Islamic Law in Past and Present

Mathias Rohe, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. Translated by Gwendolin Goldbloom

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€156,00
$198.00
ISBN13: 
9789004277434
E-ISBN: 
9789004281806
Publication Date: 
December 2014
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
Approx. 650 pp.
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ISSN: 
1389-823X
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8

Hans Daiber, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

The monograph aims at a historical and bibliographical survey of the qurʾānic and rational world-view of early Islam, of the period of translations from Greek into Syriac and Arabic, and of the impact of Islamic thought on Europe.
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222274
E-ISBN: 
9789004232044
Publication date: 
August 2012
€124,00
$149.00

Rauf Azhar, University of Guelph

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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179370
E-ISBN: 
9789047441724
Publication date: 
December 2009
€204,00
$246.00

Susan A. Spectorsky

Drawing on legal and ḥadīth texts from the formative and classical periods of Islamic legal history, this book offers an overview of the development of the questions prominent jurists asked and answered when they thought about women's issues.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174351
E-ISBN: 
9789047427810
Publication date: 
October 2009
€116,00
$141.00

Jamal Malik, Erfurt University

Drawing on Muslim cultures in South Asia, this volume provides new insights into social and intellectual history of the complex forms of cultural articulation from seventh to the twentieth century, elaborating on various trends and tendencies in a pluralist setting.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004168596
E-ISBN: 
9789047441816
Publication date: 
August 2008
€172,00
$208.00

Ahmed Elashker and Rodney Wilson

This comprehensive survey of Islamic economic thought covers the development of ideas from the early Muslim jurists to the period of the Umayyads and Abbasids. The economic concerns of the Ottomans, Safawids and Moghuls are examined, as is the profusion of more recent writing.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151345
Publication date: 
October 2006
€157,00
$189.00

Yedida Kalfon Stillman and Edited by Norman Stillman

This richly illustrated volume is a historical and ethnographic study of one important aspect of Arab-Islamic material culture - clothing. Surveying the evolution, transformations, and semiotics of modes of dress over 1400 years throughout the Middle East, North Africa, and medieval Islamic Spain.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004135932
Publication date: 
August 2003
€161,00
$194.00

Alexander Knysh

This is a general survey of the rise and development of Islamic mysticism (Sufism) up to the modern period, which takes into account the latest achievements of scholarship on the subject. Sufism is examined from a variety of perspectives: as a vibrant social institution, a specific form of...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004107175
E-ISBN: 
9789004215764
Publication date: 
December 1999
€124,00
$172.00