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Islamic law in Africa

by Anderson, J. N. D. Sir

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Published by Cass in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Islamic law -- Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. N. D. Anderson.
      SeriesCass library of African law, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 409 p.
      Number of Pages409
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5163935M
      ISBN 100714619051
      LC Control Number74576832

        The discovery of the book in the spring of was among a number of clues indicating that the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, was trying to establish a toehold in the lawless jungles of. General Overviews. The concise overview Badr is a good introduction for any beginning student of Islamic international law. An elaborately referenced overview of the general and thematic issues of Islamic international law can be found in Bassiouni and Baderin Khadduri and Hamidullah are both considered seminal studies, the former being an .

      Numerous schools of jurisprudence emerged in the course of Islamic history. Four coexist today within Sunni Islam, with one or more dominant in particular areas—Maliki (N and W Africa), Hanafi (Turkic Asia), Shafii (Egypt, E Africa, SE Asia), and Hanbali (Saudi Arabia; see Ibn Hanbal, Ahmad). While these schools of jurisprudence vary on. Sharīʿah, also spelled Sharia, the fundamental religious concept of Islam—namely, its law.. The religious law of Islam is seen as the expression of God’s command for Muslims and, in application, constitutes a system of duties that are incumbent upon all Muslims by virtue of their religious belief. Known as the Sharīʿah (literally, “the path leading to the watering place”), the .

      Islamic Law in Africa by J. Norman D. Anderson, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Rules of Namaz» The Friday prayer (ṣalāt al-jumuʿah) and its laws. Rules of Namaz» Some laws concerning the Friday prayer. Rules of Namaz» The time for the prayer after sunset (maghrib) and the evening (ʿishāʾ) prayer. Rules of Namaz» The time for the morning (ṣubḥ) prayer. Rules of Namaz» Laws relating to the time of prayers.


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