Islamic law

    Islamic Law: Cases, Authorities and Worldview

    By Ahmad Atif Ahmad

    Paperback £20.05

    "This is an introductory overview of Islamic law, and the first designed specifically for undergraduates in religious and Islamic studies, and covers both contemporary and historical aspects"--

    Criterion for Distinguishing Legal Opinions from Judicial Ru

    By Shihab al-Din Al-Qarafi

    Hardback £53.46

    The first and much-needed English translation of a thirteenth-century text that shaped the development of Islamic law in the late middle ages.

    Copyright in Islamic Law

    By Mohamed Ahdash

    Hardback £35.45

    Copyright in Islamic Law is the first work in English to systematically address the ideas of intellectual property and copyright from an Islamic perspective.

    Islamic and Jewish Legal Reasoning: Encountering Our Legal Other

    By Anver M. Emon

    Paperback £14.46

    What happens if we read 'our' legal texts alongside the texts, and experts, of our legal tradition's 'other'?

    Family law in contemporary Iran: Women\'s Rights Activism and Shari\'a

    By Marianne Boe

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    Originally presented as the author's thesis doctoral--University of Bergen, Norway, 2012.

    Second Formation of Islamic Law

    By Guy Burak

    Hardback Save £7.93 = £59.07

    The Second Formation of Islamic Law offers a new periodization of Islamic legal history in the eastern Islamic lands.

    Jews and Islamic Law in Early 20th-Century Yemen

    By Mark S. Wagner

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    In early 20th-century Yemen, a sizable Jewish population was subject to sumptuary laws and social restrictions. This book draws on autobiographical writings to study the careers of three Jewish intermediaries who used their knowledge of Islamic law to manipulate the shari'a for their own benefit and for the good of...

    Islamic Jurisprudence in the Classical Era

    By Norman Calder

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    In this book, Colin Imber has put together and edited four previously unpublished essays in the field of Islamic law by Norman Calder.

    Islam and Literalism

    By Robert Gleave

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    As Islamic law is based on the central texts of Islam, the idea of a literal meaning that rules over human attempts to understand God's message has resulted in a series of debates amongst modern Muslim legal theorists. This book traces the emergence and development of the idea of literal...

    Legal Pluralism and Shari\'a Law

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    Legal pluralism has often been associated with post-colonial legal developments especially where common law survived alongside tribal and customary laws. Focusing on Shari'a, this book examines the legal policies and experiences of various societies with different traditions of citizenship, secularism and common law. Where large diasporic communities of migrants develop,...

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