The Resource In the house of the law : gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, Judith E. Tucker

In the house of the law : gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, Judith E. Tucker

Label
In the house of the law : gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine
Title
In the house of the law
Title remainder
gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine
Statement of responsibility
Judith E. Tucker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an rewarding new study, Tucker explores the way in which Islamic legal thinkers understood Islam as it related to women and gender roles. In seventeenth and eighteenth century Syria and Palestine, Muslim legal thinkers gave considerable attention to women's roles in society, and Tucker shows how fatwas, or legal opinions, greatly influenced these roles. She challenges prevailing views on Islam and gender, revealing Islamic law to have been more fluid and flexible than previously thought. Although the legal system had a consistent patriarchal orientation, it was modulated by sensitivities to
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tucker, Judith E
Dewey number
305.42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KMC145.W64
LC item number
.T835 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women (Islamic law)
  • Women
  • Women
  • Turkey
Label
In the house of the law : gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, Judith E. Tucker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1. The Law, the Courts, and the Muftis""; ""2. With Her Consent: Marriage""; ""3. Release Her with Kindness: Divorce""; ""4. The Fullness of Affection: Mothering and Fathering""; ""5. If She Were Ready for Men: Sexuality and Reproduction""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Glossary""; ""A""; ""B""; ""D""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""M""; ""N""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""W""; ""Z""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""
  • ""N""""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520925380
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111004366719606
  • (EBL)2055738
  • (OCoLC)44961374
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2055738
  • (EXLCZ)99111004366719606
Label
In the house of the law : gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine, Judith E. Tucker
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1. The Law, the Courts, and the Muftis""; ""2. With Her Consent: Marriage""; ""3. Release Her with Kindness: Divorce""; ""4. The Fullness of Affection: Mothering and Fathering""; ""5. If She Were Ready for Men: Sexuality and Reproduction""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Glossary""; ""A""; ""B""; ""D""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""M""; ""N""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""W""; ""Z""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""
  • ""N""""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520925380
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111004366719606
  • (EBL)2055738
  • (OCoLC)44961374
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC2055738
  • (EXLCZ)99111004366719606

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