Sonbol 1997 Rape

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Author: Amira El Azhary Sonbol

Title: Rape and Law in Ottoman and Modern Egypt

Subtitle: -

In: Women in the Ottoman Empire: Middle Eastern Women in the Early Modern Era

Edited by: Madeline C. Zilfi

Place: Leiden

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers

Year: 1997

Pages: 214-231

Series: The Ottoman Empire and its heritage 10

ISBN-10: 9004108041 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History | Egyptian History | Prosecution: Laws

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Author: Amira E. Sonbol, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown


  Rape in Islamic Law (p. 215)
  Rape and Shari'ah Courts in Ottoman Egypt (p. 219)
  Conclusions (p. 229)
  Bibliography (p. 231)
    Archival Sources (p. 231)
    Published Sources (p. 231)


Brummett, Palmira. International Journal of Middle East Studies 31(2) (May 1999): 304-307. – Full Text: JSTOR (Restricted Access)

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Added: May 28, 2001 – Last updated: October 4, 2014