"Halal" intimacy : love, marriage and polygamy in contemporary Malaysia

This thesis illustrates how love, legality, money, sex(uality) and sin direct Malays’ marital strategies in the face of various social, moral, religious and structural pressures. Passionate love (cinta) is cherished and celebrated by Malays – that is, if it is indulged within marriage. Marriage serv...

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Main Author: Mohd Razif, Nurul Huda
Format: Dissertation
Language: English
Place of publication: University of Cambridge
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
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