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Author Hussin, Iza R., author.

Title The politics of Islamic law : local elites, colonial authority, and the making of the Muslim state / Iza R. Hussin.

Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  340.59 HUSS    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 351 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-344) and index.
Contents Contexts -- The historical roots of a contemporary puzzle -- Mapping the transformation -- Treaties, trials and representations -- The irony of jurisdiction: whose law is Islamic law? -- Trying Islamic law: trials in and of Islamic law -- Making the Muslim state: Islamic law and the politics of representation -- The paradox of Islamic law -- The colonial politics of Islamic law -- The contemporary politics of Islamic law.
Subject Islamic law -- History.
Islam and politics.
Islam and state.
ISBN 9780226323206