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The Resource Modern perspectives on Islamic law, Ann Black, Associate Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Australia, Hossein Esmaeili, Associate Professor of Law, Flinders Law School, Flinders University, Australia, Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia

Modern perspectives on Islamic law, Ann Black, Associate Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Australia, Hossein Esmaeili, Associate Professor of Law, Flinders Law School, Flinders University, Australia, Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia

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Modern perspectives on Islamic law
Title
Modern perspectives on Islamic law
Statement of responsibility
Ann Black, Associate Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Australia, Hossein Esmaeili, Associate Professor of Law, Flinders Law School, Flinders University, Australia, Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia
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Language
eng
Summary
This well-informed book explains, reflects on and analyses Islamic law, not only in the classical legal tradition of Shari'a, but also its modern, contemporary context. The book explores the role for Islamic law in secular Western nations and reflects on the legal system of Islam in its classical context as applied in its traditional homeland of the Middle East and also in South East Asia. Written by three leading scholars from three different backgrounds: a Muslim in the Sunni tradition, a Muslim in the Shia tradition, and a non-Muslim woman - the book is not only unique, but also enriched by
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EBLCP
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Black, E. Ann
Index
index present
LC call number
KBP144
LC item number
.B53 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Esmaeili, Hossein
  • Hosen, Nadirsyah
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  • Islamic law
  • Islamic law
Label
Modern perspectives on Islamic law, Ann Black, Associate Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Australia, Hossein Esmaeili, Associate Professor of Law, Flinders Law School, Flinders University, Australia, Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nature of law, and its relationship with religion, in Islam -- Islamic law and institutions -- Seeing a Western nation through Muslim eyes: citizenship and the Sharia in modern nation-states -- Fatwa and muftis -- Islamic family law -- Mediation, arbitration and Islamic alternative dispute resolution -- Islamic law and economics -- Property rights, inheritance law and trusts (waqf) -- Islamic criminal law -- Contemporary debates on and within Islam
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 300 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857934475
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854974249
  • (OCoLC)ocn854974249
Label
Modern perspectives on Islamic law, Ann Black, Associate Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Australia, Hossein Esmaeili, Associate Professor of Law, Flinders Law School, Flinders University, Australia, Nadirsyah Hosen, Senior Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nature of law, and its relationship with religion, in Islam -- Islamic law and institutions -- Seeing a Western nation through Muslim eyes: citizenship and the Sharia in modern nation-states -- Fatwa and muftis -- Islamic family law -- Mediation, arbitration and Islamic alternative dispute resolution -- Islamic law and economics -- Property rights, inheritance law and trusts (waqf) -- Islamic criminal law -- Contemporary debates on and within Islam
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 300 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857934475
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854974249
  • (OCoLC)ocn854974249

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