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Economic Empowerment of Women in the Islamic World:Theory and Practice

Edited by Toseef Azid and Jennifer L Ward-Batts

in World Scientific Books from World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd.

Abstract: Economic Empowerment of Women in the Islamic World

Keywords: Islam; Gender Studies; Women Studies; Quran; Sunnah; Female Empowerment; Shariah; Prophet Muhammad; Business in Islam; Patriarchal Fundamentalism; Secular Feminism; Women's Rights; Human Rights; Aceh; Gender Empowerment Measure; Globalization; Press Freedom; Organisation of Islamic Cooperation; Education; Arab World; Nanofinance; Microfinance; Labour; Ottoman Empire; Iran; Waqaf; Waqf; Malaysia; Pakistan; Singapore; Dual-Income Households; Bangladesh; Food Security; Human Capital; Saudi Arabia; Turkey (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: A13 A14 J16 O1 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2020
ISBN: 9789811212147
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 Empowerment of Women in Islam: An Introduction , pp 1-17 Downloads
Toseef Azid, Jennifer Ward-Batts and Toseef Azid
Ch 2 Economic Empowerment of Women in Islam , pp 21-38 Downloads
Abdul Azim Islahi and Toseef Azid
Ch 3 Women Empowerment and Leadership in Islam between Myth and Reality , pp 39-70 Downloads
Noor Mohammad Osmani, Mohammad Omar Farooq, Abu Umar Faruq Ahmad and Toseef Azid
Ch 4 The Prophetic Vision of Women Empowerment: Evidence from Prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) Family , pp 71-84 Downloads
Mohammad Abdullah and Toseef Azid
Ch 5 The Role of Women in Business and the Life of Khadija , pp 85-100 Downloads
Irum Saba, Khadija Bari and Toseef Azid
Ch 6 Women in the Workplace: Shari’ah and Contemporary Perspectives , pp 101-126 Downloads
Mohammad Hashim Kamali and Toseef Azid
Ch 7 Navigating between Patriarchal Fundamentalism and Islamic Feminism: A Critical Islamic Appraisal , pp 127-144 Downloads
Nabil Yasien Mohamed and Toseef Azid
Ch 8 Women’s Rights: The Qur’anic Ideals and Contemporary Realities , pp 145-164 Downloads
Elmira Akhmetova and Toseef Azid
Ch 9 A Relational Well-Being (Maslaha) Index of Gender Development in Socio-Economic Development Sustainability , pp 167-190 Downloads
Masudul Alam Choudhury, Ari Pratiwi, Mohammad Shahadat Hossain, Faezy Adenan and Toseef Azid
Ch 10 Women Empowerment and Globalization Evidence from the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Countries , pp 191-216 Downloads
Muhammad Majeed and Toseef Azid
Ch 11 Islamic Paradigm of Women’s Socio-Economic Empowerment: Ideals and Realities , pp 217-242 Downloads
Muhammad Iqbal Anjum and Toseef Azid
Ch 12 Is Press Freedom an Effective Tool to Empower Women? Empirical Evidence from Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Countries , pp 243-264 Downloads
Muhammad Majeed and Toseef Azid
Ch 13 Islamic Nano-Finance for the Very Poor by Women: Hopes for Addressing the Islamic Microfinance Gap , pp 265-286 Downloads
Khairunnisa Musari and Toseef Azid
Ch 14 The “Islamic Women’s” Movement: Transition from the Private Domain to the Public Sphere , pp 289-308 Downloads
Ömer Çaha and Toseef Azid
Ch 15 Women of Aceh: The Struggle for Peace and Justice , pp 309-330 Downloads
Asna Husin and Toseef Azid
Ch 16 Social Values and the Female Labor Force Participation in Turkey: A Historical Evaluation from Ottoman Empire to the Present , pp 331-348 Downloads
Kadir Yildirim and Toseef Azid
Ch 17 The Socio-Economic Conditions of Women in Iran , pp 349-368 Downloads
Mohammad Soleimani, Hasan Kiaee and Toseef Azid
Ch 18 Women’s Involvement in Developing Waqf in Malaysia , pp 369-391 Downloads
Farhana Mohamad Suhaimi, Asmak Ab Rahman and Toseef Azid
Ch 19 State of Women in Pakistan , pp 393-413 Downloads
Irum Saba, Khadija Bari and Toseef Azid
Ch 20 Gender Relations in Singapore Malay (Muslims) Dual-Income Households: (Un)changing Views and Practices , pp 415-444 Downloads
Suriani Suratman and Toseef Azid
Ch 21 Does the Dower Equate to Economic Security for Muslim Women in Malaysia? , pp 445-468 Downloads
Raihanah Azahari, Zalina Zakaria, Asmak Ab Rahman, Hasbi Muh Ali and Toseef Azid
Ch 22 The Complexity of Measuring Women Empowerment and its Role in Nutritional Status of Bangladeshi Children , pp 469-489 Downloads
Rana Ejaz Ali Khan, Muhammad Ali Raza and Toseef Azid
Ch 23 Does Parents’ Education Matter in Inter-Generational Transmission of Human Capital? — A Case of Female Population in Saudi Arabia , pp 491-508 Downloads
Toseef Azid, Sara Aldowsari and Toseef Azid
Ch 24 Women in OIC Countries: State of Participation, Freedom and Supportive Legislation , pp 509-521 Downloads
Salman Ahmed Shaikh and Toseef Azid
Ch 25 Compulsory Schooling in Turkey, Educational Attainment, and the Gender Gap , pp 523-545 Downloads
Jennifer Ward-Batts, Kaitlin Nowacki and Toseef Azid
Ch 26 Women Empowerment Through Islamic Microfinance Schemes in Bangladesh , pp 547-576 Downloads
Abul Hassan, Salah Al Shalhoob, Yaser Ahmad Fallatah and Toseef Azid
Ch 27 Wife Beating in Islamic Law: Re-Evaluating the Illocutionary Force of the Imperative Verb in Qur’an 4:34 , pp 579-594 Downloads
David Solomon Jalajel and Toseef Azid
Ch 28 Dimensions of Women Empowerment and Gender Inequality: A Muslim World Perspective , pp 595-603 Downloads
Toseef Azid, Jennifer Ward-Batts and Toseef Azid

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