The stories in the fatwas and the fatwas in history / A. Zomeño Legal narratives from Shari'a courts / B. Messick The violent schoolmaster : the 'normalisation' of the dossier of a nineteenth century Egyptian legal case / R. Peters Registering a token dower : the multiple meanings of a legal practice / A. Moors Publicizing propriety, "telling the truth" : extra-court constructions of legal stories in Mali / D. Schultz The saint, the sheikh and the adulteress : letters from the heart addressed to Imam al-Shafi'i in Cairo / E. Adly Tales according to the book : professional witnesses ('udul) as cultural brokers in Morocco / L. Buskens What to do with Djinns stories about law? / B. Drieskens Trying times in Tunis : notes from a purposeful observer / L. Welchman The insane shepherd-who-writes : is he competent to stand trial? / Z. Ghazzal The judicial construction of the facts and the law : the Egyptian supreme constitutional court and the constitutionality of the law on the khul' / N. Bernard-Maugiron Investigating and prosecuting police abuse in Egypt / A. Wuerth The categories of morality : homosexuality between perversion and debauchery / B. Dupret.
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