Islamic divorce in North America : a Shari'a path in a secular society

Macfarlane, Julie
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  • Creator Julie Macfarlane
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Oxford University Press, [2012] ©2012
  • Physical Details
    • xxiv, 312 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0199753911, 9780199753918
  • OCLC ocn746489175

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Preface -- 1. Muslim identity in the West -- 2. A primer on Islamic family law -- 3. Getting married -- 4. Staying married -- 5. Marital conflicts and abuse -- 6. Getting divorced -- 7. The consequences of divorce -- 8. Legal issues for Islamic marriage and divorce -- Appendix A. Marriage contracts -- Appendix B. Divorce ruling on verbal delegated talaq -- Appendix C. Faskh ruling