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Title:Hausa women and Islamic law: is reform necessary?
Author:Pittin, R.ISNI
Year:1979
Pages:20
Language:English
Notes:Papers presented at the 22nd annual meeting of the African Studies Association, Los Angeles, California, October 31 - November 3, 1979
City of publisher:Waltham, MA
Publisher:African Studies Association
Geographic terms:Northern Nigeria
Nigeria
Subjects:Hausa
Islamic law
marriage law
women
law
gender
Shari'a
Abstract:This paper is concerned with the functioning of Islamic law in Katsina City and the environs in the North of Nigeria regarding divorce.
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