Show simple item record

dc.creatorPuente, Cristina de laca_ES
dc.date.accessioned2016-08-29T09:16:55Z
dc.date.available2016-08-29T09:16:55Z
dc.date.issued2013ca_ES
dc.identifierhttp://www.raco.cat/index.php/ImagoTemporis/article/view/292948ca_ES
dc.identifier10.21001/imagotemporis.v0i0.292948ca_ES
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10459.1/57728
dc.descriptionThis article seeks to make a brief study concerning a very concrete matter: the family of a free man, whose concubine had his child or became pregnant by him. We will attempt to answer the following questions: 1) what is the legal source of the family structure that is established; 2) what is a slave-mother (umm walad) and how is she juridically defined through her rights and obligations; and 3) what is the legal situation of children born within a relation of concubinage? Despite all the deficiencies that can be attributed to Arabic Medieval legal sources, such as the certain fact that they are composed within an urban medium and do not reflect what exists beyond it, they still happen to be the works that offer the most fertile information for social history and the only ones that make it possible to study how “islamisation” and “arabisation” of the institutions influenced the evolution of family structures family in Islamic societies. The legal sources offer plentiful and detailed information about the presence of slaves within family structures.ca_ES
dc.formatapplication/pdfca_ES
dc.languagecatca_ES
dc.publisherUniversitat de Lleidaca_ES
dc.relationhttp://www.raco.cat/index.php/ImagoTemporis/article/view/292948/381389ca_ES
dc.sourceImago temporis: medium Aevum; 2013: Núm.: 7; p. 27-44ca_ES
dc.titleFree Fathers, Slave Mothers and their Children : a Contribution to the Study of Family Structures in Al-Andalusca_ES
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/articleca_ES
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersionca_ES
dc.rights.accessRightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/openAccessca_ES


Files in this item

FilesSizeFormatView

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record