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Women's right from the perspective of the purposes of Sharee'ah

El-Seoudi ,, Abdel Wadoud Moustafa Moursi and Mohd Nor, Amir Husin and Muhammad Husni, Ahmad and Omar, Ahmad Fakhri and Laluddin, Hayatullah and Ibrahim, Ibnor Azli and Samsudin, Muhamad Adib and Alias, Muhammad Nazir (2012) Women's right from the perspective of the purposes of Sharee'ah. The Social Sciences, 7 (6). pp. 807-811. ISSN 1818-5800 E-ISSN 1993-6125

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This research touches upon the rights of woman according to the perspective of Islamic Sharee‘ah (revealed laws). Researcher have divided these rights into three categories: Firstly, rights with which woman is distinguished away from man such as giving her a warm welcome at her birth and making Aqeeqah (slaughtering done for a new born) for her, giving her a beautiful name, taking care about her in her childhood, not preferring male child to her, honoring and protecting her when she becomes a wife, entitling her to have a specific obligatory share in inheritance. Secondly, rights in which woman is equal to man. They are the right of learning, her competence regarding bearing the responsibility of the religious obligations like man, respecting her will, the right of her independent financial liability and the right of work. Thirdly, the political rights of woman. They are her right in assuming the high posts (i.e., the political activities) such as the ministry, parliament, her right in assuming the great leadership of Muslims (president of the state), her right in assuming the judiciary posts. Also, researcher have explain these rights in detail according to the objectives of the Islamic Sharee‘ah and according to the requirements and necessities of the modern age and according to observing the matter of benefits and interests.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 8721/70008
Uncontrolled Keywords: Islam, woman's right, purpose of sharee'ah, benefits, requirements, modern age, Malaysia
Subjects: K Law > KBP Islamic Law > KBP1 Islamic law.Shariah.Fiqh > KBP425 Uṣūl al-fiqh. Jurisprudence and theory of law. Science of legal reasoning.
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh
Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences
Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences
Depositing User: Dr Ahmad bin Muhammad Husni al-Jufri
Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2019 16:04
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2019 16:04
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/70008

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