Routledge library editions. Politics of Islam ; Volume 9.
First published in 1988 by Routledge.
Formatted Contents Note
1. The family, inheritance, and Islam : a re-examination of the sociology of Fara'id law / Martha Mundy 2. Qanun and Shari'a in the Ottoman context / Richard Repp 3. Islamic law as a source for the development of a comparative jurisprudence : theory and practice in the life and work of Sanhuri / Enid Hill 4. Institutions of justice in Fatimid Egypt / Amin Haji 5. The transformation of the Muslim court system in colonial Algeria / Allan Christelow 6. Islamic laws in the Sudan / Safiya Safwat 7. Islamic legal theory and the appropriation of reality / Aziz al-Azmeh.