- S. Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi
- Academy of Islamic Research & Publications
Status of Woman in Islam
This brochure forms a section of the author’s latest work entitled the Gifts of Islam which has been written for the Center of Islamic Studies
St Cross College of the University of Oxford of which he was recently elected as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
In this brief paper the _author has shown that Islam was the first religion in modern history to guarantee definite rights to woman and raise her status from mere chattel, as she was treated all over the world.
The woman, taught Islam. was to be treated with love and kindness and respect as a daughter, sister, wife and mother.