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The Resource Law, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World : Studies in Honor of Aharon Layish, edited by Ron Shaham

Law, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World : Studies in Honor of Aharon Layish, edited by Ron Shaham

Label
Law, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World : Studies in Honor of Aharon Layish
Title
Law, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World
Title remainder
Studies in Honor of Aharon Layish
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ron Shaham
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deals with the main components in the laws of Islamic societies, past and present: shari'a custom, and statute. This book includes chapters that focus on one of these components, and that discuss the interplay between two or even all three of them. It offers a wide geographical coverage, from the Balkans to Yemen, and from Iraq to the Maghrib
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
340.5/9
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
KBP50
LC item number
.L39 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Layish, Aharon
  • Shaham, Ron
Series statement
Studies in Islamic law and society,
Series volume
v. 28
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islamic law
  • Justice, Administration of (Islamic law)
  • Customary law (Islamic law)
  • Layish, Aharon
  • Layiš, Aharôn
  • Droit islamique
  • Justice
  • Droit coutumier (Droit islamique)
  • RELIGION
  • Customary law (Islamic law)
  • Islamic law
  • Justice, Administration of (Islamic law)
  • Islamisches Recht
  • Islamitisch recht
  • Islamitische wereld
  • Islamisches Recht
Label
Law, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World : Studies in Honor of Aharon Layish, edited by Ron Shaham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Mukhtaṣar of al-Khiraqī and its place in the formation of Ḥanbalī legal doctrine / Nimrod Hurvitz -- Law and custom in the Maghrib, 1475-1500: on the disinheritance of women / David S. Powers -- Women as expert witnesses in pre-modern Islamic courts / Ron Shaham -- Qāḍī, muftī and ruler: their roles in the development of Islamic law / Miriam Hoexter -- Ottoman qāḍīs in Damascus during the 16th-18th centuries / Michael Winter -- Patronage, intervention, and violence in the legal process in eighteenth-century Salonica and its province / Eyal Ginio -- Archaic forms of contract in Max Weber's Theories and in Arab and Somali customary law / Frank H. Stewart -- Provincial judges: the Shar̄ʻa judiciary of mid-twentieth-century Yemen / Brinkley Messick -- "All of Palestine is holy Muslim wafq land": a myth and its roots / Yitzhak Reiter -- Legal reform, interpretive communities and the quest for legitimacy: a contextual analysis of a legal circular / Ido Shahar
Control code
319492681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281400918
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004154537.i-263
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)319492681
Label
Law, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World : Studies in Honor of Aharon Layish, edited by Ron Shaham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Mukhtaṣar of al-Khiraqī and its place in the formation of Ḥanbalī legal doctrine / Nimrod Hurvitz -- Law and custom in the Maghrib, 1475-1500: on the disinheritance of women / David S. Powers -- Women as expert witnesses in pre-modern Islamic courts / Ron Shaham -- Qāḍī, muftī and ruler: their roles in the development of Islamic law / Miriam Hoexter -- Ottoman qāḍīs in Damascus during the 16th-18th centuries / Michael Winter -- Patronage, intervention, and violence in the legal process in eighteenth-century Salonica and its province / Eyal Ginio -- Archaic forms of contract in Max Weber's Theories and in Arab and Somali customary law / Frank H. Stewart -- Provincial judges: the Shar̄ʻa judiciary of mid-twentieth-century Yemen / Brinkley Messick -- "All of Palestine is holy Muslim wafq land": a myth and its roots / Yitzhak Reiter -- Legal reform, interpretive communities and the quest for legitimacy: a contextual analysis of a legal circular / Ido Shahar
Control code
319492681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281400918
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004154537.i-263
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)319492681

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