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Title Interpreting divorce laws in Islam / editors, Rubya Mehdi, Werner Menski & Jørgen S. Nielsen
Edition First edition
Published Copenhagen : DJØF Pub., 2012


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Description 317 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Interpreting women's rights of divorce. Theoretical reflections. Interpreting divorce laws in Pakistan / Muhammad Khalid Masud -- Realities: case study and reforms. The politics of divorce laws in Iran / Ziba Mir-Hosseini ; Egyptian Khul: legal reform, courtroom practices and realities of women / Mulki Al-Sharmani ; Justice for everyone? Implementation of Morocco's 2004 Mudawana reforms / Rachel Newcomb -- Comparative. Divorce at the woman's initiative in India, in Pakistan and in the diasporas / Livia Holden ; The right to divorce for women (Khul') in Islam: comparative practices in Mauritania and Egypt / Corinne Fortier -- Reform trends in Western countries. Muslim divorces in Denmark: findings from an empirical investigation / Anika Liversage ; In the shadow of the law / Ralph D. Grillo ; No-fault talaq: divorce in Canadian immigration and family law / Pascale Fournier, Aida Setrakian, Pascal McDougall ; Muslim women, divorce and Shari'ah Councils in Britain / Samia Bono -- Secular perspectives of divorce. Muslim divorce law reform in secular India / Tahir Mahmood ; Divorce: how Danish law became liberal and what to do now? / Annette Kronborg, Idamarie Leth Svendsen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Divorce (Islamic law)
Divorce -- Religious aspects -- Islam
Author Mehdi, Rubya.
Menski, Werner.
Nielsen, Jørgen S.
LC no. 2013371451
ISBN 9788757424775 paperback
8757424772 paperback