Sharia And The Making Of The Modern Egyptian

Author: Reem A. Meshal
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9774166175
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In this book, the author examines sijills, the official documents of the Ottoman Islamic courts, to understand how sharia law, society and the early-modern economy of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Ottoman Cairo related to the practice ...

The Economics Of Ottoman Justice

Author: Metin Coşgel
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107157633
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Islamic Law and Empire in Ottoman Cairo. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University
Press. Barbir, K. (1992). Wealth, Privilege, and Family Structure: The `Askaris of
18th Century Damascus according to the Qassam `Askari Inheritance Records.

Women The Family And Divorce Laws In Islamic History

Author: Amira El Azhary Sonbol
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 9780815626886
Size: 46.11 MB
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A collection of 18 essays that covers a wide range of material and re-evaluates women's studies and Middle Eastern studies, Muslim women and the Shari'a courts, the Ottoman household, Dhimmi communities, family law, morality and violence.

Reclaiming Islamic Tradition

Author: Elisabeth Kendall
ISBN: 9781474403115
Size: 16.91 MB
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In its scope and coverage, this book transcends an increasing tendency towards bifurcation between classical and contemporary Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies.

Justice Interrupted

Author: Elizabeth F. Thompson
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674076192
Size: 62.11 MB
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In Justice Interrupted we see the complex lineage of political idealism, reform, and violence that informs today’s Middle East.

The Oxford History Of Islam

Author: John L. Esposito
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199880417
Size: 22.75 MB
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In addition, the book offers excellent articles on Islamic religion, art and architecture, and sciences as well as bibliographies. Events in the contemporary world have led to an explosion of interest and scholarly work on Islam.