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Title Routledge handbook of Islamic law / Edited by Khaled Abou El Fadl, Ahmad Atif Ahmad, and Said Fares Hassan.

Published London : Routledge, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. London Available via World Wide Web.
History notes Khaled Abou El Fadl is the Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Distinguished Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law. He is the author of numerous books and articles on Islam and Shari'ah, Islamic law and Islamic jurisprudence. Among his books are: Reasoning with God: Reclaiming Shari'ah in the Modern Age (Rowman and Littlefield, 2014); The Search for Beauty in Islam: A Conference of the Books (Rowman and Littlefield, 2006); Speaking in God's Name: Islamic law, Authority and Women (Oneworld Publications, 2001); And God Knows the Soldiers: The Authoritative and Authoritarian in Islamic Discourses (Rowman and Littlefield/UPA, 2001); The Great Theft: Wrestling Islam from the Extremists (HarperOne, 2007) and Rebellion and Violence in Islamic Law (Cambridge University Press, 2001). Ahmad Atif Ahmad is professor of religious studies at the University of California in Santa Barbara (UCSB). He is the author of Islamic Law: Cases, Authorities, and Worldview (London: Bloomsbury, 2017), The Fatigue of the Sharia (New York: Palgrave, 2012), and Structural Interrelations of Theory and Practice in Islamic Law (Leiden: Brill, 2006), Professor Ahmad teaches courses on Islamic legal reasoning in medieval Islam and early modern Egypt. Said Fares Hassan currently teaches at al-Azhar University, Faculty of Languages and Translation, Department of Islamic Studies, Cairo, Egypt. He received his PhD from UCLA in 2011. He worked as a visiting assistant professor at Georgetown University in 2012; a visiting fellow at the Institute for Islamic Studies (IAIN) Sultan Maulana Hasanuddin, Indonesia in 2014; and a visiting fellow at the Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies, Freie Universitèat, Berlin also in 2014. His publications includeFiqh al-Aqalliyyat: History, Development and Progress (New York: Palgrave Macmillan2013) and 'Law-Abiding Citizen: RecentFatwason Muslim Minorities' Loyalty to Western Nations',Journal of the Muslim World, October 2015. He has contributed a number of chapters to edited volumes such asEducation and the Arab Spring: Shifting Toward Democracy, 2016,Christian-Muslim Relations. A Bibliographical History, 2016,andThe Encyclopedia ofMuslim American History, 2010.
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 14, 2019).
Other author Abou El Fadl, Khaled, 1963- editor.
Ahmad, Ahmad Atif, editor.
Hassan, Said Fares, editor.
Taylor & Francis.
Subject Islamic law.
Islamic law -- Methodology.
Islamic law -- History.
Variant Title Handbook of Islamic law
Local series Taylor & Francis eBooks
ISBN 9781315753881 (electronic book)
131575388X (electronic book)
9781317622451 (electronic book : PDF)
1317622456 (electronic book : PDF)
9781317622437 (electronic book : Mobipocket)
131762243X (electronic book : Mobipocket)
9781317622444 (electronic book : EPUB)
1317622448 (electronic book : EPUB)

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