Women’s Political Rights in Islam: Concept and Application
Ali Manzo Usman Sr.
Yobe State University
April 11, 2012
This research is aimed at exploring and discussing the political positions of women in Islam in order to distinguish this great religion from other religions and western practices and approaches in addressing women affairs in general and the political aspects in particular. However, the research has also debunked the claim that Islam disregards women and attaches no consideration to their wellbeing and safeguard. In addition, substantial women political rights have been mentioned and discussed with a view to buttressing the assertion.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 10
Keywords: Islam, Women, Political, Rights
JEL Classification: Z10
Date posted: April 11, 2012 ; Last revised: April 12, 2012