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Ethnographic studies of Islamic judicial reasoning

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- Zanzibar,
  • Ethnology -- Islamic countries,
  • Law and anthropology -- Zanzibar,
  • Islamic law -- Zanzibar,
  • Domestic relations courts -- Zanzibar,
  • Muslim women -- Zanzibar -- Social conditions,
  • Married women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Zanzibar

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErin E. Stiles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN659.T3 S75 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23186334M
    ISBN 109780230617407
    LC Control Number2009009908


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