Islamic Women in Policing : A Contradiction in Terms?
This descriptive overview chronicles the author's unique experience in working with Islamic and Muslim women in policing. The book fills a void in this area, providing statistics and details wherever possible and identifying issues and problems that Islamic women deal with when they are involved in policing across the world. It includes profiles of current police women from Iran, Dubai, Turkey, Malaysia, Tajikistan, Pakistan and western countries. This well researched reference provides a starting point for the study of the effect of women on policing systems in Muslim countries.