Law of Desire: Temporary Marriage in Shi'i Iran

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Syracuse University Press, 1989 - History - 256 pages
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Explains the practice of temporary marriage, mostly in Iran. It's often used as a cover to legitimize prostitution or rape-- although it can be innocent, allowing an man and woman who aren't related to spend time togehter free from veils and without chapperones. Read full review

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