divorce.
  • Statutory approaches to unilateral talaq and judicial divorce
  • Judicial khul' in Egypt
  • Judicial khul' in Jordan
  • Other approaches to judicial khul'
  • Divorce as a judicial process
  • Compensation
  • Post-divorce rights to the marital home
  • Overview
  • X.
  • Codification of Muslim Personal Status Law in Arab States: principle and processes.
  • Parents and Children.
  • Period of custody
  • Allocation of custody
  • Paternity and adoption
  • Overview
  • XI.
  • Concluding Comment
  • List of Statutes Cited
  • Selected Statutory Provisions.
  • Marriage Guardianship and Capacity
  • Current debates: Bahrain and Iraq
  • Polygyny
  • The Marital Relationship
  • Stipulations
  • Judicial Khul' and comparable divorce provisions
  • Compensation for injurious/arbitrary divorce
  • Legislation, judicial discretion and political process
  • III.
  • Arab State Codifications and Women's Rights Advocacy in the Third Phase of Family Law Reform.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (254 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048501717
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45t6jj
System control number
  • (OCoLC)231626252
  • (OCoLC)ocn231626252

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