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The Resource Understanding Islamic law : Sharīʻa, Raj Bhala

Understanding Islamic law : Sharīʻa, Raj Bhala

Label
Understanding Islamic law : Sharīʻa
Title
Understanding Islamic law
Title remainder
Sharīʻa
Statement of responsibility
Raj Bhala
Title variation
Sharīʻa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bhala, Raj
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Understanding series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islamic law
  • Islamic law
Label
Understanding Islamic law : Sharīʻa, Raj Bhala
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Muhammad (PBUH) before prophethood (570/571-610 A.D.) -- Muhammad (PBUH) as prophet (610-632 A.D.) -- Holy quran (610-650 A.D.) : revelation, compilation, and tenets -- Caliphs of Mecca and Medina (Rashidun) (632-661 A.D.) -- Umayyad Caliphate (661-750 A.D.) -- Abbasid Caliphate (750-1258 A.D.) -- The crusades (1095-1272 A.D.) -- Sunni-Shiite split (632-680 A.D.) -- Shiism and its Imams (680-940 A.D.) -- Ottoman Turkish empire (11th Century 1923 A.D.) -- Moghul Indian empire (1504-1857 A.D.) -- Fundamental sources : holy Quran and Sunnah -- Secondary sources : [Ijma and Qiyas] -- Controversial additional sources -- Five pillars of Islam -- Four Sunnite schools of Islamic law -- Islam and capitalist economic growth -- Property law : ownership and property -- Property law : public property, private property, and possession -- Property law : protecting and restricting private ownership -- Contract law : general principles and contract information -- Contract law : types and contracts -- Contract law : performance, terms, and remedies -- Business associations law : traditional types of partnership -- Business associations law : modern partnerships and agricultural ventures -- Banking law : risk (Gharar) -- Banking law : interest (Ribb)
  • Banking law : legal devices (Hiyal) and the prohibition on interest (Ribb) -- Finance (Tamweel) : Islamic bonds (Sukuk) and securitization -- Finance (Tamweel) : types and risks of Islamic bonds (Sukuk) -- Finance (Tamweel) : insurance (Takaful) and money transfers (Hawalah) -- Marriage and divorce -- Rights of wife -- Women and work -- Women and clothes -- Rearing children -- Contraception -- Abortion -- Wills (Wasaya), charitable trusts (Waqfs), and euthanasia -- Law of succession -- Key concepts -- Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : sex crimes -- Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : drinking and stealing -- Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : converting and religious freedom -- Private claims (Haqq adami) -- Law of war -- Jihad (Struggle) -- Terrorism
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
lxxi, 1,455 pages, 13 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781422417485
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011014327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)711959943
Label
Understanding Islamic law : Sharīʻa, Raj Bhala
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Muhammad (PBUH) before prophethood (570/571-610 A.D.) -- Muhammad (PBUH) as prophet (610-632 A.D.) -- Holy quran (610-650 A.D.) : revelation, compilation, and tenets -- Caliphs of Mecca and Medina (Rashidun) (632-661 A.D.) -- Umayyad Caliphate (661-750 A.D.) -- Abbasid Caliphate (750-1258 A.D.) -- The crusades (1095-1272 A.D.) -- Sunni-Shiite split (632-680 A.D.) -- Shiism and its Imams (680-940 A.D.) -- Ottoman Turkish empire (11th Century 1923 A.D.) -- Moghul Indian empire (1504-1857 A.D.) -- Fundamental sources : holy Quran and Sunnah -- Secondary sources : [Ijma and Qiyas] -- Controversial additional sources -- Five pillars of Islam -- Four Sunnite schools of Islamic law -- Islam and capitalist economic growth -- Property law : ownership and property -- Property law : public property, private property, and possession -- Property law : protecting and restricting private ownership -- Contract law : general principles and contract information -- Contract law : types and contracts -- Contract law : performance, terms, and remedies -- Business associations law : traditional types of partnership -- Business associations law : modern partnerships and agricultural ventures -- Banking law : risk (Gharar) -- Banking law : interest (Ribb)
  • Banking law : legal devices (Hiyal) and the prohibition on interest (Ribb) -- Finance (Tamweel) : Islamic bonds (Sukuk) and securitization -- Finance (Tamweel) : types and risks of Islamic bonds (Sukuk) -- Finance (Tamweel) : insurance (Takaful) and money transfers (Hawalah) -- Marriage and divorce -- Rights of wife -- Women and work -- Women and clothes -- Rearing children -- Contraception -- Abortion -- Wills (Wasaya), charitable trusts (Waqfs), and euthanasia -- Law of succession -- Key concepts -- Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : sex crimes -- Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : drinking and stealing -- Claims of God (Haqq Allah) : converting and religious freedom -- Private claims (Haqq adami) -- Law of war -- Jihad (Struggle) -- Terrorism
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
lxxi, 1,455 pages, 13 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781422417485
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011014327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)711959943

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