Author:K.K.N. Kurup & E Ismail (Authors)


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Muslim Women in Kerala: Tradition Vs Modernity

By: K.K.N. Kurup & E Ismail (Authors)

Price: $25.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201876

ISBN: 8175417552

Condition: New

Muslim women in Kerala form a heterogeneous cultural group with their own vertical and horizontal divisions, following the traditional Islamic law in terms of traditional and customary cultural traits. Inspite of these dichotomous divisions found in the life of Muslim women in Kerala, an additional element of a Pan-Islamic core has also been seen in recent years. This book, while it aims to understand the dynamics of Shariah with regard to Muslim women, also examines various mechanisms through which they can be integrated into the socio-economic ethos of a multi-cultural and pluralistic societ... View more info