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State law as Islamic law in modern Egypt

Clark Benner Lombardi

State law as Islamic law in modern Egypt

the incorporation of the Shari a into Egyptian constitutional law

by Clark Benner Lombardi

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Published by Brill in Leiden ; Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional law (Islamic law),
  • Islam and state -- Egypt -- 20th century,
  • Islamic law -- Egypt,
  • Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-290) and indexes.

    Other titlesIncorporation of the Shari a into Egyptian constitutional law
    StatementClark B. Lombardi.
    SeriesStudies in Islamic law and society -- 19, Studies in Islamic law and society -- v. 19.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKBP2102 .L66 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18828620M
    ISBN 109004135944
    LC Control Number2006274983

    Books shelved as islamic-law: Shari'a: Theory, Practice, Transformations by Wael B. Hallaq, An Introduction to Islamic Law by Wael B. Hallaq, تاريخ النظر. In Egypt, the calls for making the state and its laws more Islamic were countered by proponents of the idea that the unity of religion and state under modern conditions was deleterious to both, among them Muhammad Saʿīd al-ʿAshmāwī and Faraj Fawdah (d. ).

    An Overview of the Egyptian Legal System and Legal Research. By Dr. Mohamed S. Abdel Wahab Read the Update! Dr. Mohamed S. E. Abdel Wahab, Licence en Droit (CAI), LL.M (CAI), Ph.D (MAN), MCI Arb. is an Assistant Professor at Faculty of Law, Cairo University, Egypt and Assistant Director of the Human Rights Centre at Cairo University. He has taught on the LL.M, LL.B, and BA programs at. Reclaiming Tradition: Islamic Law in a Modern World. and in Egypt with a amendment to the constitution stating that “the principles of the Islamic sharia are the chief source of legislation.” More recently, the newly adopted Iraqi constitution included a clause stating that “no law can be passed that contradicts the undisputed.

    Shari 'a Politics: Islamic Law and Society in the Modern World explores the role of Islamic jurisprudence in the contemporary legal systems of eight predominantly Muslim countries (Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iran, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria and Indonesia). Editor Robert Hefner begins with a summary essay providing context for theAuthor: Russell Powell. A vibrant account of the practice of Islamic law, this book focuses on the actions of a particular legal official, the muhtasib, whose vast jurisdiction included all public behavior. In the cities of Cairo and neighboring Fustat during the Mamluk period (), the muhtasib is best described as a regulator of markets and public spaces.


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