Women's Rights and Responsibilities Between Text and Context - Softcover
Editor: Abdul Monir Yaacob & Nurul'Uyun Haji Zainal
Publisher: Universiti Islam Malaysia
Weight: 212 g
This book was published in conjunction with the Seminr on Women: Rights and Responsibilities-Between Text and Context which was inaugurated by HRH Tengku Puan Pahang.
There are seven papers written by experts and academicians including the Chief Judges of the Shariah Judiciary Department of Selangor and Penang, who has extensive experience in the field of Shariah and Islamic Judiciary.
Among the topics written were on women as judges. Today the issue of the appointment of women judges in the Shariah Court is still debated by the public. However, the perception amongst the society including scholars regarding the appointment of female judges in the Shariah Court has yet to be discussed. ... (pages III)