Publications

"Middle East" in Islamic Family Law in a Changing World: A Global Resource Book, Zed Books, 2002

The authors explore the context of Islam in the Middle East by examining the region and its history, legal practices and institutions, seclusion of women, family in the region, marriage, dowry, brideprice, divorce, polygyny, custody of children, inheritance, and land rights. They also have a special emphasis on the legal profiles of Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israle, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.