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Women's rights in Islam and contemporary Ulama : limitations and constraints : Egypt as case study

  title={Women's rights in Islam and contemporary Ulama : limitations and constraints : Egypt as case study},
  author={Hiam Elgousi},
There is a general notion that Islam, as a religion, looks down upon women and encourages discrimination against them. Thus, the status of Arab and Muslim women has become a controversial issue, drawing significant research attention amongst scholars in different fields such as sociology, social development, theology and feminist studies. This thesis aims to explain and understand both the actual status of Muslim Egyptian women and their rights in Muslim societies and also the influential role… 
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