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August, 2017

  • 9 August

    Book: Introduction to Jurisprudential Maxims

    Jurisprudential maxims (al-qawa‘id al-fiqhiyyah) play an important role in determining one's legal duty in particular situations. When applied, these maxims - such as the 'Maxim of Purity', the 'Maxim of...

July, 2017

  • 27 July

    Book: Fiqh al-Aqalliyyāt: History, Development, and Progress

    The Writer examines the development of a contemporary internal Muslim debate on the production of a new form of Islamic jurisprudence, Fiqh al-Aqalliyyat, or the...

  • 25 July

    Book: The Halal Frontier: Muslim Consumers in a Globalized Market

    This book attempts to provide an insight that how religious interpretation, market economy, state interventions and consumption practices create a complex phenomenon in everyday social life that defines the process of...

  • 25 July

    Islamic Economy and Social Mobility: Cultural and Religious Considerations

    This book offers a broad perspective on how a country’s place in the global stratification relates not only to her economic and technological capabilities, but also to her identity and orientation in areas of...

  • 21 July

    Book: Coercion and Responsibility in Islam

    In Coercion and Responsibility in Islam, Mairaj Syed explores how classical Muslim theologians and jurists from four intellectual traditions argue about the thorny issues that coercion raises about responsibility for...

  • 14 July

    Book: Performing Religion: Actors, contexts and texts-Case studies on Islam

    Research in Islamic Studies to date has taken texts primarily as a medium of information. This volume emphasizes the material quality of texts, both written and oral. It focuses on the...

  • 13 July

    Commanding Right and Forbidding Wrong in Islamic Thought

    This book, an historical survey of the Islamic injunction to command right and forbid wrong, a biographical exposé of Muslims who understood and practiced this principle, and a bibliographical reference, is a...

  • 10 July

    Book: The Rights of Women in Islam

    The problem of family relations in our age is not so simple and trivial as may be resolved by filling up questionnaires by boys and girls by holding seminars — like the seminars I saw and heard of, and the...

  • 7 July

    Book: Gender Justice and Legal Reform in Egypt

    Legal Reform and Gender Justice examines the interplay between legal reform and gender norms and practices. It examines the processes of advocating for, and contesting the khul‘ and new family courts laws, shedding light on...

  • 7 July

    Book: Islamic Divorces in Europe

    This study evolved out of the conflicts that occur because of the – historically, religiously and culturally-determined – differences in the modes of establishment, procedures and forms of divorce when the recognition policies of European states collide with Islamic...

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