Modernizing marriage : family, ideology, and law in nineteenth and early twentieth century Egypt / Kenneth M. Cuno.
Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 
xxi, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Gender and globalization.
Formatted Contents Note
Marriage in politics : the obsolescence of household government and the shift to monogamy in the Khedival family Marriage in practice : the changing system of marriage and household formation Marriage reformed : modernist intellectuals and the new family ideology Marriage in law : transformations in the law applied Marriage codified : the invention of Egyptian personal status law Marriage modernized : the curious history of "house of obedience."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-289) and index.
KRM542 .C86 2015
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