How Women’s Presence in Tehran’s Public Spaces Compares to Shariʿa Prescriptions, Old Tehran and Contemporary Tehran

Abstract In Islamic cities, the shariʿa determines to what extent women are allowed to attend public spaces. This article addresses women’s public attendance in Tehran, in both the classical and modern periods, and compares this with the prescriptions of the shariʿa. Our exploration of the Qurʾan, h...

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Main Author: Salarvandian, Fatemeh
Hosseini, Seyed Ali
Ashkevari, Muhammad Jafar
Hosseini, Seyed Mohammad
Pourahmad, Ahmand
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: 26.06.2020
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) pp. 1 - 31
Data of publication: 2020-06-26
ISSN: 1569-2078
1569-2086
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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