Brill's Arab and Islamic Laws Series

Edited by Dr. Khaled Abou El Fadl

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
1871-2894
Imprint: 

by Hamid Harasani

Using comparative law and a strong basis in both Islamic law and common law, Towards the Reform of Private Waqfs offers innovative solutions for private Waqfs.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306974
Expected: 
November 2015
€120,00
$135.00

by Luqman Zakariyah

Using contemporary illustrations, Legal Maxims in Islamic Criminal Law delves into the theoretical and practical studies of al-Qawaid al-Fiqhiyyah in Islamic legal theory. It elucidates the importance of this concept in the application of Islamic law and demonstrates how the concept relates to...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258365
Expected: 
November 2015
€115,00
$145.00

by Matthias Vanhullebusch

A three-part investigation on the origins and evolving roles that Islamic law and international humanitarian law have played in regulating conflict and violence, War and Law in the Islamic World brings to light legal and policy complexities that plague modern-day armed conflict in the region.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004298255
E-ISBN: 
9789004298248
Publication date: 
June 2015
€135,00
$145.00

Edited by Marie-Luisa Frick and Andreas Th. Müller

Islam and International Law explores the multi-faceted relationship of Islam and international law. Current debates on Sharia, Islam and the “West” often suffer from prejudice and platitudes. The book seeks to engage such self-centrism by providing a plurality of perspectives, both in...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233355
E-ISBN: 
9789004233362
Publication date: 
June 2013
€164,00
$209.00

Muhammad al-Bashir Muhammad al-Amine

The book discusses the Sukūk market, its developments, and the legal, Sharī‘ah, risks, and rating issues facing Sukūk. Securitisation as the best way forward for Sukūk structuring is emphasized and issues such as Sukūk listing, Sukūk index and Sukūk fund...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004202672
E-ISBN: 
9789004207448
Publication date: 
November 2011
€163,00
$213.00

By Farhad Malekian

The goal of this book is to minimize the misunderstandings and conflicts between International law and Islamic law. The objective is to bring peace into justice and justice into peace for the prevention of violations of human rights law, humanitarian law, international criminal law, and impunity.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203969
E-ISBN: 
9789004203976
Publication date: 
June 2011
€144,00
$188.00

Jasmine Moussa

Critiquing both universalism and cultural relativism as theoretical approaches, this book presents a comprehensive study of Egypt’s Sharī’a-derived family law, and proposing practical methods to advance women’s family rights on the ground, while respecting their religious...
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203099
E-ISBN: 
9789004203105
Publication date: 
June 2011
€118,00
$154.00

Jamal J. Nasir

There has long been a need for an objective study such as this dealing with the legal rights and obligations of women under the Sharia and under modern Arab Islamic legislation. Seen within the broad principles of Islamic law, the book examines the status of women with regard to marriage, the...
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172739
E-ISBN: 
9789047426202
Publication date: 
April 2009
€118,00
$154.00

Tahir Wasti

This book provides an original and comprehensive account of the resurgence of traditional Islamic criminal law in the early twenty-first century, offering a detailed study of the application of Islamic law of murder and homicide in contemporary Pakistan.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172258
E-ISBN: 
9789047425724
Publication date: 
November 2008
€168,00
$220.00

Muhammad al-Bashir Muhammad al-Amine

This study addresses the derivatives instruments in Islamic finance and highlights their benefits and legal aspects. It also discusses the forward, futures and options contracts in commodity markets. Arguments both in favour of and against these instruments are addressed and several alternatives...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152465
E-ISBN: 
9789047440307
Publication date: 
November 2008
€164,00
$214.00