In the house of the law : gender and Islamic law in Ottoman Syria and Palestine /
"In the House of the Law examines how law, in both theory and practice, shaped gender roles in Palestine and Syria during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. It was a time during which Muslim legal thinkers gave a great deal of attention to women's roles in society. Challenging preva...
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University of California Press,