The Role of Procreation (injāb) in Marital Life: a Shift Between Classical Islamic Law and Contemporary Fatwas

Abstract Classical Islamic marriage and divorce laws focus on both spouses’ ability to perform sexually. In fiqh texts, sexual disability is considered a serious medical condition. The fiqh literature lists certain sexual disabilities unique to men, unique to women, or shared by both sexes. Infertil...

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Main Author: Rispler-Chaim, Vardit
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: 19.03.2020
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) pp. 1 - 18
Data of publication: 2020-03-19
ISSN: 1569-2078
1569-2086
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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