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Family law in Islam

Maaike Voorhoeve

Family law in Islam

divorce, marriage and women in the Muslim world

by Maaike Voorhoeve

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Published by I.B. Tauris, Distributed in the United States and Canada exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Divorce,
  • Muslim women,
  • Domestic relations (Islamic law),
  • Islamic courts,
  • Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Maaike Voorhoeve
    SeriesLibrary of Islamic law -- 4, Library of Islamic law -- 4.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKBP540.3 .F36 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25405652M
    ISBN 10184885742X
    ISBN 109781848857421
    LC Control Number2012357339
    OCLC/WorldCa702327391

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Islamic Family Law (IFL), which includes all matters of inheritance for Muslims, is an integral part of a rich, complex and highly sophisticated system of Islamic jurisprudence (commonly known as Shari’a) that can be traced back to the 8th and 9th centuries C.E. Significant theological and jurisprudential differences existed from the very beginning not only between Sunni and Shi’a Muslim.

      Islamic faith marriages are not valid under English law, the court of appeal has ruled, in a blow to thousands of Muslim women who have no rights when it comes to divorce. Download Islamic books on family including Kindness To Parents, Fiqh Of Marriage In The Light Of The Qur'an And Sunnah, Dangers in the Home, Ettiquettes of Marriage, Marriage and What People Say & Raising Children In Islam.

      NEW DELHI: A Mumbai-based Muslim women’s body has urged the government to bring in a Muslim family law to “uphold gender justice and gender equality” for women in the community and also take measures to effectively implement the law that made triple talaq a criminal offence. The Bhartiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA), which made the demand, was one of the co-petitioners . 2. Maintenance of a divorced wife: Under Muslim Law a divorced wife is entitled to obtain maintenance from husband up-to her period of Iddat. In a case of Mohammad Ahmad Khan v/s Shah Bano Begum, although the Muslim law limits the husband’s liability to provide maintenance for his divorced wife up to the period of Iddat.


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