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Title Islamic law and jurisprudence / edited by Nicholas Heer
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [1990]


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Description xvi, 234 pages ; 24 cm
Contents On inductive corroboration, probability, and certainty in Sunnī thought / Wael Hallaq -- Interpretation of the divine command in the jurisprudence of Muwaffaq al-Dīn Ibn Qudāmah / Jeanette Wakin -- Exotericism and objectivity in Islamic jurisprudence / Bernard Weiss -- Integrity (ʻAdālah) in classical Islamic law / Farhat J. Ziadeh -- Lost, strayed, or stolen : chattel recovery in Islamic law / David F. Forte -- Magisterium and academic freedom in classical Islam and medieval Christianity / George Makdisi -- An inquiry into Islamic influences during the formative period of the Common Law / John Makdisi -- A Reassertion of the Sharīʻah : the jurisprudence of the Gulf States / Willaim Ballantyne -- The development of decennial liability in Egypt / Ian Edge -- The Sharīʻah : a methodology or a body of substantive rules? / Ann Mayer -- Executive and legislative amendments to Islamic family law in India and Pakistan / David Pearl
Notes Papers read at a conference on Islamic law held in honor of Farhat J. Ziadeh in May 1987
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Islamic law -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Heer, Nicholas.
Ziadeh, Farhat Jacob.
LC no. 90012150
ISBN 0295970065 (alk. paper)