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Polemics of polygamy

Kamaruddin, Zaleha (2009) Polemics of polygamy. The Star Online.

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Although permitted in the Quran, there are two different views on the practice, men are generally in agreement but most women are not in favour of it. POLYGAMY remains a controversial issue not only in Malaysia but many Muslim countries around the world. It has been the subject of many debates but is actually far from settled (Latest: newly-formed polygamy club propagated by Ikhwan). According to a Malaysian anthropologist, Prof Azizah Kassim, whenever the issue of polygamy is debated in Malaysia, the conclusion that can be made is that men are positive while most women abhor it. ....

Item Type: Article (Newspaper)
Additional Information: 297/6234
Uncontrolled Keywords: polygamy
Subjects: K Law > KBP Islamic Law > KBP1 Islamic law.Shariah.Fiqh
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws
Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws > Department of Islamic Law
Depositing User: Mrs. Wan Salwati Wan Salleh
Date Deposited: 20 Oct 2011 12:05
Last Modified: 08 Dec 2011 10:10
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/6234

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