The Resource Contesting justice : women, Islam, law, and society, Ahmed E. Souaiaia

Contesting justice : women, Islam, law, and society, Ahmed E. Souaiaia

Label
Contesting justice : women, Islam, law, and society
Title
Contesting justice
Title remainder
women, Islam, law, and society
Statement of responsibility
Ahmed E. Souaiaia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Souaiaia, Ahmed E
Dewey number
340.5/9
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KBP50
LC item number
.S68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islamic law
  • Islamic law
  • Polygamy (Islamic law)
  • Women (Islamic law)
  • Islamic law
Label
Contesting justice : women, Islam, law, and society, Ahmed E. Souaiaia
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007017444.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-190) and index
Contents
Legal absolutism and ethical relativism -- To know or not to know : the basis of acts -- Cognition through models and paradigms -- The domain of ethics and the law -- Chronology of Islamic thought -- Ethics, morality, and the law -- Determining God's position -- Core and marginal sanctions -- Emotion and law in the Qurʼ*anic discourse -- Threats, incentives, and piety -- Crime and punishment -- Basis for the practice of polygamy -- On the methodological and historical assumptions -- Methodological and disciplinary precedence -- Polygamy in the historical context -- The philology of polygamy -- Women in Islamic law of inheritance -- The Qurʼ*anic and interpretive dichotomy -- The legal and exegetical treatment of the verses on inheritance -- Women, justice, and interpretation : the principle of `Awl -- Explicitness, consensus, and interpretation -- Shares and heirs in the comparative context -- Shares and heirs per blind survey -- Description of data collection -- Explanation and interpretation of data -- Women in modern times -- Discussion: Linking polygamy and inheritance : disadvantaging women by the numbers -- Discussing the status of women -- Other contested perspectives -- Bespoke justice versus tyranny of majoritism -- Inclusion and exclusion of women
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 195 p.
Isbn
9780791473979
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007017444
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3001414-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3001414
  • (Sirsi) o123818323
  • (OCoLC)123818323
Label
Contesting justice : women, Islam, law, and society, Ahmed E. Souaiaia
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0716/2007017444.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-190) and index
Contents
Legal absolutism and ethical relativism -- To know or not to know : the basis of acts -- Cognition through models and paradigms -- The domain of ethics and the law -- Chronology of Islamic thought -- Ethics, morality, and the law -- Determining God's position -- Core and marginal sanctions -- Emotion and law in the Qurʼ*anic discourse -- Threats, incentives, and piety -- Crime and punishment -- Basis for the practice of polygamy -- On the methodological and historical assumptions -- Methodological and disciplinary precedence -- Polygamy in the historical context -- The philology of polygamy -- Women in Islamic law of inheritance -- The Qurʼ*anic and interpretive dichotomy -- The legal and exegetical treatment of the verses on inheritance -- Women, justice, and interpretation : the principle of `Awl -- Explicitness, consensus, and interpretation -- Shares and heirs in the comparative context -- Shares and heirs per blind survey -- Description of data collection -- Explanation and interpretation of data -- Women in modern times -- Discussion: Linking polygamy and inheritance : disadvantaging women by the numbers -- Discussing the status of women -- Other contested perspectives -- Bespoke justice versus tyranny of majoritism -- Inclusion and exclusion of women
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 195 p.
Isbn
9780791473979
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007017444
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3001414-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3001414
  • (Sirsi) o123818323
  • (OCoLC)123818323

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