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This challenging new book reviews the ethics at the heart of the Islamic legal system, and suggests that these laws have been misinterpreted by certain sources in an attempt to control women.

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This review of the ethics of the Islamic legal system suggests that misinterpretation by authoritarian readings result in the repression of Muslim women. Using both religious and secular sources, the author proposes a new approach that returns to the original spirit of the Muslim legal system.

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This challenging new book reviews the ethics at the heart of the Islamic legal system and suggests that these laws have been misinterpreted by certain sources in an attempt to control women.

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ISBN:
9781851682621
Author:
El Fadl, Khaled Abou
Author:
Abou El Fadl, Khaled
Author:
El Fadl, Khaled Abou
Author:
Fadl, Khaled Abou El
Publisher:
ONEWorld Publications
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Civil Rights
Subject:
Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
Subject:
Islam - General
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Islam
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
v. no. 6
Publication Date:
20010831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.75 x 5.63 in 18.5 oz

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"Synopsis" by , This review of the ethics of the Islamic legal system suggests that misinterpretation by authoritarian readings result in the repression of Muslim women. Using both religious and secular sources, the author proposes a new approach that returns to the original spirit of the Muslim legal system.
"Synopsis" by , This challenging new book reviews the ethics at the heart of the Islamic legal system and suggests that these laws have been misinterpreted by certain sources in an attempt to control women.
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