The World’s Muslims: Religion, Politics and Society

Chapter 4: Feamales In Community

In almost all nations surveyed, a lot of Muslims say that the spouse should constantly obey her husband. In the exact same time, there is general agreement – at least outside sub-Saharan Africa – that a female must have the best to choose for herself whether or not to wear a veil in public places.

Muslims are less unified in terms of concerns of breakup and inheritance. The portion of Muslims whom state that a spouse needs to have the ability to divorce her husband differs widely among the list of national countries surveyed, as does the percentage that believes sons and daughters should inherit similarly. Weiterlesen