The Anthropology of Justice: Law as Culture in Islamic Society / Edition 1

The Anthropology of Justice: Law as Culture in Islamic Society / Edition 1

by Lawrence Rosen
     
 

The first full-scale study of the actual operations of the actual operations of a modern Islamic law court anywhere in the Arab world.See more details below

Overview

The first full-scale study of the actual operations of the actual operations of a modern Islamic law court anywhere in the Arab world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521367400
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/07/2002
Series:
Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
132
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.31(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Alfred Harris; Preface; 1. Law and culture: the appeal to analogy; 2. Determining the indeterminable; 3. Reason, intent, and the logic of consequence; 4. Judicial discretion, state power, and the concept of justice; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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