Women, Islam and International Law Essay

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Women, Islam and International Law Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies VOLUME 8 The titles published in this series are listed at the end of this volume. Women, Islam and International Law Within the Context of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women By Ekaterina Yahyaoui Krivenko LEIDEN • BOSTON 2009 This book is printed on acid-free paper. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Yahyaoui Krivenko, Ekaterina. Women, Islam, and international law : within the context of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women / by Ekaterina Yahyaoui Krivenko. p. cm. -- (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies ; v. 8) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-90-04-17144-2 (hardback : alk. paper) 1. Women--Legal status, laws, etc. (Islamic law) 2. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (1980) 3. Civil rights (Islamic law) 4. Women’s rights. I. Title. KBP526.3.K75 2009 341.4’858--dc22 2008037710 ISSN 1572-5618 ISBN 978 90 04 17144 2 Copyright 2009 by Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands. Koninklijke Brill NV incorporates the imprints Brill, Hotei Publishing, IDC Publishers, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers and VSP. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, translated, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without prior written permission from the publisher. Authorization to photocopy items for internal or personal use is granted by Koninklijke Brill NV provided that the appropriate fees are paid directly to The Copyright Clearance Center, 222 Rosewood Drive, Suite 910, Danvers, MA 01923, USA. Fees are subject to change. PRINTED IN THE NETHERLANDS
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