London. Athlone. 1966. Stock ID #20695
189pp, index, first and last leaves foxed, dustjacket rubbed particularly at extremities. This book is an anthropologist's field study of the new court set up in Singapore to deal with matrimonial suits (chiefly divorce) among Muslims. The study is based on careful observation of the court in action, and analyses in detail the relationship between the reformist aims of the new law and the values and expectations of litigants. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 20695).
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