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Crime and Punishment in Islamic LawA Fresh Interpretation

Crime and Punishment in Islamic Law: A Fresh Interpretation

Mohammad Hashim Kamali

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190910648
eISBN:
9780190910679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190910648.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

This volume offers a fresh interpretation of Islamic punishments, namely ḥudūd, qiṣāṣ, and taʿzīr, based on a holistic reading of Qur’anic verses on the subject. To do this, the book provides a ... More

The House of SciencesThe First Modern University in the Muslim World

The House of Sciences: The First Modern University in the Muslim World

Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190051556
eISBN:
9780190051587
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190051556.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

This book examines the process of founding a Western institution, namely a university, in the Ottoman Empire, a cultural environment wholly different from its place of origin in Western Europe. This ... More

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