Introduction Origins Prehistory The Greek idea of divine law Historical conditions of alliance The divine law The state and the law : ancient Israel The legislation of the sacred books Succession through time Mother religions and daughter religions The law as enforced Law and cities in the middle ages Judaism : a law without a state Christianity : a conflict of laws Islam : law rules Divine law in medieval thought The aims of the law : Islam The law as an end : Judaism The end of the law : Christianity Sans foi ni loi : neither faith nor law? The modern age : destruction of the idea of divine law Judaism and Islam in the modern age.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-354) and index.
RBSTA BL65.L33 B6813 2007
BL65.L33 B6813 2007
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