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Author Redding, Jeff, author.

Title A secular need : Islamic law and state governance in contemporary India / Jeffrey A. Redding.

Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2020]


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Physical description 1 online resource ( xvii, 220 pages.) :
Series Global South Asia
Global South Asia.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Indian Secularism and Its Relationship to Islamic Law -- Muslim and Mundane : Historical and Contemporary Aspects of Dar ul Qazas -- Secularism and "Shari'a Courts" : A Constitutional Controversy -- Secular Emotion and the Rule of Law : The Case of Ayesha -- Secular Need and Divorce : India and the Geopolity -- Illegitimacy and Indigeneity : Secular Courts and Muslim Dar ul Qazas -- Conclusion : Feeling Like a State
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 03, 2020).
Other author ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Law -- India -- Islamic influences.
Islamic law -- India.
Legal polycentricity -- India.
Muslims -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- India.
Domestic relations -- India.
Islamic courts -- India.
Local series Proquest Ebook Central
ISBN 9780295747095 electronic book
0295747099 electronic book
9780295747071 hardcover
9780295747088 paperback