9781579110420 (electronic book) 1579110428 (electronic book) 9781422417485 1422417484
Understanding series (New York, N.Y.) LexisNexis digital library.
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Muhammad (PBUH) before prophethood (570/571-610 A.D.) Muhammad (PBUH) as prophet (610-632 A.D.) Holy quran (610-650 A.D.) : revelation, compilation, and tenets Caliphs of Mecca and Medina (Rashidun) (632-661 A.D.) Umayyad Caliphate (661-750 A.D.) Abbasid Caliphate (750-1258 A.D.) The crusades (1095-1272 A.D.) Sunni-Shiite split (632-680 A.D.) Shiism and its Imams (680-940 A.D.) Ottoman Turkish empire (11th Century 1923 A.D.) Moghul Indian empire (1504-1857 A.D.) Fundamental sources : holy Quran and Sunnah Secondary sources : [Ijma and Qiyas] Controversial additional sources Five pillars of Islam Four Sunnite schools of Islamic law Islam and capitalist economic growth Property law : ownership and property Property law : public property, private property, and possession Property law : protecting and restricting private ownership Contract law : general principles and contract information Contract law : types and contracts Contract law : performance, terms, and remedies Business associations law : traditional types of partnership Business associations law : modern partnerships and agricultural ventures Banking law : risk (Gharar) Banking law : interest (Ribb). Banking law : legal devices (Hiyal) and the prohibition on interest (Ribb) Finance (Tamweel) : Islamic bonds (Sukuk) and securitization Finance (Tamweel) : types and risks of Islamic bonds (Sukuk) Finance (Tamweel) : insurance (Takaful) and money transfers (Hawalah) Marriage and divorce Rights of wife Women and work Women and clothes Rearing children Contraception Abortion Wills (Wasaya), charitable trusts (Waqfs), and euthanasia Law of succession Key concepts Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : sex crimes Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : drinking and stealing Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : converting and religious freedom Private claims (Haqq adami) Law of war Jihad (Struggle) Terrorism.
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Print version: Bhala, Raj. Understanding Islamic law