DOI:​10.1007/S10691-008-9099-9
Corpus ID: 144717130
Personal Status Laws in Morocco and Tunisia: A Comparative Exploration of the Possibilities for Equality-Enhancing Reform in Bangladesh
N. Tamanna
Published 2008
Political Science

Feminist Legal Studies
This paper focuses on successful reform strategies invoked in parts of the Muslim world to address issues of gender inequality in the context of Islamic personal law. It traces the development of… Expand
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