Woman in Shari'ah : (Islamic Law),Paperback - 205 pages,by Abdur Rahman Doi.
Islam has accorded great honour and respect to women. This detailed work outlines the rights and obligations of women in an Islamic society covering issues from marriage, education, employment and inheritance as described in the Qur'an and Sunnah.
Contents include following detailed Chapters:
- Women in the Qur'an and the Sunnah,- Women in Society,- Marriage and Sexual Relations,- Polygamy : A Misunderstood Phenomenon,- Divorce in the Shari'ah, - Zina,- Family Planning and Abortion,- Equality of Legal Rights for Women,- Women and Education,- Economic Rights of Women,- Feminism in Muslim Countries,- Epilogue,- Notes.