Women in Islamic Society
A discussion of the history, problems and progress of women in the Koran and Islamic society.
This paper discusses the history, practice and evolution of the Qu’aran and Islam as it relates to women in society. Roles of women, freedoms, rights, and obligations are all viewed both in present times and in traditional Islamic society of centuries ago. The paper shows positive evidence of progress for women in Islamic society, as well as roadblocks yet to be overcome.