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Marriage is definitely made in heaven: a phenomenological study on the marital satisfaction of Indian Muslim women

Arshad, Munira and Islam, Arshad (2017) Marriage is definitely made in heaven: a phenomenological study on the marital satisfaction of Indian Muslim women. IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. ISBN 978-967-418-573-2

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Abstract

The purpose of this phenomenological study was to explore the lived experience of Indian Muslim women regarding their marital satisfaction and to understand the perceived quality of their relationships. This qualitative study is the first of its kind to consider marital satisfaction among Indian Muslim women. A semi-structured interview questions reflecting the four research questions were formulated to use in face-to-face in-depth interview among the six Indian Muslim women from Mumbai, India. The study analyzed the relevant constructed meanings that emerged from all interviews and clustered them into nine main themes with 19 sub-themes in an attempt to reach an in-depth understanding of the lived marital experiences of the Indian Muslim woman.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: 1440/66229
Uncontrolled Keywords: marriage, heaven, marital satisfaction, Indian Muslim, women
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman > HQ1101 Women. Feminism
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman > HQ503 The family. Marriage. Home
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Political Science
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences
Depositing User: Dr. Arshad Islam
Date Deposited: 13 Sep 2018 09:28
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2018 09:28
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/66229

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