Oxford : Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the University of Manchester, 2007.
xix, 319 pages ; 25 cm.
Journal of Semitic studies. Supplement ; 23.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Andreas Christmann and Robert Gleave Colin Imber / G. Rex Smith Colin Imber: publications Bukharan Hanafism and the Mashayikh: and analysis through the Law of Waqf as expounded by Burhan al-Shari'a al-Bukhari (d. 616/1219) / Murteza Badir The Isra'/Mi'raj and the prescription of five daily prayers / Ron Buckley A plea for circumstantial innocence: Muhammad Sa'id Ramadan al-Buti's defence of Roger Garaudy / Andreas Christmann Questions and answers on Akhbari jurisprudence: the Jawabat al-Masa'il al-Zahiriyya of Muhammad Amin al-Astarabadi / Robert Gleave The juristic dispute about the legal status of the animal offerings on the Feast of Sacrifices / Gerald Hawting Can the law decide that Egypt is conquered by force? A Thirteenth Century debade on history as an object of law / Baber Johansen The right to choice: Ottoman justice vis-à-vis ecclesiastical and communal justice in the Balkans, Seventeenth-Ninteenth Centuries / Evgenia Kermeli Between Paris, Istanbul and Cairo: the origins of criminal legislation in Late Ottoman Egypt (1829-58) / Rudolph Peters Homo ludens at work: Mauritanians' skills in determining inheritance shares / Ulrich Rebstock Molla Husrev: Ottoman jurist and usuli / Kevin Reinhart Drinking and drunkenness in Ibn Rushd / Mona Siddiqui After Celalzade: the Ottoman Nisanci c. 1560-1700 / Christine Woodhead Pacts and some facts / Elizabeth A. Zachariadou.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references. Bibliography of works by Colin Imber: page xv-xix.