An Introduction to Islamic Law


This book presents a broad account of the present knowledge of the history and outlines the system of Islamic law. Showing that Islamic law is the key to understanding the essence of one of the great world religions, this book explores how it still influences the laws of contemporary Islamic states, and is in itself a remarkable manifestation of legal thought.

Introduction to Islamic Law 1993, Oxford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780198251613


An Introduction to Islamic Law 1983, Clarendon Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198254737

Revised edition

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